I have spent more than a decade studying the science of biohacking, going back to the early days of Dave Asprey’s bulletproof coffee and diet. Suffice it to say, I have experimented with nearly every type of biohacking diet, supplement, or device out there. After trying everything, here is the bottom line. Biohacking is not a one-size-fits-all. It can also be extremely time-consuming, so you want to pick and choose what works best for your specific goals.
In this Blog, I will share with you some of the most common Biohacks as well as share with you my own personal hacks for optimizing my health and longevity.
"We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence then is not an act, but a habit."– Aristotle
What is Biohacking?
Depending on whom you ask, you’ll get a different definition of biohacking.
Biohacking comes down to something we can all relate to the desire to feel better. Whether you just want to not be sick anymore or want to become as smart and strong as you possibly can, it is all about improving the quality of your life.
It is about optimizing human performance. By using science, advanced technologies, and nutrition, biohackers live up to the promise of improved health, well-being, enhanced productivity, and energy levels, along with the improved quality of sleep and optimized physical activity.
Simply put, Biohacking is all about making people healthier, happier, and stronger with the vision of creating longevity.
Some Common Biohacks
Some common biohacking, like meditation and intermittent fasting, has been around since ancient times. Supplements are another popular tool in the biohacker’s arsenal. There’s a whole host of pills people take, from anti-aging supplements to nootropics or “smart drugs.”
Cold Therapy -. Many biohackers believe that exposing the body to cold can help burn fat faster when you’re trying to drop weight, and they recommend ice baths, cold showers, or even cryotherapy.
#1 Red Light Therapy - The benefits of red light therapy are numerous, including wound healing, arthritis relief, collagen production, treating skin conditions, and reducing inflammation.
#2 Functional Music - Biohacking through functional music uses binaural beats and tones to synchronize our brainwaves. Whether you want to meditate or energize, there are specific tunes for whatever state of mind you desire.
#3 Cryotherapy - If you have aches and pains or need to recover from physical exertion, cryotherapy will quickly reduce inflammation and aid in muscle and joint repair. The experience is invigorating, only takes a few minutes, and can be addictive.
#5 Gratitude Practice - A practice of consistently focusing your mind on the positive aspects of life allows you to see the best in every situation when life throws you the inevitable curveball.
#6 Supplements - When it comes to biohacking, use a rifle instead of a shotgun approach. Whatever your condition, there’s a supplement for you, But choose wisely; not all supplements are created the same.
Don’t try everything at once and focus on the specific areas you wish to improve.
If you are interested in pursuing Biohacking, check out Ben Greenfield. His book called, “Boundless” is an encyclopedia on biohacking
Ben Greenfields' 10 most important daily biohacks
My Personal Biohack Routine
After experimenting with many many supplements and countless devices ranging from pemf to heart rate variability, the following list represents what
Meditation – 20mins – 60 mins a day
Daily Gratitude Practice – probably the best thing you can do to relieve stress & anxiety and be happy
A,D,C, Coq10, Zinc, Iodine, Peptides,B6,B12,
Protein powder, Greens powder, Lions Mane, Chaga, Curcumin
Glutathione, Collagen powder, Qualia Mind
Intermittent Fasting – eat only one main meal a day, no food 3 hours before sleep
FYI, I only do this for 1 week a month.
Vegetarian diet – key to success is supplementing B12 and amino acids.
Ocean Swimming 3-5x a week
Walking 30 mins a day – Vigorous walking has been proven to lose fat better than running
Earthing or Grounding - walking barefoot outside or sitting, working,
you can also sleep indoors on mats connected to conductive systems, that transfer the energy from the ground into the body.
Infrared sauna 4-5 days a week
Cryotherapy 3-4x a week – reduces inflammation and aids in muscle/joint repair
Redlight Therapy – 5 days a week
Nano Vi – for cellular health - Daily: https://eng3corp.com/
Vibe plate – to enhance workouts
Sun Exposure – 30 mins a day usually on the beach – increases Vit D
Bemer Mat – for Muscles: recovery, rehab & repair.
BFR – workout: increase growth hormone production & circulation
Intravenous Stem Cells - 2x a Year.
Sleep 6-7hrs a night – Dark and cool room, no blue light, sleep mask, and binaural beats music
The opinions expressed on this blog are the sole of the author and are purely for information purposes and not meant as advice or for use by everyone. Talk to a doctor or nutritionist before making any significant changes to your diet, or activities. And make sure to do any of the biohacking tips in this blog and do your own research before putting any foreign substance into your body.