Taking on the New England Journal of Medicine: Q&A with Theodore Dalrymple

Taking on the New England Journal of Medicine: Q&A with Theodore Dalrymple

Q: Many people working in the dietary supplement industry believe the NEJM is biased in favor of pharmaceuticals and mainstream medicine. Q: Do you think the dietary supplement industry is capable of presenting the kind of science that could question findings published in the NEJM?

Big Pharma and Organized Crime — They Are More Similar Than You May Think

Big Pharma and Organized Crime — They Are More Similar Than You May Think

As a physician and researcher, Peter C Gøtzsche has firsthand experience with the criminality behind the pharmaceutical industry — and subsequently exposed the massive fraud in “Deadly Medicines and Organized Crime: How Big Pharma Has Corrupted Healthcare.”.

The Many Ways in Which Your Mattress May Harm Your Health

The Many Ways in Which Your Mattress May Harm Your Health

23 Considering you’re spending a third of your life in bed, your mattress could be a significant source of toxic exposure, and if you look around, you’ll find anecdotal reports of people getting sick from toxins traced back to their mattress.

Monsanto Article Retracted

Monsanto Article Retracted

"In directing the focus onto IARC, Kabat is distracting us from what is supposed to be the focus of his article — the findings of the new meta-analysis showing a link between glyphosate and Non-Hodgkin lymphoma ," GMWatch states.

EU Glyphosate Risk Assessment Plagiarized

EU Glyphosate Risk Assessment Plagiarized

4 German Toxicologist Also Criticized BfR's Glyphosate Assessment Peter Clausing, Ph.D., a former industry toxicologist who is now in the employ of Pesticide Action Network Germany, also criticized the BfR assessment and claimed the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) committed scientific fraud when they contradicted the IARC, concluding that glyphosate is not carcinogenic.

Top Takeaways: NBJ's 2018 Global Supplement Business Report

Top Takeaways: NBJ's 2018 Global Supplement Business Report

Nutrition Business Journal's 2018 Global Supplement Business Report provides a collection of data tables and charts broken down by region and country, paired with insight from industry leaders. The report includes more than 100 data charts and 14 company profiles that will provide industry perspective and future insights.

Food labels have positive but limited effect on consumers’ food choices

Food labels have positive but limited effect on consumers’ food choices

Summary: An analysis of studies that looked at how labeling on food packaging, point-of-sale materials and restaurant menus prompted consumers to eat fewer calories and fat; reduce their choice of other unhealthy food option; and eat more vegetables.

Reduce EMF Exposure, Don't Get 'Wi-Fried'

Reduce EMF Exposure, Don't Get 'Wi-Fried'

Unrelenting EMF Exposure Can Wreck Your Health Pall has published research 1 , 2 , 3 , 4 showing low-frequency microwave radiation activates voltage-gated calcium channels (VGCCs) — channels in the outer membrane of your cells.

Fashion's Dirty Secrets

Fashion's Dirty Secrets

"We're working on a solution that takes old garments, chemically deconstructs them and turns them into a new fiber that feels and looks like cotton, but with zero water impact," he said.

Milk Allergy Prevalence Remain Steady for Past Decade

Milk Allergy Prevalence Remain Steady for Past Decade

Most formulas also contain a number of other questionable ingredients28 — including genetically modified organisms29 (GMOs), synthetic vitamins, inorganic minerals, excessive protein and harmful fats — while lacking vital immune-boosting nutrients found in breast milk.

Fish Farm Mortality on The Rise

Fish Farm Mortality on The Rise

Fish farms, with their large numbers of salmon living in close proximity, are ideal breeding grounds for sea lice, and there’s potential for lice on salmon farms to infect wild salmon, damaging their populations.

BEWARE: New Plan to Censor Health Websites

BEWARE: New Plan to Censor Health Websites

Overall, it appears NewsGuard is just another big business aimed at keeping the chemical, drug and food industries, as well as mainstream media, intact by discrediting and eliminating unwanted competition, which likely includes yours truly and many others who empower you with information that helps you take control of your health.

Kitty Litter Concerns

Kitty Litter Concerns

Plus, dogs have been known to raid kitty litter boxes looking for a snack (yuck).8 The other worry about clumping clay is that it can be quite dusty, and some worry that even breathing in the dust can be a health threat to cats as the dust coats their insides, causing dehydration and making nutrient absorption difficult.9 It can also threaten the humans who clean and scoop kitty litter.