We May Not Understand Control Groups

Discussions praising the efficiency of randomized trials are widespread, however, few of these discussions take a close look at some of the common assumptions that individuals hold regarding randomized trials. And unfortunately, these common assumptions may be based on outdated evidence and simplistic ideas.

How Useful Is Nutritional Epidemiology?

The studies that gain the most attention from the media are usually nutritional epidemiological studies and these studies make everyone reconsider their beliefs about nutrition. However, there is a good reason to be skeptical of these types of studies and in this blog post, I explain why.

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It’s Looking Bad for Fish Oil and CVD

Fish oil is a controversial supplement to take for cardiovascular disease. A recent study compiled the evidence from several well-designed studies to assess the relationship between supplementation and CVD outcomes. Here’s a look at that study.