Hey guys, I was bitten by a lone star tick a few years back and got the red meat allergen thats becoming more common in the southeastern us.?? Its not really a big deal to me since I never really enjoyed red meat. But there is one concern,... (more)
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-18888172 http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa1200435 I know that celiacs and some others can't tolerate even cross-contamination of gluten, casein, nuts, etc. Perhaps someday this desensitization... (more)
I started eating strictly paleo a couple of weeks ago and am finding that it is easy for me and I love it, very comfortable with this way of eating. I'm slimming down quite quickly and am not hungry. Overall I have seen a reduction in anxiety...I... (more)
Bought some marked-down pork shoulder a while ago and took it out of the freezer tonight. I look at the label...says it contains up to 12% water, salt, and sodium phosphates...something about how it makes the meat moist and tender. Somehow I... (more)
Do soy allergens end up in eggs of chickens that eat soy-based feed? For that matter, what about wheat gluten? The Tropical Traditions site says this: "Almost all commercial eggs, including those that are organic or marketed as 'Omega 3' eggs,... (more)
I have been experimenting a little bit. I used to have two issues (among others) earlier when I was non-paleo. I used to wake up many times during the night and would feel extremely drowsy during the day. And I would also experience shortness of... (more)
I had been eating paleo on and off for too long, and finally smartened up and realized how much I like feeling better mentally, being more energetic, and getting better sleep more than eating crap about 3 months ago. I have read all kinds of stuff... (more)
I need to know a brand thats 100% gluten free, dairy free and soy free. Yep I have had the flu for a week now and just cant stop coughing and sometimes my lungs feel heavy! I don't think my doctors ever check what allergens are in my meds so I... (more)
I have a good friend who is what I call "paleo-curious". She and her husband are very much into natural living and natural eating. They have a toddler and another baby on the way this summer. The main barrier(s) between them trying out paleo:... (more)
Article Link: http://health.yahoo.net/experts/dayinhealth/artificial-sweeteners-milk According to the article I just read: "In a petition filed with the FDA, the International Dairy Foods Association (IDFA) and the National Milk Producers... (more)
In paleo-circles grains, legumes, dairy, etc. are generally considered to be problematic foods which cause adverse reactions in people due to us not being genetically adapted to them. And there is certainly some truth to that. For instance, folks... (more)
Well, why do humans have allergies in the first place? It's not all about food. It's about environment too and a growing body of evidence implicates the early childhood and maternal environment. Exposure to toxins in the womb and during breast... (more)
Fun article about fermented foods in the Arctic circle
Who wants to do Whole30 with me?
Paleo and Body Type Theory?