Research of the Week
Both breastfeeding and waiting until a child is 6 months old to introduce gluten may reduce the risk of type 1 diabetes.
Interactions between taurine and strength training.
Doing a 4 second sprint every hour can offset some of the negative effects of sitting.
In magnesium and vitamin D-deficient kids with ADHD, magnesium and vitamin D supplementation improves symptoms.
New Primal Kitchen Podcasts
Episode 5: Vegan-Turned-Omnivore Yovana: Morgan chats with Yovana about Internet fame, fertility, cyberbullying, and leaving veganism.
Hominids have been burying their dead for many many years.
Interesting Blog Posts
On the Bushmen and all those mongongo nuts.
Is this the end of the amyloid plaque hypothesis of Alzheimer’s?
What would happen to dogs if humans died out?
Scientists use a strand of Sitting Bull’s hair to confirm the identity of his great grandson.
Things I’m Up to and Interested In
This will be good: Dr. Malcolm Kendrick’s book on heart disease, The Clot Thickens, is out.
Another “paradox” for the books: The centenarian who lives off clotted cream.
Potatoes for peace: The introduction of potatoes into the Old World reduced conflict.
Interesting article: Your brain is not a computer.
Not a phrase you want to hear: “Waning immunity.”
Question I’m Asking
Have you sprinted lately?
One year ago (Oct 30 – Nov 5)
Comment of the Week
“the metaverse doesn’t exist yet – this is being sold well ahead of anything that works.
and once it is built, VR works with.. two of the five senses. Touch, smell, taste, aren’t even on the roadmap. It’s a video game with goggles. I am underwhelmed..
In other news, had a delicious elk steak last night, from an animal I shot in early October. The metaverse could show me the shot maybe: not the blisters that distracted me as I aimed, not the smell of the leaves, and not the delicious meat afterwards..”
-I agree with you.