Tag Archives: Danger

Viewpoints: Lessons On Infectious Diseases And Global Warming’s Danger To Public Health; Ketamine Is A Godsend For Suicidal Patients

Editorial pages focus on these health topics and others. Los Angeles Times: As The World Warms, Deadly And Disfiguring Tropical Diseases Are Inching Their Way Toward The U.S. Although the environmental costs of global warming may still seem distant to some Americans, there is a growing threat that many may find harder to ignore: infectious… Read More »

Is Acrylamide In Coffee A Danger

In California new legislation will require coffee shops to post warnings that acrylamide, a by-product of the roasting process, could be carcinogenic. This warning was based upon research done on mice who received large amounts of the compound. No research has documented the effect of acrylamide as a cancer risk in humans.   One of… Read More »