Category Archives: Interesting reading

Covid-19 from Up-Close

The Story of Covid-19 Over the past several months, there have been many guesses about a new virus, Sars-Cov-2 (SC2). Research and some publications (academic, pre-prints, and blogs) have suggested various hypotheses. The prominent issue to be explained properly was … Continue reading

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Herd Immunity, R(o), and a Virus We Barely Know

Sars-Cov-2 and Covid-19 Without Politics Sometimes, in late 2019, a new virus, which we now call Sars-Cov-2, launched an attack from somewhere in China—or at least this is how we understand. It attacked silently at first. By silence I mean … Continue reading

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Clinical Course on COVID19–Vital Signs

A Clinical Course Breakdown of COVID-19 The following is a quote from a doctor in the UK: I am an ER MD in New Orleans. Class of 98. Every one of my colleagues have now seen several hundred Covid 19 … Continue reading

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Where is the Critical Media?

Where Is That Damned Critical Media When It’s Needed? How come they only complain loudly when we talk about red meat and eggs? Do you suppose that eating a steak and eggs is worse than this new sandwich from Kentucky … Continue reading

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Paradigm Shift: The Importance of the Right Anecdotal Evidence

The Power of Anecdotal Evidence by the CEO ***The link here was updated on 9/15/2020 because the original was removed. Concerns have arisen that she may lose her job if she doesn’t stop advocating the low carbs diets, because the … Continue reading

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Do You Like To Drink?

Does Alcohol Make You Fat? The gym I go to sends regular emails with suggestions and interesting facts. The email I received today sparked my curiosity, because it asked a provocative question: Does alcohol make you fat? The question linked … Continue reading

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Bad Science & Social Media Chatter

Image from The Lancet The Power of Social Media over Bad Science Can the common folk change their destiny by openly discussing science (good or bad science, even those that are just mimicking research)? Recently, on Twitter in particular, scientific … Continue reading

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Why We Can’t Beat The Vegans To It

They Did It Again The Game Changer movie is out and is sweeping through the minds of men of all ages! Yep, they will try the vegan diet because of the penis part of the movie. I am not going … Continue reading

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Osteocalcin and Atherosclerosis

The Secret Cholesterol Theory Completely accidentally I bumped into an article about osteocalcin, and it turned out to be something pretty important. My research about the fight-or-flight mechanism, which is associated with migraine, led me to this article. Those of … Continue reading

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Yet One More Junk Paper in JAMA Internal Medicine

Will they EVER learn statistics? The paper Association of Animal and Plant Protein Intake With All-Cause and Cause-Specific Mortality, an “original investigation” (whatever that means, since they just crunched numbers), published on the 26th of August–this paper is behind a … Continue reading

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