Research of the Week
Africans may have Neanderthal ancestry , too.
New review  on low-carb diets for cardiovascular disease (it’s good).
They found  Pliny the Elder’s cranium.
Eating sprouted potatoes during pregnancy may have consequences  for the offspring.
New Primal Blueprint Podcasts
Episode 401: Keith and Michelle Norris : Elle Russ chats with Keith and Michelle Norris, founders of Paleo f(x).
Primal Health Coach Radio, Episode 45 : Laura and Erin chat with Julie Raich Dieme about building online health programs.
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Interesting Blog Posts
How might a vegan diet affect your intelligence ?
A good thread  on local food’s carbon footprint.
Blocked arteries may not warrant  stents.
Peaceful standoff .
Things I’m Up to and Interested In
Case study series that pleased me to see: Using ketogenic diets to curb binge-eating and food addiction —looks like “restrictive fad diets” can actually help.
I’m coming to terms with the realization that they’ll never stop pumping out these ridiculous studies: Will a week of keto damage you ?
I love how they undermine keto even when it works: Restricting carbohydrates “tricks” your body into burning fat .
Question I’m Asking
With Google stopping development of its glucose-monitoring lens and all the other failures and dubious advancements, tech is realizing that biology’s a hard nut to crack. Do you think technology will ever figure out human biology and vault us into sci-fi territory?
One year ago (Jan 25– Jan 31)
- Does Vegetarian Collagen Exist?  – Well, does it?
- 13 Functional Exercises You Can Do at Work – How to make it work at work.
Comment of the Week
“For the past many years I have tried to find something nice to say to someone every day. An article of clothing, their car, the way they walk, even the smile on their face. Occasionally I will get a brush off which only means that they are suspicious and rightly so in this society. However most of the time it makes someone feel good and always it does so for me.”
– A lot of nice ideas in the comments .