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by 1208 · February 16, 2013 at 10:37 AM

Anyone want to comment: http://www.usatoday.com/story/dispatches/2013/02/12/las-vegas-heart-attack-grill-death/1912493/. I'm sure this will get thrown in our face by our unititiated or uninformed friends and family. It will surely be cited by... (more)

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Bobby_Shazzam 0 · February 16, 2013 at 10:37 AM

A fast food restaurant serves beef in hamburgers>>>>>>so meat is bad for you. That makes perfect sense if you ignore all the other things fast food restaurants serve, how the food is prepared, and what a burger is served with/on. Also disregards... (more)

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by 482 · May 09, 2013 at 01:45 PM

Paleo-friendly News Article While I'm not always keen on Foxnews (I have it added to my Pulse so I can spy on the enemy), I was pleasantly surprised to wake up this morning and see this article. While it doesn't come out and say "Paleo" anywhere... (more)

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jimmy__1 0 · May 09, 2013 at 01:45 PM

Even a blind squirrel finds an acorn sometime.

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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 1144 · September 09, 2012 at 06:10 PM

Just read this article on Yahoo regarding people dying from diabetes without even knowing they have it. Tragic, yes. But the article writes that they are dying from ketoacidosis then goes on to infer that being in dietary ketosis is the same... (more)

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Robert_9 0 · September 09, 2012 at 06:10 PM

Umm... my inner conspiracy theorist in me says: Big agra has a big influence with these studies, after all if you're not stuffing yourself full of their glycating, sugar rich Genetically Modified Foods on a daily basis of course its "dangerous". ... (more)

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by 124 · July 08, 2012 at 06:27 PM

For a long time I believed them, but since reading up about paleo, a few people suggest skipping breakfast/IF and I'm not so sure of what's what any more.

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Maria_8 0 · July 08, 2012 at 03:31 PM

Some people find that if they don't eat breakfast they're starving by lunchtime and make very bad food decisions because they're hungry/their willpower is low. Some people just can't function in the morning without breakfast for whatever reason... (more)

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by 5809 · June 20, 2012 at 03:01 PM

Ray Bradbury's story, "The Murderer,"http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Murderer, "murders" all forms of technology, wrist radios (like iphones), constant music devices, tv, that constant babbling, and finds himself arrested. He wants to be put away... (more)

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Lindsay_3 0 · June 20, 2012 at 03:01 PM

Nope. Technology is how I stay in touch with my friends and my job, both of which I like. Also, just because the technology is available all the time doesn't mean one needs to be using it all the time. It's perfectly easy to take a break from the... (more)

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by 4240 · June 04, 2013 at 12:56 AM

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2009/04/090407130905.htm At first I was shocked by this studies claims, but then I realized that we've known for a while that eating a low carb diet can cause a little insulin resistance as the body reduces... (more)

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Stephen_4 0 · June 03, 2013 at 11:57 PM

Interesting, I'm going to go a little against the grain and tentatively agree with that study.

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by 95 · May 05, 2012 at 03:05 PM

Hi all - I'm a magazine addict, especially when I must travel. Are there any paleo mags out there that I don't know about because I can't find? There are great blogs, fabulous podcasts, amazing books - but I miss my glossy cooking and baking... (more)

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Lyndsay 0 · May 05, 2012 at 03:05 PM

Yes, there is a print magazine, Paleo Magazine. Here is the subscription link. http://www.paleomagonline.com/store-locator/

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by 3199 · April 13, 2012 at 04:13 PM

*Hi everyone, I recently read this in a French magazine, in an article named "how to stay zen in 2012" [lol] here's a translation: Pre-historic peoples were super-zen, says nutritionist Laurent Chevallier, Like a hunter-gatherer, we should... (more)

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Meatymichael 0 · April 13, 2012 at 04:13 PM

Vegetarians?? LOL! Of course not. We need nutrient dense red meat. Yea I guess eggs could fill in a bit of the gap... Trust me. I'm zero-carb and have never felt better or more satisfied. I love cooking 9 eggs in the morning drowned in Kerrygold... (more)

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by 21258 · April 09, 2012 at 05:27 PM

Just saw this Onion comic... Are there more individuals on more-or-less "Fringe" or Satire media outlets looking at traditional foods with more reason than the sensationalist media? Not including specifically Paleo news sources, while... (more)

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by 3500 · March 02, 2012 at 02:48 AM

The topic of the first hour of On Point this morning is sugar and its prevalence in the SAD. Dr. Lustig is one of the panelists, and is putting out good points and numbers about sugar and making recommendations as to what should be done. Do you... (more)

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Sandra_Brigham 0 · March 02, 2012 at 02:48 AM

I heard the show. Didn't think Paleo listening to it though. Just yea or nea to taxing sugar.

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by 384 · February 20, 2012 at 02:30 PM

So my MIL called me last week to tell me that Dr. Oz was on the Marilyn Davis Show (which I'd never heard of since we don't get cable) and he would be evaluating different "fad diets" (is anyone else bothered as much as I am when people call it... (more)

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Chelsea_ 0 · February 20, 2012 at 12:57 PM

They were advocating that paleo was all about lean meats, stating if they ate a two egg omlete for breakfast they would be starving. No wonder.

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by 11664 · November 26, 2011 at 03:48 PM

I work in TV production (for the Food Network, among others) and would like to get into documentary film. I'm wondering if there's a documentary on Paleo coming down the pike? Something in the vein of Supersize Me and Food, Inc. If so, I would... (more)

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sage_ 0 · November 24, 2011 at 10:34 AM

why not develop a show on your own? i saw this episode of Land and Sea. Sadly i will never get to try bear fat cake.

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by 5111 · October 21, 2011 at 11:42 PM

Did anyone else see this headline: I Tried a Fad Diet Off the Internet and It Worked! and really, really hope that paleo wasn't the "fad" talked about? (more)

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Shari_Bambino 0 · October 21, 2011 at 11:42 PM

I'm going to re-quote the doctor's comments that Travis quoted below. I wish to heaven we would stop talking about HCG. It seriously turns my stomach. I am a physician who loves slate, and reads it like a newspaper everyday (over 10... (more)

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by 81 · August 12, 2011 at 01:51 PM

Was there any talk of this movie at the AHS 2011? http://perfecthumandiet.us/ It seems like this would have been a good place to rally support to get this movie released.

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by 2027 · July 26, 2011 at 05:47 PM

I'm one of those people who looks up from the paper and says "Hey, this is interesting/horrifying/ridiculous, listen to this...." Unfortunately for me, no one in my immediate circle is or understands paleo. So whenever I see an egregious piece of... (more)

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jakeA 0 · July 26, 2011 at 05:03 PM

Honestly? I try to keep up with paleo nutrition and what is good. I try and ignore conventional wisdom and things like that in the paper. Think about it this way. Maybe Dr. Oz meant cut back on sugars such as processed sugar and HFCS and cut... (more)

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by 24012 · January 04, 2012 at 11:12 PM

I just ran across this article, What's Our Food Identity, and was pretty stunned to see them actually include us in the list of movers and shakers who are moving the US in a positive direction. It's brief mention albeit but I want to cry tears of... (more)

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Kamal 0 · July 11, 2011 at 07:47 PM

I used to think that paleo was eeking it's way into mainstream thought. Now I'd say it's E-X-P-L-O-D-I-N-G! Evidence: Three out of the top five nutrition books on Amazon are paleo books! The other two books are so dumb that they don't stand a... (more)

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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 · April 14, 2011 at 03:14 PM

Here is the article, published yesterday. I, for one, found it unexpectedly refreshing - the first article I've seen in the mainstream press in which a gluten-free lifestyle is not immediately dismissed but instead acknowledged as a viable option... (more)

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Jules_1 0 · September 07, 2013 at 12:44 AM

I am digging the CNN article! Really comprehensive, a lot of good info, except of course the part about missing out on the "vitamins that wheat provides." Waayy better than this one from LA Times:... (more)

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by 12048 · May 11, 2014 at 03:52 AM

Dr Oz is an idiot (or maybe just an opportunistic cynic) who is bought and sold by the medical/pharmaceutical establishment. After watching this show, because of the head-nodding science that is behind the paleo/primal movement, shows like this... (more)

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RationalGuard 0 · May 11, 2014 at 03:51 AM

Yes, our experts should go on the mainstream shows and do battle. Overall, it was awesome to see Taubes on the Dr. Oz show in 2011. Fast forward to 2014 and Dr. Oz has the amazing Dr. Peter Attia on the show. Even more amazing in 2014 is that... (more)

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by 1208 · January 29, 2011 at 09:39 PM

I've noticed lately that I'm seeing alot of paleo type advice from mainstream sources, but they never mention paleo and only expose one aspect of it at a time. Dr. Oz was epousing coconut oil the other day and has mentioned probiotics, omega 3's.... (more)

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Vee 0 · January 29, 2011 at 09:39 PM

Does it really matter if healthy dietary habits are labeled paleo or not? As long as the end result is eating whole foods, eliminating refined, processed foods and sugar and eliminating grains, does the label really matter?

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by 12108 · January 21, 2011 at 12:56 AM

In the past few years I've received a few magazine subscriptions for free, but having read their diet and exercise advice I found myself glad that I hadn't paid anything for them! Of course the routine offenses include recommendation of healthy... (more)

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Ali_1 0 · January 14, 2011 at 09:54 PM

The one aimed at our kids. The menu at schools might get revamped to offer healthier choices. I think this is a great idea, but of course, the changes are not all great. The proposed rules are far more wide-ranging and would gradually reduce... (more)

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by 8848 · January 16, 2011 at 06:50 AM

Just heard Taubes do an NPR interview. http://www.wnyc.org/shows/bl/2010/dec/28/why-we-get-fat/ Given his prodigious talent as a writer, he is surprisingly bad at communicating his work in interviews. Is there anyone out there who makes a... (more)

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protokol 0 · January 03, 2011 at 08:40 AM

Jimmy Moore and his low carb podcast deserve a mention here. He frequently interviews prominent members of the low carb community as well as some not-so-popular characters. He posts a new podcast twice a week and has already interviewed the likes... (more)

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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 1004 · November 19, 2010 at 03:42 PM

I need to stop reading nutrition articles on CNN or I might rage and smash my monitor. Here's today's gem: http://www.cnn.com/2010/HEALTH/11/11/weight.loss.race/index.html?hpt=C2 The headline is "The bottom-line diet: Eat less" The whole point... (more)

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Carl_Stawicki 0 · November 12, 2010 at 06:56 PM

Mainstream media outlets are the processed carbs of mass communication.