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The Carnivore Cast is a podcast focused on the carnivore diet and lifestyle with practical advice from successful carnivores, citizen scientists, and top researchers answering your burning questions and meaty topics. 

Feb 14, 2019

Dr. Brianna Stubbs (@BriannaStubbs) has a PhD in ketone metabolism from the University of Oxford and is the research lead at HVMN, a ketone ester drink and nootropics company in San Francisco. Brianna is also world-champion rower who won two gold medals for Great Britain in the lightweight women's double and quadruple sculls, as well as winning the Oxford-Cambridge boat race twice. She's the youngest person to row across the English channel at age 12.


Dr. Brianna and I discuss the following:

  • Her background and what led her to study ketone metabolism
  • Her athletic achievements & how they tie in
  • Her work with athletes today
  • How ketones can impact athletic performance
  • How ketogenic benefits vary by sports
  • Ketone effects on health and cognition
  • Where Brianna sees the world of ketones and the keto diet headed
  • Who should be worried about ketones vs. not
  • Carnivore diet and ketones
  • What Brianna's diet and exercise regime look like today
  • Her role at HVMN
  • Her goals going forward


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