Tag Archives: Simple

Theranos redux? Not really. But claim of a ‘simple’ test for breast cancer warrants scrutiny

Once again the lure of a “simple” test has made headlines. This time the catalyst was a news release issued by the UK’s National Cancer Research Institute. Its title: “Simple blood test for early detection of breast cancer.” In fact, no such test exists. As the body of the PR news release acknowledged, it’s an… Read More »

Simple ways to wake up your workout

Going to the gym regularly seems to be an exceptional act. Three 45-minute workouts are just a tick under the federal government’s recommendation of 150 weekly minutes of moderate activity. Yet according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than three-quarters of United States adults don’t reach that threshold. But let’s say you’ve… Read More »

Weight loss: Jimmy Carr followed one simple diet rule to achieve amazing transformation – Express

Jimmy Carr is the 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown presenter known for his edgy jokes and idiosyncratic laugh. He began his career in comedy after taking a job at Shell and feeling “miserable”. Proving his indubitable skill, he scored his first paid stand-up gig just one moth after his first ever unpaid show.… Read More »