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Latest in Paleo 124: Mismatch Theory

November 9, 2014 |

On Episode 124 we cover the latest research on brain games and how working irregular shifts affects cognitive ability. Also, what exactly is a healthy gut microbiome? What happens when you use hand sanitizer and then handle cash register receipts? Plus, we discuss why the WHO is blaming pharmaceutical companies for the latest ebola outbreak. Then, in the Moment of Paleo segment, we further the discussion on mismatches. And, in the After the Bell segment, Donnie Vincent talks about what hunting means to him.

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Latest in Paleo 123: Two Degrees

October 26, 2014 |

This week’s news stories: Soda linked to rapid aging; Green coffee study made famous by Dr. Oz has been retracted; we’ll talk about sleep for teenagers, camping, and hunter-gatherers; a new study suggests hunter-gatherers were smarter than we previously thought. Also: self-sufficiency, Babies, what we might learn from one airline disaster, and Michael Pollan After the Bell.

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Latest in Paleo 122: Hairy Pigs, Blue Blockers, and Animism, Oh My!

October 15, 2014 |

On today’s show we have a rewilding update; we discuss recent media coverage of the Paleo lifestyle (pro and con); a study indicates that artificial sweeteners can disrupt the microbiome and lead to metabolic disorders; we cover Mark Bittman’s thoughts on home cooking; and also an interesting idea about how fire has made us who we are…and it’s not just cooking. The Moment of Paleo segment is titled Animism and Generalities. And After the Bell, it’s a TED talk called The Surprising Science of Happiness.

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Latest in Paleo 121: Stress & the City

October 2, 2014 |

On today’s show we discuss the topic of stress and how living in urban cities appears to affect our brains. A recent study shows that people who were raised in cities versus rural areas process stress differently. Another study examines the mental benefits of walking in nature. We talk about how our self-talk and tendency to over-generalize can cause us mental distress. And, a recent report by the World Wildlife Fund indicates that animal populations around the globe are also under stress…and dying at a fast rate. The Moment of Paleo segment is called “Becoming You.” And, the After the Bell segment features a TEDx Talk, “Nature as Source Code.”

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Latest in Paleo 120: The Diet Wars

September 19, 2014 |

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On today’s show: The Diet Wars — National Geographic’s coverage of hunter-gatherer diets and how they may be unlike The Paleo Diet; Low-carb vs. Low-fat studies; fruit and vegetable intake and longevity; and a study that tells us about a potential treatment for anxiety and depression with no known side-effects. The Moment of Paleo is titled, “Hurray for Our Side!” and the After the Bell segment features Alan Watts.

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Latest in Paleo 119: Rewild Your Gut

September 3, 2014 | 4

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On this week’s show we look at the current state of gut research via the ABC’s Catalyst program ‘Gut Reaction’ in which the Hadza play a big role. Plus, two additional gut flora studies: one dealing with a potential cure for food allergies and the other dealing with food cravings. There’s a Moment of Paleo with some thoughts on biomes and rewilding. After the Bell it’s Dr. Sylvia Earle.

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Latest in Paleo 118: Rewilding Without Matches

August 21, 2014 |

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On this week’s show, we feature a conversation with guest, Claire Dunn. She is the author of “My Year Without Matches,” which she wrote after spending a year living simply in an Australian forest. She tells us about the experience and how it has affected her. Plus, you’ll hear wise words from an indigenous Kalahari leader and also from George Monbiot who talks about rewilding our world.

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Latest in Paleo 117: Jimmy Moore On Ketosis

August 11, 2014 |

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On this episode of Latest in Paleo, Jimmy Moore and I discuss the ketogenic diet described in his new book, Keto Clarity, co-authored with Dr. Eric Westman. Jimmy tells the story of his public testimony regarding the American Dietary Guidelines, and he addresses some of my reservations regarding long-term ketosis. The After the Bell segment features Dr. Stephen Phinney.

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