Archive for the ‘news’ Category

I was recently sent this Infographic on the hazards of going to a hospital. I do my best to stay out of them, and this is even more reason to do so. Note that I still recommend going to the hospital if you get shot, stabbed, rabies, or any other major acute health concern. Created […]

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A new study from the World Economic Forum has predicted that the global costs of chronic disease will reach $47 trillion by 2030.  These include cancer, diabetes, mental illness, heart disease, and respiratory disease. What’s the connection between these things? Cancer, diabetes, heart disease, and to a some extent, mental illness, are all influenced by […]

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Below you will find an updated rebuttal with contributions for Pedro Bastos and Maelan Fontes. Additionally you will find a list of the experts who reviewed the diets, and linkes to Portuguese language sites which have translated the rebuttal. We will have Spanish language rebuttals available soon. I am writing a formal request to US […]

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US News “Best Diets”

Posted: 10th June 2011 by tyler in news, nutrition, paleo
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This is taken from Robb Wolf’s Blog – succinct write up on paleo/evolutionary nutrition clinical research: Hi Doc, I’m not sure if you’ve seen this or not, but US News ranked Paleo last of 20 diets claiming a lack of scientific evidence and no-long term weight maintenance guidelines. I’m not sure if you’d be interested […]

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Andrew Scrivani for The New York Times: Coconut Oil Roasted Sweet Potatoes Coconut Oil In the News. The New York Times just ran an article called “Once a Villain, Coconut Oil Charms the Health Food World“ I have to admit, I’m a bit surprised that the mainstream media and health authorities are starting to catch on […]

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