Few Americans know the history of Canada and many wonder why they celebrate Canada Day on July 1st.
Interesting Canada Day Facts: Part Two
Few Americans study Canadian history. Very little Canadian news appears in American news media. No Canadian TV programing makes it past the border. No wonder Americans know so little about Canada's history.
The Logic of Sanctuary Cities
In the United States today, there appears to be a proliferation of “Sanctuary Cities.” Some states are declaring themselves as “Sanctuary States.” The consequence of this movement is to protect illegal immigrants, with criminal records, from being deported. The ostensible reason for this “protectionism” is to prevent parents from being separated from their children born...
Reading and Interpreting Research Reports
I have been reading the research on Diet for almost forty years. Over that time, I have found that researchers interpret research data according to their preference for the outcome of the research. The “findings and conclusions” are tilted toward the researcher’s biases. Very much like the divide between liberals and conservatives in politics, dieting...
The Frustration of Slow Weight Loss
When your weight loss slows and the scale refuses to go down, frustration sets in. Don't panic. Try these suggestions from expert weight losers.
Causal Relationships between Diabetes and Heart Disease
The USDA committee that writes the Dietary Standards for Americans has consistently refused to use the research on the low-carbohydrate diet in making its dietary recommendations. Are they responsible for all the deaths from diabetes and heart disease? I think so.
How to Speak Dog by Stanley Goren – A Book Review
Anyone who owns a dog needs to read this book by Stanley Goren,