Research of the Week
You’re absorbing sunscreen into your blood.
Before they had fire, early hominids may have cooked using hydrothermal vents.
Among indigenous Americans, living in Alaska produced genetic adaptations to high altitude and cold weather, while living in the Southwest produced adaptations to infectious disease.
Cannabis with balanced THC/CBD and cannabis with primarily THC have very different effects on brain connectivity.
Holistic planned grazing beats continuous grazing.
New Primal Blueprint Podcasts
Episode 336: Ben Pakulski: Host Elle Russ chats with Ben Pakulski, former Mr. Canada and founder of Muscle Intelligence.
Episode 337: Keto: William Shewfelt: Host Brad Kearns chats with carnivore shredding expert William Shewfelt.
Health Coach Radio Episode 10: Rachel Barber: How mindfulness expert Rachel Barber used technology, scaling, social media, and self-investment to build her coaching business.
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The benefits of meat-eating are anything but “surprising.”
Interesting Blog Posts
The utter failure of the “depression gene.”
In return for funding scientific research, Coca-Cola retains the right to quash any results they don’t like.
I had a great time on the Disruption Zone Podcast discussing how you can (and why you should) disrupt your health.
Wait—should I not be eating my rodent kidneys raw?
Mapping Doggerland, the formerly-inhabited area between northern Europe and Britain lost to rising seas.
A GMO virus saves a patient from an antibiotic-resistant infection.
Listen to your brain on silence.
Things I’m Up to and Interested In
I’d be all over this if I were you: Paleo Magazine’s first Paleo retreat in the Azores, Portugal. Looks beautiful. Go get you a tribe! Use promo code PM350 and get $350 off if you book by 5/15/19.
I wonder how this will go: Denver decriminalizes magic mushrooms.
I’m waiting for the omelets: Scientists reconstruct an entire moa genome.
I’ve noticed something similar with my arthritis: Low-carb diets are a better option for patients with knee osteoarthritis than low-fat diets (or opioids).
I can’t help but admire the entrepreneurial spirit, I just hope it doesn’t become standard: Air quality is so bad that San Francisco Uber drivers are selling masks to customers.
Interesting article: How Madonna is handling motherhood and aging.
Question I’m Asking
What’s your relationship to fruit? Are you able to eat it and still lose weight or keep the weight off?
One year ago (May 5 – May 11)
Comment of the Week
“I am a remote island conservationist : ) It’s a good life. As Paul Chek says, we don’t have a government, we have a corporate headquarters.”
– That’s a good line, Natalie.