Fitness and Intelligence in the NFL

Continuing with last month’s theme of fitness and intelligence, check out this great article by Aaron Gordon of SB Nation on Rhodes Scholar and former Florida State defensive back Myron Rolle: The Rejection of Myron Rolle Some questions raised by this piece:1. Myron Rolle is unquestionably one of the rare people … Read more

MyPlate, Ritz Crackers and a Case for Small Government

            On September 23, 2013, the Swedish Council on Health Technology Assessment (SBU) published a two-year compilation of scientific literature entitled Dietary Treatment for Obesity.1 Based on SBU’s conclusions that diets with low (less than 20% of total energy) to moderate (less than 40% of total … Read more