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Give Harvard Health a piece of your mind!

Harvard Health Publications of the Harvard Medical School just published this bit of conventional tripe, written by Holly Strawbridge, Executive Editor of the Harvard Heart Letter: Going gluten-free just because? Here’s what you need to know Some choice quotes: ” … Continue reading

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Wheat and endometriosis

Female followers of the Wheat Belly arguments who have endometriosis often report marked relief with wheat elimination. I, too, have witnessed this, though it is outside of my day-to-day experience (in heart issues). There is a recent study that, while … Continue reading

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Chef Pete Evans goes wheat-free!

Australian chef and TV personality, Pete Evans, asked me to write a section for his new cookbook: Over the last 12 months we have been working on a new cookbook, which will be available in about a years time [February … Continue reading

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Healthy again

Kate posted her story describing years and years of suffering at the hands of wheat, only realized when she rid herself of it. I suspect I may be wheat intolerant. That is, allergic. Something that happened to me recently has … Continue reading

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Heart healthy whole grains and the new agenda for the Wheat Lobby

This recent Six Servings post from our nice friends at the Wheat Lobby prompted me to make this counterpost. Their post begins with: According to the American Heart Association, the best way to keep your heart in peak form is … Continue reading

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Stories needed for national TV show

I’m being asked to provide some compelling stories of wheat-free success for an upcoming Wheat Belly segment on a national TV show. (I’m not yet supposed to say which show!) The show is filmed in New York but short video … Continue reading

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I lost the wheat, but didn’t lose weight: 2

Yes, it happens: Rid your life of all things wheat and you get relief from acid reflux, joint pain, and mood swings . . . but not weight loss. While most people enjoy rapid and dramatic weight loss with wheat … Continue reading

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Mystery Bump

Are more women delivering babies . . . but didn’t know they were pregnant? While I know of no formal tabulation, it seems that I’ve been hearing more and more about these surprise babies. There was even a reality TV … Continue reading

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Should she . . . or shouldn’t she?

Paige posted this question about whether or not she might benefit from the Wheat Belly approach: I am 34 and I have struggled my entire life with hunger. I can remember being as yound as 5 and still being hungry … Continue reading

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Wheat-eating humans?

Us modern humans, Homo sapiens, have walked the earth some 200,000 years. Our upright, bipedal, large-brained, and social hunter-gatherer predecessors, Homo erectus, walked the earth for nearly 10-fold longer, bridging the era when humans first began to eat animal flesh, … Continue reading

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