DON’T BE CHICKEN OF THE EGG

The egg has been much maligned over the years with the popularity of low-fat diets. Recently, a nutrition conference entitled “Where Would We Be Without the Egg? A Conference About Nature’s Original Functional Food” was held, and the abstracts of the...

FACTS ABOUT FLUORIDATION YOU DON’T KNOW

By Fluoride Action Network98% Of Western Europe Has Rejected Water Fluoridation. This includes Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, and Sweden. The predominant reason for Europe’s rejection is the belief...

SELENIUM & PROSTATE CANCER RISK

Selenium Related to Prostate Cancer RiskLow blood levels of the mineral selenium may mean a man has an increased risk of prostate cancer.A number of studies have indicated that selenium intake offers some protection from prostate cancer. And the new findings support...

DOUBT CAST ON SOY FOR MENOPAUSE

Many women swear by chemicals found in soy to relieve the effects of the menopause – but research has undermined evidence of some benefits. The research found that there was no difference in the hormone levels of women taking the supplements compared with other...