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by 130 · December 06, 2013 at 10:41 PM

http://finance.yahoo.com/news/sweden-shifts-national-dietary-guidance-150000641.html Sweden Shifts National Dietary Guidance On Eating - Steers Toward Low-Carb, Low-Glycemic Food Recommendations DENVER, Oct. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sweden... (more)

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PilatesGatekeeper 0 · December 06, 2013 at 10:41 PM

I don't know if it's officially paleo, per se, but I consider it a step in the right direction (Here in America we are all still falling for the low fat, complex carbohydrates lie)

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by 0 · November 04, 2013 at 03:01 AM

This article is probably one of the most ridiculous things I've read recently: http://www.blisstree.com/2012/08/13/food/john-mcdougall-lose-weight-carbs-paleo-diet-343/ What's with mainstream "health" (yeah right) websites and... (more)

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max_wyght 0 · November 03, 2013 at 06:09 PM

His answer to this quote: "One of the things you spoke about in the book is what an actual, foundational, early-human diet really looked like. Are you concerned about the popularity of the meat-heavy, so-called paleo diet?" What?... (more)

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by 24343 · April 09, 2011 at 02:01 PM

Who will be the paleo luminary who tips paleo into mainstream culture? Is it even possible or even desirable? Do you care, as a paleo eater? The reason I ask is this: the other day, I had the opportunity to have a conversation with a member of... (more)

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Phoenix 0 · April 09, 2011 at 01:03 PM

I have high hopes for Mat Lalonde. He's definitely got the science part down, is young and super friendly. Heck, he looks like a model. That oughta be a plus in today's world. Definitely agreed about the Taubes/Owen Wilson connection. It's the... (more)

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by 384 · August 02, 2013 at 10:15 PM

I was quickly browsing through facebook and one of my old teachers had posted this (... (more)

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happy_girlfriend 0 · August 02, 2013 at 10:15 PM

I don't think it will ever reach the popularity of say, the atkins diet. We have too many opponents in the form of fast food giants, Big Agriculture, and all the "experts" who recommend filling up on low fat junk food and whole grains. But a big... (more)

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by 2715 · April 09, 2013 at 10:06 PM

I've been seeing a lot of press for this Paleofantasy book lately. Almost too much. It seems odd that a book with some serious misinformation about a small segment of the population is getting way too much mainstream attention. Do you think its... (more)

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O_Siodhachain 0 · April 08, 2013 at 11:24 PM

Conspiracy??? I bet, honestly. Nip the revolution in the bud before it's gotten too out of hand.

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by 1768 · November 13, 2012 at 04:50 PM

Is palmitic acid "bad," or is this another one of those unsubstantiated claims by status quo?

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August 0 · November 13, 2012 at 04:50 PM

It isn't bad. If you dig around high-fat-nutrition.blogspot.com and you can handle the sarcasm I think you will find this basic idea: Palmitic acid seems to encourage insulin resistance, which to the mainstream is always and everywhere bad. ... (more)

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by 48 · October 15, 2012 at 06:51 PM

Reddit has an open forum with him here: http://www.reddit.com/r/IAmA/comments/11ipg5/iam_michael_pollan_writer_and_advocate_on_food/ What are your questions for him? Here's Michael Pollan on the paleo diet: "Interesting, but harder to do than... (more)

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by 1920 · October 13, 2012 at 02:39 AM

Perfect example of mainstream media spewing out @#$!: http://public.stage3.bullseye.com.au/videos/index.files/MED0530SWIT30_WEB_converted.ogv this kind of demonising of saturated fats and misleading of information is what twisted me up so much... (more)

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by 1048 · October 04, 2012 at 09:34 AM

Paleo continues to go mainstream! Edited to turn it into a question: If you watched this, what are your thoughts?

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jon_17 0 · October 04, 2012 at 01:55 AM

http://rockcenter.nbcnews.com/_news/2012/10/02/14183358-can-a-gluten-free-lifestyle-help-defy-aging?lite

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by 65 · September 20, 2012 at 01:50 PM

If you could pack a store with paleo/primal friendly foods/snacks/drinks/products what would they be ?

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Joseph_S_ 0 · September 20, 2012 at 01:50 PM

Mine would look a lot like my local butcher shop (just more of it and less expensive).

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by 287 · July 26, 2012 at 08:34 AM

I might get blasted for this but I don't see why everyone who has adapted this lifestyle wants it to be so popular. Sure, I see the benefits and I have told my close friends and family who I truly think could benefit from this lifestyle. Also, if... (more)

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Jamie_14 0 · July 26, 2012 at 08:34 AM

I think the question "does this suit our bodies, does this suit our natures, is this what we are evolved for" - a much more powerful concept than a mere diet. If paleo truely took hold, in the broadest sense, the lifestyle sense, with the above... (more)

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by 397 · October 29, 2013 at 02:26 AM

I was talking to a friend the other day about breakfast. When I told him I usually eat 4 eggs, his reaction was "what about all that cholesterol?!?!?" (Never mind that in this same conversation, he told me how much he loved his new job because... (more)

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PilatesGatekeeper 0 · October 19, 2013 at 12:58 AM

I seem to recall seeing on Prevention Magazine's website a slideshow of "7 foods that should never cross your lips" included grain-fed beef and farmed salmon, among other paleo no-nos. The Great Cholesterol Myth is another great book (my dad has... (more)

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by 733 · February 03, 2012 at 02:54 PM

http://www.thedailyshow.com/watch/thu-february-2-2012/david-agus?xrs=share_twitter I know we have a bunch smart, informed and persuasive people in the paleo community. how can we Help David Agus see his solution is the wrong one, but hes on the... (more)

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Snowyky 0 · February 03, 2012 at 02:54 PM

I watched him on the Early show this morning and he was saying how great statins are and that everyone should be on them?

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by 94 · January 19, 2012 at 08:22 PM

I saw an ad saying "5 foods to NEVER Eat" and clicked on it, thinking it would talk about how awful saturated fats were, etc... Instead it showed a video that I took as being very paleo except for rice, quinea, and sprouted grains, which they... (more)

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Firestorm 0 · January 05, 2012 at 08:17 PM

That program is actually a pretty decent option -- especially for folks who need to be walked through things step by step, and who aren't ready to give up all grains and beans. It's a pretty decent 'starter' for folk who are trying. I already knew... (more)

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by 1187 · September 17, 2011 at 01:30 AM

is anyone commenting on blogs that dis' paleo? whenever mainstream nutritionists say skipping grains and low fat pasteurized dairy is a bad idea, my blood boils. They just love the nutritional value of grains. . . I have to comment. Anyone else? (more)

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Jules_1 0 · September 16, 2011 at 02:08 PM

It's still a bit of a guilty pleasure of mine, but I'm really trying to cut back! ;) I came across one yesterday that referred to couscous as "a perfectly good grain" and I just couldn't let that one slide :(

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by 733 · September 12, 2011 at 01:34 AM

Looks like Dr Oz may have learned a thing or two from all of his exposure to the paleo diet. Reconsiders fats, meats, low-fat diets, grains, gluten, dairy, among other things. Considering that this is appearing in mainstream media, especially as... (more)

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Renee_1 0 · September 11, 2011 at 05:29 PM

I am eating as close to nature as possible, giving it a good go. Giving up sugar completely is tough since most refined carbs are like cocaine for the brain. I think Dr. Oz keeps up with trends. I think Oprah needs the paleo diet but that wouldn't... (more)

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by 435 · July 12, 2011 at 09:51 PM

I've been immersed in the world of Paleo since January soaking up every last post in the paleo blogosphere and reading endless questions on here. I feel like I should apply my newly attained knowledge to help push the Paleo movement into the... (more)

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BAMBAM 0 · July 12, 2011 at 09:51 PM

Oh dang, if I shared my idea and someone stole it, I would freak. I can give you a hint as to the industry but I won't reveal explicit details. Let's just say, Earth Fare and Trader Joe's could use a little competition.

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by 12108 · June 24, 2011 at 02:07 PM

Here is the Institute of Medicine of the National Academies early report on childhood obesity: http://www.iom.edu/Reports/2011/Early-Childhood-Obesity-Prevention-Policies.aspx Here are the... (more)

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David_Rourke 0 · June 24, 2011 at 12:40 PM

I would point him to Denise Minger's excellent blog, and particularly this post eviscerating the latest U.S. dietary guidelines: http://rawfoodsos.com/2011/02/04/the-new-usda-dietary-guideline/ (more)

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by 12108 · June 22, 2011 at 06:19 AM

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-2006036/Tom-Jones-Caveman-diet-helps-shed-2-stone-5-months.html Tom Jones is slimmer now due his purported "cave man diet". Is this a sign of mainstreaming? Other thoughts or wisecracks? (more)

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Todd 0 · June 21, 2011 at 11:55 PM

Common sense can only be hidden so long...

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by 1783 · November 29, 2011 at 07:43 AM

Found this on the MSN mainpage, doesn't get more mainstream! The typical "health" article, but extolling the benefits of beef, dark meat chicken (with skin!), eggs, cheese, butter and coconut! http://on-msn.com/iHFLE3 Is this it? Have we made... (more)

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Futureboy 0 · November 29, 2011 at 07:43 AM

Paleo diet adopted by Minnesotan TV News Anchor

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by 12108 · March 16, 2012 at 03:46 PM

Rumor has it (from the man himself) that Charles Barkley has been signed up for CrossFit. I admit that I'm kinda excited about this because at our house we have a soft spot for him. :) On one hand he could be back to fighting form fairly quickly... (more)

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joe_7 0 · April 19, 2011 at 07:01 PM

Another alchy (ie Couch) at the helm? Hide da booze and da broads, cuz a brotha is in charge!!

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by 693 · December 21, 2010 at 09:06 AM

It's nice to see mainstream media showing some love for fat! The article is not specifically about paleo, but I love the message. I think my favorite quotes are: "Fat is not the problem," says Dr. Walter Willett, chairman of the department of... (more)

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mari 0 · December 20, 2010 at 07:50 PM

A step in the right direction. They're going to need a new scapegoat once fat's name is cleared, so voila! carbohydrates.

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by 2218 · December 04, 2010 at 02:35 PM

Has anyone else been noticing paleo type things popping up in completely unlikely places? I've grown used to encountering encouraging signs in locavore/farmer's market/farm-to-table and gluten free circles that the CW paradigm is slowly being... (more)

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Chris_7 0 · December 04, 2010 at 04:21 AM

While at Barnes & Noble tonight, I decided to browse through the diet and health section. The first book I noticed, prominently displayed, was something called "This is Why You're Fat" by Jackie Warner. It's the first I'd heard of it, but... (more)

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by 2255 · November 08, 2010 at 03:32 AM

Any one else seen this article or read this book? It looks like a rehash/simplification of Gary Taubes but if it is getting out there in the mainstream (the Daily Mail of all places!!) then it must be a good thing,... (more)

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Marilyn_1 0 · November 07, 2010 at 05:20 PM

Dear Queen, I'm not a dietician or an health professional in any way so take that into consideration when reading what I'm about to say: Whatever you read, whatever position anyone takes about anything - especially about food - can be countered... (more)

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by 2031 · October 27, 2010 at 03:41 AM

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-1323758/Can-cutting-Carbohydrates-diet-make-live-longer.html ‘I’ve cut out all starch such as potatoes, noodles, rice, bread and pasta. Instead I have salads, but no sweet dressing, lots of olive... (more)

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Matt_1 0 · October 26, 2010 at 11:48 PM

It is interesting research, however findings in Caenorhabditis elegans (a roundworn) cannot always be related directly to humans. We might have some similar genes but they can interact in different ways in humans, we are a wee bit more... (more)