Weekly Link Love — Edition 102

Research of the Week

Some people can’t smell stinky fish.

If you think you’re about to drink some sugar but drink fake sugar instead, your body reacts as if you drank the real stuff.

Wearing lip balm reduces droplets produced through talking.

Having had the common cold may reduce the chance of severe COVID-19 infections.

Ketones seem to make white adipose tissue act more like brown fat.

New Primal Blueprint Podcasts

Episode 450: Zach Bush MD: Host Elle Russ welcomes Zach Bush MD to the podcast.

Primal Health Coach Radio Episode 79: Laura and Erin chat with Lisa McDonald.

Media, Schmedia

Didn’t we already know this decades ago?

Interesting Blog Posts

What happened to all the Bronze Age cities?

What might a “new morality” look like?

Social Notes

It’s true.

Green Old Deal.

Everything Else

Someone check if Hell froze over.

Things I’m Up to and Interested In

This isn’t good news: People’s balance is worse than ever.

Great content: A compendium of 19th century Italian case studies on using the carnivore diet to treat diabetes.

Insane paper: In which the author proposes we “painlessly” kill off predators in the wild to prevent herbivores from suffering.

Interesting question: Why are North and South India so different on gender?

One of the more relevant pieces I’ve read: Acceptance parenting.

Question I’m Asking

Are you going to celebrate Halloween? If so, how?

Recipe Corner

Time Capsule

One year ago (Oct 2 – Oct 8)

Comment of the Week

“LOL you’re on the wrong website Sheida.”

-Actually, TGJ, this might be the website she needs most of all.

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.

If you'd like to add an avatar to all of your comments click here!