Should I Take Collagen or Hoodia Supplements?

I have long been on the anti-supplement band wagon for a couple of reasons. 1) I don’t like to be scammed and 2) There isn’t any science-based evidence to support the use of the vast, vast majority of supplements. Over at the web site www.ScienceBasedMedicine.org there is a whole lot of debunking going on, and […]

Hoodia Weight Loss Supplements Get A Do Not Buy Recommendation

Over the past several years hoodia in all of its various forms – also known as hoodia gordonii – has been hailed as the magic bullet of weight loss supplement that may help end the problem of obesity.  My dear friends, this is pure nonsense. Hoodia and hoodia gordonii comes from a cactus that grows […]

Can Acai Berry Help You Lose Weight?

Acai berry is the latest, hottest supplement.  In an industry that’s big on hype and small on performance, the acai berry is the latest in a long line of weight loss supplements that won’t live up to weight-loss marketing claims. The acai berry craze has picked up where the hoodia craze left off.  Hoodia, derived […]