Category Archives for "Four Horsemen"

1 The Great 'Gorilla Biscuit' Experiment

The Great ‘Gorilla Biscuit’ Experiment

The Agricultural Revolution brought mankind the ability to grow food crops in vast volumes, in particular, the grains that have come to dominate the Western diet. The Industrial Revolution brought us the ability to manufacture oils from seeds (corn, soybean, etc.), to create new plant varieties by altering their DNA, to use chemical extraction methods […]

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A Metabolic Paradox: Obese and Starving

Anyone who has struggled with trying to lose weight by the orthodox methods that our healthcare system promotes, or even by the unorthodox methods that are the purview of weight loss gurus and Hollywood stars – with the net result being a yo-yo-ing and ultimately disheartening experience – will have experienced this metabolic paradox. You […]

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Let The Sunshine In

Anyone who is an avid gardener knows something about the effects of sunlight on all of those living things that plant their roots in the Earth and stretch their branches to the sky. They take water from the soil plus carbon dioxide from the air, and combine them to create the carbohydrates that form the […]

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