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Fats Are OK. I Knew This in 1949.

Written by Gary North on August 15, 2015


The medical industry learns slowly. In 1949, my physician, Francis Pottenger, put me on a diet. It had lots of red meat, extremely high-fat milk (certified raw milk), eggs, and plenty of butter. I had wheat cereal, cooked overnight. He took me off white sugar and processed foods. I suffered from chronic bronchitis. In 18 […]

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Free Online Hearing Tests

Written by Gary North on May 16, 2015


Men lose their hearing faster than women do. Here is the evidence. I wanted to test my hearing. I looked for online testing sites. I found three good ones. http://www.garynorth.com/snip/1177.htm http://www.garynorth.com/snip/1178.htm http://www.garynorth.com/snip/1179.htm I used a pair of high quality headphones: Denon. These tests involve background noise to cover words or numbers. This way, you get […]

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Face Scans Reveal Life Expectancy

Posted on April 1, 2015


By Dennis Thompson Every face tells a story, and that story apparently includes hints of how quickly a person is aging, a new study contends. Facial features have proven even more reliable than blood tests in spotting those for whom time is taking a heavier toll, a Chinese research team reports in the March 31 […]

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Superbug Kills 29,000 a Year

Written by Gary North on February 27, 2015

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention dropped a bombshell Wednesday, releasing a study that said 29,000 deaths were associated with the gut-dwelling super bug Clostridium difficile. The new study concluded that one out of every nine patients aged 65 or older who contracted the bacterium at a medical facility died within 30 days of […]

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U.S. Government Figures Out That Eggs Are OK for You

Written by Gary North on February 18, 2015


Remember the warnings against cholesterol — all cholesterol?  “Don’t eat eggs.” I never took that warning seriously. I have eaten at least two eggs a day for 50 years. Usually more like four. Well, it turns out that the government was wrong.  Sorry about that. Foods high in cholesterol may not be bad for your […]

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