Dave Asprey is the founder of Bulletproof and author of New York Times bestseller The Bulletproof Diet, he is a Silicon Valley investor and technology entrepreneur who spent two decades and over $300,000 to hack his own biology. Dave provides information, techniques and keys to taking control of and improving your biochemistry, your body and your mind so they work in unison, helping you execute at levels far beyond what you’d expect, without burning out, getting sick, or allowing stress to control your decisions. Dave has unequivocally popularized the term “bio-hacking” and is in one of the leading world’s top-most recognized people working in this field today.
In a remarkable change, Dave lost 100 pounds without counting calories or excessive exercise, he used techniques to upgrade his brain to an IQ over 150, and lowered his biological age while learning to sleep more efficiently and in less time. Learning to do these seemingly impossible things transformed him into a better entrepreneur, a better husband, and a better father.
From private brain EEG facilities hidden in a Canadian forest to remote monasteries in Tibet, from Silicon Valley to the Andes, Dave Asprey used hacking techniques and tried everything on himself, obsessively focused on discovering the answers to this one persistent question:
What are the simplest things you can do to be better at everything?
What emerged is the idea of becoming Bulletproof: the state of high performance where you take control of and improve your biochemistry, your body, and your mind so they work in unison, helping you execute at levels far beyond what you’d expect, without burning out, getting sick, or allowing stress to control your decisions. It used to take a lifetime to radically rewire the human body and mind this way, if you were lucky enough to even know it was possible. Technology has changed the rules.
Dave founded Bulletproof to make these breakthroughs – and the body and brain you deserve — easily available to you in your everyday life.
In this episode we spoke to Dave about the blueprint he has designed to hack our minds: how we work, how we eat and supplement our diet, how we deal with stress. We get into Dave’s personal story of how he has accomplished becoming one of the world’s leaders in the bio-hacking field – and so much more
This conversation will inform, entertain and enthrall you.
Editorial Reviews on “The Bulletproof Diet”:
“Dave Asprey will make you question everything you thought you knew about nutrition and health. His revolutionary advice will truly make you a healthier, better-looking, smarter version of yourself–we can all be Bulletproof like Dave!” ―Mark Hyman, #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Blood Sugar Solution
“So cutting edge that you may draw blood, The Bulletproof Diet will teach you how to avoid the toxins, enjoy more butter, and have tremendous fun as you get lean.” ―SARA GOTTFRIED, MD, New York Times bestselling author of The Hormone Cure
“In the high stakes world of peak performance in both the boardroom and locker room, The Bulletproof Diet delivers on the promise of vibrant health, abundant energy, and heightened awareness to knock it out of the park. It should almost be considered an unfair advantage–that’s how good it is!” ―DR. JEFF “CORNERMAN” SPENCER, creator of “The Champion’s Blueprint” and 9-time Performance Coach for the Tour de France
“We all know how easy it is to gain weight and get out of shape. By applying the concepts in The Bulletproof Diet, losing weight and getting in shape will be just as easy. Dave has done the research to understand the intricacies of how our diet went wrong, and then shows us a simple process to turn it all around. Let Dave show you how a great body and amazing health are your birthright, not a pipe dream.” ―DOUG MCGUFF, MD, co-author of Body By Science and President of Ultimate Exercise, Inc.
“Dave Asprey is a biohacker extraordinaire–The Bulletproof Diet will make you rethink everything you know about food!” ―STEVEN KOTLER, New York Times bestselling author of Rise of Superman and Abundance and director of research for the Flow Genome Project
“I’ve searched for years to find a way of eating that would help me on long tours with my band where I need to perform at a high energy level night after night on little sleep. Bulletproof is literally food for performance, and is going to help people lead healthier lives with more physical vitality and more mental clarity.” ―STEPHAN JENKINS, lead singer, songwriter, and guitarist for Third Eye Blind