Random Medical News

From John Cook we have this bit of humor that also has the feel of truth:

I'm old enough that I can remember at least 3 cycles of

  • Coffee is good for you and prevents heart disease and other ailments.
  • Coffee causes heart disease and cancer.

Basically, I've stopped listening. For years butter was really really bad and you should eat margarine if you must have a butter-like spread. Now, it's margarine that's bad and butter is all right after all.

The best medical advice is eat what you like: sooner or later someone will publish a study showing it's good for you.

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