Reviewer: Emily Gonzalez, ND

Emily Gonzalez is a naturopathic doctor based out of Seattle, Washington. Originally from New Jersey, Gonzalez relocated to the West Coast to earn her undergraduate degree at Stanford University. She received her doctorate in naturopathic medicine from Bastyr University. Currently, she is the Scientific Affairs Manager at Bulletproof. Gonzalez hopes her combined knowledge of science and traditional medicine will help people feel their best. Outside of work, you can find her reading, bird watching, solving a New York Times crossword puzzle, sipping a Bulletproof Original Decaf coffee or infusing her favorite Bulletproof product, Dark Chocolate Complete Daily Energy.

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How to Meal Prep: A Beginner’s Guide for Perfect Make-Ahead Meals

Meal prep is more than a food trend: It’s a handy approach you can use to make delicious, homemade food...

The Incredible Benefits Intermittent Fasting

The Complete Intermittent Fasting Guide for Beginners

Intermittent fasting, also called IF, is pretty simple. You eat within a shortened period of time, and you fast the...

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The Ultimate Bulletproof Guide to Fitness, Exercise Supplements and Recovery

Achieving your fitness goals requires more than just loading up a barbell and hitting some full-depth squats and picture-perfect deadlifts....

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Can I Take Too Much Collagen in One Day?

Collagen is one of your body’s unsung heroes. This structural protein does it all—and then some. From helping your skin...

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Inside Bulletproof: You Already Know About Prebiotics and Probiotics—Time to Meet Postbiotics

You have likely heard of prebiotics and probiotics, but have you heard of postbiotics? While the term may be new,...

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How to Support Your Brain and Body With Natural Energy Supplements

Feeling worn down? (Who isn’t?) Energy is more than just the way you feel after drinking a big mug of...

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Your Guide to Light Therapy for Better Energy, Sleep and Mood

Light isn’t just good for your plants—it’s also good for your cells. From red light to sunshine, light benefits your...

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Lemon Coffee for Fat Burning: Is the Juice Worth the Squeeze?

Could a squeeze of citrus in your morning cup of joe help you burn fat? While TikTok users around the...

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Want to Burn Fat? 8 Things Not to Do

Trimming body fat isn’t a goal exclusive to bodybuilders and fitness pros. From stay-at-home moms to dedicated gym goers, many...

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9 Ways to Start Your Day With Sustained Energy

Think a mid-afternoon cup of coffee is necessary to make it through the end of the workday? Think again. By...

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Best Detox Foods: 19 Recipes for a New Year’s Refresh

With 2022 right around the corner, it’s time to ditch bad diet trends and start fresh. If you want to set your...

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Why You Should Eat Organ Meat (And How To Make It Taste Good)

Superfoods are “super” because they’re packed with nutrients people don’t normally get from other foods. You might think about green...

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New Year New You: 8 Tips to Start the New Year Off Right

With the year finally coming to a close, that puts you one step closer to an opportunity for a fresh...

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#BETHEPROOF: 12 Inspiring Guest Bloggers Share Their Truths

In 2021, we set out to connect with real people (like you!) seeking to share their #BETHEPROOF stories, aka how they’ve...

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What Makes a Protein Complete?

What is a complete protein, exactly? Most people immediately think of chicken breast, steak, protein shakes, or maybe even eggs....

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MCT Oil vs. MCT Oil Powder: How to Pick the Best Fat-Burning Supplement

Whether you blend it into your coffee or add it to your favorite salad dressing, MCT oil is a powerful...