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Does exercise really help your mood? John J. Ratey, MD is a Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School and author of “SPARK: The Revolutionary New Science of Exercise and the Brain.” Spartan Race founder and CEO Joe De Sena invited him on Spartan Up podcast to ask.
"There's nothing in life that you can't walk off."
In this episode, you will hear:
- How exercise can be used to treat depression
- The benefits of exercising outdoors
- The importance of having a goal or destination when exercising
More about John http://www.johnratey.com/
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Producer – Marion Abrams, Madmotion.com
Host: Joe De Sena
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