<p>Bret Speaks with Gruff Davies and Linda Benskin on the subject of Vitamin D as a preventative measure for Covid.<br/><br/>https://www.gruffdavies.com/<br/>https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3669379<br/>--- <br/><br/>Find Bret Weinstein on Twitter: @BretWeinstein, and on Patreon. <br/><br/>Please subscribe to this channel for more long form content like this, and subscribe to the clips channel @DarkHorse Podcast Clips for short clips of all our podcasts. <br/><br/>DarkHorse merchandise now available at: store.darkhorsepodcast.org <br/><br/>Theme Music: Thank you to Martin Molin of Wintergatan for providing us the rights to use their excellent music.<br/><br/>Timestamps:<br/>00:00 Welcome and introductions<br/>01:15 Vitamin D initial review in May 2020<br/>03:40 VitaminDforAll letter<br/>https://vitamindforall.org/letter.html<br/>07:00 Inference and randomized controlled trials<br/>11:05 Vitamin D toxicity<br/>13:08 Public health authorities are worse than incompetent<br/>15:07 Vitamin A and D toxicity<br/>19:17 Negative Brazil vitamin D study<br/>21:05 Positive studies on vitamin D<br/>23:00 Normal function of vitamin D<br/>25:20 Vitamin D from the sun and supplements<br/>29:07 Africa and sunshine<br/>30:21 MERS and seasonality<br/>31:30 Ecuador and sunshine<br/>33:03 Air pollution in Italy and Korea<br/>35:00 Brazil and vitamin D deficiency<br/>36:55 Jamaica and politically correct science<br/>39:46 Censorship from big tech<br/>43:26 Health disparities and funding<br/>47:14 Operation Warp Speed<br/>50:18 Pascal&apos;s wager<br/>52:02 Intelligent heroes and cognitive dissonance<br/>54:30 Financial incentives<br/>56:40 Pre-hormone D<br/>58:04 Vitamin D from food<br/>01:00:11 Avoiding colds and flu in winter season<br/>01:04:15 Australia lockdown<br/>01:05:10 Finland and food fortification<br/>01:05:54 Sweden and Somali refugees<br/>01:08:30 Recommended Daily Allowance<br/>01:10:44 Vitamin D and mechanism for COVID immunity<br/>01:15:00 Excusing doctors and &quot;disproving&quot; vitamin D in underpowered studies<br/>01:21:38 Fluvoxamine and monoclonal antibodies<br/>01:24:40 Emergency use authorization<br/>01:25:32 Reducing harm with vitamin D<br/>01:29:30 Zoonotic transmission and driving COVID extinct<br/>01:35:51 Influenza outbreaks and vaccines<br/>01:37:33 Not just vitamin D<br/>01:39:57 What distinguishes vitamin D<br/>01:42:00 Vitamin D, sun, and balance of risk<br/>01:46:23 3 recommendations<br/>01:47:47 Suspicion of public health authorities<br/>01:50:44 Debunking negative studies<br/>01:53:14 What does vitamin D expose<br/>01:57:40 Funding of journals and fact checkers<br/>01:59:25 Wrap up</p><a rel="payment" href="https://www.patreon.com/bretweinstein">Support the show</a> (https://www.patreon.com/bretweinstein)

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Vitamin D for Covid, What’s the Catch? - DarkHorse Podcast Gruff Davies and Linda Benskin

DEC 27, 2021120 MIN
Bret Weinstein | DarkHorse Podcast

Vitamin D for Covid, What’s the Catch? - DarkHorse Podcast Gruff Davies and Linda Benskin

DEC 27, 2021120 MIN

Description

Bret Speaks with Gruff Davies and Linda Benskin on the subject of Vitamin D as a preventative measure for Covid.

https://www.gruffdavies.com/
https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3669379
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Find Bret Weinstein on Twitter: @BretWeinstein, and on Patreon. 

Please subscribe to this channel for more long form content like this, and subscribe to the clips channel @DarkHorse Podcast Clips for short clips of all our podcasts. 

DarkHorse merchandise now available at: store.darkhorsepodcast.org 

Theme Music: Thank you to Martin Molin of Wintergatan for providing us the rights to use their excellent music.

Timestamps:
00:00 Welcome and introductions
01:15 Vitamin D initial review in May 2020
03:40 VitaminDforAll letter
https://vitamindforall.org/letter.html
07:00 Inference and randomized controlled trials
11:05 Vitamin D toxicity
13:08 Public health authorities are worse than incompetent
15:07 Vitamin A and D toxicity
19:17 Negative Brazil vitamin D study
21:05 Positive studies on vitamin D
23:00 Normal function of vitamin D
25:20 Vitamin D from the sun and supplements
29:07 Africa and sunshine
30:21 MERS and seasonality
31:30 Ecuador and sunshine
33:03 Air pollution in Italy and Korea
35:00 Brazil and vitamin D deficiency
36:55 Jamaica and politically correct science
39:46 Censorship from big tech
43:26 Health disparities and funding
47:14 Operation Warp Speed
50:18 Pascal's wager
52:02 Intelligent heroes and cognitive dissonance
54:30 Financial incentives
56:40 Pre-hormone D
58:04 Vitamin D from food
01:00:11 Avoiding colds and flu in winter season
01:04:15 Australia lockdown
01:05:10 Finland and food fortification
01:05:54 Sweden and Somali refugees
01:08:30 Recommended Daily Allowance
01:10:44 Vitamin D and mechanism for COVID immunity
01:15:00 Excusing doctors and "disproving" vitamin D in underpowered studies
01:21:38 Fluvoxamine and monoclonal antibodies
01:24:40 Emergency use authorization
01:25:32 Reducing harm with vitamin D
01:29:30 Zoonotic transmission and driving COVID extinct
01:35:51 Influenza outbreaks and vaccines
01:37:33 Not just vitamin D
01:39:57 What distinguishes vitamin D
01:42:00 Vitamin D, sun, and balance of risk
01:46:23 3 recommendations
01:47:47 Suspicion of public health authorities
01:50:44 Debunking negative studies
01:53:14 What does vitamin D expose
01:57:40 Funding of journals and fact checkers
01:59:25 Wrap up

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