March 2012 - Page 2 of 6 - Health Sciences Institute - Official Site

FDA scientists reveal their true feelings about their workplace

It’s hard out there for a scientist. Especially if you’re an FDA scientist. But things may be improving.

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There's only ONE way to ensure significant protection from cervical cancer

Parents, you have two choices if you want to protect your daughter from cervical cancer.

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Here's one of the best reasons to choose organic foods: Monsanto

Imagine the Gulf oil spill on dry land instead of water. That gives you an idea of the widespread destruction that Roundup herbicide has caused (and is still causing) on U.S. farmlands.

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Fluoride dangers revealed from a surprising source

I’ve known it for years, but I never expected Aquafresh to admit it.

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This is the most important vegetable to keep OFF your plate

Here’s the logic: Vegetables are good for you, right? So you want to eat more vegetables, right? Now, a potato is a root, but it still qualifies as a vegetable, so that’s got to be good for you… Right? Well…no.

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A “miracle” breast cancer drug appears to have preventive benefits, but also serious drawbacks

After last year’s study, your doctor might tell you that Aromasin cut breast cancer risk by more than half in post-menopausal women. And technically, that’s true. But here’s a somewhat less impressive way of looking at the same results: According to New Scientist, if 94 menopausal women take Aromasin for three years, one case of breast cancer would be prevented.

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Feel no shame, vegetarians – even the strongest give in to the come-hither charms of bacon

Vegetarians have a deep, dark secret. Under the right circumstances, many of them succumb to the seductive allure of bacon.

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