Home Health New and Noteworthy: What I Read This Week—Edition 237

New and Noteworthy: What I Read This Week—Edition 237


Research of the Week

Keto helps women with PCOS.

Heart disease rate and mortality rate were higher in people with no “risk factors” than in people with only the “risk factor” of high LDL-C.

Cellulose-based emulsifiers and heart disease.

Monkey mothers who ate a standard American diet during pregnancy give birth to babies with altered gene expression and elevated insulin secretion.

Older first-time moms are at a higher risk for breast cancer.

New Primal Kitchen Podcasts

Primal Kitchen Podcast: The Link Between Strength and Success with Endurance Athlete Eric Hinman

Primal Health Coach Radio: Q&A with Erin Power

Media, Schmedia

Lab meat company fails to pay invoices.

Interesting Blog Posts

Can we talk to whales?

Social Notes

There is no alternative.

Everything Else

Humans faced a huge population bottleneck in the ancient world.

Slaughtering the buffalo had lasting impacts on the people who relied on them.

Things I’m Up to and Interested In

Interesting video: Fauci addresses Cochrane study that said masks don’t really work.

Delicious: The USDA wants you eating ultra processed blends of beans, grains, and vegetables.

Interesting report: On climate metrics for livestock.

But why?: Early onset cancer on the rise.

Classic paper: A hunter-gatherer health prescription.

Question I’m Asking

What’s your “elevator spiel” for better health?

Recipe Corner

Time Capsule

One year ago (Sep 2 – Sep 8)

Comment of the Week

“‘Mark, your observations about not taking chances are spot on. I wish I’d learned much earlier in life the benefits of getting outside my comfort zone. Anthony Bourdain, the renowned chef and life observer was quoted as saying, “Embrace fear; know your strength; live with purpose.” Words to live a fuller life by.

-Absolutely, Steve.


About the Author

Mark Sisson is the founder of Mark’s Daily Apple, godfather to the Primal food and lifestyle movement, and the New York Times bestselling author of The Keto Reset Diet. His latest book is Keto for Life, where he discusses how he combines the keto diet with a Primal lifestyle for optimal health and longevity. Mark is the author of numerous other books as well, including The Primal Blueprint, which was credited with turbocharging the growth of the primal/paleo movement back in 2009. After spending three decades researching and educating folks on why food is the key component to achieving and maintaining optimal wellness, Mark launched Primal Kitchen, a real-food company that creates Primal/paleo, keto, and Whole30-friendly kitchen staples.

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