Latest in Paleo

Health news viewed through an evolutionary lens.

About the show

Latest in Paleo is a health news program, with commentary and analysis that aims for the intersection of the scientific evidence and evolutionary clues. Media headlines and reporting on health topics can be superficial and plain wrong...let's take a closer look.


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Episodes

  • Episode 32: Richard Feinman

    September 12th, 2011  |  58 mins 8 secs
    ancestral health symposium, horace silver, richard feinman, robert lustig

    This week, host Angelo Coppola talks with biochemistry professor, Dr. Richard Feinman. They discuss Dr. Feinman's differences with Dr. Robert Lustig, his appearance at the Ancestral Health Symposium, what Dr. Feinman eats, and much, much more!

  • Episode 31: Ramen Green Light

    September 5th, 2011  |  50 mins 47 secs
    fat tax, mcdonalds, nutrition labes, obesity, sandy stec, soda

    This week's show features: a listener update, comedy from Sandy Stec, soda link to obesity questioned (by shills in the beverage industry), takeout food in the UK, changing nutrition labels in Australia, the fat tax, 7 things McDonald's knows about your b...

  • Episode 30: Gary Taubes

    August 29th, 2011  |  1 hr 19 mins
    ancestral health symposium, carbs, exercise, gary taubes, good calories bad calories, pima, why we get fat

    On this week's show, host Angelo Coppola talks with best-selling author Gary Taubes (Good Calories, Bad Calories & Why We Get Fat). They discuss Gary's early work, science, carbs, exercise, the Ancestral Health Symposium, and much more. They even run thro...

  • Episode 29: The Map is Not the Territory

    August 24th, 2011  |  50 mins 13 secs
    bill clinton, caffeine, cholesterol, diabetes, heart disease, junk food, mindless eating, pesticides, sugar, veganism, vibram

    This week's topics: a listener's success story, Bill Clinton goes Vegan, cholesterol numbers, sugar & heart disease, Kraft's junk food, mindless eating, caffeine protects against cancer, pesticides cause diabetes, Vibram FiveFinger shoes in the military...

  • Episode 28: AHS Animal Style

    August 15th, 2011  |  1 hr 26 mins
    ancestral health symposium, boyd eaton, gary taubes, melissa mcewen, pima, richard feinman, stephan guyenet

    This week, guest Richard Nikoley of the Free the Animal blog shares his experience at the 2011 Ancestral Health Symposium, focusing on some of the events controversies. These include: Gary Taubes vs. Stephan Guyenet, Dr. Boyd Eaton's presentation, Dr. Ri...

  • Episode 27: Ancestral Health Symposium

    August 9th, 2011  |  49 mins 49 secs
    aging, ancestral health symposium, hot dogs, inflammation, recall, statins, symphony of science, turkey

    This week's topics: listener updates, turkey recall, hot dogs, inflammation, over the counter Lipitor, when aging stops, ancestral health symposium, a new Moment of Paleo segment, and Symphony of Science After the Bell.

  • Episode 26: Be the Change

    August 2nd, 2011  |  1 hr 51 secs
    brain, calories, caveman diet, crossfit, exercise, food industry, food marketing, mcdonald's, organic, reddit, wheat belly

    This week's topics include: Crossfit, Reddit, more Caveman Diet in the mainstream, counting calories, McDonald's, organic vs non-organic, exercise and the brain, food industry tricks, and also wheat belly. There's a new Blog of the Week, Moment of Paleo...

  • Episode 25: You Owe it to Yourself

    July 25th, 2011  |  53 mins 32 secs
    antibacterial soap, caffeine, carbs, cholesterol, crossfit, exercise, free-range meat, nourishing traditions, obesity, ron rosedale, salt, soda, sugar

    This week's topics: Nourishing Traditions, free range meats, soda lobbying, sugar and caffeine, national french fry day, state taking obese children, exercise for children under 5, antimicrobials and antibacterial soaps, the war on salt, cholesterol, carb

  • Episode 24: Primal Body Primal Mind

    July 18th, 2011  |  1 hr 18 mins
    chocolate, coffee, fat, juicing, nora gedgaudas, omega 6, organic, primal body primal mind, protein

    This week features guest Nora Gedgaudas, author of Primal Body Primal Mind. Topics include: diet-mind connection, dietary fat, how much protein we should eat, organic versus conventional, omega 6 in the diet, juicing, coffee, chocolate, and much more!

  • Episode 23: Curiosity

    July 12th, 2011  |  1 hr 10 mins
    atkins, bob harrington, eric westman, food marketing, food matters, loren cordain, marion nestle, weston a. price foundation

    This week, host Angelo Coppola provides several clips for listeners to enjoy. These include: Food Matters movie trailer, Weston A. Price Foundation, Marion Nestle, Dr. Loren Cordain Q&A, and Dr. Bob Harrington discusses Atkins and low carb with Dr. Eric W...

  • Episode 22: Don't Eat Me

    July 4th, 2011  |  1 hr 5 mins
    agriculture, american diet, bpa, diet soda, exercise, fasting, fermentation, juicing, pets, richard feinman, soda, soy isolate, vibram, vitamin d, weight loss

    Topics covered: Paleo weight loss, juicing, Americans eating more, diet soda, Vibrams in the Army, BPA and mice, soy isolate, vitamin D, pets, agriculture, fermentation, fasted or fed exercising, Richard Feinman, foods that don't want to be eaten, and wha...

  • Episode 21: The Magic Bullet

    June 27th, 2011  |  1 hr 7 mins
    body composition, carbs, diabetes, farmageddon, fat, fat loss, fortified foods, jamie scott, john briffa, nora gedgaudas, paleoparents, potatoes, sleep

    This weeks topics include: Farmaggedon, PaleoParents blog, Diabetes and western food, does fat make you fat, potatoes and weight loss, low carb and cancer, sleep and carbs, fortifying foods, body composition, best diet and exercise for fat loss, a Blog of...

  • Episode 20: Clean 15 & Dirty Dozen

    June 20th, 2011  |  1 hr 18 mins
    barefoot, carbs, diabetes, don matesz, fat, loren cordain, paleo diet, produce, soda

    This week's topics: barefoot kids, contaminated produce, poop burgers(!), saturated fat, fighting diabetes with soda, prominent Paleo blogger bids farewell to diet, freaky eaters, late night eating, and What is Paleo? in the Moment of Paleo segment; Dr. L...

  • Episode 19: Worst Diet on Earth

    June 13th, 2011  |  1 hr 7 mins
    alan watts, bacon, coconut milk, gmo, loren cordain, monsanto, sedentary, sitting, styrofoam, us news and world report

    This week's topics include: bacon cologne, US News Best Diets & a Rebuttal by Dr. Loren Cordain, sitting as bad as smoking, don't-fry day, styrofoam toxicity, Monsanto, GMO foods, coconut milk, Blog of the Week, Moment of Paleo & Alan Watts after the bell

  • Episode 18: My Paleo Plate

    June 6th, 2011  |  1 hr 12 secs
    biggest loser, cholesterol, fat, frank mir, mark zuckerberg, mma, my plate, statins, tomatoes

    Topics covered: food pyramid replaced with MyPlate, high fat diets, cholesterol meds, Biggest Loser Paleo contestants, Mark Zuckerberg only eats meat that he kills, what's wrong with modern tomatoes, a listener's weight loss update, Frank Mir goes Paleo,

  • Episode 17: The Diet of No-Diet

    May 23rd, 2011  |  1 hr 51 mins
    bruce lee, free the animal, gurus, real food, richard nikoley, tao of jeet kune do

    This week, host Angelo Coppola is joined by A-list Paleo blogger, Richard Nikoley and they discuss: Real food, optimal diet, gurus, and much more.