Weekly Link Love — Edition 84

Research of the Week

Split brain, no split consciousness.

High circulating ketone levels reduce cardiac inflammation and inhibit the progression of heart failure.

Psychological distress and loneliness are way up.

Analyzing the genetic imprints of the animal skins used for the Dead Sea Scrolls.

Why weed makes you go, “Whoa.”

New Primal Blueprint Podcasts

Episode 426: Mark Sisson: Host Elle Russ chats with yours truly.

Episode 427: Ron Sinha: Host Brad Kearns chats with Dr. Ron Sinha about the “Covesity Pandemic.”

Primal Health Coach Radio, Episode 63: Laura and Erin talk with Amy Berger about the primacy of context.

Media, Schmedia

Glad to have the Nutrition Coalition on the job.

It’s not so much the chlorinated chicken that disturbs me, but the reason why chlorinating chicken is necessary.

Interesting Blog Posts

On quoting Hippocrates.

Why does sleep deprivation kill? Might be the gut.

Social Notes

Many such cases.

What’s old is new again.

Everything Else

Should saturated fat intakes be reduced?

Oyster worms.

76 acre farms are about the ideal size by some measures. Agile and productive and resilient.

Things I’m Up to and Interested In

While we wait for a long term study on carnivore health: Somatic health in the Indigenous Sami population.

Interesting paper: The one exploring the interactions between vitamin D and the coronavirus.

Video I liked: 3D reconstruction of Australopithecus sediba walking.

Some of you will enjoy this: Beer probably good for cardiovascular health.

More “paradoxes”: Butter beats margarine, again.

Question I’m Asking

What has you excited?

Recipe Corner

Time Capsule

One year ago (May 31 – Jun 6)

Comment of the Week

“Can’t wait till I’m 130 years old. Max aerobic heart rate will roughly equal resting heart rate so I can finally burn maximum fat in my Barcalounger.”

– Great idea, Neanderchow.

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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