Author Archives: Health

Iron and Vegetable Oil Are a Deadly Combo

The evidence continues to accumulate that avoiding toxic industrially processed seed oils, often referred to as “vegetable oils,” is essential to protecting your health, and recent research adds dietary iron to the increased health risks as well, particularly for those with Type 2 diabetes.1 Examples of seed oils high in omega-6 polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs)… Read More »

UK government expresses support for HIV Commission plan to end new HIV cases by 2030

Senior government ministers have backed a plan developed by an independent group, the HIV Commission, to eliminate HIV transmission in England over the next decade. At a launch event this morning, health secretary Matt Hancock committed to reducing new cases by 80% by 2025 and to less than 100 a year by 2030. These goals… Read More »

What Aussies are ditching in droves

Australians are increasingly shunning private health insurance, particularly young generations as premiums climb. According to the latest Australian Prudential Regulation Authority data, the number of people aged 20 to 29 with hospital cover and general health insurance has dropped by 8 per cent and 5 per cent, respectively, over the past three years. To combat… Read More »