Monthly Archives: August 2013

Popular press hypes another inconclusive study

Once again the press loves screaming headlines and doesn’t bother reading the fine print of an actual study published in the New England Journal of Medicine. This is all over Google News, the same story picked up by lots of … Continue reading

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Good for you, ladies …

… at least someone has some sense on this planet!  

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Applied Nate Silver – fell off the wagon

Time to bore you again with statistics and graphs and my (seemingly) never-ended ordeal of weight loss. When I left you last time I predicted I’d hit 185 by 4Aug. Well, I’ve actually done better than that, 182.94 today. But … Continue reading

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Food scolds are doing even more harm than I thought

I’ve already complained enough times about the adverse effect the stupid food scolds are having on people who need honest and accurate, fact- and science-based help with struggles on weight loss and/or general fitness. The more I look at it … Continue reading

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