Jenny McCarthy Thinks Vaccines Cause Autism? Not so fast…
Jan10

Jenny McCarthy Thinks Vaccines Cause Autism? Not so fast…

OK, so what do you know about Jenny McCarthy? People who read People  (sorry, I couldn’t resist..) will know all about her Playboy years, her failed relationship with Jim Carrey, her years on MTV and all the other assorted TMZ fodder— but I’m not talking about that stuff. I’m talking about her views on autism. And vaccinations. When Jenny McCarthy was recently hired to join the daytime gab fest, “The View” there was much...

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New Guidelines for Statin Drugs: Watch and Decide!

On Tuesday, Nov 12, two of the nations leading heart organizations—the American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology– released new guidelines on the use of statin drugs for the prevention of heart disease. The new guidelines—about which more in a moment—are a giant step forward towards the goal of having every American over the age of 40 on a statin drug. Hallelujah. Having co-written a best selling book...

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Video: The Great Cholesterol Myth

There’s Much More Where This Came From Get all the nitty gritty details in my book The Great Cholesterol Myth » The Supplements Mentioned in this Video Omega-3s » Magnesium » CoQ10 » Citrus bergamont » D-ribose » Curcumin » Resvertarol » Vitamin D » Vitamin C...

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Higher Stress Hinders Healthy Eating

A study in the journal Social Science and Medicine found that a tough economy means parents often neglect nutrition both for their teens and themselves. “Our work underlined the need to take into account the competing pressures that so many families… are experiencing,” said lead researcher Dr. Katherine Bauer. “There’s a great need to help parents find realistic and sustainable ways to feed their families more...

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7 Tips for Healthy Family Dining at Home

A recent meta-analysis at Rutgers University reviewed 68 studies that looked at the connection between families eating together and childhood obesity rates. Based on these previously published studies, researchers asked whether scientific evidence supports the idea that eating together more often can reduce overweight and obesity in kids. Just as you probably concluded, kids who more frequently dined at McDonald’s with peers or...

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