Tags: FDA, health, law, vitamins
FDA Bans Type of Vitamin B6: “The FDA has effectively banned a naturally-occurring form of vitamin B6 called pyridoxamine by declaring it to be a drug…”
Tags: cholesterol, eggs, food, health, nutrition
Eggs Have No Effect on Cholesterol: “Limiting egg consumption has little effect on cholesterol levels, research has confirmed.”
Why did they wait until now to tell us this? At least it makes me feel better about those omelets I consumed in the past… yum!
Tags: babies, children, health, immune system
LOL, I Should Have Had My Baby Eat More Dirt: “…researchers are concluding that… bacteria, viruses and especially worms that enter the body along with “dirt” spur the development of a healthy immune system.”
Tags: food, food contamination, food safety, health
High Fructose Corn Syrup Contains Mercury: Another reason not to eat anything with this in it.
Tags: aging, health, supplements, vitamins
Vitamin D Prevents Mental Decline: “…compared to those with the highest vitamin D levels, those with the lowest were more than twice as likely to have impaired understanding.“
Tags: health, medicine, science, stem cell research
FDA Allows Human Stem Cell Testing: “Geron Corp, a California biotechnology company, said it plans a clinical trial to try to use the stem cells to regrow nerve tissue in patients with crushed, but not severed, spinal cords.“
Tags: gender, health, pollution, toxic chemicals
New Gender Bending Chemicals Found: “Scientists have found an entirely new class of chemicals that is changing male fish into females – and which could be contributing to the soaring rate of infertility and defects in men.”
Tags: health, media, news, psychology
Much Needed By All: How Not to Worry About the News. “But what we tend to forget when we’re being constantly bombarded with gloom and doom is that human beings and human society are amazingly resilient.”
Tags: epidemic, flu, health, history, pandemic
Funny, I Was Just Researching the 1918 Flu Pandemic: “Researchers have found out what made the 1918 flu pandemic so deadly — a group of three genes that lets the virus invade the lungs and cause pneumonia. …”
Tags: breast cancer, cancer, health, menopause, women
Firm evidence ties menopause hormone use to breast cancer. “It does change the balance” on whether to start on treatment at all”
Tags: financial, health, saving money, weight loss
How to lose weight and save money: “It’s funny — isn’t it? — how few people go with the idea of a combined strategy for saving money and losing weight.”
The other strategy is to get so busy that you end up not eating all that much. That’s what happened to me and I lost 5 pounds.
Tags: brain, children, health, wealth
CORRELATION BETWEEN HEALTH AND WEALTH: Poor children have lower brain function than their wealthier compatriots.
Tags: brain, exercise, health
EXERCISE BENEFITS THE BRAIN: Produces more blood vessels.
Tags: doctors, health, medicine
PROFIT OVER MEDICINE: Doctors refusing to offer unprofitable vaccines to children.