Archive for the ‘nutrition’ Category

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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This actually captures his likeness pretty well. I spent all day at the Robb Wolf’s seminar in Boston yesterday. It was a really fun group, I had an awesome time. The presentation was excellent with a lot of great background science and some great tips for implementation. I’ll post some notes on cool stuff soon.

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Whole Foods Debacle

Posted: 14th August 2011 by tyler in education, nutrition
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Every Sunday my roommates and I go to whole foods to get our meat, butter, and a couple other random things for the week. Sometimes I get odd looks when I’m checking out with 300 thousand calories of grass fed ground beef, pastured butter, and a couple packs of Spinach- these Whole Food types tend […]

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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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