A High Salt Diet in Childhood Linked to Hypertension and Cardiovascular Disease

A High Salt Diet in Childhood Linked to Hypertension and Cardiovascular Disease

Does too much salt in the diet cause high blood pressure? That question goes in and out of favor (yea or nay) among the medical community. It used to be standard wisdom that too much salt was bad for the vascular system (blood vessels) and specifically it caused higher blood pressure. Studies that are more recent have called this into question by opening the door on a genetic factor in the reaction to salt.

Clinical trials are studies being conducted to test whether new drugs or treatments are both safe and effective.

Clinical trials are studies being conducted to test whether new drugs or treatments are both safe and effective.

Clinical trials are studies being conducted to test whether new drugs or treatments are both safe and effective. The tests fall into preclinical are conducted in animals and clinical studies in humans are. These studies must be reviewed and approved by a committee of experts to be able to perform. There are certain tests that cannot be performed on people to perform them as animals previously suspected that there may be significant damage to your life short and long term.

New Study Links Multi-Vitamins with Reduced Breast Cancer Deaths

New Study Links Multi-Vitamins with Reduced Breast Cancer Deaths

You can buy enough multivitamin and mineral pills to last a year for about twenty dollars. If taking those multivitamins could possibly reduce your risk of breast cancer, or if you have cancer, reduce the fatality rate by 30% – what’s not to like? The answer isn’t as positive as you might think...

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