Applied Philosophy

What can COVID-19 teach us about metabolic syndrome?

Many people consider me an expert on ketogenic and carnivore

Who is a Carnivore? problems of names, identity, community

Who gets to decide what the Carnivore Diet means? Let

Misaligned Virtue

On eating your vegetables, non-compliers, and food reward. I have

An Open Dialogue with Alan Levinovitz on Miracle Cures

Introduction for outside readers Twitter can be a wonderful way

Weight loss advice from fat people

There is an assumption that is easy to make about

Red Light, Green Light: responses to cortisol levels in keto vs. longevity research

How a scientist interprets outcomes often depends on whether she

Science Fiction

We humans are storytellers. When we want something to be

Language Barriers: Preferred Fuel

As a linguist, I am often struck by the way

Being, Having, and Doing: The Metaphysics of Disease

This is a copy of an article I wrote for

Similarities between germ-free mice and ketogenic humans

Tracing a chain of ideas Sometimes the assumptions that scientists