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December 7, 2018

New Study Finds Statin Drugs Are ‘Overprescribed’

NEWS A new study published in the British Medical Journal confirms that cholesterol-lowering statin drugs are overprescribed for primary prevention of cardiovascular disease. COMMENT The publication […]
December 7, 2018

Swedish Supreme Court Overrules National Food Agency’s Vitamin D Ban

NEWS The Swedish Supreme Administrative Court has overruled a decision by the country’s local government that prohibited sales of vitamin D supplements, declaring the ban to […]
December 7, 2018

Judge Confirms Pharma Firms Push Deadly Addictive Drugs, But Claims They Aren’t Drug Dealers

NEWS Sure, Big Pharma pushes deadly, addictive drugs onto Tennessee’s streets, but that doesn’t make them drug dealers, a judge in the United States says. COMMENT […]
December 7, 2018

Drug Chief Says Sustainability Of Greek Pharma Industry Now At Threat

NEWS The Greek pharmaceutical industry has reached its limits due to the burdens imposed on it by the country’s government during the financial crisis, Greek pharma […]
December 7, 2018

Spanish Government Wants Europe To Support Its Anti-Natural Therapies Offensive

NEWS The Spanish government wants other European countries to support its recently launched anti-natural therapies offensive. COMMENT In the latest European attack on natural forms of […]
November 28, 2018

Cancer Study Confirms Chemotherapy and Radiation Treatments Cause Cognitive Impairment

NEWS A new study from researchers at the University of California, Los Angeles confirms that chemotherapy and radiation treatments for cancer can cause cognitive impairment. COMMENT Patients who […]
November 27, 2018

Research Shows Children With Arthritis Lack Vitamin D

NEWS An analysis of global research shows that children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis, the form of the condition most often found in young people, have abnormally low […]
November 26, 2018

Vitamin D3 Has Protective Potential Against Upper Respiratory Tract Infection In Athletes

NEWS Supplementation with vitamin D3 could alleviate symptoms of upper respiratory tract infection in athletes, especially during winter training, according to researchers in South Korea and […]
November 25, 2018

World Will Be Spending $25 TRILLION Per Year On Conventional Healthcare By 2040

NEWS By 2040, the world will be spending a gigantic $25 trillion per year on conventional healthcare approaches. Placing a significant burden on governments worldwide, this will […]
November 24, 2018

Another Blow To The Oil Cartel: Scientists Create ‘Ion Drive’ Plane With No Moving Parts

NEWS In the latest blow to the Oil Cartel, researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in the United States have created an ‘ion drive’ aircraft […]