Michael Suede

UFC Fight: Why Nate Diaz Beat Champion Conor McGregor

What a great Saturday night! I setup my giant 120″ projector screen in my friend’s yard and we invited a pile of people over to watch the Diaz v. McGregor fight on pay per view.  I swear it’s better than actually being there. What I didn’t know until recently is that McGregor got his butt kicked by a…

Cancer Society Deleting Posts On Cancer and Diet

Well this is interesting.  I was doing some research on prostate cancer and ran across the American Cancer Society’s prostate cancer support forums.  I decided to search for any mention of the Dean Ornish study where he reversed prostate cancer in a group of patients by putting them on a vegan diet, along with an…

Updated: Free Energy Is Here

If you’re a regular reader of this blog, you may know that I’ve been following a company called Black Light Power (recently renamed to Brilliant Light Power) for many years now.  I’m convinced they have found a novel source of energy that will make it possible to power the world with nearly free unlimited clean energy, using…

Blood Test Results One Year Later After Going Vegan

I had a third round of blood tests done the other day, which provides for some interesting comparisons over the course of the past year.  I went vegan back in March of 2015, so now I have one blood test prior to going vegan, taken a few years ago, and two while eating a vegan diet.…

The Saturated Fat Studies: Set Up to Fail

Have you ever seen studies claiming that dietary cholesterol and saturated fat have no correlation to heart disease?  Dr. Michael Greger explains how we’ve known since 1979 that cross-sectional population studies will unavoidably show a zero correlation between diet and heart disease because of the large differences between individual cholesterol levels.  Cross-sectional studies lack the statistical power to…

Debunking Cowspiracy

I recently took the time to watch the documentary Cowspiracy on Netflix.  The documentary basically makes the case for doing away with animal husbandry because of its environmental impact.  One of the key points the documentary hammers on about is the impact animal husbandry has on global warming.  As many of you may already know, I…

My Blood Test Results After Two Months On A Vegan Diet

Update January 12, 2016:  see the one year results here. As you can see, I had a substantial reduction in risk factors after just 9 weeks of eating a low fat vegan diet and exercising 30 minutes a day 3 days a week.  These are fasting blood test results, taken after 12 hours without eating.  Look at…