Tag Archives: evidence

Tech sites hype Apple Watch for COVID-19 prediction without providing the evidence

Milwaukee oncologist Michael Thompson, MD, wrote to me yesterday morning (February 10)  about an article – “New Study Suggests Apple Watch Heart Rate Sensor Can Predict COVID-19 Up to a Week Before a Swab Test” – promoted on Twitter by MacRumors.com. The story was about the so-called Warrior Watch Study at Mount Sinai Medical Center in… Read More »

Evidence that supports vegan diets

A multicenter randomized controlled trial of a plant-based nutrition program to reduce body weight and cardiovascular risk in the evidence setting: the GEICO study. Dietary approaches to stop hypertension diet and incidence of stroke: diets from 2 supports cohorts. Similar findings are reported in the AHS-2 study Orlich et vegan. Provided that they have access… Read More »