In this podcast episode we speak with lifestyle physician Dr. Darren Clair about the stress hormone cortisol. Why are we more stressed out than our ancient ancestors and what can we as runners do about it? Plus, we share an update from our roadtrip in Europe and Trevor tells a story about being stuck in “airport hell”.
The Stress Episode -All About Cortisol
Dr. Darren Clair, MD, is a function medicine physician and has been practicing medicine in the Los Angeles area for over 30 years. He is a graduate of Columbia University’s College of Physicians and Surgeons and completed his postgraduate work at UCLA Hospital. He is a Board Certified anesthesiologist, and in 2003, he opened Vibrance Medical Group, Inc. in order to help people to use their body’s natural curative powers to heal their ailments and stay healthy.
In 2017, Dr. Clair became one of only 300 doctors to have earned the title of Certified Lifestyle Physician with the American Board of Lifestyle Medicine. He is the Chief Medical Officer at Rebalance Health.
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The Richmond Marathon -2022 marks the 45th running of the marathon so it’s a great year to take part and join the celebration!