October 29, 2017

Omega-6 consumption significantly reduces type 2 diabetes risk: Cohort study analysis

NEWS A diet rich in omega-6 polyunsaturated fats can “significantly reduce the risk” of developing type 2 diabetes, according to a new Australian study. COMMENT For […]
October 27, 2017

A beam of light can check your blood pressure!

NEWS A device that monitors blood pressure by shining light along the skin could be available in the next few months. COMMENT Along with nutritional and […]
October 26, 2017

Most medical students overconfident, underprepared on nutrition guidelines

NEWS Ohio University researchers found medical students may be more confident than knowledgeable when it comes to nutrition. Of the 257 medical students studied, more than […]
October 25, 2017

‘Drug Dealers in Lab Coats’

NEWS For decades, America has waged an ineffective war on drug pushers and drug lords, from Bronx street corners to Medellin, Colombia, regarding them as among […]