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Low-Carb researcher and author Dr. Richard Feinman is our special guest today on Episode 1489 of The Livin’ La Vida Low-Carb Show.
Dr. Richard David Feinman from FeinmanTheOther.com has long been a researcher in low-carbohydrate diets and, while he always says he is not an advocate of anything, he has been instrumental in bringing out the benefits of keto and carbohydrate restriction as well as the extensive failures of the traditional medical recommendations. Professor of Cell Biology (Biochemistry) at the State University of New York (SUNY) Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York, Dr. Feinman’s current research interests, in collaboration with Dr, Eugene Fine, is in application of ketogenic diets for cancer.
Dr. Feinman is the founder and former co-Editor-In-Chief (2004-2009) of the journal, Nutrition&Metabolism. He has a BA from the University of Rochester and he holds a PhD in chemistry from the University of Oregon. Richard Feinman is principal author of the classic comprehensive review “Dietary carbohydrate restriction as the first approach in diabetes management: Critical review and evidence base” He has just published the second edition of his book, now titled Nutrition in Crisis which brings him to our show today.
Listen in today as Jimmy talks with Dr. Feinman about:
- His book Nutrition in Crisis: Flawed Studies, Misleading Advice, and the Real Science of Human Metabolism
- Where his research has taken him
- His take on on the current state of nutrition
- How acceptance of low carb and keto has changed
- His work with cancer research
- and much more
"A lot of people are doing what I call 'slouching into low-carb'. They are looking for ways to embrace it without losing face." – Dr. Richard Feinman
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