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    Wednesday, August 31, 2016

    The polio vaccine was not responsible for the decrease in deaths from polio, Boyd Haley, PhD

    Monday, August 22, 2016

    High-vegetable-based, low-carbohydrate diet associated with 20% lower risk of death over 20 years
    High-animal-based, low-carbohydrate diet associated with 23% greater risk of death over 20 years
    High-protein diet associated with 1.7-fold greater risk of dying over the next 18 yrs in those 50-65
    Moderate-protein diet associated w/ 3.1-fold greater risk of cancer death over 18 yrs in those 50-65
    High-protein diet associated with 4.3-fold greater risk of cancer death over 18 yrs in those 50-65
    High-protein diet associated with 28% lower risk of dying over the next 18 yrs in those 66 and older
    Moderate-protein diet associated with 21% lower risk of dying over the next 18 yrs in those 66+
    High-protein diet associated with 60% lower risk of cancer death over the next 18 yrs in those 66+

    Friday, August 19, 2016

    Ginger works as well as sumatriptan for migraine headaches; 88% vs 86% report high satisfaction

    Wednesday, August 17, 2016

    Drug adverse events were under-reported 3- to 33-fold in studies of weight loss drug orlistat
    1318 drug-induced adverse events were not reported in published study of weight loss drug orlistat
    Multiple episodes of drug adverse events were only counted once & NOT reported in published studies
    Patients given orlistat had twice as many days with adverse events, but this was not reported

    Tuesday, August 16, 2016

    Obesity-related cancers increase 7% in women for every ten-year increase in adulthood overweight

    Sunday, August 14, 2016

    Antidepressants’ benefit is clinically meaningless compared to a placebo says Harvard researcher
    Antidepressants benefits due to the placebo effect mostly, if not entirely, says Harvard researcher
    For mild to moderate depression, antidepressants are no better than a placebo, Irving Kirsch, PhD
    Half of antidepressant studies show NO difference between drug and placebo, Irving Kirsch, PhD
    Antidepressants increase the risk of relapse into depression says Harvard researcher
    The FDA’s Flawed System of How Antidepressants Get Approved; Negative Trials Ignored
    You can get the same benefit without drugs if you are mildly or moderately depressed, Irving Kirsch
    Physical exercise improves mild depression as much as antidepressants notes UK’s Dr. Tim Kendall
    Great Britain found that for mild to moderate depression, antidepressants were not effective
    The FDA requires only two studies show positive results to approve a drug
    The serotonin deficiency theory of depression is probably not correct says Walter Brown, MD
    Antidepressants provide no benefits to people with mild to moderate depression, Walter Brown, MD
    17 million Americans taking antidepressants
    Sales of antidepressants total $11.3 billion per year

    Friday, August 05, 2016

    Statins have an immunosuppressive effect

    Thursday, August 04, 2016

    Average weight of an American man is 15 pounds more than 20 years ago (1994-2014) 196 lbs vs 181 lbs
    Average weight of American women is 17 pounds more than 20 years ago (1994-2014) 169 lbs vs 152 lbs
    Average weight of Black American men is 18 pounds more than 20 years ago (1994-2014)
    Average weight of Black American women is 22 pounds more than 20 years ago (1994-2014)
    Average weight of 11-year-old American girls is 7 pounds more than 20 years ago (1994-2014)
    Average weight of 11-year-old American boys is 13.5 pounds more than 20 years ago (1994-2014)

    Wednesday, August 03, 2016

    Antipsychotic drugs used for schizophrenia are not very effective notes Prof. Peter Gotzsche, MD
    ADHD drugs may cause brain damage notes Prof. Peter Gotzsche, MD
    Getting rid of all antidepressants would improve health, lengthen life says Prof. Peter Gotzsche MD
    Many patients have become dependent on antidepressants & psychiatric drugs, Prof. Peter Gotzsche, MD

    Tuesday, August 02, 2016

    Psychiatric drugs kill 500,000 people each year in the US and EU, Prof. Peter Gotzsche, MD
    Psychiatric drug studies exaggerate benefits of these drugs by study design says Peter Gotzsche, MD
    Benzodiazepines and similar drugs double the death rate says Peter Gotzsche, MD
    Newer antidepressants cause 50% more deaths in older people (10.6% per year vs 7%) Peter Gotzsche MD

    Thursday, July 28, 2016

    Too much medicine is doing more harm than good and costing hundreds of thousands of lives worldwide
    Patients are often given useless and sometimes harmful drugs according to Dr. Aseem Malhotra
    Giving people too many drugs is leading to countless deaths according to Dr. Aseem Malhotra
    Full trial data on statins has never been published according to Dr. Aseem Malhotra
    ‘More medicine is better’ culture lies at the heart of healthcare according to Dr. Aseem Malhotra
    One in three hospitalizations in those over 75 due to drug adverse effects notes Dr. Aseem Malhotra
    6 of 12 of Britain’s experts lowering cholesterol threshold tied to drug companies says Dr. Malhotra
    There is an epidemic of misinformed doctors and misinformed patients notes Dr. Aseem Malhotra
    One-third of all healthcare in the US brings no benefit to patients notes Dr. Aseem Malhotra
    FDA says prescription drugs adverse events have tripled in US in the past decade, Dr. Aseem Malhotra
    Prescription drugs are the third most common cause of death according to Peter Gotzsche, MD
    Psychiatric drugs kill half a million people per year in US and EU, Dr. Aseem Malhotra
    Many elderly patients given multiple drugs will fall, suffer hip fracture and die, Dr Aseem Malhotra
    Behaviour of the pharmaceutical industry fulfills the criteria for ‘organized crime’, Peter Gotzsche
    GlaxoSmithKline fined $3 billion in 2012 for 3 drugs, but made $25 billion from these drugs
    Benefits of statins have been grossly exaggerated and side effects underplayed, Dr Aseem Malhotra
    Most medical research is likely to be false notes Dr. Aseem Malhotra
    My first thought is could this be a medication side effect? notes Dr. Aseem Malhotra
    UK’s health regulators NICE and MHRA are part of the problem notes Dr. Aseem Malhotra
    Prescriptions have doubled in the UK in the past 10 years to 1 billion notes Dr. Aseem Malhotra
    ‘Medical science has taken a turn towards darkness’ notes Dr. Aseem Malhotra

    Monday, July 25, 2016

    UK’s former NHS chief David Nicholson stopped taking statins because of debilitating side effects
    The Queen’s former doctor says ‘We are very worried’, demands statins inquiry

    Friday, July 22, 2016

    Hibiscus tea lowered blood pressure by 7 points from 129 to 122 mmHg in Tufts University study
    Hibiscus tea lowered blood pressure from 139/91 to 124/80 mmHg
    Hibiscus tea lowered blood pressure by 11% in people with mild hypertension

    Thursday, July 21, 2016

    Evidence that statins increase the risk of cancer, Uffe Ravnskov, MD, PhD and Kilmer McCully, MD
    Breast cancer 12 times more common in women given a statin in the CARE trial

    Tuesday, July 19, 2016

    ‘I cannot find any evidence to support people taking statins,’ says Prof. Harumi Okuyama
    Statins ‘should never have been approved for use,’ says cardiologist, Peter Langsjoen, MD
    Statins are likely a major contributing factor to the one million heart failures in US each year
    Statins can cause congestive heart failure
    Statins are NOT effective, but instead can cause hardening of the arteries, heart failure, diabetes
    Statin-induced impairment in heart muscle function appears to be permanent
    Statins provide no beneficial effect on coronary heart disease in trials since 2004-2005
    Statins can cause coronary artery calcification by inhibiting synthesis of vitamin K2
    Statins are mitochondrial toxins

    Monday, July 18, 2016

    Aiming for blood pressure targets lower than 140/90 mmHg is not beneficial says Cochrane Review
    Never has there ever been, or will there ever be, a safe vaccine says Suzanne Humphries, MD
    Do they think that we’re too stupid to notice that vaccines are killing people asks Dr. Humphries
    If vaccines are so wonderful, why have they always been forced on people asks Suzanne Humphries, MD
    History shows that the people who were vaccinated were among the sickest says Suzanne Humphries, MD

    Saturday, July 16, 2016

    The MORE risk factors a person had, the MORE likely they were to survive a heart attack

    Monday, July 11, 2016

    Statins can increase irritability, aggression, hemorrhagic stroke, cause ALS says Beatrice Golomb MD

    Sunday, July 03, 2016

    ‘Much of the scientific literature… may simply be untrue’ says Lancet’s Editor-in-Chief

    Saturday, July 02, 2016

    Higher saturated fat intake is associated with a 17% lower risk of heart disease, 2015 Dutch study

    Friday, July 01, 2016

    One tablespoon of vinegar per day caused a weight loss of 2.6 lbs in 3 months
    Two tablespoons of vinegar per day caused a weight loss of 4.2 lbs in 3 months

    Wednesday, June 29, 2016

    ‘It no longer seems beneficial to attend for breast cancer screening’, The Cochrane Collaboration

    Wednesday, June 22, 2016

    Is the cure for schizophrenia worse than the disease asked the father of American psychopharmacology
    Only 5% of schizophrenics taking drugs recover, but 40% NOT taking drugs recover, Robert Whitaker

    Tuesday, June 21, 2016

    Psychiatry turned to drugs to treat depression to eliminate the competition, Robert Whitaker
    Drug companies began influencing psychiatry’s beliefs in 1980 notes Robert Whitaker
    Psychiatric drugs have caused disability rates to skyrocket notes Robert Whitaker
    Stopping an antidepressant can cause severe drug withdrawal symptoms notes Robert Whitaker
    Antidepressants should not be used as first-line therapy for depression notes Robert Whitaker
    Antipsychotic drugs can cause psychosis notes Robert Whitaker
    The longer someone is on an antidepressant, the harder it is to get off notes Robert Whitaker
    The longer someone is on an antidepressant, the harder it is to get off notes Robert Whitaker

    Sunday, June 19, 2016

    Long-term use of antidepressants increases recurrence of depression notes author Robert Whitaker
    Long-term use of antidepressants turn a short-term illness into a chronic illness, Robert Whitaker
    85% of people with depression who are NOT given drugs are well after a year says Robert Whitaker
    Long-term use of antidepressants causes cognitive decline evidence suggests says Robert Whitaker
    Long-term antidepressants increase risk of converting to bipolar disorder says Robert Whitaker
    Exercise-alone works better for depression than drugs-alone or drugs-plus-exercise, Robert Whitaker
    There is no evidence that people with depression have a chemical imbalance notes Robert Whitaker
    Schizophrenia patients do better in poor countries where they don’t use drugs notes Robert Whitaker
    For mild to moderate depression, antidepressants are no better than placebo notes Robert Whitaker
    Before antidepressants were used, people with depression usually got better without intervention

    Thursday, June 16, 2016

    The 2013 cardiovascular risk calculator overestimates the risk of a heart attack or stroke 5-6 fold!

    Tuesday, June 14, 2016

    Eating 4 servings of whole grains per day associated with 22% lower risk of death
    Eating 4 servings of whole grains per day associated with 22% lower risk of death
    Eating 4 servings of whole grains per day associated with 22% lower risk of death
    White rice associated with 17% higher risk of diabetes, 5 servings per week vs less than 1 per month
    Brown rice associated with 11% lower risk of diabetes, 2 servings per week vs less than 1 per month

    Monday, June 13, 2016

    Older people with high LDL levels live as long or longer as those with low LDL in 16 of 19 studies

    Friday, June 10, 2016

    1,000 mg of krill oil per day lowered LDL by 32%, triglycerides by 11%, raised HDL by 44%
    1,500 mg of krill oil per day lowered LDL by 36%, triglycerides by 12%, raised HDL by 43%
    2,000 mg of krill oil per day lowered LDL by 37%, triglycerides by 28%, raised HDL by 55%
    3,000 mg of krill oil per day lowered LDL by 39%, triglycerides by 27%, raised HDL by 60%

    Thursday, June 09, 2016

    Long-term statin use is associated with double the risk of breast cancer

    Thursday, June 02, 2016

    ‘This review strongly suggests that statins are not effective’ says two cardiologists
    Present claims about safety and efficacy of statins are not evidence-based says two cardiologists
    Crestor (rosuvastatin) is NOT effective at preventing heart attack or death says two cardiologists
    No statin is more effective than any other says two cardiologists; (all are equally ineffective!)
    Intense cholesterol-lowering with statins is not better than less-intense says two cardiologists
    Statins appear ineffective in chronic heart failure and chronic kidney failure says two cardiologist
    Statins do not appear to protect diabetics says two cardiologists
    It is worrisome that it took 30 years to realize statins increase diabetes says two cardiologists

    Sunday, May 29, 2016

    People on a low-fat, high-carb diet had less anxiety and depression than those on low-carb diet

    Saturday, May 28, 2016

    Women following Paleo diet lost 7 lbs in four weeks

    Wednesday, May 25, 2016

    Artificial sweeteners during pregnancy associated with 2X greater risk of infant being overweight

    Tuesday, May 24, 2016

    180 to 720 mg of rubidium chloride had a significant antidepressant effect in two-thirds of patients
    360-720 mg of rubidium chloride per day for 2 months had rapid antidepressant action in 20 people
    540 mg of rubidium chloride for 3 weeks had antidepressant effect in 15 depressed people
    History of the mineral rubidium as an antidepressant
    Rubidium deficiency occurs in dialysis patients; may be the cause of their depression
    Rubidium content of foods

    Monday, May 23, 2016

    Elevated Reverse T3 correlates BEST with hypothyroidism, NOT elevated TSH, & can be cause by mercury

    Sunday, May 22, 2016

    Each additional annual blood donation was associated with a 7.5% lower risk of death
    Men who donated blood were 88% less likely to have a heart attack over 9 years

    Tuesday, May 17, 2016

    Fat intake is not associated with prostate cancer
    Saturated fat is not associated with cardiovascular disease, 2010 study

    Sunday, May 08, 2016

    100-600 times more mercury coming off of dental amalgams than the American Dental Association claims

    Tuesday, April 26, 2016

    Strength training associated with 46% lower risk of death over 15 years in those 65 and older

    Monday, April 25, 2016

    Statins can cause muscle rupture

    Saturday, April 23, 2016

    Sauna use 2-3 times per week associated with 24% lower risk of death over 20 years
    Sauna use 4-7 times per week associated with 40% lower risk of death over 20 years

    Saturday, April 16, 2016

    Study: Replacing saturated fat with polyunsaturated fat does NOT lower the risk of death
    30 mg/dL decrease in cholesterol in those over 65 associated with 35% GREATER risk of death
    Substituting dietary saturated fats with omega-6 linoleic acid INCREASED deaths by 62% over 5 years

    Saturday, March 26, 2016

    Autism is a man-made disease (Part 1 of 3)
    Autism is a man-made disease (Part 2 of 3)
    Autism is a man-made disease (Part 3 of 3)

    Thursday, March 24, 2016

    Women with the highest sun exposure had life expectancy 0.6 to 2.1 years longer than sun avoiders
    Women who avoided the sun were 2X more likely to die than those getting the most sun exposure

    Wednesday, March 23, 2016

    Sunbathing vacations one week a year associated with 30% decreased mortality in women over 15 years
    Using a tanning bed once or more per month associated with 90% greater mortality in women over 15 yr

    Tuesday, March 22, 2016

    CDC whistleblower admits that the MMR vaccine increases autism risk

    Wednesday, March 16, 2016

    Obesity Prevalence in US by State from 2014

    Tuesday, March 15, 2016

    Chemtrails: What are they spaying the skies with? Aluminum, which is bad news for our health
    Sweating seems to be the major way that we get rid of aluminum from our bodies

    Saturday, March 12, 2016

    896 hours or more of cell phone use associated with 2.6 to 2.9 times greater risk of brain tumors

    Thursday, March 10, 2016

    High consumption of peanuts, walnuts, or almonds reduced the risk for breast cancer 2-3 times

    Wednesday, March 09, 2016

    Niacin use associated with a 25% reduction in heart attack or cardiac death
    Niacin use associated with a 34% reduction in cardiovascular events
    General health checks do NOT reduce the risk of death over 4-22 years
    General health checks do NOT reduce the risk of dying from cardiovascular disease
    General health checks do NOT reduce the risk of dying from cancer

    Tuesday, March 08, 2016

    Flu vaccine’s effect is very modest concludes the Cochrane Collaboration

    Friday, March 04, 2016

    People with a high intake of garlic had 39% less oral cancer
    People with a high intake of garlic had 57% less esophageal cancer
    People with a high intake of garlic had 26% less cancer of the large bowel
    People with a high intake of garlic had 44% less cancer of the larynx
    Women with a high intake of garlic had 10% less breast cancer
    Women with a high intake of garlic had 22% less ovarian cancer
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