Upsetment
Follow
Find tag "medicine"
14.0K views | +17 today
Upsetment
Want to get upset? Here are some things to help.
Curated by Kenneth Weene
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Kenneth Weene
Scoop.it!

Some vitamin supplements raise risk of cancer in men, research shows

Some vitamin supplements raise risk of cancer in men, research shows | Upsetment | Scoop.it

In case you don't already reaClinical trials show high levels of the mineral Selenium can raise chances of developing high-grade cancer by 91%

Kenneth Weene's insight:

In case you don't already realize this, the clerk at the local "nutrition" store doesn't really have good medical knowledge and is paid to sell you stuff from their shelves. Not all supplements are good for you, not even the ones you buy at a pharmacy. Not even the ones that are "organic." Be a careful consumer.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Kenneth Weene
Scoop.it!

Radiolab Podcast Articles - The Bitter End

Radiolab Podcast Articles - The Bitter End | Upsetment | Scoop.it

We turn to doctors to save our lives -- to heal us, repair us, and keep us healthy." But what do they want for themselves when they are at the edge of death? Are their wishes for heroic measures or to follow the hospice model?

Kenneth Weene's insight:

Glad to see that the vast majority of physicians hold views similar to mine.

more...
No comment yet.