The Energy Balance Consortium Study at NuSI is underway. Read the story from Wired magazine about the initiative. “Hubris” science writer Gary Taubes and Peter Attia, MD have hired a team of scientists including those skeptical and eager to prove them wrong. A head […]
Time magazine’s cover story, Ending the War on Fat, declares “Eat Butter” to improve cholesterol and health. This historic message reverses 30+ years of bad nutritional advice largely based on unproven hypotheses, inconclusive research, opinion and bureaucracy. Although the front cover might imply we slather […]
My new chemical engineer friend and colleague, Ivor Cummins, has turned biochemistry into his hobby. Although I can think of many more entertaining hobbies it is fascinating to watch Ivor use his engineering skills, calculating his way through piles of evidence to solve the […]
Pop quiz time! When you think fatigue, weight gain, thinning hair and feeling cold, what disease process comes to mind? I often see patients with this constellation of symptoms who ask for in-depth thyroid testing because they are absolutely sure they have […]
Science writer and author Gary Taubes of ‘Why We Get Fat’ and ‘Good Calories Bad Calories’ will be presenting at medical grand rounds next week at the Anschutz medical campus. No RSVP required and all are invited. Lets give Gary a warm […]
Add Clogged Arteries to the list of just some of the chronic diseases found in Ancient mummies. The HORUS study just published in the Lancet and presented at a meeting of the American Academy of Cardiology theorizes that humans are sensitive to the development of atherosclerotic plaque regardless of […]
The media is once again sensationalizing Meat Phobia. The results from the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) study published in BMC Medicine suggest that men and women with a high consumption of processed meat are at increased risk of early death, in particular due […]
Watch my Fat Reform lecture at the ASBP obesity conference in Orlando, October 26, 2012 . Present were almost 600 physicians and healthcare professionals. This lecture discusses the new paradigm of low carb, high fat, LCHF, ancestral, paleo and primal diets, carbohydrate […]
Diet Trends and Food Policy. Science journalist Gary Taubes and the lead investigator of the famous A to Z weight loss study, Christopher Gardner, PhD participating in a discussion panel at Stanford University. A wonderful collaboration of two brilliant people.
Calories, thought experiments and science by Gary Taubes.
Read the latest article at Mother Jones written by Gary Taubes and Cristin Kearns Couzens. Watch this interview with Gary Taubes about the sugar industry, cover-up and deception.