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by 557 · about 5 hours ago

Does anyone here get their raw milk from a farmer in california? Where i live claravale and organic pastures milk in the store in 5 dollars a quart. 20 dollars a gallon... How much do local farmers charge for their milk if you buy it direct from... (more)

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Wowza 0 · July 08, 2012 at 1:50 AM

Look here: http://www.realmilk.com/where01.html#ca

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by 15003 · about 5 hours ago

I created this diet comparison chart (PDF) a year ago and was thinking it's time for updating. What would you change? (more)

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Suz___Paleo_Oz 0 · February 15, 2012 at 12:27 AM

Perhaps some reference to N3/ N6 ratios in nuts for the Paleo column. Maybe mention olive oil (unheated) as a fat in the Paleo column? I personally don't agree with the artifical sweetener comment (people might use them, but they shouldn't). An... (more)

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by 11683 · about 5 hours ago

I'm sure you're all aware of this conference. http://blip.tv/weston-a-price-foundation/critique-of-the-2010-usda-dietary-guidelines-with-powerpoint-4879125 I was thinking of sending it to my family (adult sisters and aging parents) to begin to... (more)

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Kewpie 0 · November 03, 2011 at 3:17 AM

Have they asked for information about your diet? If they aren't interested they aren't going to be swayed. However, if they have expressed interest, this video might be a good choice. As you pointed out, WAPF doesn't eliminate any food groups... (more)

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by 4533 · about 5 hours ago

An old filling fell out today. There is an obvious hole in my tooth (one of my lower first molars, just back from the canines). It does not hurt - just feels a bit "weird" - like something that I'm used to is missing. According to the Weston A... (more)

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Mr__Trashcan 0 · September 19, 2011 at 2:40 AM

I am a dentist. I have no patients who are willing to eat paleo/lc, so I am my only test subject. I have molars whose fillings have fallen out and I've never had them replaced. Bacteria require a coating called a pellicle consisting of protein... (more)

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by 3313 · about 5 hours ago

Between 1932 and 1942, Francis M. Pottenger, Jr., M.D., conducted a multi-generation nutrition study on cats with the goal of applying what he learned to human nutrition since cats also have mammalian biology. He published a book... (more)

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animalcule 0 · August 08, 2011 at 12:19 AM

I don't mean to be rude, but I thought it was well known that Pottinger's results in these studies have been attributed solely to the fact that taurine's role in feline health had not been discovered at that time. Adequate taurine is essential... (more)

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by 923 · about 5 hours ago

A recent post by Primal Parent contained a few statements that piqued my interest. "A carnivorous diet makes me rather Vulcan." And: "Weston Price noted repeatedly that primitive peoples did not ???suffer??? from a whole lot of... (more)

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Karin_1 0 · July 30, 2011 at 12:34 AM

All I know is that when I was vegan/vegetarian I was a cranky, constipated bitch most of the times. Now, i'm happier, healthier, enjoying my fat and meat like a crazy person and wishing all to live long and prosper. 'Nuff said :)

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by 6 · about 5 hours ago

I just discover the Spartan Diet. After i found a place on Mount Athos monestery were the monks seem to live very healthy on a vegan-vegietarian diet. Searching on i found the Spartan Diet. Spartan were a warrior culture. Popular in the Hollywood... (more)

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Bread_Eating_Beelzebub 0 · April 02, 2011 at 3:36 PM

It's awfully convenient because there hasn't been much paleopathology done on Spartan remains that I can track down. Without study of those remains it's hard to tell what their health was actually like. Were they powerful warriors when they were... (more)

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by 6157 · about 5 hours ago

I'm looking for some information on soy from reputable sources. I enjoy reading the Weston Price Foundation's information, but in the mainstream media, they are frequently portrayed as a "dangerous" and "fringe" group that advocates for... (more)

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Bread_Eating_Beelzebub 0 · November 02, 2010 at 8:18 PM

Have you tried http://scholar.google.com ? If any papers interest you post them here and I can get you full text. There are TONS of studies on Soy. IMHO WAPF is more reputable than Mercola. At least WAPF has some scientists working for them.... (more)

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by 4553 · about 5 hours ago

After nearly 40 years of SAD eating, I have gone full Paleo close to 3 years. It has resolved many issues: allergies, over-fat, under muscled, flexibility, joint pain, low motility and sperm count, sleep apnea etc. Paleo is some sorta cure all... (more)

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Andrew_1 0 · May 12, 2010 at 7:48 PM

Try looking up buteyko breathing technique; may be of help.

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by 6082 · about 5 hours ago

From Whole Health Source: http://wholehealthsource.blogspot.com/2009/12/butyric-acid-ancient-controller-of.html After thinking about it, I've decided that butyrate must have been a principal component of Dr. Weston Price's legendary... (more)

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HealthRediscovery 0 · April 29, 2010 at 1:26 AM

Butter oil has never been nutritionally analyzed- that is putting a lot of faith into one of Weston Price's ideas. I have read that one ounce of butter oil is made from 8 ounces of butter. I don't see any need for butter oil- just eat lots of... (more)

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by 3268 · about 5 hours ago

This is a little out of left field, but why have we not seen any babies from a paleo couple that had the full dental arch that Weston Price talks about? Ryan has been posting some very interesting stuff on fixing malocclusion during... (more)

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Tim_Rangitsch 0 · March 14, 2010 at 5:46 PM

Stephan has a great summary and expansion on Weston Price's study of dental health here: http://wholehealthsource.blogspot.com/search/label/dental%20health My wife and I are expecting our first child in mid April, and have been diligent to feed... (more)

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by 491 · about 5 hours ago

Hi Guys! I am looking for all the hunter gatherer anecdotes of good health, stories, etc that I can get! I will start: Weston Price: Nutrition and Physical Degeneration (Native Indians living inside the Rocky Mountain Range in the far North of... (more)

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Beth 0 · March 11, 2010 at 2:18 PM

Stephan Guyenot covers the Inuit, Kitava, Kuna, Masai, Pima, and Tokelau over on his blog. He usually cites everything, so good place to start. (more)

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by 255 · about 5 hours ago

I always kept my eating pretty straight forward, lump of lean meat into the foreman grill and handful of veg (and a lot of fruit for dessert). However having recently read "Cure Tooth Decay" and "Nourishing Traditions" (Sally Fallon) which are... (more)

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Lucien 0 · February 13, 2010 at 7:33 PM

This may sound a bit gross, but I pretty much don't brush more than a couple times a week--and then just out of a sense of guilt. I went to the dentist for the first time in about a year and a half and, of course, no tooth decay. I had a bit of... (more)

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by 2199 · October 19, 2014 at 4:15 AM

What is the story behind why we have two Price foundations? What is the difference between the two? http://ppnf.org/ http://www.westonaprice.org/ (more)

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GruffaloUnchained 0 · August 18, 2013 at 4:20 PM

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by 1112 · October 19, 2014 at 3:45 AM

Her tirade on her blog seems to paint paleo as a low carb caveman reinactment community. I can understand this from the mainstream nutrition people, but I thought Paleo and WAPF were actually overlapping and cousins so to... (more)

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Amy_B_ 0 · June 21, 2012 at 9:08 PM

In general I'm a fan of Ann Marie. I think she does a lot of good to spread the message about real food, natural health, and taking responsibility for restoring and maintaining one's own health and wellness. She works very hard bringing attention... (more)

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by 78417 · October 19, 2014 at 3:18 AM

Hello. A lot or some of folks here has the oportunity t travel far away. Do you have seen people with healthy bodies and teeth and healthy satisfied lifes? And balanced lviing. Im very curious what you experienced. Please share here with me or us. (more)

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ben61820 0 · July 26, 2011 at 12:20 PM

As others have said answers to this kind of questions are quite generalized. That being said: I lived in Japan for 5 years. I spent two years in Yokohama, which is a large city ??? totally urban, NYC style - more urban than most US cities,... (more)

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by 3509 · October 19, 2014 at 3:18 AM

In my humble opinion Weston Price was the first researcher to gather a systematic set of Paleo-ish evidence on how societies'development, through diet, affected human health. His brilliant "Nutrition and Physical degeneration" first published in... (more)

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free3337 0 · July 25, 2011 at 12:06 AM

[1939] Tristan da Cunha??? no bread or other cereal to eat; all the infants were breast-fed for long periods, and the main articles of diet were milk, mutton, fish, eggs and potatoes???... (more)

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by 45 · October 19, 2014 at 3:14 AM

I originally posted this question in the what's so bad about soy thread but upon request I've decided to make it into it's own question. Leo Babauta of Zen Habits just released an article on soy and it's been circulating all around twitter/the... (more)

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texasleah 0 · May 31, 2011 at 10:10 PM

http://huntgatherlove.com/content/zen-habits-stupid-about-soy full of references...

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by 11986 · October 18, 2014 at 3:12 AM

That sounds like a jokey question, but I'm serious. Although I'm not a follower of WAPF, I was very impressed a few years back when I read Price's "Nutrition and Physical Degeneration," and realized I had been born with or developed nearly all of... (more)

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annamalia 0 · August 29, 2011 at 7:17 PM

depression, awful mood swings, acne! My childhood was basically gluten-free because my mother is celiac and thus the whole family ate what she did. she rules the house, you know... I grew up in Sweden and every Swede loves, loves, loves SUGAR.... (more)

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by 10768 · October 17, 2014 at 3:22 AM

Shannon Hayes, Author of The Grassfed Gourmet Cookbook is making the jump to Paleo (who raises all sorts of grass-fed meats just to the east of me in Upstate NY http://www.sapbush.com/ ) just posted about making the last jump to paleo for her... (more)

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sj4nz 0 · February 09, 2012 at 6:47 PM

Grow flaxseed for oil, for it will be in huge demand for it's ??-3 content. [Note that I key in on "farmer" (of plants) and not "rancher" (of meats).]

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by 15400 · October 16, 2014 at 3:58 AM

I was reading an article on Quackwatch about Weston Price. Here is one quote: Much of "holistic dentistry" is rooted in the activities of Weston A. Price, D.D.S. (1870-1948), a dentist who maintained that sugar causes not only tooth decay but... (more)

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Caryn_1 0 · May 04, 2013 at 6:31 PM

Actually, Gary Taubes, in his book Good Calories Bad Calories brings in evidence from other doctors saying pretty much the same things that Weston Price did - that a Western diet high in processed foods, white flour and white sugar is the basis... (more)

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by 3014 · October 15, 2014 at 3:25 AM

Wasn't at the Ancestral Health Symposium, nor any Weston A. Price conference. If anyone attended both, I wonder which room-full of people looked healthier. I also wonder how the attendees at a Vegan conference would compare (if we're being truly... (more)

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cliff_1 0 · November 24, 2011 at 12:43 PM

They all look like normal people....

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