August 16, 2019

Nazi Book Of Anatomy Still Used By Surgeons Today

The so-called ‘Pernkopf Topographic Anatomy of Man’, whose findings and illustrations came from the dissected bodies of people killed by the Nazis, is still used by surgeons today.
August 14, 2019

Psychologists Say ‘War On Cancer’ Metaphors May Do More Harm Than Good

NEWS The use of war metaphors when referring to cancer may do more harm than good, say psychologists. COMMENT The so-called ‘War On Cancer’ is an […]
August 9, 2019

Fast Food Availability Linked With More Heart Attacks

NEWS Research carried out in Australia has found that areas with a higher number of fast food restaurants have more heart attacks. COMMENT Providing still further […]
August 6, 2019

Patients And Carers In Kenya Call On Government To Declare Cancer A ‘National Disaster’

Patients and carers in Kenya are calling on the country’s government to declare cancer a ‘national disaster’.
August 1, 2019

Study Finds UK’s Intake Of Key Vitamins And Minerals Has Plummeted Over Last 20 Years

A new study has found that the UK’s intake of key vitamins and minerals has plummeted over the last 20 years.
July 25, 2019

Austria Becomes First European Country To Ban Glyphosate Weedkiller

Austria has become the first European country to implement a total ban on glyphosate, the toxic weedkiller chemical suspected to cause cancer in people exposed to it.
July 23, 2019

Common Household Chemical Increases Risk Of Osteoporosis

Research conducted in China has found that exposure to triclosan, a commonly used chemical found in antibacterial products such as soaps, hand sanitizer, toothpaste and mouthwash, increases the risk of osteoporosis.
July 19, 2019

Federal Court Rules That Florida Can Set Limits On Who Is Allowed To Give Dietary Advice

Florida can set limits on who is allowed to give dietary advice, a United States federal court has ruled.