Wednesday, January 25, 2017
Hello dear readers, After nine years of blogging on this platform, I've decided to move to a new website at stephanguyenet.com . This...
Monday, January 2, 2017
Goodbye, Staffan Lindeberg
A photo Staffan sent me, showing him weighing a Kitavan man as part of the Kitava Study. I recently heard the sad news that Staf...
Monday, November 28, 2016
Instant Pot pressure cookers on deep sale today
I've written twice before about the Instant Pot, an electronic pressure cooker that helps make healthy food in a time-efficient manner (...
Wednesday, November 23, 2016
This is your brain on pumpkin pie
Image credit: Evan Amos Thanksgiving is a special time in the United States when we gather our loved ones and celebrate the abundance of...
Tuesday, October 11, 2016
Did the US Dietary Guidelines Cause the Obesity Epidemic?
A popular argument holds that the US Dietary Guidelines caused our obesity epidemic by advising Americans to reduce fat intake. Does the ev...
Friday, September 30, 2016
Cars as a metaphor for understanding obesity
If we want to understand the accumulation of excess body fat, it's tempting to focus our attention on the location that defines the cond...
Friday, September 16, 2016
Do Blood Glucose Levels Affect Hunger and Satiety?
You've heard the story before: when you eat carbohydrate-rich foods that digest quickly, it sends your blood sugar and insulin levels so...
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