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Regulatory

It’s time for a ‘federal reckoning’ in the wake of vaping-linked deaths, says former FDA chief

September 9, 2019

Via: CNBC

Former FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb told CNBC on Monday the government needs to regulate cannabis products, after reports of 450 possible cases and five deaths from a mysterious lung disease linked to vaping. Most of the patients reported vaping both […]


News

Older Americans are hooked on vitamins despite scarce evidence they work

April 4, 2018

Via: The Medical News

When she was a young physician, Dr. Martha Gulati noticed that many of her mentors were prescribing vitamin E and folic acid to patients. Preliminary studies in the early 1990s had linked both supplements to a lower risk of heart […]


Innovation, Research

Common bacteria on human skin may offer protection against diseases

November 11, 2016

Via: The Medical News

There are more and more examples of the ways in which we can benefit from our bacteria. According to researcher Rolf Lood from Lund University in Sweden, this is true for the skin as well. He has shown that the […]


News

Vitamin E can modify the risk of pneumonia in some older men depending on their life style

October 27, 2016

Via: ScienceDaily

The effect of vitamin E on health outcomes may depend on various characteristics of people and their lifestyles. Therefore, a single universal estimate of the vitamin E effect might be substantially misleading for some population groups. Many people have been […]


News

Vitamin E Deficiency Is Rampant — Why You Don’t Want to Be

August 8, 2016

Via: Mercola

Vitamin E is an important fat-soluble vitamin and antioxidant that helps combat damaging free radicals. It also plays a role in the making of red blood cells and helps your body use vitamin K, the latter of which is important […]