Articles

November 9, 2017

Does Alcohol Intake Prevent Chronic Kidney Disease?

Allan S. Brett, MD reviewing Koning SH et al. Kidney Int 2015 May. In a prospective cohort study, alcohol intake was related inversely to development of […]
November 9, 2017

Few Commercial Diets Show Evidence of Sustained Weight Loss

Jamaluddin Moloo, MD, MPH reviewing Gudzune KA et al. Ann Intern Med 2015 Apr 7. Weight Watchers and Jenny Craig appear to be the best options. […]
November 9, 2017

Trans Fat Intake Is Associated with Excess Risks for All-Cause Death and Adverse CV Outcomes

Paul S. Mueller, MD, MPH, FACP reviewing de Souza RJ et al. BMJ 2015 Aug 12. Paul S. Mueller, MD, MPH, FACPThe FDA is requiring all […]
November 9, 2017

Long Work Hours Are Associated with Excess Risk for Coronary Heart Disease and Stroke

Bruce Soloway, MD reviewing Kivimäki M et al. Lancet 2015 Aug 19. Encouraging or requiring people to work longer hours could have substantial public health implications. […]