Tag Archives: Food

Blind to the limitations of a single case report of teen’s “blindness caused by junk food diet”

September 4, 2019 Posted By Categories Gary Schwitzer is publisher & founder of HealthNewsReview.org.  He tweets as @garyschwitzer. The title of the article that appeared in the Annals of Internal Medicine was too tempting for many journalists – “Blindness Caused By A Junk Food Diet.”  It was an article about the experience of one teenage… Read More »

Type 2 diabetes: Best breakfast to lower blood sugar – what food to eat

Type 2 diabetes is a condition that causes the body not to respond to insulin properly, and the body may not produce enough. This can cause a person’s blood glucose levels become too high, increasing the risk of serious complications, including kidney failure, nerve damage, heart attack and stroke. Regularly eating a poor diet can… Read More »

Health Tip: Grilling Food 101

News Consumer News Health Tip: Grilling Food 101 — Summer is prime time for food poisoning, says the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. As temperatures rise, foodborne germs flourish. To have a safe and enjoyable grilling season, the CDC recommends: Separate raw meat and poultry from other groceries. Chill meat, poultry and seafood… Read More »