Weekly Link Love—Edition 10

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Research of the Week

An egg a day keeps type 2 diabetes at bay.

Degree of time discounting predicts relative wealth.

Slower life histories predict higher ejaculate quality.

Drug testing at festivals saves lives.

Interesting theory of cancer.

Heavy drinking and long-term weight loss don’t go together.

New Primal Blueprint Podcasts

Episode 302: Evan Brand: Host Elle Russ chats with functional medicine practitioner Evan Brand about autoimmune disorders.

Each week, select Mark’s Daily Apple blog posts are prepared as Primal Blueprint Podcasts. Need to catch up on reading, but don’t have the time? Prefer to listen to articles while on the go? Check out the new blog post podcasts below, and subscribe to the Primal Blueprint Podcast here so you never miss an episode.

Media, Schmedia

Washington (former) residents can now become compost.

Would you use Woebot as a therapist?

Interesting Blog Posts

How does evolution account for an organism’s gut bacteria?

The effect of stress on mother’s milk.

Social Notes

Foods the Internet was most obsessed with in 2018.

Everything Else

Ten amazing feats humans pulled off in 2018.

“…any cell can be a stem cell.”

Microbes may fight childhood leukemia.

There are lots of Chinese patients walking around having undergone CRISPR gene therapies, but they’re not being tracked very well.

Things I’m Up to and Interested In

Article I enjoyed: Miki Ben-Dor cooks the cooking hypothesis.

Why am I not surprised: Cancer researchers have been growing their cancers in “unrealistic” liquids for decades.

Again, not surprised: As meat intake declines, hospitalizations for anemia spike.

Hubris I could cut with a knife: “Together with 30 scientists we are going to tell the world what they should be eating by 2050.”

This would have been the perfect Christmas gift: A Buffet of Buffets pass.

Question I’m Asking

What do you think of Chipotle’s new keto, paleo, and Whole30 bowls?

Recipe Corner

Time Capsule

One year ago (Dec 30 – Jan 5)

Comment of the Week

“Was hoping gelatin was involved in the development of a decellularized extracellular matrix–based biomaterial scaffold for the purpose of foreskin reconstruction in circumcised males.”

– That’s our next big collagen product, Paleo Bon Rurgundy. Excited to finally offer it to our loyal members.

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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