Category: Aside

A Tragic Event

My apologies, but I’ll need to step away. I’ve gotten some terrible news regarding a very close friend that requires my attention. I’ll expand more once everyone in their life is informed. I need to cancel the shows with Ivor Cummins and Dr. Joel Kahn for now (hopefully we can reschedule soon). And I probably …

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News, Comments, Asides — October 2018 Edition

Siobhan Launches Her Patreon Yes, our own Siobhan has finally launched a Patreon after months and months of our prodding her to do so. This is super important as she (like me) puts out a lot of cheddar for lab tests. If you appreciate the excellent data she’s brought us (particularly lately), please note it …

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Podcast Prediction Post – Peter Attia Drive Edition

Peter Attia’s The Drive podcast featuring yours truly is now officially slated to drop in three days (10/8/2018). On the same day, I’ll be releasing a five part series as a companion piece to the broadcast. On the Record As many have taken to social media with their predictions of this long-awaited podcast, I thought we’d …

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A #LoveLetterAroundTheWorld to my Wife on our 10 Year Anniversary

[WARNING: This post and the grand romantic gesture described within has nothing to do with cholesterol or my research, so feel free to skip in its entirety if you have any allergies to shmaltz] Exactly 10 years ago this day, April 6th, 2008, I met my amazing partner, Sharon. We fell in love and married …

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Who Gets 67 C-Reactive Protein Tests? I do!

  My very first C-Reactive Protein test was from a blood draw taken November 20th, 2015. It was in bold and made clear I was in deep, deep trouble. Here were the reference ranges: My score? 14.3!!! Ironically, this was also when I got my first NMR as well. After some panicky message passing to …

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