Coconut Oil Unhealthy? Behind the Headlines

Is Coconut Oil Still Healthy? The Truth Behind The Recent Headlines. You may or may not have seen the American Heart Association’s (AHA) latest report, but I’m sure you’ve probably seen the social media frenzy that followed their statements on coconut oil. An article by USA Today with the headline “Coconut Oil Isn’t Healthy, It’s 

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A Novel Treatment Alternative for Depression

Story at-a-glance Curcumin may be helpful against depression, especially atypical depression. No significant difference in efficacy between high and low dosages were found Two active components in saffron, crocin and safranal, also have antidepressant effects, and at least three studies have found saffron is as effective as generic Prozac One of the mechanisms behind curcumin’s 

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Vegetable oils, (Francis) Bacon, Bing Crosby, and the American Heart Association – By Gary Taubes

Vegetable oils, (Francis) Bacon, Bing Crosby, and the American Heart Association June 17, 2017 Larry Husten at CardioBrief asked me for a comment on the American Heart Association’s Presidential Advisory on Dietary Fats and Cardiovascular Disease, which was published yesterday. I got carried away in my response and Larry asked if he could publish it 

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Revolution for Truth Rally By Barbara Loe Fisher

By Barbara Loe Fisher Revolution for Truth Rally March 31, 2017 Washington, D.C.   We are gathered in our nation’s Capitol representing many thousands of Americans and their families, who cannot be here today because they are sick or caring for someone who is sick.1,2,3 We are here for families and physicians living in fear they 

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Cholesterol Myth Busted – Yet Again

FROM Dr Joe Mercola (www.mercola.com): Story at-a-glance – A 40-year-old previously unpublished trial shows that while replacing saturated fat with vegetable oil lowered total cholesterol by 14 percent, for every 30 point drop in total cholesterol there was a 22 percent increased chance of death Many other trials have also found that replacing saturated fats 

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