No… no evidence toothpaste reduces heart attack, stroke risk

So retarded.

This study claims that brushing with anti-plaque toothpaste reduces risk of heart attacks and strokes. Continue reading No… no evidence toothpaste reduces heart attack, stroke risk

Radiotherapy during breast cancer surgery could slow global warming?

Who wouldn’t want to design their medical treatment based on global warming hysteria? Continue reading Radiotherapy during breast cancer surgery could slow global warming?

Claim: New study finds that malaria vaccine protects adults for up to a year

Well, maybe 55% of them. That’s either not a real result (only 59 participants) or the vaccine works only in some people. Continue reading Claim: New study finds that malaria vaccine protects adults for up to a year

Study suggests testosterone therapy does not raise risk of aggressive prostate cancer

“Men with low levels of the male sex hormone testosterone need not fear that testosterone replacement therapy will increase their risk of prostate cancer.” Continue reading Study suggests testosterone therapy does not raise risk of aggressive prostate cancer

Screening young athletes to prevent sudden cardiac arrest not proven to save lives

“The findings show that the harms outweigh any benefits, and no robust evidence exists to confirm it actually prevents deaths.” Continue reading Screening young athletes to prevent sudden cardiac arrest not proven to save lives

Trojan horse nanoparticle halts asthma: New technology also can be used to turn off peanut and other food allergies

As most of them turn out to be hype, I don’t usually highlight medical research claims. But this is interesting. We’ll see how the trials turn out. Continue reading Trojan horse nanoparticle halts asthma: New technology also can be used to turn off peanut and other food allergies

Substantial proportion of US measles cases intentionally unvaccinated

Good job Robert F. Kennedy, Jr., Jenny McCarthy, Dierdre Imus and the rest of the anti-vaxx airheads. Continue reading Substantial proportion of US measles cases intentionally unvaccinated