Latest News on Vitamins and Health

Australia seeks to extend commercial fishing in protected waters.
Sunday July 23rd 2017, 10:00 AM

Australia plans to allow fishing across 80 percent of its protected maritime sanctuaries, the government said on Friday in a proposal that would vastly extend commercial activity in the world's largest marine-reserves network. [News Source]

Reflections upon the death of a hero, Dr. Herbert Needleman.
Friday July 21st 2017, 10:00 AM

The passing of a great doctor and a fine American who shined a light on the injustice of lead poisoning. [News Source]

Australia seeks to extend commercial fishing in protected waters.
Friday July 21st 2017, 10:00 AM

The government wants to allow fishing in 80 percent of the country’s protected maritime reserves, up from the current 64 percent. [News Source]

Conowingo tango.
Thursday July 20th 2017, 10:00 AM

How much pollution mitigation should a hydroelectric dam be expected to do? Debate over Susquehanna River facility needs to be put in reasonable context. [News Source]

Should you feed your kid probiotics?
Thursday July 20th 2017, 10:00 AM

It’s not as simple as you think. [News Source]

Climate change: Your meat-free diet can save the planet.
Thursday July 20th 2017, 10:00 AM

Combating climate change is largely a matter of personal responsibility - and one of the easiest and best steps we can take concerns what we put on our plates. [News Source]

Diet drinks may cause weight gain, new research suggests.
Wednesday July 19th 2017, 10:00 AM

Americans' relationship with artificial sweeteners has soured in the past decade. [News Source]

We need to talk about the most effective ways to reduce our carbon footprint.
Wednesday July 19th 2017, 10:00 AM

We need to be honest about not just the behavioral changes that will make the biggest difference in reducing emissions, but about what it will take to get there. [News Source]

Should teenagers give up on having children to save the planet?
Tuesday July 18th 2017, 10:00 AM

Science textbooks aimed at teenagers ignore the most effective lifestyle changes to prevent climate change: go vegetarian, cycle, take the train overseas and have fewer kids. [News Source]

The fallout.
Monday July 17th 2017, 10:00 AM

In St. Louis, America's nuclear history creeps into the present, leaching into streams and bodies. [News Source]

Dangers of artificial sweeteners confirmed.
Monday July 17th 2017, 10:00 AM

Long-term use of artificial sweeteners does not lead to weight loss and may increase risk of obesity and heart disease. [News Source]

Fears mount as herbicide-cancer link comes to light.
Monday July 17th 2017, 10:00 AM

As in Europe and North America, South Afrian public health authorities are concerned about the probable contribution of RoundUp's main ingredient, glyphosate, to cancer. [News Source]