Americans deserve the right to opt out of participating in a national database of electronic health records, according to the Institute for Health Freedom.
Cleaning up air pollution has the power to significantly benefit public health, extending life expectancy by approximately five month, a new study shows.
In the run-up to the election, President Obama promised to place healthcare reform near the top of his agenda.
Some 36 million Americans are now on cholesterol (statin) drugs. Everybody is in on the act—the government, the pharmaceuticals and the medical establishment. The public is overwhelmed, but my opinion is that the cholesterol mania is commerce pure and simple—high cholesterol is a diet problem, not a drug problem. Read on for more information…
Newly identified chemicals in the water supply could potentially be causing fertility problems in men, according to British scientists.
Today, it is well established that besides playing a crucial role in the establishment and maintenance of the calcium in the body, vitamin D also acts as an effective regulator of cell growth and differentiation that is specific to cancer. Read this article for more about the many benefits of vitamin D…
In Odessa, Texas, at Alliance Hospital, there is a heart bypass procedure unique to all in the United States! Can you imagine a heart bypass operation where no human hands ever touch the heart and the chest is never opened as in conventional heart surgery? It is a robotic cardiac surgical procedure. Read about the incredible benefits of this procedure in this article…
The U.S. does not have an adequate import control policy on genetically modified animals, a USDA internal audit report suggests.
A consumer group has brought a lawsuit against Coca-Cola for the marketing of its VitaminWater products.
As the economy has faltered, sales of herbal remedies and vitamins have been increasing, as people look for less expensive ways to treat health conditions.