Category Archives: Clinical trials for review

Reviewing the latest findings and commenting on them

Saturated fat does not cause heart disease according to latest meta analysis of past studies

Saturated fat (animal fat, butter, coconut oil)  has been touted as the villain fat causing heart disease, but when the facts are laid out on the table and re-examined, there is no evidence to support that theory. A meta analysis … Continue reading

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Which diet is best? Zone Ornish Atkins? Stanford did the study at last

The battle of the Diets: Is anyone winning..This is a seminar well worth watching if you are frustrated by the many dietary options promoted for weight loss.  At last a proper study has been done over a period of 12 … Continue reading

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Should parents worry about tube insertion when children have glue ear?

Following is the important conclusion reached by a research paper From Medscape Pediatrics entitled Persistent Otitis Media With Effusion: To Tube or Not to Tube? An Expert Interview With Jack L. Paradise, MD Jack L. Paradise, MD; Laurie Scudder, DNP, … Continue reading

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What makes us fat in western countries?

I have just watched this wonderful seminar and wanted to share it with others. We need to get this valuable information out there so we can prevent the next generation from going down the same path. I particularly enjoyed the … Continue reading

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Sour dough and the question Can celiacs or gluten intolerant folk eat sour dough bread?

Sour dough cooking! We have enjoyed our first series of sour dough classes in Logan.  It is a joy to share the passion of slow foods.  In our presentation we highlighted recent clinical trials that have shown that properly prepared … Continue reading

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