June 13, 2005

Looks like the venerable American Diabetes Association is not immune to the lure of dollar. Just shows that you’ve got to look way below the surface to get to the true motivation for all the recommendations these outfits promulgate.

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June 13, 2005

A new study in the current issue of the American Journal of Clincal Nutrition suggests that elderly women may need more protein than currently recommended to protect their bones from osteoporosis and the risk of fracture. The authors conclude: These data suggest that protein intakes for elderly women above current recommendations may be necessary to

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June 13, 2005

Melanie Warner writes about the ongoing battle between Michael Jacobson, leader of the notorious Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI), and his nemesis Rick Berman, who heads up the Center for Consumer Freedom (CCF), a “consumer’s” advocacy group. At issue is the right and moral obligation of manufacturers to either sell or quit

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