There's been a lot of press recently around Dwight Lundell, MD - a retired heart surgeon who is cited in at least one traditional food blog as "an accomplished surgeon". He had a SOTT.net article in which he sounded reasonably in line with paleo... (more)
I think people really need to understand that heart surgeons are not the people best qualified to talk about what causes heart disease. Doctors are not always scientists. Doctors are taught basic principles of human biology, but mainly they are... (more)
I've been asking people this in comments whenever it comes up, particularly in discussions of adrenal issues, but no one seems to want to answer. The only idea I can think of is that there is an assumption that gluconeogenesis is stressful. But... (more)
What do you think about the blog post "The State of the Paleosphere?" Saw this link on Jimmy Moore's forum- "The State of the Paleosphere" There is a lot of clique-making and I???m-taking-my-toys-and-going-home going on. I???ve been amazed... (more)
If I wanted to have to go through layers of polite bureaucracy to call someone out on bullshit, I'd stick within academia. But I guess the benefit there is that most of this stuff would never have been published in the first place. I'm not sure... (more)
Do you agree with paleo-censorship?
Fun article about fermented foods in the Arctic circle
Who wants to do Whole30 with me?