Over 1,500 Health Topics
Browse Health Topics
Ask the Doctor
Q&A with Dr. Greger
News & Articles
Show some love!
Find out More
Watch videos about pets
February 18, 2013
Are Cats or Dogs More Protective For Children’s Health?
Sharing one's home with a cat or dog may decrease the risk of infectious diseases in children, including ear infections, respiratory illnesses, and gastroenteritis.
October 29, 2012
Food Sources of Flame Retardant Chemicals
Other than pet food and fish, which may be most contaminated, how do fire retardant chemicals (PBDE) and polychlorinated naphthalenes (PCN) concentrate in the American food supply?
October 25, 2012
BPA Plastic and Male Sexual Dysfunction
Canned foods and sliced turkey were found to be contaminated with the plastics chemical BPA, which has been linked to cardiovascular disease, diabetes, and erectile dysfunction.
November 18, 2011
Infant Nearly Killed by Homeopathy
Case report of life-threatening metabolic acidosis in an infant "overdosed" with homeopathic sugar pills.
September 29, 2009
Is chlorella good for you?
Chlorella does not have the toxins which may be present in blue-green algae supplements and spirulina.
August 18, 2009
Pets & Human Lymphoma
Is having a cat or dog associated with a higher or lower risk of developing non-Hodgkin lymphoma?
View All Topics
Can tea with meals hinder iron absorption?
What about the INTERHEART study on heart attack risk factors?
Are krill oil supplements better than fish oil capsules?
What about Semmelweis and medicine’s shameful handwashing history?
Is multivitamin use really associated to an increased risk of breast cancer?
- All Rights Reserved | In partnership with the
Jesse & Julie Rasch Foundation
Terms of Service