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 […]
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, […]
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