TM Volume 25 2015 EXTRAORDINARY HEALTH TEAM Welcome to Fall Ya’ll If my introduction sounds like it has a Texas twist, it’s intentional. In early September, we gathered our Sales team together in Fort Worth, Texas, for a mid-year sales conference. The charm of that city has stayed with me, as has the emotional impact of spending several days with our incredible Sales team. I can’t say enough how humbling it is to be part of a family whose compassion, intelligence and commitment to helping others are so genuine. This edition of Extraordinary Health™ Magazine (Volume 25) is, quite simply, an incredible read. The knowledge, information and stories in these pages are a testament to the passion of our people and the mission of our brand. Journey with us on The Healthy Living Caravan “Tiny House” Tour, where we’re bringing organic nutrition to movie sets, concerts, festivals and markets across the country. Get up close and personal with our celebrity feature, FOX Network’s Emily Deschanel, star of the award-winning hit series, Bones. Emily shares with us her path to happiness through nutritional choices, motherhood and commitment to healing our planet. EDITOR Guy Burgstahler ASSOCIATE EDITOR Marilyn Gemino CONTRIBUTING EDITOR Julie Helm CONTRIBUTING EDITOR Rhonda Price CONTRIBUTING EXPERT Dawn Thorpe Jarvis CONTRIBUTING WRITER Lisa Gallo PUBLISHING ART DIRECTOR Angela DiGloria COVER PHOTO CREDIT Brian Bowen Smith GoL brand ambassadors EJ Johnson (Paddleboard racing champion), Karen Putz (champion water skier), Latavius Murray (NFL running back) and David Booth (NHL power forward) dish on the nutritional fuel it takes to be an elite athlete. Get to know our own Gardeners Gwen Eager and Jason Hunolt, via a three-part series where they share personal stories of their organic lifestyle devotions. They’re beyond inspiring. And benefit from the unparalleled expertise of Dr. David Perlmutter, who provides an in-depth perspective on the relationship of health and a balanced microbiome. CONTACT US Extraordinary Health™ is Most importantly, you’ll learn about our devotion to traceability. I can say with confidence: no one in the Natural Products Industry goes to greater lengths than Garden of Life to ensure product quality, purity and honesty. 4200 Northcorp Parkway, Suite 200 We continue to lead the way in obtaining the most credible, recognized third-party certifications that provide an “open book” history we’re proud to share. www.gardenoflife.com published by Garden of Life, LLC. Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410 Sincerely, ©2015 Garden of Life, LLC. All rights reserved. This magazine is not intended to provide medical advice on personal health conditions, nor to replace recommendations made by health professionals. The opinions expressed by contributors and Guy Burgstahler VP Marketing sources quoted in articles are not necessarily those of the FSC FPO editor or publisher. Information appearing in Extraordinary Health™ may not be reproduced in whole or in part without express permission of the publisher.