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When You Eat at a Restaurant, You Go Home With Plastic in Your Body

In All Health Watch, Diet and Nutrition, Featured Article, Health Warning by INH Research0 Comments

You can’t avoid phthalates. They’re in the food you eat, the water you drink, and the clothes you wear.

Phthalates are chemicals added to plastics to make them more flexible. They are in everything from food wrappers to T-shirts. Plastic is used in so many products, that phthalates used to make it is contaminating our water and food.1

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Worried About Your Heart? Don’t Lose Weight, Do This Instead

In All Health Watch, Diet and Nutrition, Featured Article, Heart and Cardiovascular, Weight Loss by INH Research0 Comments

The first advice mainstream doctors often give to heart disease patients is to lose weight.

On some level, this makes sense. The lower your body weight, the easier it is for your heart to pump blood through it.

But a major new study shows that losing weight does NOT help heart patients live longer. In fact, for some of them, it actually increases the risk of death.

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How Sugar Makes You Dumb

In All Health Watch, Cognitive Health, Diet and Nutrition, Featured Article, Health Warning by INH Research0 Comments

It’s long been known that having Type 2 diabetes can affect your memory and thinking skills.

But what about people who don’t have the disease? Can rising blood sugar levels damage your mental sharpness if you’re not a diabetic?

That’s the question researchers at Peking University Health Science Center set out to answer.

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More Americans than Ever Take Statins…and the Heart Disease Epidemic Keeps Growing

In All Health Watch, Big Pharma, Featured Article, Health Warning, Heart and Cardiovascular by INH Research0 Comments

The number of people taking statin medications has soared by 50% in just the last 15 years. Today, nearly a third of Americans over 40 are taking one or more of these cholesterol-lowering drugs.1

What effect has that had on reducing cardiovascular disease in America?

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