Current Health News

May 3, 2017 - Issue 3910

The Cholesterol Myth Has Been Busted — Yet Again

cholesterol myth

May 3, 2017

This recent discovery of missing research data, found among the possessions of a deceased scientist, is about to create seismic waves in the medical and public health communities. Because this famous scientist was 'disappointed' with the study results, he instead chose to promote dying.

Pediatricians Now Advised 'It's Dangerous to Call Breastfeeding Natural'

breastfeeding benefits

May 3, 2017

A recent bioethical argument would like to remove the term 'natural' from public health initiatives, especially as it relates to breastfeeding. They contend the term will influence individuals to stop using science-based products, such as vaccines, GMOs and BPA.

Steroids Can Be Dangerous, Even Short-Term

dangers of steroid use

May 3, 2017

Although commonly prescribed to reduce inflammation, even short-term use of steroids can increase your risk of potentially serious health conditions. Now, research demonstrates there is more to be concerned about than previously thought.