Breast Cancer- The Risk They Don’t Mention

| October 23, 2014

In keeping with the international trend, we have just had breast cancer awareness week in the UK. Women were told to have mammograms, to take exercise, to avoid hormone replacement therapy, to breastfeed. All good. But, as usual, certain other things we should do or avoid were not mentioned. A woman would never guess, for […]

Dangerous Downplay: Docs Spin Study Linking The Pill to Breast Cancer

| September 25, 2014

The World Heart Federation reports that physical inactivity increases the risk of heart disease and stroke by 50%, and the American Heart Association found moderately overweight women in one study had a 50% increased risk of coronary heart disease. To such reports, no one ever adds, “But that 50% doesn’t mean anything. So just sit […]