May 2006 Archives
Hormones given to cows, then ingested by women as meat and dairy products, may radically increase the likelihood of conceiving twins, according to a new study, which shows that vegan women are one-fifth as likely as cows-milk drinking women to have twins.
In an effort to reduce the growth of obesity, junk food has been banned in English schools.
Fatty foods like pork pies and clotted cream predispose the English to lifestyle diseases like diabetes and heart disease. But traditional English fare can't hold a candle to American junk food when it comes to destroying the human body. Although in both countries the wealthy tend to be healthier than the poor, the richest Americans are sicker than the poorest English, according to a new study. The reason? What else? Too much junk food and not enough exercise.