Fast-food wrappers now join an expansive list of Things That Cause Cancer and/or weight gain and/or other calamities: non-stick pans, plastic bottles, coffee, artificial colorings, artificial sweeteners, consuming your body mass in Big Macs, etc. At this rate, scientists make it sound like it’s safer to step into…
A technical paper about growing hair follicles in a laboratory was reported this week as a discovery of a baldness cure in the fryers at McDonald’s. “Japanese scientists say eating McDonald’s fries could cure baldness,” one Australian station reports. No. No they do not.
Sugar has detrimental effects on our health, and not just because sweet foods tend to have a lot of calories. Plenty of research has shown that the same calories of sugar versus other foods do very different things to our bodies. And new research shows how the sugar industry has tried to hide those findings.