The Good Egg

There are many valid reasons why we might want to steer clear of eggs, but they all have to do with the chicken, and not with the egg. Whoever it was that first touted the idea that cholesterol was the real villain of our increasing weight and health woes certainly did a fine job of convincing us that all problems […]

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Pop a pill for perfect health

“Too often, medical guidelines for physicians are written by researchers who receive some form of compensation from pharmaceutical companies,” says Alan Cassels, a pharmaceutical policy researcher at the University of Victoria. It’s bad enough that the drug companies and scientists are lying in the same bed, but it is scary when doctors also crawl under the covers. In a culture […]

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What you didn’t know about cholesterol

Let’s get the facts Straight about Cholesterol The drug industry has us eating out of their palms and living in fear of the risks of eating cholesterol. The diet that people have embraced as one that is low in cholesterol is a high grain, low fat diet that only serves to encourage more cholesterol production in the body. You may […]

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