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Healthy Guts and Paleo en Espanol!

I wanted to let folks know about a new up-and-comer in the Paleo education scene, her name is Consuelo “Chelo” Werner and her site is Healthy Guts. Chelo is Dave Werner’s daughter in law, she is a mother of 3,  was born in Mexico, speaks 6 (that’s SIX) languages and she has an amazing story… Continue Reading

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Vitamins A, D and K: Who Cares?

This Vitamin A, D and K issue  (VA, VD, VK from here on out) has gotten heated in a few circles. My recommendations on the topic have been based in large part on Prof. Cordain’s recommendations, and his thoughts were extensions of some work indicating a potential antagonistic action of VA against VD. This has… Continue Reading

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Insulin: Anorexic?

Someone shot a link to the blog about a guy who was taking Gary Taubes to task on various issues. Link to that here. Well…actually, that link is to the blog, not the specific post I wanted. Well, anyway, James’ original post had a list a greivances with Gary Taubes stuff, one of which was… Continue Reading

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Type 1 Diabetes: The Gut Connection.

Well, hysteria from Old Theresa and Eddie not withstanding, it looks like the mechanism for leaky gut and the autoimmune response gets clearer by the day. Pedro sent me this paper which describes the association pretty clearly. It has a few gems which we will get to in  a moment. The study involved the analysis… Continue Reading