Over the last century, myopia (short-sightedness) has risen to epidemic proportions. In South-East Asia nearly 90% of school leavers are now affected.
Americans seem very afraid of cancer, with good reason. Unlike other things that kill us, it often seems to come out of nowhere.
If you are someone with diabetes, you have probably been told by someone at some point that you cannot eat fruit. Perhaps someone told you that you are not allowed to eat watermelon and bananas because they are too sweet?
Recent studies show that the processed food which surronds us is very likely to pose serious problems regarding our health. Or is it so?