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The Punk Report Episode 1: Monsanto Sues Vermont Over Labeling Law

Posted by joe rigs on Friday, June 20, 2014, In : Videos 
Recently, the state of Vermont responded to overwhelming public demand and passed the nations first-ever, no-strings-attached labeling law for Genetically Modified Food.

Monsanto and lobbyist groups lead by the
Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) has filed a law suit claiming the law is unconstitutional and other such nonsense.

I secured a copy of the actual lawsuit because I'm awesome (and it's a public document) and go over some of the ridiculousness in the document.




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An Interview with a Thyroid

Posted by joe rigs on Tuesday, May 6, 2014, In : Videos 
Thyroid issues can be a very serious subject, but I decided to lighten things up to try and get the word out about something that more people need to know about.

Did you know that 30 million Americans — and 200 million people worldwide — have a thyroid disorder?

Unfortunately, only half have been properly diagnosed. And even less are receiving proper treatment.

So, here's me interviewing an actual thyroid (not really) to try and get to the bottom of things. Watch the video, then head o...

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This hidden source of gluten surpises a lot of people

Posted by joe rigs on Monday, December 23, 2013, In : Videos 
The topic of hidden gluten has been covered extensively but this one is particularly surprising to most people.

Check your medications and supplements for some of the ingredients I talk about in the video below.


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Where on the Gluten Spectrum are you?

Posted by joe rigs on Friday, December 6, 2013, In : Videos 

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New and Absurd Statin Guidelines. Do you even science, bro?

Posted by joe rigs on Thursday, November 14, 2013, In : Videos 
So-called "heart experts," (American Heart Association and American College of Cardiology) released new guidelines that, if followed, would put 70 Million American's on dangerous cholesterol lowering medication.

"This is an enormous shift in policy as it relates to who should be treated for high levels of cholesterol," said Dr. Steven Nissen, chief of cardiovascular medicine at the Cleavland Clinic.

Dr. Sharon Horesh Bergquist, an assistant professor of medicine at Emory University stated...

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Is your cholesterol too low?

Posted by joe rigs on Saturday, October 26, 2013, In : Videos 
Many of you asked for a basic video about cholesterol-- What it is and what it does.

Also, don't forget to check out the final two days of Real Food Con.
Click Here -->> www.RealFoodPunk.com

I've learned something new with each and every presentation I've seen.




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Q and A: What can I do when my in-laws don't support my GF lifestyle?

Posted by joe rigs on Friday, October 11, 2013, In : Videos 
This one really touched a nerve with me. What would you do in this situation?

You've been struggling with your health for years UNTIL, your doctor suggests a gluten-free diet. Almost immediately you start to get relief.

Within a couple of weeks many of your symptoms disappear. After a couple of months you feel more than 90% better and things just continue to improve.

The problem is, you in-laws think it's a joke, a fad and your problems are all in your head. They mock you for not eating the sa...

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Q and A Friday: Why Did My Cholesterol Go UP on Paleo?

Posted by joe rigs on Tuesday, September 24, 2013, In : Videos 

I'm back with a Q and A Friday video and this question comes from Allison who sent me this message via Facebook.

In the video below I discuss just a couple of the most likely reason someone might experience higher cholesterol after switching to a healthier diet. 

Also, I cut the following info from the video to help keep it on the shorter side, but I feel like it's important for everyone to know.

Everyone has a normal physiological range when it comes to cholesterol. Your lipids...


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Whole Body Series

Posted by joe rigs on Monday, September 23, 2013, In : Videos 
This is a series of 4 videos to give an example of how everything in the body is connected and why we need to think and treat more holistically.
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How to cut an Onion without Crying

Posted by joe rigs on Thursday, November 29, 2012, In : Videos 

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Gluten and Autoimmunity in 20 Minutes

Posted by joe rigs on Wednesday, November 21, 2012, In : Videos 



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Q and A Friday: Ep. 2

Posted by joe rigs on Wednesday, November 21, 2012, In : Videos 

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How Stress and Hormones can make you Fat and Sick. Part 1

Posted by joe rigs on Wednesday, November 21, 2012, In : Videos 

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Q and A Friday: Ep. 1

Posted by joe rigs on Wednesday, November 21, 2012, In : Videos 

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WARNING: Your Low Fat Diet is Making You Fat, Sick and Tired.

Posted by joe rigs on Wednesday, November 21, 2012, In : Videos 

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The Problems with Celiac Diagnosis

Posted by joe rigs on Wednesday, November 21, 2012, In : Videos 

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Can You Cheat on a Gluten-Free Diet?

Posted by joe rigs on Wednesday, November 21, 2012, In : Videos 

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The Feeding Tube Diet?

Posted by joe rigs on Wednesday, November 21, 2012, In : Videos 

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Welcome to Wellness Punks

Posted by joe rigs on Wednesday, November 21, 2012, In : Videos 

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