• The Detailed Guide to Whey Protein

    Finding a whey protein powder to suit your needs is difficult. Protein brands use different terminology for everything from the processing methods to how the protein content is expressed. There is no standardisation, and a lot of jargon. Every company wants their protein to look highly scientific, advanced, unique and...
  • Fermented Cod Liver Oil Scandal: Update

    Its been about 8 months since Dr Kaayla published her condemning report on fermented cod liver oil. For the months that followed there was a lot of heated debates, name calling, discussion and the unavoidable emotion drive and unscientific opinions being promoted as facts. After reading the report I’ll admit...
  • GNLD’s Salmon Oil plus – 8 Forms of Omega-3?

    A reader on the Fish Oil Showdown article brought another fish oil product to my attention recently – GNLD’s (Neolife) salmon oil plus. They said that it contains all 8 omega-3’s so it really is complete. An interesting claim, and something that got me thinking – you never do think...
  • Introducing Dropi – Extra Virgin Cod Liver Oil

    There is good reason for cod liver oil being the most popular health supplement. The oil found in a cods liver is the best source for the omega-3 fatty acids EPA and DHA, it contains large amounts of vitamin D (as well as natural vitamin D metabolites), and it...
  • The Other Side of the FCLO Scandal

    From the very start I had never wanted to get involved with the politics revolving around the FCLO scandal. Politics are synonymous with ulterior motives, lies, and half-truths – none of which I have much time for.  However, as the dust settles on the scandal, and more science is coming...
  • Transdermal vs Oral Vitamin D Absorption

    Vitamin D supplementation is becoming ever popular, and companies are trying to find more novel and unique ways to get vitamin D into you. Most vitamin D supplements will are oral (tablets), but recently there has been interest in the transdermal (through skin) absorption of vitamin D. So the question...
  • Fermented Cod Liver Oil – Let’s look at the Facts

    Following the recent publication by Dr. Kaayla there has been a lot of speculation and half truth being spread around the internet. All of this has convoluted and twisted the issue at hand, which is the quality and authenticity of Green Pastures FCLO. Dr. Kaayla’s conclusions are a far stretch from what her...
  • Is Green Pastures FCLO rancid? Report analysis

    Green Pastures fermented cod liver oil (FCLO) has been considered the gold standard amongst cod liver oil supplements for a long time, but independent research by Dr. Kaayla T. Daniel on the oil has gotten a lot of heads turning and people thinking. The report has some quite shocking and worrying results and...
  • Is Noopept Safe?

    We have visited some natural nootropics in the past, but recently I have been involved in researching nootropics again and the market has changed significently since I last visited it. There have been a number of new products on the block, one in particular which is gaining a lot of...

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