Current Health News

February 18, 2015 - Issue 3105


Processed Fructose Is the Number One Driver of Obesity and Diabetes

Processed Fructose Is the Number One Driver of Obesity and Diabetes

February 18, 2015

It damages your liver and causes mitochondrial and metabolic dysfunction in the same way as ethanol and other toxins. And it's more readily metabolized into flab than anything else you can put into your mouth, while also doubling your death risk. Ignore at your own risk...

FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg Stepping Down

FDA Regulations

February 18, 2015

Dr. Margaret Hamburg will resign as FDA commissioner in March, leaving a legacy of "weak and ineffective leadership" and cozy ties to industry.

NY Attorney General to Wipe Herbal Supplements from Shelves

Herbal Supplements

February 18, 2015

Faulty and inadequate testing has resulted in seven popular herbal supplements being pulled from store shelves without due cause.