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.
April 18th, 2016 | 1 hr 19 mins
david suzuki, junk food, mark bittman, processed food, real food, sugar, ultraprocessed food, whole foods
In this episode's News & Views segment, we cover recent research that reveals ultra-processed foods make up more than 50% of the American diet, while whole foods and minimally processed foods combined make up only 30 percent. We also talk about how sugar plays into the processed-food diet. Then, we consider what happens when animals and plants are raised on "junk food diets." The Moment of Paleo segment is about the real-food movement. Also covered: Canada's 30 x 30 Nature Challenge, a new book recommendation, and Mark Bittman in the After the Bell segment delivering a talk called What's Wrong with What we Eat?
November 12th, 2015 | 1 hr 35 mins
andrew solomon, junk food, longevity, mortality rates, nature, shinrin yoku, sugar, superhuman
In this episode's News & Views, we look at a study that says junk food's not so bad; another study that says sugar is toxic; and a disturbing report that shows mortality rates are on the rise for middle-aged white Americans. In the Shinrin-yoku segment, we look at stats about how much time kids are spending in nature. Our Moment of Paleo is about expectations. After the Bell features writer Andrew Solomon. Plus, a "superhuman" documentary and a book recommendation, too.
February 10th, 2014 | 1 hr 35 mins
antioxidants, david healy, dietary guidelines, evidence-based medicine, false dilemma, fat, food industry, heart disease, subway, sugar, vitamin c, vitamin e
On today's show, we tackle the recent BBC Horizon special called Sugar vs. Fat; also Subway's bread controversy; there's reason for concern regarding Vitamin C & E supplements as they relate to endurance training; the latest research on added sugar and heart disease; the government's sugar guideline board's ties to the food industry; and heart healthy sugar snacks. Also, we talk about False Dilemmas in the Moment of Paleo and we hear a conversation about Evidence Based Medicine in the After the Bell segment.
December 17th, 2013 | 1 hr 16 mins
antibiotics, cavities, fat, fda, gut bacteria, jeroen raes, microbiome, sitting, sugar
On today's show: Get to know your gut bacteria. How quickly do gut bacteria respond to your diet? Is "microbiome candy" a good idea for fighting cavities? Will new FDA rules help with antibiotic resistant bacteria? Which are stronger...sugar or fat cravings? Plus a Moment of Paleo segment and After the Bell clips, too.
March 4th, 2013 | 57 mins 7 secs
allan savory, carbohydrates, cholesterol, coca cola, dr. oz, evolution, fat, intelligence, salt, sugar, sweet stem farms, timothy leary
On today's show, you'll enjoy a bit of beautiful sound from Sweet Stem Farms. We'll talk about the new book Salt, Sugar, Fat: How the Food Giants Hooked Us. Then, Dr. Oz calls it his most important show ever about cholesterol...see what he and his guests have to say. We'll also talk about carbohydrates, fat, and Coca-Cola. After the Bell it's Allan Savory and Dr. Timothy Leary.
May 31st, 2012 | 1 hr 8 mins
advertising, cognitive function, emily deans, evolutionary psychology, george carlin, j. stanton, nutritionism, omega 3, satoshi kanozawa, saturated fat, sugar, the weight of the nation
In this week's show, we feature an opening with George Carlin riffing on food advertising. Then, we discuss the recent HBO documentary, "The Weight of the Nation." Sugar, omega 3s and saturated fats have been in the media big time, and we talk about why. Then we weigh in with Dr. Emily Deans regarding sugar, fat, and cognitive functioning. Next, it's J. Stanton at Gnolls.org discussing nutritionism and n=1 experimentation. We also have a Moment of Paleo segment and an After the Bell featuring Dr. Satoshi Kanozawa, an evolutionary psychologist.
December 22nd, 2011 | 1 hr 39 secs
drugs, farmers markets, fat joe, fatigue, fever, olive oil, sugar
On this week's show, host Angelo Coppola covers: Olive oil's scandalous fraud, food bumming us out, why sugar makes us sleepy, riding out a fever, alternatives to mental health drugs, the 2nd eradicated disease, patterns in sick people, and more including an awesome 'After the Bell' segment.
December 14th, 2011 | 58 mins 20 secs
arsenic, butter, calories, cereal, dan barber, green beans, hiit, low fat, norway, peas, sugar, weight gain
This week, host Angelo Coppola discusses: recent reports on sugar in kids cereals, low-fat and weight gain, calorie count s are inaccurate, diseases to watch out for, Indian tribe turns to tradition, just one minute of exercise, Norway's butter shortage, peas & green beans, arsenic in juice, science and technology, Dan Barber After the Bell.
October 11th, 2011 | 1 hr 9 mins
addiction, fat tax, fructose, gmo, jimmy moore, junk food, paul jaminet, safe starch, steve jobs, sugar
This week's topics: Denmark's fat tax, sugar, fructose, junk food cheaper than real food, sugar addiction awareness day, GMO Awareness Week, safe starches with Jimmy Moore and Paul Jaminet, and Steve Jobs After the Bell.