Medical and Health News Weekly

A moderate level of muscular strength is associated with a lower risk of type 2 diabetes link

Smoking during pregnancy doubles the risk of sudden unexpected infant death link

Canada won’t be funding homeopathy aid for Honduras any more link

Johnson & Johnson (them again!) accused of being an opioid “kingpin” link

And $29 Million asbestos talc mesothelioma award against – you guessed it – Johnson & Johnson link

Protecting children from anti-vaccination ignorance – No vaccine, no school in Italy link

Amazon joins the battle against autism cure quackery and vaccination misinformation link

Long before tobacco companies diversified into vaping, they used their industry to promote sugary drinks (Hawaiian Punch, Kool-Aid, Capri Sun, Tang) link

A wishy-washy half hearted FDA draft for controlling flavoured e-cigarettes linkh

Butterball recalls 39 tons of ground turkey after Salmonella cases link

Eggs are bad again for cardiovascular disease and mortality. Looks like they’ll have to be an occasional indulgence. Observational study, self reported data… link

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