January 1, 2017
A majority of Canadian chiropractic, naturopathic, homeopathic and acupuncture clinics claim that they can diagnose or treat allergies, sensitivities and asthma.
Source: Fake treatments for real diseases: A review of allergy and asthma advertisements by naturopaths, chiropractors, homeopaths and acupuncturists – Science-Based Medicine
December 30, 2016
The presidential election took center stage, but our readers were also fascinated by everything from particle physics and rage disorder to autism in girls and the polar vortex
Source: The Most Popular Science Stories of 2016 – Scientific American
December 27, 2016
Almost 10 percent of Americans have diabetes and that number is growing. Unfortunately, the myths surrounding diabetes are as widespread as the disorder itself. Here we debunk the most common diabetes myths. For the past 50 years, people diagnosed with… Read more
Source: Forks Over Knives | Top 3 Diabetes Myths, Busted: Fruit, Starchy Vegetables, and Blood Glucose
December 19, 2016
Alcohol and the year-end holidays seem made for each other, but dangers lurk.
Source: How to Know When Holiday Drinking is Hurting Your Brain | Alternet
December 18, 2016
We dose up on antioxidants as if they are the elixir of life. At best, many of these supplements are ineffective. At worse, they may just send you to an early grave.
Source: BBC – Future – Why vitamin pills don’t work, and may be bad for you
December 11, 2016
For my cardiac patients, I have never seen anything come close to providing the benefits that a whole-food, plant-based diet offers.
Source: The Plant-Based Lifestyle Is the Best Medicine I’ve Ever Prescribed
December 10, 2016
Joe Dolce, author of “Brave New Weed,” joins Salon’s Alli Joseph to discuss the effects of cannabis VIDEO
Source: WATCH: “Eat, sleep, and screw” — cannabis “helps people thrive” – Salon.com