Categorized Under “ Autoimmunity”

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Gluten Free January! Guest post by Matt Lentzner

Hi There. I’m sure you’ll notice a distinct lack of coolness in this post. I was never a state champion anything. I never plumbed the dark depths of veganism. I don’t have a luxurious beard. I don’t even have a catch phrase. I’m just some guy who likes to train Read more…

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How to Jump the Shark with Fish oil and Moderation.

Unless you have been under a rock for the past few years you have likely caught wind of this stuff called omega-3 fats (n-3) and are savvy as to their utility in reversing or preventing a metric-ton of health problems. For some folks this knowledge is literally, easy to swallow Read more…

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Gestational Diabetes: What constitutes low blood sugar?

I received a great question about the problematic diagnosis of gestational diabetes due to a failed oral glucose tolerance test. Give this a read so we can dismantle pregnancy related nutrition. Hey Robb, My wife and I have been Paleo ever since I was “certified” in Portland last year:) My Read more…

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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 Read more…

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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 Read more…

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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. Read more…

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