Trust your doctor, but check the statistics.
Not a surprise to folks who have their eyes open.
See also "An economic view of food deserts in the United States" and "The food desert myth".
UPDATE: first link fixed now. Thanks, Art.
Better get some sunshine or take a pill.
The same genes associated with higher IQ also appear to be associated with longer life.
Useful information for people who exercise.
Woody Allen's funny Sleeper had this 40+ years ago.
"Fasting for as little as three days can regenerate the entire immune system, even in the elderly, scientists have found in a breakthrough described as 'remarkable'."
But . . . but I thought the "science was settled".
Philip Greenspun's wife: "We can’t have another child. I can’t handle another touchpoint with the American medical system.”
Hope and change!
"Gene found which doubles the risk for millions who take painkiller thinking it will ward off cardiac problems".