Ep #5 Failure: The Key to Success

When it comes to losing weight, most people look for “fool proof” diet plans that promise success without decision-making. When these highly-structured plans don’t work, we blame the plan. Shifting blame to the plan allows our primitive brain to emotionally insulate ourselves from feelings of failure. This natural inclination to avoid feelings of failure undermines weight loss efforts by removing the trial and error process, which is necessary to achieve success. This podcast discusses how this fear of failure may be undermining your weight loss efforts.

Ep #4 Fasting: The Other F-Word

Anyone who knows me, knows I drop the f-bomb like it’s a comma. In this Podcast I discuss another f-word… FASTING. The concept of fasting is not new. For centuries, people have fasted a variety of reasons including politically-motivated hunger strikes and religious observances. Yet today if you mention fasting, most people cringe and explain “low-blood-sugar makes them cranky.” A growing body of research suggests that fasting, or specifically intermittent fasting, is effective for weight loss and managing common weight-related disease.

Intermittent Fasting FAQs

Following my Facebook LIVE on intermittent fasting, I was inundated with questions. I put together this FAQs on fasting to provide additional clarity and information.

Your Brain and Food: Why We Eat

Your Brain and Food: Why We Eat Do you struggle with weight loss? Perhaps you have tried various diets only to experience initial weight loss followed by plateaus and relapse. If this sounds familiar, you are not alone. Millions of Americans struggle with overeating or other unhealthy patterns of behavior. While we often blame ourselves…

Question Everything to Achieve Anything

Question Everything to Achieve Anything Whether you achieve or fail at a goal is typically determined before you ever start.  This is because we often give power to thoughts that don’t serve us. These thoughts undermine our success by creating mental roadblocks or limitations on achievement. Whether you are looking to lose weight, stop smoking…

Introducing DelaneMD: Offering Effective Weight Loss & Disease Prevention

DelaneMD Offers Effective Approach to Weight Loss Wichita, KS, November 26, 2018 – DelaneMD is now helping people permanently lose weight and better manage weight-related disease. Owned and operated by Delane Vaughn, MD, a board-certified family medicine physician, DelaneMD offers life coaching with an experienced doctor who is solely focused on helping clients achieve their health…

Data is King: Food Journaling for Success

Data is King: Food Journaling for Success Food journaling is an important tool for achieving effective and permanent weight loss. Why? Because it works.  A common component of weight loss programs, multiple studies have shown food journaling to contribute to successful and sustained weight loss. When it comes to food journaling, keep it simple.  I…