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Will Eating Chocolate Make You Smarter

Here is another study reported in a well respected peer reviewed Journal, Hypertension, that I find difficult to accept. The study reported that older people with mild thinking impairment benefited from drinking a cocoa beverage rich in flavanol.   The subjects who participated did better on a series of cognition tests that included memory and… Read More »

Thank You for Not Eating Your Placenta

Advertisement The Cycle As an obstetrician and gynecologist, it’s hard to shock me. Or at least it used to be. ImageCreditCreditIllustration by Claire Milbrath By Jen Gunter Sept. 6, 2018 We had a placenta freezer at the hospital in Canada where I was an obstetrics and gynecology resident in the early 1990s. After delivery, any… Read More »