..from the NY Times.... In recent years, many nutrition experts have linked the obesity epidemic to the spread of ultra-processed foods that are engineered to have a long shelf life and irresistible combinations of salt, sugar, fat and other additives. These foods tend to make … [Read more...] about Eating Processed Foods Might Make You Fat…
The Atlantic looks more into people and Dentists'.... We have a fraught relationship with dentists as authority figures. In casual conversation we often dismiss them as “not real doctors,” regarding them more as mechanics for the mouth. But that disdain is tempered by fear. … [Read more...] about Dentists?
For just the second time since the global epidemic began, a patient appears to have been cured of infection with H.I.V., the virus that causes AIDS. The news comes nearly 12 years to the day after the first patient known to be cured, a feat that researchers have long tried, and … [Read more...] about H.I.V. Is Reported Cured in a Second Patient….
...from the NY Times..... Q. Is eating deli meats really that bad? Does it make a difference if it’s organic, nitrate-free or uncured? A. Meat and poultry are excellent sources of protein, B vitamins and certain minerals, but consuming even small amounts of processed meat … [Read more...] about Deli Meats in large amounts are thought to NOT be good for you…..
The guy is the Best basketball player in the game.... Is THAT enough? He isn't getting any younger... Can he carry the LA lakers to the playoffs and possibly a championship this year.?.... His first with the team? James, at 34, may still be in his prime, but the … [Read more...] about LeBron James is Supposed to Make the Lakers Great…Can he hang in there to do it?