April 11, 2019

High-Dose Vitamin D Shows Benefit In Patients With Advanced Colorectal Cancer

NEWS Results of a small clinical trial suggest that supplementing chemotherapy with high doses of vitamin D may benefit patients with metastatic colorectal cancer by delaying […]
April 10, 2019

Pesticides And Antibiotics Polluting Streams Across Europe

NEWS Pesticides and antibiotics are polluting streams across Europe, a study has found.  COMMENT There is growing global evidence that pharmaceutical and chemical industry pollution is having […]
April 9, 2019

Pro-Big Business Brussels EU Claims To Have Set Goal Of Tackling Pharma Pollution In The Environment

NEWS The European Commission, the executive arm of the Brussels EU, has called for action over the risks posed by pharmaceutical chemicals discharged into the environment. […]
April 8, 2019

New Research Reveals Sunscreen Could Be Bad For The Heart

NEWS New research reveals the growing obsession with protecting ourselves from the sun may have come at a serious cost to our health. COMMENT There is […]
April 5, 2019

Bayer Tries To Counter Mounting Toxicity Concerns About Monsanto Weed Killer

NEWS Drug company Bayer, which bought Monsanto last summer, says it is making scientific studies available for public scrutiny. It is trying to counter growing concerns about […]
April 4, 2019

Thousands Of Fake Vitamin Supplement Reviews Found On Amazon

NEWS Thousands of reviews for vitamin supplement products sold on the Amazon website are fake, say researchers. COMMENT Not all vitamin supplements are the same. Nor […]
April 3, 2019

Study Finds Poor Diets Are Bigger Killer Than Smoking

NEWS A new study says that poor diets are a bigger killer than smoking and are now involved in one in five deaths around the world. […]
April 2, 2019

Higher Consumption Of Vitamins And Carotenoids Linked To Reduced Risk Of Age-Related Cataract

NEWS A new meta-analysis has found that higher consumption of certain vitamins and carotenoids is associated with a significantly decreased risk for age-related cataract. COMMENT Age-related […]