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by 482 · about 1 hour ago

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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haley12 0 · May 09, 2013 at 12:16 AM

Fox News reporting facts?! Let me look outside and see if pigs are flying... Lol but in all seriousness good article and good for Fox News! It's about time!

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by 1208 · about 1 hour ago

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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Mscott 0 · February 15, 2013 at 7:01 PM

This says to me that there is nutrition and health not provided by a diet full of meat and fat and sugar and cheese and refined grains (shocker, right?). When you feed someone this diet, someone who probably has a lot of other areas in their life... (more)

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by 124 · about 1 hour ago

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 3:31 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 5808 · about 2 hours ago

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 3:01 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 4283 · about 2 hours ago

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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Firestorm 0 · June 09, 2012 at 2:30 PM

First, this study is on rats. The rat model has long been known to be an ineffective model for human extrapolation, and results are often quite different when research based on rat models is done in humans. Even the authors state that before any... (more)

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by 95 · about 2 hours ago

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 3:05 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 21405 · about 2 hours ago

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 385 · about 2 hours ago

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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anand_srivastava 0 · February 20, 2012 at 9:35 AM

Don't worry. These will pass. There are 4 phases of a revolution. First everybody ignores you. Then they laugh at you. Then they fight you, and then you win. We are somewhere between 2nd and 3rd phase. Hope we transition to the 4th phase soon :-). (more)

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by 11683 · about 2 hours ago

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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Beth_WeightMaven 0 · November 23, 2011 at 4:05 PM

This has been on my radar for a while: In Search of the Perfect Human Diet. According to the website, it's out in January. You'll see some familiar paleo names among the donors and in the trailer, but it's not clear how closely they've tracked... (more)

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by 5135 · about 2 hours ago

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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Travis_Culp 0 · October 21, 2011 at 1:45 AM

I liked this comment: I am a physician who loves slate, and reads it like a newspaper everyday (over 10 years). This is the dumbest article I have ever read on this otherwise outstanding publication. This would stand out as the most inane... (more)

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by 1783 · about 2 hours ago

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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FED_at_LiveCaveman_com 0 · May 30, 2011 at 9:07 PM

In any budding trend (idea, product, behavior, etc.) there are always "innovators" (Voegtlin, Eaton, DeVany, Cordain) and "early adopters" (Wolf, Sission, many paleo/primal bloggers, many of you). What we are now seeing is the potential to begin... (more)

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by 12174 · about 2 hours ago

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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Ali_1 0 · April 13, 2011 at 8:58 PM

I enjoyed the article. I also was happy to see them mention that boxed/processed foods that say "gluten free" do not translate into "healthy." This is definitely showing gluten free as acceptable and doable (albeit difficult).

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by 12407 · about 2 hours ago

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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Stabby 0 · March 07, 2011 at 9:02 PM

Any obesity discussion that doesn't covert inflammation, omega 6 fats, leptin, the thyroid, and general nutrition is incomplete. That being said Taubes is right to say that processed carbs cause obesity. They certainly do. I wrote this in his... (more)

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by 1208 · about 2 hours ago

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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qualia 0 · January 29, 2011 at 2:12 PM

not everything that's healthy is just "because of paleo". most of the knowledge that gets transported and bundled by the paleo concept existed long before - on its own, or in context with other health optimization approaches (like vitamin D,... (more)

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by 12174 · about 2 hours ago

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 9:54 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 8858 · about 2 hours ago

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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Vrimj 0 · December 30, 2010 at 7:07 PM

I came to Paleo because Robb Wolf made me laugh. It seems like so many people become crusaders and lose perspective and humor. He still has his and is realistic about how people are really going to eat. That is what sold me.

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by 693 · about 2 hours ago

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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Stancel_ 0 · December 20, 2010 at 3:01 PM

They are dispensing with fat-phobic dogma only to introduce a new scary demon: carbohydrates. I just have to laugh because they claim to be so educated. What kind of nutritionist puts potatoes in the same category as junk food? This idea that... (more)

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by 20787 · about 2 hours ago

I just noticed 'gluten free' as one of the top 10 google searches currently trending now. Apparently, ABC news has written an article on it calling it the latest 'fad' diet. http://abcnews.go.com/Business/wireStory?id=11659153 The article is... (more)

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ScottMGS 0 · September 18, 2010 at 6:27 PM

I think the "gluten-free" label may be the new "No Fat" fad. You could slap both of them on a carrot but it doesn't mean anything! To me, both are saying, "Hey, here's this stuff you really like but the normal version is bad for you so we took... (more)

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by 941 · about 2 hours ago

On this show they do experiments, most are not formal scientific studies, involving food myths. They had 6 vegetarians and had 3 of them eat meat for 2 months. One person had an 18% improvement in fitness, the others had 2 or 3%. They said results... (more)

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Fearsclave 0 · April 25, 2010 at 4:06 PM

I'm inclined to regard anyone or anything promoted by Oprah with deep, deep misgiving and suspicion, especially where nutrition and diet are concerned.

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by 1144 · October 20, 2014 at 3:42 AM

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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Jean_1 0 · September 08, 2012 at 1:02 PM

and I've read an article today stating that saturated fat causes diabetes and then goes on to say that eating too much 'saturated fat and sugar' is harmful to health. When are they going to separate those two and work out which is the harmful one! (more)

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by 3197 · October 20, 2014 at 3:33 AM

*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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Matt_11 0 · April 13, 2012 at 3:13 PM

Hard to say anything with high certainty about paleolithic peoples. They were probably as diverse as recent hunter-gatherers, who have proven to be 100% animal to nearly 0% animal, arguably all paleo. I think at times some versions of paleo are a... (more)

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by 3499 · October 20, 2014 at 3:30 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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Carl_Stawicki 0 · March 01, 2012 at 3:59 PM

I think he'll help make progress if he sticks to the facts, but he's a turn-off to a lot of people when he starts talking about government intervention.

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by 2245 · October 20, 2014 at 3:07 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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Eva 0 · November 08, 2010 at 3:32 AM

I wouldn't listen to the body TOO blindly. THe body is the same organism that makes you crave sweets, nicotine, etc. That is the same body craving that many nutritionists are using to say things like 'carbohydrates are needed to keep blood... (more)

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by 1242 · October 20, 2014 at 3:05 AM

Hi, all. I've just published Episode 1 of a new Paleo Podcast called This Week in Paleo. It's something I've wanted to do for some time now. I'm OK with the results for the first episode, but I'd sure like to get a lot better at this. And,... (more)

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Joey_Manicotti 0 · September 06, 2010 at 11:04 PM

Good Luck. Can't wait to hear it...always looking for another paleo podcast to keep me informed nd motivated.

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by 272 · October 20, 2014 at 3:05 AM

hi, I know that carotid Intima Media Thickness is not a perfect proxy for coronary atherosclerosis, but does anybody have theirs periodically checked anyway? At least that'd be something to go by, and it's a non invasive scan. Thanks. (more)

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Kirik_Jenness 0 · February 01, 2011 at 1:39 PM

You've seen such lists before: 5 steps to prevent heart disease or some such thing. These lists usually say things like "cut your saturated fat," eat a "balanced diet" (whatever the heck that means), exercise, and don't smoke. I would offer a... (more)

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