Derek Flanzraich

Derek Flanzraich

CEO & Founder

on a mission to make healthy cool. got six pack abs once and it sucked. Greatist ceo & founder.

Latest Articles

Gut Health Test

The One Test That Made Me Take My Gut Health Seriously

I knew the problem was probably in my gut... but had no idea what to do.
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What's Good Weekly With Derek Flanzraich

We've Been Thinking About Diets All Wrong. Here's Why

Because who is still on that "diet" they started back in January, anyway?
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It's OK to Want to Lose Weight

Most of us want to, so why aren't we talking about it?
Your New Year's Resolutions Really Can Change Your Life
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Wait, What’s the White Lie Diet?

You've never heard of it?!
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Why I Started Greatist

I'm no expert. I'm just a friend who's a little further along and can help point the way.
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Most Health Brands Don't Give a Sh*t About You

Imagine if we weren’t all seeking a miracle pill.
Crystals Are Probably Bullshit But I Love Them

Crystals Are Probably Bullsh*t, but I Love Them

Whether they work is all in your head, but maybe that's not a bad thing.