The Eating Academy, Peter Attila, MD The thought provoking and oh-so-scienc-y blog of Dr. Peter Attila, a once overweight surgeon who has become thoroughly enmeshed in the low carb world and lives his hypotheses through self-experimentation.
Primal Body Primal Mind Site of Nora Gedgaudas, a writer who is interested in the science of health and athletic performance via primal diet
Weighty Matters The lively blog of Dr. Yoni Freedhoff, Canadian obesity physician.
The Nutrition Source - Harvard School of Public Health The web page for the nutrition arm of the Harvard School of Public Health. Dr. Walter Willett is their nutrition and preventive medicine guru. His approach toward nutrition is always sensible and based on the evidence.
Our world presents many opportunities for illness, not all of which can be modulated by food choice. I noted this obit in today's Times with sadness. I wrote about this dilemma in an earlier RTR post:http://www.refusetoregain.com/2011/03/the-perfect-diet-does-it-exist.html So: why work on perfecting your diet? Because the improvement in health for most is very worth it. And because it just feels SO good.