This is episode 44 of Evil Sugar Radio. In this episode, we take a look at the concept of Bio-Hacking. Is it all hype and empty promises or does it hold the future of superhuman health? We talk about what bio-hacking is, what bio-hacking isn’t, and a couple of the very popular bio-hackers on the scene. This show will clue you in on what people are really selling when they sell “bio-hacking”.
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Episode 44 Overview
Here’s an overview of what we’ll be talking about in this episode:
- What is bio-hacking?
- What isn’t bio-hacking?
- Is bio-hacking just normal diet and fitness concepts repackaged with a trendy name?
- What kinds of things do the popular bio-hackers promote?
- What are some simple solutions to avoid the need to “bio-hack”?
Amid The Device Hype, This Startup Is Taking Wearables To Heart (NPR) ( http://tinyurl.com/oojw46l )
Why it’s so easy to believe our food is toxic (PLOS) ( http://tinyurl.com/onk88c3 )
The Monitored Man (NY Times) ( http://tinyurl.com/q5xt2ge )
For Fitness Bands, Slick Marketing but Suspect Results (NY Times) ( http://tinyurl.com/mc9ftvc )
Breakfast, blood glucose, and cognition (PubMed) ( http://tinyurl.com/npmtgjs )
A high-fat meal induces low-grade endotoxemia: evidence of a novel mechanism of postprandial inflammation (PubMed) ( http://tinyurl.com/kkp4c7a )
The BulletProof Diet ( http://www.donotlink.com/hr5 )