Lavkarbo Høyfett! (Low-carb high-fat!)

The Swedish government recently became the first nation to recommend a low-carbohydrate, high-fat diet to its citizens (http://blog.wellnessfx.com/2013/11/07/sweden-goes-low-carb-high-fat/). The United States government maintains its recommendation of what is essentially a high-carbohydrate, low-fat diet (http://www.choosemyplate.govdietary-guidelines.html). How is it possible for the governments of two intelligent, developed nations to give two contrary … Read more

Toward a Universal Ethic of Human Movement (Part 2)

In Part 1 of this essay, I argued that, like many other ethical precepts, the ethical precepts of human movement are scalable. They vary with respect to age, disability and circumstance. Since age is a universal phenomenon of human existence, I endeavored to scale my first two precepts of human … Read more