Ah, the Conspiracy Theories…..When Ignorance Runs Rampant

It is a fact that I  have no liberal friends who buy into the notions of conspiracy theories.   All of the liberal friends that I have know how to read research.  They know what reliability and validity mean.  They know that isolated studies do not substantiate anything, and that an empirical body of evidence mustContinue reading “Ah, the Conspiracy Theories…..When Ignorance Runs Rampant”

IT’s OFFICIAL: Processed Red Meats Cause Cancer

This article appeared on NPR this morning.   It is an empirical finding by the World Health Organization. The World Health Organization has put bacon, hot dogs and sausages in the same category of cancer risk as tobacco smoking. The World Health Organization has deemed that processed meats — such as bacon, sausages and hot dogsContinue reading “IT’s OFFICIAL: Processed Red Meats Cause Cancer”

Are you Depressed?

In my opinion,  psychiatrists should first test their patients for nutritional deficiencies before writing prescriptions for Zoloftor for  antipsychotics, like Zyprexa.  Conscientious doctors send patients to get lab work done prior to prescribing drugs or increasing dosages.  There are times when people do need antidepressants.   However,  other times  spinach would go far to eliminateContinue reading “Are you Depressed?”