March 30, 2018

Medical students complain they learn nothing about nutrition

NEWS Medical students in the UK are complaining they currently learn almost nothing about the way diet and lifestyle affect health and say they should be […]
March 29, 2018

Study reinforces link between metabolic syndrome and lack of vitamin D

NEWS Results of a study carried out in Brazil show a strong association between vitamin D deficiency and metabolic syndrome in postmenopausal women. COMMENT Here is […]
March 28, 2018

U.S. tries to limit junk food warning labels in NAFTA talks

NEWS The contentious negotiations over the fate of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) have veered into one of the world’s most pressing health issues: […]
March 28, 2018

‘Catastrophe’ as France’s bird population collapses due to pesticides

NEWS Dozens of species have seen their numbers decline, in some cases by two-thirds, because insects they feed on have disappeared. COMMENT Evidence clearly shows that […]