Health Equity

Part 2: The Secret of How Diet Culture Oppresses and Exploits the LatinX Community with Carolina Guízar

Hola, hola, hola, welcome back to the One Small Bite Podcast! David is excited to bring back today his special guest Latinx expert and registered dietitian nutritionist Carolina Guízar for Part 2 of this 3 Part Series. If you haven’t yet listened to Part 1, please take a moment and listen in because it helps…

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How to Overcome Eating and Body Image Challenges with The Body Joyful Author Anne Poirier

Hola amigos! Welcome back to another fantastic episode of the One Small Bite Podcast. We are so excited to bring you yet another thought inspiring conversation about body image, food, eating, substance challenges, eating disorders, and life changing journeys. In this episode David talks to Body Confidence Coach and Self-Talk Trainer Anne Poirier. Listen in…

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How Black Women and BIPoC are Further Marginalize by Diet Culture with Whitney Trotter

Welcome back mis amigos! I’m excited for today’s episode because I have the honor to talk to Whitney Trotter, registered dietitian nutritionist, nurse, and soon to be a DNP (Doctor of Nurse Practice). In this episode we talk about how black women and BIPoC (Black, Indigenous, and People of Color) are missed diagnosed for disordered…

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Episode 89: Very Low Carbohydrate Diets and No Weight Loss? What’s Going On?

This episode is all about how weight loss articles send the wrong message. We continue to inspect the referenced research with a weight inclusive lens. Episode 89 dives into one of the referenced research papers from an article about very low carbohydrates diets and weight loss. The article and research was reviewed by our intern…

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Episode 88: 8 Red Flags of Weight Loss Research – Solo Episode

On this Solo Episode, David explains some of the holes in weight loss research, shines a light on why the research doesn’t support weight loss as a cure for everything, and discusses the difference between weight centric and weight inclusive. He asks “If you are supposed to lose weight to live longer and stay healthy…

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Episode 86: The Body Positive Fitness Center You Can’t Live Without with Guest Abbey Griffith

David interviews Abbey Griffith, the owner of Clarity Fitness a body positive fitness center in Decatur, Georgia. During this episode David and Abbey talk about what body positivity means, how Clarity Fitness came to be, and they have an open and honest conversation about their personal struggles with weight centric thinking. In this episode it…

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Episode 85: Body Trust and How it Can Help You Break Free from Diet Culture with Guest Aaron Flores

In episode 85 David interviews guest Aaron Flores, a Body Trust® Certified dietitian based in California, about how body trust can help you break free from diet culture. During their conversation, David and Aaron connect on similarities in their journey to becoming dietitians. They discuss topics like what it is like transitioning from a weight-centric…

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Episode 83: How Body Liberation Frees Us from Diet Culture with Guest Kent Thomas

This week David interviews Kent Thomas, a social worker that focuses on body liberation coaching in Tacoma, WA. In this podcast David and Kent discuss difficult questions and thought provoking ideas around food, eating disorders, and body liberation. David asks Kent what body liberation is; They discuss queerness and Christianity, body shaming in the gay…

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Episode 62: How Your Health is Determined By the Professional with Guest Tamara Melton

In this episode registered dietitian nutritionist Tamara Melton with Diversify Dietetics, speaks to us about how she is increasing the racial and ethnic diversity in the field of nutrition by empowering black nutrition leaders of tomorrow. This is vital as over 81% of registered dietitian nutritionist are white, and only 3% are black, which is…

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