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Myths & Truths

In today’s digital world it is hard to distinct myths & truths about health and medicine. We will try to provide clarity in these articles.

RHR: What the Heck Should We Eat? with Dr. Mark Hyman
Today, we chat with Dr. Mark Hyman about what you should eat and various ways you can sift through the changing and conflicting overload of dietary information.
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Revolution Health Radio podcast, Chris Kresser
The Dangers of Acetaminophen
Acetaminophen, more commonly known as Tylenol, is one of the most popular over-the-counter painkillers. Yet acetaminophen may be one of the most dangerous medicines in the drugstore.
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Dangers of Acetaminophen
RHR: Debunking Paleo Diet Myths—with Sarah Ballantyne
Today, I talk with Dr. Sarah Ballantyne, PhD (a.k.a. The Paleo Mom), about the science and research that supports the ancestral diet and lifestyle.
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Revolution Health Radio podcast, Chris Kresser
RHR: What the $#@! Is Wrong with What the Health?
In this episode, we’re talking about a Netflix documentary called What the Health. Read on to find out what peer-reviewed science actually tells us about human nutrition.
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Revolution Health Radio podcast, Chris Kresser
RHR: Candida—Hidden Epidemic or Fad Diagnosis?
Candida is one of those polarizing topics in medicine. Today I’ll share my experience with fungal overgrowth and how I treat it.
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Revolution Health Radio podcast, Chris Kresser
RHR: Should You Consider Medical Marijuana?
Medical marijuana is a pretty complex topic. Today I’ll cover the basics and talk about my experience with medical marijuana in my practice.
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Revolution Health Radio podcast, Chris Kresser
Should You Really Be Taking Fish Oil?
Fish oil might not be the cure-all it’s often advertised to be, and in some cases, it may even cause problems.
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is fish oil bad for you?
Red Meat & Cancer—Again! Will It Ever Stop?
The latest report from the WHO classifies cured and processed meats as carcinogens. But what does the research really tell us about the link between red meat and cancer?
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meat causes cancer myth
3 Reasons Gluten Intolerance May Be More Serious Than Celiac Disease
The significance of non-celiac gluten sensitivity has been downplayed in recent news stories. Evidence has proven that gluten intolerance is real and a much larger problem than celiac disease.
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