October 23rd, 2016 | 58 mins 57 secs
calcium, heart health, isaac lidsky, salt, soda, supplements
On this week's show, we discuss some of the latest research and findings in our News & Views segment. Our stories are about how the soda industry plays politics to advance its agenda, whether salt is good or bad in the human diet, and whether calcium supplements pose a heart-health risk. The Moment of Paleo segment offers ideas about how we can think about areas of our lives, by analogy, based on what we know about whole foods vs. processed foods and supplements. In the After the Bell segment a truly thought-provoking talk about how we create ourselves with our thoughts.
August 15th, 2015 | 1 hr 43 mins
coca-cola, junk food, kale, longevity, minimalism, nature, spicy food, supplements, trans fat, vitamin d
On this week's show: Coca-Cola strikes back; junk food in the checkout lane; food manufacturers insist on keeping trans fats; the killer kale scare; spicy foods linked with increased longevity; and more bad news for Vitamin D supplementation. Plus: a documentary recommendation, an audiobook recommendation, growing and raising food at the Coppola home; a Moment of Paleo (Consistent Time in Nature) and an After the Bell (Minimalism) segment, too.
November 22nd, 2014 | 1 hr 15 mins
alzheimer's, low carb, maasai, memory, paleo, pegan, positive thinking, psychology, richard feynman, shawn achor, supplements, vegan
On today’s show: Healthy low-carb diets: fact or fiction? What is the Paleo-Vegan diet? Can supplements assist with memory improvement and Alzheimer’s prevention? Why are the Maasai being handed an eviction slip? We also talk a bit about the late physicist Richard Feynman. In the Moment of Paleo segment, does nudging the world in a better direction matter? And After the Bell, we close with a TED talk about the psychology of positive thinking.
July 31st, 2014 | 1 hr 25 mins
antioxidants, endurance, exercise, heart, james o'keefe, narratives, supplements, walking
On this week's show we talk about some very important information about antioxidants and supplementation along with some interesting news about exercise and endurance fitness. Lots of conventional assumptions are challenged. In the Moment of Paleo, we throw around some ideas about stories and narratives. And After the Bell, there are 2 segments: a cardiologist on endurance training + several doctors talk about the benefits of walking.
April 20th, 2014 | 1 hr 11 mins
astronomy, blood moon, boyd eaton, hadza, lawsuits, longevity, microbiome, supplements
On this week's show: What supplement is being linked to a longer life? Forfeiting the right to sue food companies? Were our ancestors lazy? How does modern medicine affect the microbiome? Plus a movie trailer, thoughts on the Blood Moon, a Moment of Paleo & The Hadza & Dr. Boyd Eaton After the Bell.
January 31st, 2014 | 1 hr 20 mins
avocados, dieting, evidence-based medicine, happiness, mcdonald's, michael pollan, paleo movement, sandra aamodt, supplements, weight loss
On today's show, we discuss the latest research on supplements; the McDonald's Diet; losing weight with avocados; evidence based medicine; Michael Pollan's thoughts on the Paleo Diet; happiness; and what's wrong with dieting. Also, a few trailers for some potential entertainment choices.
December 10th, 2013 | 59 mins 45 secs
alan watts, budget, joel salatin, obesity, psychological priming, supplements, vitamin d
On this week's show: the significance of the unknown; cost differences between healthy and unhealthy diets; healthy obesity; vitamin D supplementation may be ineffective; humans are becoming more carnivorous; the science of ancestral memories. In the Moment of Paleo: psychological priming. After the Bell it's Joel Salatin, followed by Alan Watts.
November 6th, 2013 | 1 hr 14 mins
alan watts, dietary recommendations, dna, pharma, statins, supplements
This week’s show is full of hard-hitting information about the pharmaceutical industry, including coverage of the ABC’s Heart of the Matter, Part 2, which focuses on statin drugs. Also, DNA barcoding shows that many herbal supplements are not what they seem. We also cover the updated Nordic Dietary Recommendations. The Moment of Paleo covers rigid versus intuitive approaches. After the Bell: Alan Watts; Herbal Supplements; and the Nordic Dietary Recommendations press conference.
August 6th, 2012 | 56 mins 44 secs
almonds, balanced bites, calories, diane sanfillippo, fermented food, practical paleo, supplements
This week we talk about nutrition, fermented foods, calories, almonds, supplements, and much more with Diane Sanfilippo of the Balanced Bites blog and podcast. Diane is releasing a new book called "Practical Paleo: A Customized Approach to Health and a Whole Foods Lifestyle."