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 […]
February 27, 2018

Plant-based diets could save ‘billions’ in healthcare costs

NEWS New research suggests governments could save ‘billions’ in healthcare costs if more people switched to plant-based diets. COMMENT While it is good that public attention […]
February 27, 2018

U.S. lawmakers threaten WHO agency over glyphosate cancer finding

NEWS WASHINGTON — Republican lawmakers are threatening to cut off U.S. funding for the World Health Organization’s cancer research program over its 2016 finding that glyphosate, […]
February 26, 2018

Painkiller may disrupt sex hormones, placing unborn babies at risk

NEWS Use of the painkiller acetaminophen during pregnancy may cause harmful sex hormone abnormalities, according to a study led by San Diego researchers. COMMENT There is […]
February 25, 2018

Ultra-processed foods ‘linked to cancer’

NEWS A link between highly processed foods and cancer has been suggested by French researchers. COMMENT Not only is there already no doubt that diets containing […]
February 22, 2018

Consider the power of onions

NEWS Research shows that onions are one of the most powerful healing foods you can eat. COMMENT One of the reasons onions are so potent as […]
February 22, 2018

High Blood Sugar Levels Tied to Memory Decline

NEWS Increasing blood sugar levels are associated with cognitive decline, a long-term study has found. COMMENT Sustained high blood sugar levels can lead to serious complications […]
February 22, 2018

Ibuprofen can damage men’s endocrine systems

NEWS New research shows ibuprofen can reduce the production of testosterone in men. COMMENT Largely due to the sheer volume of pro-pharma propaganda that is circulated […]
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