R.I.P. David Servan-Schreiber
Unfortunately, like many promoters of alternative medicine testimonials, David Servan-Schreiber too has passed away: David Servan-Schreiber, a psychiatrist and best-selling author whose cancer diagnosis at the age of 31 compelled him to explore and then ...
What's Happening to Thyroid Patients Taking Eltroxin Brand Levothyroxine in New Zealand?
June 7 -- Folks in New Zealand are up in arms, because a reformulation of the drug Eltroxin (a brand name of levothyroxine manufactured by GlaxoSmithKline) appears to be causing problems in thyroid patients. Patients taking Eltroxin (which is government ...
Nutritional rehabilitation in anorexia nervosa: review of the literature and implications for treatment
Restoration of weight and nutritional status are key elements in the treatment of anorexia nervosa ... kcal is required to gain a kg of weight (or 3,500 kcal to gain 0.5 kg of weight). In other words, to gain 1 kg (2 pounds, lb) a week, this means ...
Top 10 Fastest Cars in the World
The car in question was a 2007 model – since then, SSC has upgraded the Aero to include an all-new twin-turbo V8 engine (half the size of the Veyron,) producing 1287 hp, giving the car a theoretical top speed of 290 mph. Nope, that’s not a typo.
Anti-fluoridation crankery? How quaintly 1960s! I only wish it weren’t on ScienceBlogs
let me just put it this way. If you’re going to trumpet that you have all these “medical” and “scientific” professionals allegedly on your side, it sure doesn’t help your credibility to have so many quacks in the list mixed in with the real ...