If current trends hold, within a decade the entire population may become autistic

Peat published a newsletter not long ago in which he presented evidence that not only are autism rates rising but the general population is starting to exhibit some signs/symptoms of the condition. I think he called the phenomenon a “generation-wide autism”. The study below alarmingly predicts that if current trends hold within the next decade … Read more If current trends hold, within a decade the entire population may become autistic

Millennials are sicker than previous generations

Finally, a study that says what no doctor wants to say publicly – the younger generations are in such poor health they are far less healthy than their parents were at the same age, and less so than their grandparents. I posted quite a few studies showing the rapidly rising rates of various diseases in … Read more Millennials are sicker than previous generations

Heart failure deaths on the rise in younger US adults

The bad news for younger Americans just keep on coming. In addition to lethal cancers, diabetes, stroke, CVD, infertility, etc now we can add yet another “old man” disease to the list of banes inflicting the “young”. Heart failure is a condition traditionally seen in people 65 and older, and mortality from it has been … Read more Heart failure deaths on the rise in younger US adults

Epidemic of NAFLD and NASH in young people

Yet another sad reminder of just how much the health of the average person has declined over the last 20 years. If these trends are not reversed or at least slowed down, we may start seeing people in their 20s filing for Medicare/Medicaid due to rapidly declining health and inability to cover their health expenses … Read more Epidemic of NAFLD and NASH in young people