Tag: medications

Dangers of Dietary Supplement Deregulation


Which Spices Fight Inflammation?


Treating Bacterial Vaginosis with Vaginal Vitamin C

a study published in 1999 raised the exciting possibility that cheap simple innocuous and ubiquitous vitamin C supplements could prevent a condition known as preeclampsia but a decade of research later we realized that was merely a false hope and that vitamin C supplements appear to play little role in women’s health but they’re talking…


Clinical Studies on Acai Berries


Paleopoo: What We Can Learn from Fossilized Feces


Are Calcium Supplements Effective?


Tart Cherries for Insomnia

we know that not sleeping enough is associated with changes in diet people 10d worse but what about the opposite question can food affect sleep we saw from the kiwifruit study that this seemed possible but the mechanism they suggested for the effect that serotonin levels and kiwifruit doesn’t make any sense and serotonin can’t…


Flax Seeds for Hypertension

“Flax Seeds for Hypertension” A recent article in the journal Meat Science acknowledged that a sector of the population perceives meat as a food that is detrimental to their health because of studies associating meat consumption with heart disease and cancer. For these reasons, these meat consumers look for healthier food alternatives as a means…


How Not to Die from High Blood Pressure

“How Not to Die from High Blood Pressure” High blood pressure is the #1 risk factor for death in the world, affecting nearly 78 million Americans— that’s one in three adults. And as we age, our pressures get higher and higher, such that by age 60 it strikes more than half. Well, if it affects…


Spin Doctors – How the Media Reports on Medicine

“Spin Doctors – How the Media Reports on Medicine” In a study of the dietary advice given by newspapers in the UK, no credible scientific basis was found for most claims. The misreporting of dietary advice was found to be widespread and may contribute to public misconceptions about food and health. And potentially not just…