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are you addicted to a depressing diet?

Hidden Meaning in Latest Weight Loss Drug Approval?

Are YOU a Junk Food Junkie? [ez_date]   The seemingly endless search for an effective weight loss drug continues apace with last week’s FDA approval of Contrave, a weight loss drug composed of two drugs previously approved to treat depression and addictions. And therein lies perhaps its greatest meaning – as the drug itself is unlikely […]

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Trans fats pervade the American diet

Trans Fats and Tax Codes

 Trans Fats & Taxes It’s tax day in America and you’re forgiven if trans fats aren’t uppermost in your mind. However, it’s actually a fitting time to consider how our tax code perpetuates our healthcare crisis. A recent report about the South not being the fattest region in America, as generally perceived, got me to […]

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