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Former FDA chief Scott Gottlieb says some claims about health benefits of CBD are ‘pretty hokey’

Scott Gottlieb, former Commissioner of the FDA Adam Jeffery | CNBC Former FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb warned Monday that health benefit claims about CBD have gotten well ahead of what science actually knows about the substance. CBD is not a “benign compound,” and regulations will be needed to protect people from possible unknown side effects,… Read More »

World Bicycle Day 2019: From Keeping Weight in Check to Improving Mental Health; Here Are Health Benefits of Cycling

Cycling (Photo Credits: Pixabay) The United Nations General Assembly declared June 3 as World Bicycle Day in 2018. The resolution for World Bicycle Day recognizes “the uniqueness, longevity and versatility of the bicycle, which has been in use for two centuries, and that it is a simple, affordable, reliable, clean and environmentally fit sustainable means… Read More »

The Benefits Of Exercise

Exercise has many health benefits. Some of these benefits occur after a short time. They include reduced blood pressure, reduced anxiety, improvements in blood sugar, blood cholesterol and sleep. There is also a lower risk of cardiovascular disease, type 2 diabetes, dementia, depression, some types of cancer and all-cause mortality.   By one estimate doing… Read More »