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Series 1: Exceeding Expectations - Episodes 1 to 100

Series 2: Happy vs Flourishing - Episodes 1 to 25

Series 3: Habits & Health - Episodes 1 to 100

Series 4: The Art of Living Proactively (Harnessing the Power of Your Choices) - Episodes 1 to ...

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Dec 2, 2023

On this insightful episode, Tony Winyard and Helena Holrick delve into the transformative power of lifestyle choices on long-term health and quality of life. From discussing the centenarian decathlon to the impact of breathing techniques on the nervous system, this episode is packed with valuable insights into proactive living. Join our captivating host and his esteemed guest for an engaging conversation that explores holistic health, the importance of sleep, and the unprecedented mission of the Octogenarian and Centenarian Olympics. Discover the potential of whole person health and gain inspiration from personal stories and experiences that truly exemplify the art of living proactively.


01:09 Introduction and Episode Overview
01:29 Introducing the Guest Host: Helena Holrick
02:21 The Journey of the Podcast
03:47 The Art of Interviewing
04:20 Tony's Radio Career and Interviewing Celebrities
05:06 The Evolution of Tony's Interviewing Style
05:33 The Impact of Confidence in Interviewing
06:35 The Importance of Curiosity in Conversations
06:59 Tony's Favorite Interview Experiences
08:16 Tony's Work Outside Podcasting
08:38 The Importance of Habits in Achieving Goals
11:20 The Role of Health in Tony's Life
11:31 The Impact of Family Health History
13:01 The Importance of Nutrition in Health
15:51 The Centenarian Olympics: A Health Mission
19:14 The Importance of Breathing in Health
20:29 Understanding Dysfunctional Breathing
22:36 The Role of Breathing in Stress Management
26:00 The Future of the Podcast: 360 Degrees of Health Span
26:45 Podcast Frequency and Format
27:17 Content Strategy: Blogs and E-books
27:46 Storytelling and Humor in Podcasts
28:08 The Importance of Health Education
28:41 Sharing Personal Stories
29:09 A Life-Changing Cycling Adventure
33:45 Lessons from Living in Different Countries
34:28 The Power of People and Connections
37:14 The Influence of Eastern Medicine
38:09 The Impact of Age and Attitude
45:19 The Importance of Sleep
46:57 The Power of Quotes
48:36 The Space Between Stimulus and Response
49:13 Breathwork as a Tool for Response
49:54 Developing Healthy Habits
50:25 Closing Remarks and Gratitude

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