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Our five appetites mean our hunger is far more complex than we thought

It is crucial to understand your five-appetite system and how ultraprocessed foods have crashed this set-up – especially as they are so popular in lockdown Health | Leader 20 May 2020 SolStock/Getty Images IF YOU feel like your diet has completely gone to pot during lockdown, you probably aren’t alone. Stress and boredom are known… Read More »

Is the COVID-19 Antibody Seroprevalence in Santa Clara County really 50-85 fold higher than the number of confirmed cases?

By CHRISTOS ARGYROPOULOS I am writing this blog post (the first after nearly two years!) in lockdown mode because of the rapidly spreading SARSCoV2 virus, the causative agent of the COVID19 disease (a poor choice of a name, since the disease itself is really SARS on steroids). One interesting feature of this disease is that a large number of patients will… Read More »

US coronavirus cases rise sharply to more than 700 and cruise ship with 21 more patients arrives in port

At least 26 people have died from the virus in the United States — 22 in Washington state, two in Florida and two in California. There are now 36 states with coronavirus cases. Nationwide, the number of confirmed coronavirus cases jumped to 704 — at least 100 more than on Sunday — according to figures… Read More »

More Than 4 in 10 Americans Are Now Obese: CDC

THURSDAY, Feb. 27, 2020 (HealthDay News) — In a sign that suggests America’s obesity epidemic is far from under control, a new government report shows that more than 40% of people in the United States are obese. And almost 1 in 10 is severely obese, the researchers added. “Over the time period from 1999 to… Read More »

More than half of Wisconsin vaping samples tested by FDA contain marijuana ingredient

CHICAGO — Vaping product samples from Wisconsin linked to a rash of serious lung injuries tested by U.S. health regulators showed that more than half contained THC, the psychoactive ingredient in marijuana, according to a summary of a preliminary report seen by Reuters. Of the THC-containing products, two-thirds also tested positive for Vitamin E acetate,… Read More »