November 30th, 2016 | 47 mins 24 secs
alcohol, energy drinks, gut bacteria, microbiome, rebecca newberger goldstein, research, steven pinker, stroke, weigh regain, yo-yo dieting
This week's episode of Latest in Paleo features News & Views on the latest energy drink research and an energy drink case that may have put one man in the hospital; new research suggests alcohol consumption may help prevent strokes; and why researchers believe yo-yo dieting and weight regain could be related to alterations in the gut microbiome. The Moment of Paleo segment offers food for thought about how measurements color our perceptions. And the After the Bell segment features a Socratic dialog about reason and morality.
September 20th, 2016 | 2 hrs 2 mins
alcohol, bmi, cancer, cannabis, david agus, david katz, evelyn kocur, exercise, media, meredith rhodes, research, sugar, sugar industry, trust
Evelyn Kocur and Meredith Rhodes join me, Angelo Coppola, in the News & Views segment. Stories include: the sugar industry's influence on research, David Katz on the Paleo Diet, alcohol and exercise, and how daily cannabis use might affect BMI. The Moment of Paleo segment covers trust in the media. After the Bell features Dr. David Agus' new strategy in the war on cancer.
May 5th, 2014 | 1 hr 8 mins
coca-cola, meat, obesity, research, robert sapolsky, stress, values
On this week’s show: What happens when Coca-Cola funds obesity research? Is healthy obesity really a myth? What is second-hand stress? Does eating meat off the bone make kids misbehave? In the Moment of Paleo we discuss valuing life. And in the After the Bell segment, Dr. Robert Sapolsky discusses what makes us human.