Health

A new one billion dollar research on DNA and the brain

A new one billion dollar research on DNA and the brain

To write DN `s Karin Bojs: http://www.dn.se/nyheter/vetenskap/usa-storsatsar-pa-sina-hjarnor  Last week was U.S. President Barack Obama’s big speech to the nation. There, he mentioned a huge new investment in brain research – on a par with expeditions to the moon in the 1960s, and the mapping of the human genome in the 1990s.  Obama’s announcement comes just weeks […]

European one billion investment in new antibiotics

European one billion investment in new antibiotics

EU wants to invest BILLIONS of developing new antibacterial drugs now. Once again, this enormous waste of OUR money. The reason now for this bet, is that there have been major problems with resistant bacteria that survive antibiotics. But instead of further research in that area, they could instead adopt the use of colloidal silver. […]

Time to start the HPV campaign

Time to start the HPV campaign

German Federal State of Saxony recommended that all boys be vaccinated against HPV just like girls do today. As mentioned there are several reasons for this, among other things that the boys will not spread it to the girls (?), one gets a better idea of ​​the spread and then it is said to protect […]

Extended follow-up of vaccination

Extended follow-up of vaccination

Infectious Diseases Institute participates in a cooperative monitoring of vaccination, using informationssytemet Svevac. The goal is to develop a national immunization registry in collaboration with health care providers and MPA. Here is a small excerpt of the information provided by vaccination:  The Act on the register of national immunization Under a special law is the […]

Time to store the bulbs

Time to store the bulbs

No lightbulbs are produced anymore, but those that are still sold, are those in stock. This is a decision from the EU, so now only those that are health disruptive like mercury lamps and LED lamps will be on the market. Bulbs are according to EU energy-intensive and will thus save on carbon emissions (sigh). […]

Steviolglykosider

Steviolglykosider

Finally, stevia is allowed in food! That was just about what I thought, when EU allowed steviolglykosiden with E number 960th. The actual plant Stevia is still prohibited as food. The reason of the NFA is that there is evidence that it is completely safe for human consumption. But aspartame and azo colors go well […]

Diabetes in cats

Diabetes in cats

Diabetes in cats has increased sharply, about twice as much in the last ten years, according to new statistics. Cat food contains more grain (wheat) because it is cheaper and pet owners may instead pay more at the vet and mediciner. Try to always serve cat food with low carbohydrate but high animals fat and […]