The latest news in the world of Paleolithic… | The Paleo Diet®
noun_Search_345985 Created with Sketch.

Try The Paleo Diet®!

Learn more. Get recipes & meal plans. See the science.

Current News

Each day, new research brings us a greater understanding of the complexities of nutrition science. We pay attention to these scientific trends and breakthroughs because we understand that science is the key to bolstering and, sometimes, refining the fundamental principles of The Paleo Diet®.

Christina Warinner “Debunking the Paleo Diet” Rebuttal
The Paleo Diet® is your one-stop-shop for all things paleo. Browse our website for paleo diet plans, paleo grocery lists, paleo weight loss tips & more!
By Mark J. Smith, Ph.D.
New FDA Food Label Guidelines – Steps on a Long Road
The Paleo Diet® is your #1 source for paleo cooking recipes, quick paleo meals, paleo diet news & more. Browse our paleo diet website online today!
By The Paleo Diet® Team
But Is It Even Paleo? A Recent Study Focuses on Macros and Misses the Paleo Diet
Learn more about paleo-approved foods. Browse The Paleo Diet® website to learn more about paleo eating or to browse our selection of paleo recipes!
By Trevor Connor, M.S.
Is Your Brain Hardwired for Junk Food?
Scientists have identified how the brain responds to high-calorie foods. Are we wired for junk food? Can a Paleo diet help get our brain on the right track?
By Casey Thaler
“Eating Meat has Known Health Benefits” -- WHO
The World Health Organization’s cancer agency categorized processed meat as carcinogenic and unprocessed red meat as probably carcinogenic. Cause for alarm?
By Christopher Clark
BMJ vs The Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee: Does a Healthy Diet Win?
When you're being hit with dietary recommendations left and right, all contending to be supported by scientific evidence, what is healthy eating, really?
By Trevor Connor, M.S.
Charismatic Paleo Bloggers: Rigorous Caution Required
Paleo bloggers utter just about anything about contemporary Paleo diets. Objectivity optional, biases common. What to look for and who to trust in Paleo...
By Loren Cordain, Ph.D.
New Financial Study: The Smart Money’s On Paleo
Consumers are becoming more educated about nutrition and food manufacturers are keenly watching. What does the future hold for healthy, Paleo eating?
By Christopher Clark
Are Oats Paleo? National Geographic Asks
The firestorm claiming our Paleolithic ancestors consumed oats is out of control. Find out how their inability to produce fire makes this impossible.
By Loren Cordain, Ph.D.
Think Again: Early Modern Humans Did Not Eat Anything They Could Get Their Hands On
Research shows early Modern Humans preferred eating medium and large land animals, rather than marine life or anything else that was close at hand.
By C.J. Hunt
Coca-Cola Funded Group Says Don't Worry About Sugar
The Global Energy Balance Network's collection of $1.5 million in donations from Coca-Cola promotes the idea focusing on healthy food is the wrong approach
By Christopher Clark
First Systematic Review of the Paleo Diet
Are dietary guidelines around the world recommending the wrong diet? Our meta-analyses warrant further evaluation of the health benefits of a Paleo diet.
First 1 2 3 4 5 Last
Paleo Leadership
 
Trevor Connor
Trevor Connor

Dr. Loren Cordain’s final graduate student, Trevor Connor, M.S., brings more than a decade of nutrition and physiology expertise to spearhead the new Paleo Diet team.

Mark J Smith
Dr. Mark Smith

One of the original members of the Paleo movement, Mark J. Smith, Ph.D., has spent nearly 30 years advocating for the benefits of Paleo nutrition.

Nell Stephenson
Nell Stephenson

Ironman athlete, mom, author, and nutrition blogger Nell Stephenson has been an influential member of the Paleo movement for over a decade.

Loren Cordain
Dr. Loren Cordain

As a professor at Colorado State University, Dr. Loren Cordain developed The Paleo Diet® through decades of research and collaboration with fellow scientists around the world.