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September 2, 2021

Vitamin D Deficiency Is A Global Health Issue For The Black Community, Finds New Study

A new study suggests that people of African descent should consider taking vitamin D supplements and consume more vitamin D rich foods.
September 2, 2021

California Appeals Court Upholds $86M Cancer Verdict In ‘Roundup’ Lawsuit Against Monsanto & Bayer

A California appeals court has upheld an $86 million verdict against The Monsanto Company, a subsidiary of German pharmaceutical company, Bayer. The decision comes amidst a number of lawsuits filed against Monsanto, which Bayer inherited as the parent company.
September 2, 2021

Poor Nutrition A Risk Factor For Cognitive Decline & Dementia

More evidence of a protective link between nutrients and the onset of dementia has been published by scientists at Kings College London.
September 2, 2021

Ultra-Processed Food Is Associated With Cardiovascular Disease

Weekly consumption of ultra-processed food is linked with an increased risk of heart disease, according to new research.
September 2, 2021

Number Of People Living With High Blood Pressure Has Doubled Worldwide Over Past 30 Years

Over the past 30 years, the number of adults living with high blood pressure worldwide has doubled – rising from an estimated 331 million women and 317 million men in 1990, to 626 million women and 652 million men in 2019, with most of this increase occurring in low- and middle-income countries.
August 26, 2021

New Evidence Linking Vitamin D Deficiency To Colorectal Cancer Risk

Building on a long-standing observation linking vitamin D deficiency to an increased risk of colorectal cancer, a new study from the University of California San Diego has found countries where people experience lower levels of UVB light often report higher rates of colorectal cancer.
August 26, 2021

Moderna Set To Start Human Trials Of Experimental mRNA Vaccine For HIV

Moderna is set to start human trials of its experimental mRNA vaccine for HIV.
August 26, 2021

U.S. FDA Gives Full Approval To Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has given full approval to Pfizer’s Covid-19 vaccine for people 16 and older.
August 26, 2021

Magazine Editor Reports Changes To Period After Covid Jab, The Latest In Over 30,000 UK Women To Do So

At least 30,304 British women have disclosed changes to their menstrual cycle after getting vaccinated against Covid-19. An editor for The Spectator magazine is one of the most recently affected and says that many more are afraid to come out.
August 26, 2021

‘I’m Angry About Covid Lies’ – Tennis Legend Pat Cash

In this exclusive interview, the former Wimbledon tennis champion deplores the pressure on super-fit young athletes to be vaccinated, questions its necessity, warns of the risks, and demands people be given the full facts.