Lucas and Brion give you the guide to antibiotics you’ve never known you wanted. This is the first guide on the net of the best to worst popular antibiotics. With this knowledge, you can negotiate with your doctor. Know when you need to take probiotics after a course. And know which antibiotics to avoid at […]

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March 4, 2020

Ep. 53 SPECIAL REPORT: Antibiotics The Good The Bad and The UGLY

Jan Groh is a database programmer, musician, and photographer.  In 2012, she was hit with an Ehlers Danlos storm and lost the ability to walk.  After years of research and advocacy, she is walking again and sharing what she knows about Ehlers Danlos. Jan has experienced a myriad of health difficulties all her life.  Chronic […]

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February 26, 2020

Ep. 52 Interview Jan Groh: What is This Mysterious Ehlers Danlos Syndrome?

Lucas and Brion sit down with Ben Bush to learn about the underground world of Kava Kava bars, where deals are struck, the women are deadly, and everyone goes home relaxed Notes: Lacuna Kava Bar: https://lacunakavabar.com/ Self Hacked Kava: https://selfhacked.com/blog/health-benefits-kava/ Kava Kava and Liver Damage: https://www.livestrong.com/article/403802-kava-kava-and-liver-damage/ Kava: more evidence it does not cause liver harm: […]

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February 19, 2020

Ep. 51 KAVA KAVA BAR?! Ben Bush Schools Us on Relaxing the Body

Georgi Dinkov is a computer scientist with a passion for biochemistry and the ideas of Ray Peat. He has read thousands of studies and opened his own successful online supplement store. No one knows biochemistry and the metabolism quite like Georgi. We celebrate our 50th episode with an extra long, nutrition packed interview for your […]

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February 12, 2020

Ep. 50 Interview Georgi Dinkov: Rebel Researcher and Body Mechanic

Ken Lassesen is a citizen scientist and software engineer. He runs several websites catering to the microbiome and people with chronic disease. He has contracted CFS four times throughout his life. Using strategies to alter the gut microbiome, he has put it into remission each time. He has read thousands of studies on the microbiome. […]

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February 5, 2020

Ep. 49 Interview Ken Lassesen: Using AI to Improve the Gut Microbiome

Lucas and Brion delve into an illegal probiotic. Once again, Europe is embracing old health technologies outlawed in the US. This probiotic has 100 years of results for IBS and Ulcerative Colitis, and we will tell you how to get it and use it. Notes: Review of Mutaflor for Ulcerative Colitis: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4917610/#!po=17.0455 Mutaflor Probiotic and […]

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January 29, 2020

Ep. 48 Mutaflor: The Most Researched Probiotic You’ve Never Heard Of

Lucas and Brion talk about some interesting news from Matt Stone and a new study showing why dogs really do help us emotionally. Notes: Blue Zones Bullshit: https://180degreehealth.com/blue-zones-bullshit/ Contagious emotions: Study suggests dogs mirror owner’s stress levels: https://www.naturalnews.com/2020-01-02-contagious-emotions-study-suggests-dogs-mirror-owners-stress-levels.html Music by Jenny Jahlee from Live at KBOO Homepage: www.quaxpodcast.com

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January 22, 2020

Ep. 47 Blue Zone Bull%@#$ and Man’s Best Friend

Notes: This is by far the most comprehensive interview I have done on how to be the healthiest you can be. Travis Burch was sick for 8 years “Muscle weakness.  Brain fog.  Debilitating fatigue.  Couldn’t sleep.  Couldn’t digest food well. Couldn’t concentrate on anything.  Extremely low body temperature.  Days of recovery after the smallest physical […]

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January 15, 2020

Ep. 46 Interview with Travis Burch: Sick Buildings and the Pillars of Health

Smoking sucks…but Nicotine…ehh might not be so bad Notes: What is POTS?: https://www.webmd.com/heart-disease/atrial-fibrillation/postural-orthostatic-tachycardia#1 Benefits of Nicotine: https://www.nootropedia.com/benefits-of-nicotine/ Nicotine, The Wonder Drug: https://www.discovermagazine.com/health/nicotine-the-wonder-drug\ Self Hacked Nicotine: https://selfhacked.com/blog/28-proven-health-benefits-nicotine-4-potential-risks/ Ugh Fields: https://www.lesswrong.com/posts/EFQ3F6kmt4WHXRqik/ugh-fields Immunosuppressive and Anti-Inflammatory Effects of Nicotine Administered by Patch in an Animal Model: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC404586/ Is Nicotine All Bad?: https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/is-nicotine-all-bad/ Is Nicotine Bad for you? : https://veppocig.com/pages/is-nicotine-bad-for-you/ […]

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January 8, 2020

Ep. 45 Nicotine: Wonder Drug or Supervillain?

Testosterone Replacement Therapy is gaining popularity with many advocates and detractors. Lucas and Brion explore the evolutionary basis for testosterone and how that can inform your choice on whether to get on TRT Notes: Testosterone prescribing in the United States, 2002-2016: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6396809/ Danish Study on Lowering T levels: https://academic.oup.com/jcem/article/92/12/4696/2597312#52560365 The He Hormone, 2000 New York […]

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January 1, 2020

Ep. 44 Testosterone Replacement Therapy: An Evolutionary Lens