A Philadelphia man is suing Johnson & Johnson, claiming the pharmaceutical giant’s diabetes drug, Invokana, damaged his kidneys. Invokana is made by Janssen Pharmaceuticals, a Johnson & Johnson subsidiary.
health freedom alliance, January 21, 2016
People who drink sugary beverages, such as soda or fruit juice, daily tend to gain a type of body fat associated with diabetes and heart disease, a new study finds.
Dr. Harold Goldstein, 12/21/2015
With just one small policy change, the National Park Service has undermined my most basic understanding of the role of our country's treasured parks.
Carey Wedler, December 10, 2015
Though cannabis use is often associated with unmitigated sloth and gluttony, a new study suggests the opposite: cannabis use may be associated with a decrease in obesity.
Cooper, December 8, 2015
Hippocrates used beets as a healing plant. Beets have been used in the treatment of various ailments for centuries.
Charlotte Libov, December 10, 2015
The life expectancy of Americans, which has been growing for decades, has slowed as skyrocketing rates of obesity, diabetes, and other preventable conditions are taking an increasing toll on the nation’s overall health and longevity.
Read more: Soaring Chronic Disease Rates Threaten Lifespan Gains: Report
Sylvia Booth Hubbard, 08 Dec 2015
Common chemicals you come in contact with every day are increasing your risk for diabetes and obesity, says a statement issued by the Endocrine Society.
David Mendosa, December 04, 2014
Hunger can be a big problem when we try to lose weight. But, some weight loss strategies cause less hunger than others, and we can actually use whatever hunger we have to work for us when we decide to eat less. - See more at:
Michael Greger M.D. on November 26th, 2015
The eating habits of modern Americans have been described as, “eating breakfast in their cars, lunch at their desks and chicken from a bucket.”
Amy Norton, Nov. 19, 2015
New research would seem to support what many have enviously suspected while watching a thin friend chow down -- the same foods don't necessarily have the same effect from person-to-person.