Category Archives: Food-Related

The Risks of Cholesterol Drugs Vary As Widely As The Choices

By Steven Di Joseph – I – The Statins Although more people worldwide suffer from high cholesterol than ever before, the problem has reached epidemic proportions in the [..]

Drugs, Food-Related, General

Study – Food Coloring Suppresses Immune System

A study at the University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, has found that very high doses of a caramel food coloring suppress the immune system. This [..]

Drugs, Food-Related, General

According to a Study, Obesity in Middle Age May Increase the Chance of Developing Alzheimer’s Disease as a Senior

By Steven Di Joseph – The results of a study indicate that people who are obese and between ages 40 and 45 are almost 300% more likely to [..]

Diseases, Food-Related, General, Men, The Elderly, Women

Teenagers with Unhealthy Lifestyles Risk Developing Cancer Later in Life

By Steven Di Joseph – While teenagers believe they are far removed or even immune to the maladies which affect older people around them, they may be more [..]

Children, Diseases, Food-Related, General

The Dangers of Vitamin, Mineral, and Additive Overload and Product Mislabeling

By Steven Di Joseph – When consumers, especially parents, think of vitamins, additives, and foods that are “fortified,” the common belief is that these are all good things. [..]

Children, Food-Related, General, Men, Toxic Substances, Women

Research Suggests Antioxidant-Rich Diet May Decrease Risk of Age-Related Macular Degeneration

By Steven Di Joseph – A study conducted by researchers at the Erasmus Medical Centre in the Netherlands and published in the Journal of the American Medical association [..]

Diseases, Food-Related, General, The Elderly

‘Night Eating Syndrome’ Common in People with Psychiatric Conditions

By Steven Di Joseph – A study in The American Journal of Psychiatry reports that “night eating syndrome” is frequent in psychiatric outpatients and is also related to [..]

Diseases, Food-Related, General, Psychological/Psychiatric

Concerns over the Dangers of BPA Continue to Increase

By Steven Di Joseph – BPA (bisphenol-A), an estrogen-like chemical compound, is one of the world’s most abundantly produced chemicals (3 million tons annually) that is used in [..]

Consumer Protection, Dangerous Products, Food-Related, General, Toxic Substances