The Risks of Shark Cartilage Supplements

“The Risks of Shark Cartilage Supplements” An assessment of websites on complementary and alternative medicine for cancer found that many endorse unproven therapies and some that are outright dangerous, potentially exploiting highly vulnerable patients and enriching irresponsible snake oil peddlers, or for that matter, shark cartilage peddlers, accounting for millions of dollars of sales every […]

Illegal Drugs in Chicken Feathers

Dioxins in U.S. Farm-Raised Catfish

The Mediterranean Diet or a Whole Food Plant-Based Diet?

recent studies have shown that higher Mediterranean diet adherence scores are associated with a significant reduction in risk of death heart disease cancer and brain disease but the problem with population studies like these is that people who eat healthier may also live healthier and so how do we know it’s their diet is the […]

Omega-3’s and the Eskimo Fish Tale

the revelation that fish-oil appears useless and preventing heart disease as I reviewed before in either heart patients or for those trying to prevent heart disease in the first place leads one to wonder how did this whole fish tale begin well the common mythology is that in response to anecdotal reports of low prevalence […]