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July 11, 2014
Essential Tremor and Diet
Neurotoxins in chicken, such as the beta-carboline alkaloid harman, may explain the link between meat consumption and hand tremor, the most common movement disorder.
June 30, 2014
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Conflicts of Interest
What effect do corporate sponsorships from food companies have on the American Academy of Family Physicians and the Registered Dietitian organization (formally known as the American Dietetic...
June 23, 2014
When Low Risk Means High Risk
Dr. Rose’s sick population concept may explain why many nutrition studies underestimate the role of diet in disease.
June 18, 2014
Turmeric Curcumin and Colon Cancer
What role may the spice turmeric play in both the prevention of precancerous polyps and the treatment of colorectal cancer?
June 16, 2014
Cadmium and Cancer: Plant vs. Animal Foods
Though the most concentrated sources of the toxic metal cadmium are cigarette smoke, seafood, and organ meats, does greater consumption from whole grains and vegetables present a concern?
June 4, 2014
Longer Life Within Walking Distance
Researchers find exercise often works just as well as drugs for the treatment of heart disease and stroke, and the prevention of diabetes. Exercise is medicine.
June 2, 2014
Turning the Clock Back 14 Years
Four simple health behaviors may cut our risk of chronic disease by nearly 80%, potentially dropping our risk of dying equivalent to that of being 14 years younger.
May 14, 2014
Eggs and Arterial Function
Even studies funded by the American Egg Board show our arteries benefit from not eating eggs.
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