March 2, 2018

More evidence that depression is linked to reduced levels of micronutrients

NEWS People suffering from major depressive disorder have lower levels of the amino acid arginine, a new study from the University of Eastern Finland shows.  COMMENT […]
March 1, 2018

Pesticides: Does the Brussels EU let industry write its own rules?

NEWS An environmental group, the Pesticide Action Network, says 90 percent of Brussels EU tests determining which pesticides are supposedly safe come from the chemical industry […]
February 28, 2018

Commonly prescribed medication linked to stroke

NEWS Medication routinely prescribed for common complaints including allergies, heart disease and Parkinson’s has been linked to an increased risk of stroke according to new research […]
February 27, 2018

‘Unhelpful’ EU health claims regulations

NEWS Nutrition industry professionals are increasingly dissatisfied with the European Union’s “unhelpful” regulatory framework, with rules governing health claims flagged as a particularly thorny issue, a […]
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