Avocado consumption can improve artery function, but what effect might guacamole have on cancer risk?
Women with uterine fibroids should consider adding green tea to their daily diet, as a randomized double-blind placebo-controlled interventional trial suggests it may help as well as surgery.
Do coffee drinkers live longer than non-coffee drinkers? Is it “wake up and smell the coffee” or don’t wake up at all? I discuss these […]
The same diet that helps regulate hormones in women may also reduce exposure to endocrine-disrupting pollutants.
The relative paralysis of our arteries for hours after eating fast food and cheesecake may also occur after consuming olive oil. Olive oil was found […]
Natural topical remedies for eczema are put to the test, including licorice root gel, St. John’s Wort cream, and emollients such as coconut oil, mineral oil, and petroleum jelly.
Are there dietary supplements that can help with atopic dermatitis?
The phenomenon of postprandial angina was described more than 200 years ago: chest pain that occurs after a meal, even if you’re just sitting down […]
What are the risks and benefits of getting a comprehensive annual physical exam and routine blood testing?
Botanically speaking, seeds are small embryonic plants—the whole plant stuffed into a tiny seed and surrounded by an outer layer packed with vitamins, minerals, and […]
What are the risks and benefits of getting an annual check-up from your doctor?
What does the world’s leading authority on carcinogens have to say about mobile phones?
For the first 90% of our evolution, humans ate diets containing less than a quarter teaspoon of salt a day. Why? Because we ate mostly […]
Do mobile phones cause brain tumors or not? Whenever there’s a trillion-dollar industry involved—whether it’s Big Food, Big Tobacco, Big Pharma, or Big Telecom—there’s so much money involved that the science can get manipulated.
Until about ten years ago, brown adipose tissue (BAT) was considered to be biologically active only in babies and small children where it generates heat […]
For those with recurrent canker sores, is it better to use a toothpaste with SLS, CAPB, or no foaming agents at all?