Canada Has a Statin Deficiency and Pets are Awesome

I get so much stuff in my inboxes that I want to comment on and can never find the time.  I’ve decided to make a short video where I can rant into the camera and not have to write a long post.  Hope you enjoy it. Cholesterol-lowering drugs under-prescribed for prevention of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease …

This Week in Low Carb News: Vegans on Carnivore and is Tribalism Bad?

Vegans on Carnivore and is Tribalism Bad

Letter from Dr Barnard of PCRM to the Department of Veteran’s Affairs – One of the ways you start seeing the inroads the low carb diet is making in the culture is by seeing institutions consider adopting it.  The DVA is considering advocating a LC diet and using Virtahealth to monitor it which of course …

This Week in Low Carb News – Lying Bacon, Elderly Statin Patients and Genetic Freaks

Every week my browser fills up with tabs of stories I want to talk about. I never get to them all so this is everything I think is interesting in the Low Carb/Keto/Healthy Diet field from this week. Most Uncured Bacon is a Lie – I love bacon but I am undecided about whether or …

This Week in Low Carb News – KetoFest, VirtaHealth and Vegan Lies

Every week my browser fills up with tabs of stories I want to talk about. I never get to them all so this is everything I think is interesting in the Low Carb/Keto/Healthy Diet field from this week. Ketofest is Coming! – Of all the keto conventions that happen, this one is my favorite to …

This Week in Low Carb News – Taubes and Guyenet on Rogan

Every week my browser fills up with tabs of stories I want to talk about. I never get to them all so this is everything I think is interesting in the Low Carb/Keto/Healthy Diet field from this week. Taubes/Guyenet Debate on Rogan – This was easily the biggest thing in this space this week. It …

This Week in Low Carb News: Uncovering the Keto Crotch Campaign and Cheaper Insulin

Uncovering the Keto Crotch Campaign and Cheaper Insulin

Every week my browser fills up with tabs of stories I want to talk about. I never get to them all so this is everything I think is interesting in the Low Carb/Keto/Healthy Diet field from this week. The Keto Crotch Deception – Surely you heard all the hubbub surrounding Keto Crotch this week. You …

This Week in Low Carb News: Why Pushups Don’t Make You Live Forever and Get Your Nutrition From Food

Pushups And Heart Attacks: The Usual Harvard Nonsense – A great breakdown on why observational studies should be taken with a grain of salt. Rarely does the headline do the actual data justice. Vitamin or Mineral Supplements Don’t Prevent Dementia – This isn’t difficult. Get your vitamins from food, not pills. We have been designed …

This Week in Low Carb News: AOC Wants to Ban Cows and Why That’s Stupid

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Wants to Ban Meat – AOC released her ambitious Green New Deal and it was a doozy! I say “was” because she has already taken it down presumably because someone on her team realized it was insane and told her so. My favorite part is where she wants to ban farting cows because …

This Week in Low Carb News: How to Cure Diabetic Horses, The Ketogenic Diet and Cancer and More!

The Ketogenic Diet: Making It Difficult for Cancer to Latch On? – Very interesting article looking at how a Ketogenic diet and calorie restriction can make tumors shrink in mice. Brazen Beef Thief Caught on Camera Stealing Steak from Restaurant – This dude puts a 20oz steak in his napkin and walks out of the …

This Week in Low Carb News: EAT-Lancet Edition

Every week I come across a bunch of articles I want to tweet about and comment on and every week I run out of time to do it.  This is my attempt to clear out the open tabs on my browser by putting them all in one place.  Enjoy! The Lancet report on what we …