The BMJ and COPE have recently highlighted researchers ethical shortcomings in reporting data from health studies.
Vitamin D deficiency can cause rickets in children and may be linked to SIDS.
We stand a better chance of losing weight and keeping it off if our leptin is functioning as it should.
One recent topic was regarding whether a low-carb diet or a diet of low food reward was more valid for weight loss and enhanced health.
Restricting calories can lead to low energy, a slower metabolism, massive cravings, and long-run weight gain.
It takes only mild dehydration to make it more difficult to complete a task. Resolve to stay hydrated this year.
I am a big believer in keeping our diet based on foods that are as natural and unprocessed as possible. For me, the core foods should be meat, fish, eggs, nuts, seeds, fruits, and vegetables. I’m not a huge fan [...]
Reducing cholesterol does not necessarily equal reducing the risk of death, nor has it been shown to benefit health.
Can water prevent dehydration? Dr. John Briffa explores this question.
Aspirin is perhaps best-known for its painkilling properties. But another of its actions is to inhibit the ability of platelets to stick together.