Shawn Mihalik

About Shawn Mihalik

Shawn Mihalik is a writer and Paleo Magazine’s managing editor. He is the author of five works of fiction. Shawn’s Paleo journey began a decade ago, and he’s deeply passionate about the intersection of science, health, technology, and personal growth.

Popular Study Retracted

By | November 14th, 2018|News|

In an interesting bit of news, a study from September that made waves for claiming that low-carb diets could cause heart disease has been retracted due to concerns with data

Weedkiller Roundup Found in Kids’ Breakfast Cereals

By | November 2nd, 2018|News|

Whoo boy . . . a new round of tests by the Environmental Working Group found the weedkiller glyphosate, more commonly known as Roundup, in every single breakfast cereal sample

Fermented Dairy Products May Protect Against Heart Attacks, According to New Study

By | November 2nd, 2018|News|

A new study out of Finland has found that men who eat large amounts of fermented dairy products are at lower risk for coronary heart disease than men who eat

Rosemary Garlic Roasted Carrots

By | September 24th, 2018|Featured Slider, Paleo Dinner Recipes, Paleo Recipes|

Need a reason to make carrots? Carrots may prevent vision problems thanks to the beta-carotene that is abundant in the hearty vegetable. These carrots come out medium doneness, not too

The Unintended Consequences of White Noise Machines

By | September 14th, 2018|News|

In our February/March 2018 issue, we published an article, "The Lost Sounds of Silence," in which Alison Main explored the harm caused by noise pollution from various sources. A review

The Miracle Green: Hemp, CBD, and the Future of Medicine

By | August 31st, 2018|Articles, Featured Slider|

A version of this article originally appeared in the December 2017 print issue of Paleo Magazine. Hemp grows fast—very fast. The average red maple tree takes anywhere from 10 to 15

Chris Kresser to Debate Vegan Doctor Joel Kahn on the Joe Rogan Experience

By | August 29th, 2018|News|

According to an upcoming-guests listing at, Joe Rogan will be hosting a Paleo vs. vegan debate on September 27. Chris Kresser, a good friend of and regular contributor to Paleo

USDA Announces Investments in Pollinator Health Research

By | August 3rd, 2018|News|

This news is about a month old, but it just came across our radar this week and we thought it worth sharing: The USDA’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture

Gene-Testing Company 23andMe Partnering with “Big Pharma”

By | July 31st, 2018|News|

Last Wednesday, July 25, genetics-testing company 23andMe announced that they're partnering with pharmaceutical company GlaxoSmithKline. From 23andMe's blog (emphasis mine): I hear regularly from customers that they want to be

Equal Consideration: A Modern Hunter’s Investigation of “Animal Liberation”

By | July 30th, 2018|Articles, Featured Slider|

I am probably the first person in history to pack two boxes of shotgun shells and a copy of Peter Singer’s seminal work on animal equality, Animal Liberation, in the