Category Archives: This & That

Mixture of stories about doctors, patients, and illnesses

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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Children in Ketosis: The Feared Fuel

PRESS RELEASE I have written an article in Medium that I have completely forgotten about mentioning here. Bad girl… well, it is better later than never. Shortly after I published that article and it went viral, it was republished by … Continue reading

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Where is the Beef? The 6 Papers That Turned the World Up-Side-Down

Image Image from the New York Times article About the News on “No Harm” from Red Meat You have heard it by now. For sure. Several academic articles hit the press (below the belt) on October 1, 2019, published by … 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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Silence on the US Front–News Flash of US Research from the UK!

The Missing News Flash Wouldn’t you know it?! If you had wanted to learn about research done anywhere in the world, including in the US, about the potential harms associated with the low carbohydrate diet, the consumption of saturated fats, … Continue reading

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Carbs, Fat, Sugar, & All That Jazz: A Willett Lecture

I Could Not Believe It A friend posted a short YouTube clip on Facebook of an answer in response to someone in the audience that one may think was taken out of context. So I asked for the link to … Continue reading

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Newsflash & The fallacy Of Percentages

The BBC Announced! The BBC announced–and continue to announce all over the world–that red meat increases bowel cancer by 20%. Now lets look at the statistics they refer to: “For every 10,000 people in the study who ate 21g a … Continue reading

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Cymbalta: Hell Trap

PRESS RELEASE I was contacted by a migraine member in one of my Facebook migraine groups (I have two, one is here and the other here. She knew that I often write about medicines (Drugs of Shame series such as … Continue reading

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