Understanding Science Is red meat killing us? I wrote this post almost six years ago (March 21, 2012), but it’s the gift that keeps on giving. Metabolic disease Is there a way to exploit the metabolic quirk of cancer? Can we starve the disease? Metabolic disease The War on Cancer How are we faring in the War on Cancer? Metabolic disease How do some cultures stay lean while still consuming high amounts of carbohydrates? Many of you have asked this question over the past few months, and I’m sure many more of you have at least contemplated this question at some point. I know I did.