April 19, 2018

Low vitamin B12 and folate linked to severity of fatty liver disease

NEWS Two key B vitamins may be linked to the progression of liver fibrosis in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, say researchers. COMMENT As is the case […]
April 18, 2018

Antidepressants during pregnancy increase newborn’s risk of depression and anxiety

NEWS New research has found mothers who take antidepressants during pregnancy could harm their child’s future emotional development. COMMENT All drugs are dangerous, but when taken […]
April 18, 2018

Pharma Cartel funding patient organizations and advocacy groups

NEWS A new online database has revealed that drug companies gave at least $116 million to patient advocacy groups during 2015. COMMENT Drug companies give money […]
April 17, 2018

Vitamin D supplementation may improve eczema symptoms

NEWS Reviewing existing studies looking at vitamin D functions in skin physiology, Qatari researchers found mounting evidence that ingesting vitamin D may help improve skin inflammatory […]