New and Noteworthy: What I Read This Week—Edition 247
By Mark Sisson
Published on December 1, 2023
Research of the Week
The biggest explosion in intelligence occurred after the Gorilla line split from the Hominid line.
Less testosterone, more arthritis.
Obesity and sarcopenia are a lethal combo for fall risk in older adults.
Physical activity reduces depressive symptoms in long-term caregivers of ill family members.
Older heart disease patients are probably low in CoQ10.
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Penguins are constantly napping, awakening, and napping again.
Interesting Blog Posts
How to be more lucky.
Heavy sled drags improve sprint performance.
HIIT reduces visceral fat.
Things I’m Up to and Interested In
Reminder: Your cat might be willing to eat you.
Of course: Collagen improves recovery from resistance training.
Not surprised: Swapping out non-caloric beverages for milk increases nutrient intake for children.
Interesting: Google Bard outperforms ChatGPT in mass casualty incident triage.
We’ll see: New drug to extend dog lifespan approved.
Question I’m Asking
Are you getting outside despite the cold?
- If you’re going to make cookies, try these gluten-free snickerdoodles.
- Butternut squash soup.
One year ago (Nov 18 – Dec 1)
- What is Chrononutrition?—What is it?
- What to Eat Before a Workout—What to eat.
Comment of the Week
“Maybe the LDL gene editing study will finally put the cholesterol-heart-disease theory to death?”
-It’ll certainly tell us something.
About the Author
Mark Sisson is the founder of Mark’s Daily Apple, godfather to the Primal food and lifestyle movement, and the New York Times bestselling author of The Keto Reset Diet. His latest book is Keto for Life, where he discusses how he combines the keto diet with a Primal lifestyle for optimal health and longevity. Mark is the author of numerous other books as well, including The Primal Blueprint, which was credited with turbocharging the growth of the primal/paleo movement back in 2009. After spending more than three decades educating folks on why food is the key component to achieving and maintaining optimal wellness, Mark launched Primal Kitchen, a real-food company that creates flavorful and delicious kitchen staples crafted with premium ingredients like avocado oil. With over 70 condiments, sauces, oils, and dressings in their lineup, Primal Kitchen makes it easy to prep mouthwatering meals that fit into your lifestyle.
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