HEATHER MCALLISTER: From Smoking, Eating Disorders, and Bad Habits to Professional Athlete; Her Story with Hashimoto's, Infertility, and the Come-up
In this episode, Celeste Rains-Turk talks to Heather Mcallister, Founder of FlavoredPBCo and nutritionist with a passion for fitness who has been diagnosed with autoimmune disorder and thyroid disease. She is a wife to a police officer and mother who has been through years of depression, anorexia, binge eating, weight gain, and even infertility. She made her health a priority, practiced her education on herself, turned her life around and even became a pro athlete.
We discuss her past with; smoking, eating disorders, and bad habits and how she turned all of this around, became obsessed with fitness, and discovered her love for bodybuilding despite her thyroid complications.
After struggling with kidney issues for years and going on antibiotics for over 1.5 years her illness began and had a lack of nutrients from poor eating habits and a damaged gut which let her to not absorb the right nutrients.
She had to undergo 2 years of fertility treatment.
She grew up as an athlete and played tennis for half of her life, got very into fitness classes and bootcamps then she prepped with a coach for her first show and realized she needed more help to take it to the next level... tune into the episode to hear the full scoop.
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Confessions of a Bikini Pro Podcast
The Confessions of a Bikini Pro Podcast is the only place where IFBB Bikini Pros share their struggles, strategies, stories, insights, and advice in a real, raw, and vulnerable setting. Host, Celeste Rains-Turk, dives into the parts of these professionals' lives that aren't always openly discussed in the public eye or on social media
CONFESSIONS OF A BIKINI PRO PODCAST
The Confessions of a Bikini Pro Podcast is the only place where IFBB Bikini Pros share their struggles, strategies, stories, insights, and advice in a real, raw, and vulnerable setting.
The goal of this podcast is to educate, inspire, and remind other competitors, athletes, or the average gym goer that even the most elite professionals face hardships, health problems, mental obstacles, and other adversities. A
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