Metabolic syndrome, also known as syndrome X, is a medical disorder characterized by the so-called “deadly quartet”: abdominal obesity,..
Obesity is so rare among those eating plant-based diets (see my video Thousands of Vegans Studied), nutrition researchers have been..
The National Dairy Council denies that milk intake causes acne, but a study they supported—the Harvard Nurse’s Health Study—found..
One of the reasons it’s so difficult to study the relationship between diet and cancer is because many dietary behaviors are associated..
The Adventist Health Studies offer some of the best science on the impacts of plant-based diets on health and longevity. Based in..
The cholesterol-lowering drug Lipitor (atorvastatin) is the best-selling drug on the planet. Nearly a million Americans filled their..
Dietary Guideline Graphics: From the Food Pyramid to My Plate, Harvard’s Healthy Eating Plate, and PCRM’s Power Plate
In last week’s New England Journal of Medicine, Walter Willett, chair of the Department of Nutrition at Harvard, and David Ludwig,..
A two-part investigation (1 & 2) released last week by the Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism revealed that the Wisconsin..