I'm an image

Week No 6 | 06/02/2019

 

Restrict statins not CBD

Two weeks in a row we’re bashing the Lancet journal – one of the most prestigious in the world. More correctly, we’re challenging some of the science the Lancet is prepared to publish in the name of academic excellence.

Our critique last week of the EAT-Lancet Commission’s work was about reigning in ideologies that have little relevance to the real world. This week, it’s about twisting science, ignoring side effects, engaging masters in public relations and making prophylactic recommendations for statins for those over 75. You could argue the continued push on statins is also about ideology, assuming your ideology is about keeping the drug companies sweet so you maintain your research budget – or you’re a signed up member of a Big Pharma board.

Speaking of Big Pharma – we smell a rat on the latest regulatory shenanigans that seem intended to kneecap the EU market for CBD oil. Just as it was really getting going and millions were starting to experience side-effect free, pain-relieving benefits of naturally-occurring CBD oil – concentrated from hemp oil that’s been in our food supply for centuries….

Then there’s our weekly news roundup…

If you like what you read, please share our stories widely. In this partially-censored world where Big Tech now controls what we post and what you can see – your help in distributing our material is so important. Thank you.

In health, sustainably and naturally

 

 

 

Image

Robert Verkerk PhD

Founder, executive & scientific director

 

Statin prophylaxis for the over-75s?

06/02/2019

Why you can’t believe the headlines or the Lancet paper that recommends statins to everyone over 75-years-old

Image
 

Time to stop knee-capping of EU CBD market

06/02/2019

The scene is ripening for a legal tussle between CBD suppliers and regulators

Image
 

News Alerts: Week 06, 2019

06/02/2019

Young people, cancer & obesity; Australia seeks GP help for T2 diabetes; Diet related CVD deaths; Irish tax on health; Monsanto’s media manipulation; US MD sues Medical Board

Image
 
Image

Your support counts. It allows us to keep on with our work.

We're fully donation funded.

Image
 
 

Copyright 2019 Alliance for Natural Health International

Please share or forward this e-ALERT widely using any of the provided share tools

You may copy, reproduce, reprint or forward any content on the condition that attribution is made clearly to Alliance for Natural Health International including date and link to original content.

Alliance for Natural Health International
The Atrium, Curtis Road, Dorking, Surrey RH4 1XA, UK

A not-for-profit company limited by guarantee, registered in England and Wales (Company No. 04438769)