Tag Archives: Studies

Supernus Pharma's ADHD treatment meets main goal in two studies

(Reuters) – Supernus Pharmaceuticals Inc on Thursday said its experimental treatment for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder met the main goal of reducing symptoms in affected children from six to 11 years of age in two late-stage studies. The drug, SPN-812, is a non-stimulant and belongs to the same class of medicine as Eli Lilly and… Read More »

More Evidence That Nutrition Studies Don’t Always Add Up

In 2012, Dr. John Ioannidis, the chairman of disease prevention at Stanford, published a study titled “Is Everything We Eat Associated With Cancer?” He and a co-author randomly selected 50 recipes from a cookbook and discovered that 80 percent of the ingredients — mushrooms, peppers, olives, lobster, mustard, lemons — had been linked to either… Read More »

New Splenda Studies Confirm Its Dangers

By Dr. Mercola Sucralose (sold under the brand name Splenda) was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in 1998 as a tabletop sweetener and for use in products such as baked goods, nonalcoholic beverages, chewing gum, frozen dairy desserts, fruit juices and gelatins. It’s also permitted as a general-purpose sweetener for processed… Read More »