HOW TO PREVENT OBESITY, DIABETES, HEART DISEASE, CANCER, AND OTHER BAD THINGS The coming election isn’t just about a US President who will affect the citizenry for years to come. It’s also about local initiatives
If you read anything at all about the US Department of Agriculture’s 2015 dietary guidelines, which have finally been issued now that it is 2016, it was probably a diatribe arguing that the government was
A century of Einstein’s general #relativity, life on a Saturn moon, sugar industry influences dental research
Everything’s relative Einstein’s paper on general relativity was published in 1915. The paper didn’t appear until December of that year, but there’s already been some celebratory centennial doings. Science published a special issue last week,
Dietary committee not sweet on sugar So, what’s most noteworthy about the big fat report just issued by the 2015 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee (DGAC)? The declaration that dietary cholesterol is next to irrelevant?
Coke v. WHO on sugar & obesity, gene therapy v. HIV, Obama & Obamacare v. Galifianakis, David Wright v. Office of Research Integrity
They’d like to teach the world to drink Coke The National Press Foundation recently sent out an invitation to a webinar for journalists next week, something it does occasionally. The ostensible topic is science