The carcinogen of excess weight

What if I told you our children were being exposed to a known carcinogen, and it was increasing with successively younger kids? If that carcinogen were a preservative in packaging or chemicals from industrial waste, there would be widespread outcry. But it’s neither of those things. It’s something far more dangerous, but that we’ve somehow… Read More »

‘Chemsex’ risk messages should target all, survey suggests

(Reuters) – Combining sex and drugs is common among all genders and sexual orientations, with people in Britain more likely to engage in the practice than Americans, Australians or other Europeans, according to a global survey. The findings suggest that messages about reducing potential harm from the practice – including overdosing, date rape and the… Read More »

6 Signs You Need a New Doctor

Ever feel like you’re doctor isn’t really listening? Well, that suspicion is probably true. An analysis published in January 2019 in the Journal of General Internal Medicine found that patients get roughly 11 seconds to explain the cause for their visit before doctors interrupt. The findings, along with prior research showing roughly half of our… Read More »