US Health vs. other Countries
When US trends snowball, they often end up melting under their own momentum. Original source found here: https://ourworldindata.org/the-link-between-life-expectancy-and-health-spending-us-focusRead more
Worm now thrives on GMO Corn designed to kill it
By Zoe Schlanger One of industrial agriculture’s biggest GMO crops may have just backfired. Scientists have confirmed that corn-destroying rootworms have evolved to be resistant to the Bt corn engineered...Read more
Flu Outbreak in a Vaccinated Population (a CDC admission--uh, I mean report)
Influenza Outbreak in a Vaccinated Population — USS Ardent, February 2014 October 24, 2014 / 63(42);947-949 Theodore L. Aquino, DO1, Gary T. Brice, PhD2, Sherry Hayes, MPH3, Christopher A. Myers,...Read more
What would Freud say?
Why is it that 70% of the mind altering drugs prescribed in the United States are prescribed by NON-psychiatric physicians?Read more
Just a Question
Since cholesterol is protective in the body, why would you ingest anything (statins, PUFA's, Cheerios, etc) that decrease its production?Read more
Do dieticians ever go to the emergency room?
If sugar and salt are so bad for you, why do doctors use this deadly combination to stabilize victims of trauma?Read more
My mom gets it
From an e-mail today (the day after my mom did her first 1/2 Marathon!): How's this for irony--my Medicare supplement will reward me when I have 5 specific screening tests,...Read more