Why You Are Sick

Today, more than ever, we live in a disease-ridden society. But that’s not because we lack sanitation, hygiene, abundant foods or opportunities for exercise. We live in a disease-ridden society ...

Time For Your Flu Vaccine? No.

I’m going to talk to you about the flu vaccine. Now, before you dismiss me with a hand-wave and think to yourself, “Oh my god, another anti-vaxxer idiot,” let me make a few things cl...

The 5 Most Deadly Heart Disease Myths

If you have read this blog for more than 5 minutes, you probably already know two things: I believe (because the research demonstrates) that taking control of your health care is the best way to becom...

Annual Fear Campaign Set To Begin

The annual Fear Campaign is about to begin, as everybody with a pulse will have it hammered into their heads that if they don’t get a flu shot, They Will DIE! Remember the swine flu campaign of ...

Look Mikey, We Found A Gene!

The New York Times today reported on the utter failure for medical research to find anything useful to do with the human genome. A full 10 years after the human genome map was completed (and the rush ...