Weekly Link Love — Edition 113

Research of the Week

Meta-analysis finds that low-carb and very low-carb diets can induce remission of diabetes without adverse effects.

About half of students from the University of Cologne showed signs of a mental disorder.

High blood omega-3 levels, lower COVID mortality.

Bad gut health, higher COVID risk.

Danish and Chinese tongues taste chocolate, broccoli, other bitter foods differently.

Just 1.4% of athletes recovering from COVID show evidence of myocarditis.

New Primal Blueprint Podcasts

Episode 464: Tanya Dyer, Esq: Host Elle Russ chats with divorce lawyer Tanya Dyer, who founded a high-conflict divorce law firm and authored The Smart Guide to Life After Divorce.

Media, Schmedia

The state of the debate about livestock farming in Britain.

The largest private owner of farmland in the United States is Bill Gates.

Interesting Blog Posts

Dave Feldman’s new eating window experiment.

Should whole milk be back in schools? Of course.

Social Notes

You heard it in Wales: growing food is non-essential.

Everything Else

Magic dirt.

Don’t try this at home.

Pygmy sloths are perpetually stoned from narcotic mangrove leaves.

Things I’m Up to and Interested In

Good interview about beef and climate change: With Frédéric Leroy.

Who could have guessed?: Widespread migration from sunny places to colder places have resulted in evolutionary mismatches and vitamin D deficiencies.

Just when I thought it couldn’t get any crazier: Researchers propose “meat patches” that induce red meat intolerance/allergy to fight climate change.

Talk about lemons into lemonade: COVID-induced remission of lymphoma.

Interesting piece: What wine meant to Roger Scruton.

Question I’m Asking

How do you feel about the future?

Recipe Corner

Time Capsule

One year ago (Jan 8 – Jan 14)

Comment of the Week

“Mark unfortunately passed away while protesting at the Capitol. Yet, in the minds of his followers, the cult lives on and his top disciples must manufacture material in his name. They start by reciting his word. Give them time to apply it to the current world in which we now live.”

You got me!

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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