March/April 2011, Volume 4, Issue 2  



Editor’s Log: Chiropractic
Cost-Effectiveness »

A Landmark Work on Clinical Nutrition:
Interview with Alan Gaby, MD »

Reflections on the Opportunity of a
Lifetime: Interview with
Lance Cohen, DC »

The Yoga of Paying Attention »

Ergonomics for Mouse-Intensive Jobs »

Chiropractic Research Roundup »

Nutrition Update »

Exercise and Fitness Report »

CAM in Review »

Health News

The Daily HIT Blog


We read a wide range of health news sources every day to find articles that will be useful and interesting to our readers.

To visit our Health News archives here.

NY Times Article on Online Health Sites Blasts WebMD, Favors

Mindfulness Meditation Changes Brain Structure in 8 Weeks

Politifact Checks Claim That 27% of Youth Too Heavy to Join Military

Global Obesity Rates Have Doubled Since 1980

Obesity Program for Kids Has Lasting Benefits

Doctors Don’t Follow Osteoarthritis Guidelines

Mercury in Fish May Override Benefits of Fish Oil

Physicians Group Sues USDA Over Vegetarian Alternative to Food Pyramid

Bright Light at Night Associated with Increased Breast Cancer Risk

Advocacy Groups Mum on Drug Company Grants

Exercise Helps Seniors Prevent Falls

Smoking Causes Genetic Damage Within Minutes After Inhaling

Antioxidants May Boost Male Fertility

New fMRI Study Shows Acupuncture Influences Brain-Based Pain Perception

Cutting Pollution Decreases Inflammation, Helps Heart

Lifestyle Changes Drive Decrease in Macular Degeneration Rate

Surgeon General Benjamin Strongly Endorses Breastfeeding

Why Diets Make You Fatter and What to Do About It

Feds Recoup Record $4 Billion in Health Care Fraud

Pesticides Increase Risk of Rheumatoid Arthritis and Lupus

“Fat Cancers” Hit Developing Nations

Zinc Helps Shorten or Prevent Colds, with Mild Side Effects