Episode 99

Published on:

7th May 2024

Unlocking Protein's Power | Dr. Jess Gwin on Essential Amino Acids and Muscle Health

Dr. Jess Gwin, a recognized expert in nutritional sciences, unveils the profound role of proteins and essential amino acids in our diet. We discuss the critical importance of protein quality and its impact on more than just muscle health—exploring how it influences hunger, brain function, and satiety.

Delving into the nuances of daily protein optimization, Dr. Gwin explains why all proteins aren't created equal and the implications for dietary guidelines. The conversation also covers the limitations of current dietary guidelines and what future research is needed to improve public health recommendations.

Dr. Gwin provides insightful perspectives on the potential changes in how we view protein intake and its overall role in our health.

Join us in this enlightening podcast where we explore the essential yet often overlooked aspects of nutritional science and how it impacts your overall wellbeing.

This episode is brought to you by Maui Nui, Cozy Earth, Fatty15, InsideTracker, and 1st Phorm.

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About the Podcast

The Dr. Gabrielle Lyon Show
The Dr. Gabrielle Lyon Show promotes a healthy world, and in order to have a healthy world, we must have transparent conversations. This show is dedicated to such conversations as the listener; your education, understanding, strength, and health are the primary focus. The goal of this show is to provide you with a framework for navigating the health and wellness space and, most importantly, being the champion of your own life. Guests include highly trustworthy professionals that bring both the art and science of wellness aspects that are both physical and mental. Dr. Gabrielle Lyon is a Washington University fellowship-trained physician who serves the innovators, mavericks, and leaders in their fields, as well as working closely with the Special Operations Military. She is the founder of the Institute of Muscle-Centric Medicine® and serves patients worldwide.