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Here’s Exactly How Much Coffee You Can Drink Daily Before It Gets Dangerous

You may want to stop after this many cups or you’ll lose some of the health benefits this beverage has to offer. little star/Shutterstock Every morning, millions of people begin their day with a cup of joe…or two or three. Drinking coffee has become a time-honored way for people to start their morning routine, maybe… Read More »

Check your medical records for dangerous errors, experts warn

This story is from Kaiser Health News. When Liz Tidyman’s elderly parents moved across the country to be closer to their children and grandchildren years ago, they carried their medical records with them in a couple of brown cardboard folders tied with string. Two days after their arrival, Tidyman’s father fell, which hadn’t happened before,… Read More »

Medical crowdfunding steers millions in donations to dangerous snake oil

October 24, 2018 Posted By Categories Kevin Lomangino is the managing editor of HealthNewsReview.org. He tweets as @KLomangino. We’ve written extensively about the dark side of medical crowdfunding — how donations meant to help desperate patients may perversely promote useless and dangerous interventions. We’ve also looked at the news industry’s complicity with these misguided campaigns… Read More »