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The Official Disease of the 2012 London Olympics! | DietDoctor.com

The sponsors for the 2012 London Olympics have been presented, to quite a bit of controversy.

Here are a...
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I guess it is a sign of our times – massive advertising for sweets that we definitely don’t need....

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Here’s The Thing: Robert Lustig | WNYC

This week, Alec talks with Dr. Robert Lustig, a pediatric endocrinologist at UC San Francisco, about our country’s addiction to...
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This is well worth your time: Alec Baldwin (who has lost weight himself on a low carb diet) interviewing...

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Is It Time to Retire the Low-Carb Diet “Fad” | Marks Daily Apple

This is another special guest post from our favorite study-dismantler, Denise Minger...

Sweden is a land...
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If you enjoy watching how a clinical study gets used and abused, this is one you’ll enjoy. There’s been a...

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The Swedish Diet Revolution and the Resulting Hysteria | DietDoctor.com

Swedes are happily rejecting obsolete fat phobic advice. More and more Swedes just don’t fear real butter anymore. A good...
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There’s never a dull moment in the field of carbohydrate metabolism!  An article (plus others) appeared just now related...

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Ooops: Nobody Eats the Bread! | DietDoctor.com

The nice buffet is removed at the nutrition conference. Lunch is almost over. But a smaller table of food is...
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Dr. Eenfeldt attended a nutrition conference recently and sent back this photo of the table of food that the nutritionists...

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New study: Obesity is Not Caused by Lack of Exercise | DietDoctor.com

Is the obesity epidemic caused by too much bad food, or is it simply because of lack of exercise? A...
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In this article by Dr. Andreas Eenfeldt, we are reminded again not to pay attention to the Coca Cola Company,...

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Is Wheat Addictive? | Mark’s Daily Apple

Within the Primal/paleo community and elsewhere, it’s often stated offhandedly that wheat is addictive. And absolutely, wheat for many people...
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Wheat surely feels like it is addictive to me, but is it really that addictive – like opium?  Mark...

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The Men Who Made Us Fat | DietDoctor.com

Who are the men who made us fat, and how did they do it? See this new and great BBC...
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This video is GREAT!  It is an enlightening view from the BBC of what has led to the obesity...

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By Joe Lindley curated from robbwolf.com -

Autism and Sensory Processing Disorder | Robb Wolf – Paleo Testimonial

Our second daughter, Charlotte, was born a week early with no complications. Her first few days and weeks were non-eventful...
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Many thanks to Serge Gregoire for passing on this Robb Wolf article about Charlotte.   Her story, as related to...

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Why Working Outside is Healthy and Productive | Mark’s Daily Apple

We’ve discussed the “nature-deficit disorder” running rampant throughout contemporary society before. Kids are more likely to control characters in video...
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This spoke directly to me.  I work online and, ride a bike for exercise, but still don’t get enough “outside”...

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