The best thing I bought this year was our $3 fly swatter pick. My kids and I had an absolute blast running around the house this past summer, spotting flies, and then ninja-swatting them into oblivion. Fly swatting may not be your thing but I hope this lesson is clear: […]

Page Contents: In this episode, we discuss: Debunking some of the claims made during the debate My educational and professional background More resources on the animal vs. plant foods debate The problem with searching for a consensus in nutrition Show notes: [embedded content] Chris Kresser: Hey, everybody. This is Chris […]

Joy Manning, Philadelphia. Yougov: “One in five Americans is participating in Dry January.” Alcohol Change UK: “The Dry January Story.” Nielsen: “Many Americans Are Looking for a Bar Experience Without the Buzz.” Eric Schmidt, director of alcohol research, Beverage Marketing Corporation. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs: “Do ‘Moderate’ […]

By Serena GordonHealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Dec. 31, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Having dense breast tissue raises a woman’s odds for breast cancer, so many states require providers to notify women if a mammogram finds they have dense breast tissue. But a new study suggests that the notifications may be having […]

Dec. 30, 2019 — There’s a new treatment option for some patients with pancreatic cancer — those who carry a specific genetic mutation can now be treated with the drug olaparib (Lynparza). The FDA approved olaparib for use as a first-line treatment of cancer that has grown beyond the pancreas […]

By ANDY MYCHKOVSKY As we near the end of the year, rather than reflect on fond memories of 2019 (for which I’m grateful for my family, friends, readers, and Twitter followers), I’ve already started thinking about 2020. If you ever wanted to get inside my brain for 5-10 minutes (scary […]

This fall, Sierra Riddle queued up at security at Los Angeles International Airport with a tincture bottle of THC oil — the psychoactive ingredient in cannabis — in her purse. Ms. Riddle, 31, a nursing assistant from southern Oregon, was traveling with her son Landon, 9, and uses medical marijuana […]