John

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Note: Not a Medical Doctor or PhD. I'm a researcher and writer, with a focus on the subjects of health and longevity. My intent is to write about scientific research in an accessible, understandable way. If you believe something I've stated needs a reference, and I haven't done so, please let me know in the comments. Follow on: Twitter

Obesity Code Diet Plan – What to Eat, What to Avoid + Sample 7-Day Diet – Jason Fung

The Obesity Code aims to clear up myths on weight loss, and provide a simple formula for long term success. Below I’ll discuss aspects from the book, including an example diet plan at the bottom. Since writing The Obesity Code...

/ April 22, 2020

Dr Rhonda Patrick Supplements List – Updated May 2020

With the recent pandemic, Rhonda has adjusted her supplement regime (with the aim) to provide additional immune system support. First we’ll look at the supplements she’s taking with an emphasis on immune function, then we will go on to discuss...

/ May 27, 2020

Dr Rhonda Patrick PQQ Brand Choice (Pyrroloquinoline Quinone)

Lets dig into what PQQ (Pyrroloquinoline Quinone) is and why we might want to supplement it. But first, if you’ve arrived here to learn more about how Dr Rhonda Patrick is supplementing PQQ, lets address that: Dr Rhonda Patrick has...

/ April 22, 2020

Dr Rhonda Patrick – Krill Oil Brand Choice

Most recently, Rhonda gets all her omega-3 phospholipids direct from salmon roe caviar. Rhonda is a big fan of wild salmon roe caviar, which is a potent source of omega-3 phospholipids (~438 mg of EPA and ~514 mg of DHA...

/ April 22, 2020

Tim Ferriss – 3 Day Fast Method Details – 2019 Update – from Tools of Titans

As part of the “Dom D’Agostino” chapter in Tools of Titans, Tim Ferriss discusses his foray into fasting. He discusses fasting in the context of a “purge fast”. To quote Dom: “If you don’t have cancer and you do a...

/ April 22, 2020

Bruce Ames’ Triage Theory – How we can lead longer, healthier lives by avoiding micronutrient deficiencies

What if we are consistently attributing poor health to the wrong things? Focusing too much on fats and carbohydrates, all the while, important cellular processes in our body are hampered by micronutrient deficiency. For someone who’s interested in nutrition, I’ve...

/ April 22, 2020