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Entries by Gary Liberson, PhD from 08/2010

Turning a Sow's Ear Into a Silk Purse

| Posted 08.05.2010 | Politics

Every time I think about the tax increase, I keep hearing a quote from the movie, The Princess Bride: "You fell victim to one of the classic blunders...

A Big Problem: Girls are Developing Breasts Earlier

| Posted 08.11.2010 | Healthy Living

Girls are developing breasts earlier, and everyone should be concerned. While I am generally not prone to being an alarmist, the collection of data on this subject is just plain scary.

Obesogens: The New Excuse for Being Overweight

| Posted 08.16.2010 | Healthy Living

I get perverse pleasure from seeing true science and common sense play second fiddle to environmental fears. I just read a short opinion piece in the...

Eggs & fDA - Just Another Example of Weak Oversight

| Posted 08.25.2010 | Healthy Living

So an inmate arrives in prison. He's eating and suddenly someone jumps up and says: "21." Everyone laughs. Someone jumps up and says: "43." Everyo...