While there are various causes that lead to breast cancer, one major factor that could help with prevention and reducing risks could be one’s diet. The reason I call this revelation shocking is that I find it scandalous that an organization which is supposedly dedicated to fighting youth addiction to cigarettes would secretly lobby for legislation that protects cigarette companies’ profits by blocking public health efforts to prohibit the companies’ ability to use flavored cigarettes to attract and addict kids to smoking.
Dr. Siegel is a Professor in the Department of Community Health Sciences, Boston University School of Public Health. I started publishing Gannett Blog in September 2007 as a virtual water cooler where employees could share information at a time of tremendous change across the news industry.
Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. I gave a speech to 750 health insurance brokers and consultants in DC last week. The rest of the story is that the New York Department of Health is spreading dangerous misinformation and irresponsible medical advice that has the potential to do public health damage.
Salt is also something that is necessary for maintaining good blood pressure and adrenal health. And yet, for all that and more, Barack Obama certainly did not warrant articles of impeachment; he was not unhinged, nor did he offer any evidence of medical incapacity.
Further, in a letter sent to VapeNY five days ago, the director of the state health department’s chronic disease prevention division castigates vapers by denying that switching from smoking to vaping has any public health value, thus telling vapers that they might as well return to cigarette smoking.