health

What soda does to your body

 

 

 

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Heart disease, osteoporosis, obesity and more.  An infographic showing what soda does to your body.

 

Using a vaporizer for tobacco is safer than combustible forms of smoking

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Michael C. Fiore, M.D., M.P.H., M.B.A., Steven A. Schroeder, M.D., and Timothy B. Baker, Ph.D.

N England  J Med 2014; 370:297-299 January 23, 2014       DOI: 10.1056/NEJMp1314942

One opportunity afforded by today’s changing landscape lies in […]

Preserving Antibiotics, Rationally

 

Aidan Hollis, Ph.D., and Ziana Ahmed, B.A.Sc.

New England  Journal of Medicine 2013; 369:2474-2476December 26, 2013

Antimicrobial resistance is a critical threat to public health. The value of antibiotics for human health is immeasurable, but were one to try to measure, a plausible estimate of the increase in life expectancy […]

Could you have a gluten sensitivity?

What Are the Benefits of Eating Gluten-Free?

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by Erica Kannall, Demand Media

Instead of taking an anti-depressant or grabbing another cup of coffee, try eliminating gluten from your diet. The University of Maryland Center for Celiac Research states […]