Tuesday, July 28, 2015
Unless You're in an ER, if You Hear the Word "Detox", Run
Simple rule - if someone is trying to promote, defend, or encourage the use of a product they claim ...
Monday, July 27, 2015
The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation's Disgraceful Fundraising
As far as junk food fundraising goes, I don't think there are any health charities worse than th...
Saturday, July 25, 2015
Saturday Stories: Mirna Valerio, Genohype, and Oliver Sacks
"9.13.09OliverSacksByLuigiNovi" by Luigi Novi. Licensed under CC BY 3.0 via Wikimedia Co...
Friday, July 24, 2015
"Stop Pushing Gross Fruits and Vegetables on Your Kids"
Funny or Die and Nick Offerman take on American school lunches in today's Funny Friday. Have a...
Thursday, July 23, 2015
3 Years of Telling People to Exercise More Doesn't Make Them Exercise More (at Least Not in Japan)
I've asked before whether or not anyone is aware of any public health intervention that has led ...
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
Dairy Queen Is Not A Partner in Health. Period.
There's no disputing the fact that Dairy Queen Blizzards are a rite of summer for many, nor am I...
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
St. Michael's Hospital Foundation Tells Patients Honey and Maple Syrup Are Healthy
St. Michael's Hospital Foundation, in the summer issue of their patient magazine Urban Angel, ha...
Monday, July 20, 2015
New Obesity Study From the Annals of Idiotic Goalposts
If I looked at 279,000 men and women for a decade and studied whether or not they qualified for the ...
Saturday, July 18, 2015
Saturday Stories: Soda Taxes, Earthquakes, GMO Must Read, and Protein
Lizzie Wade in Wired covers the success to date of Mexico's newly established soda tax . In ca...
Friday, July 17, 2015
I May Just Take Up Meditation!
This awesome meditation video (assuming you're good with cursing) is today's Funny Friday vi...
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