Categorized Under “ Healthcare”


Go Down Swinging…

This post was written by Russ Blanck, a 56-year old police officer who adopted CrossFit and a Paleo lifestyle as a means to maximize his functional fitness.  CrossFit and Paleo have helped him achieve his goals.  He works and trains alongside officers 20 to 30 years younger than him.  As a certified Read more…

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Doc Parsley

Dr. Kirk Parsley-Sleep: America’s BIGGEST Problem

Howdy folks! I wanted to shoot this TED talk by my good friend, Dr. Kirk Parsley your way. Doc Parsley (if you have missed the outstanding podcasts we’ve done with him here: 1, 2, and 3) is a former Navy SEAL, went to med school, and then was the Doc Read more…

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Dr. Harrison

The Benefits of the Paleo Diet in Post Operative Care

Guest post written by: Dr. Levi Harrison Orthopedic Surgeon   As an orthopedic surgeon, I have been a strong advocate of the Paleo Diet for my patients. I highly recommend this type of lifestyle eating strategy for patients before and after surgery. I discuss this nutritional plan with them Read more…

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Thank You From A Medical Provider

hello! This is a long winded thank you… I have to say I love listening to your podcasts, and thoroughly enjoy the candid banter!  I am a Physician Assistant/medical provider for the Department of Defense, and let me tell you, I am dealing with all of the issues you discuss Read more…

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Medical Waste

Guest post written by: Anonymous   In my third year of medical school, I nearly failed one of the notoriously easier clerkships: family medicine.   My preceptor – a morbidly obese, overworked woman – had urged me repeatedly over the course of the six-week rotation to speed up my office Read more…

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What Is The Origin of Cancer?

Written by: Travis M Christofferson It is cancer biology’s Most Fundamental question:  What is the origin of cancer?   The symbols are everywhere.  Pink ribbons, Yellow LIVESTRONG bracelets, billboards advertising Race’s for Cures, T-shirts, and media reports hinting at blockbuster new drugs that are always just around the corner.  All Read more…

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Dentistry in Harmony with Nature

By Alex Shvartsman, DDS, MAGD, AIOMT   I have been following the Paleo Diet since 2001, after reading Lauren Cordain’s The Paleo Diet. As a Biology major, and student of human evolution it just made sense. I have fallen off the wagon many times, succumbing to sugars sweet and deadly Read more…

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Evolutionary Medicine Talk Via Specialty Health

Hey folks! Just wanted to let y’all know that I’ll be doing a talk with former US Navy SEAL Kirk Parsley MD. I’ll be covering a greatly expanded Evolutionary Medicine talk while Doc Parsley will cover his experience using EM in the SEAL population. Date: Friday, June 7th Time: 6:30 Pm Place: Nevada Museum Read more…

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olivier martins

6-Letter Word

Written by: Robert My pregnant paleo-wife ran into the bathroom crying. The phone call from the doctor’s office informed her she failed the glucose-tolerance test, looks like gestational diabetes. Second test will confirm this. If she can’t control her blood sugar through dietary changes or insulin injections, baby will be Read more…

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Paleo Diet Risk Assessment: Update Three

Howdy folks! Sorry I have not written much of late. I have not even gotten to my massive stack of Science Bites I need to carve through. I’ll get on that stuff ASAP, but for now I wanted to let y’all know about some developments with the Risk Assessment program Read more…

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