Tara Parker-Pope appears in the following:
Wednesday, April 06, 2011
There has been a series of confusing studies over estrogen. Many menopausal women went off the drug when increased rates of breast cancer were found. However, recent findings are challenging this conventional wisdom as a "major government study has found that years after using estrogen-only therapy, certain women had a markedly reduced risk of breast cancer and heart attack," according to The New York Times. The key, says Tara Parker-Pope, reporter for The New York Times, is that these women were only on estrogen, and not progestin. She explains the findings and what this means for women.
Tuesday, May 11, 2010
Tara Parker-Pope, who writes the "Well" blog for the New York Times, discusses what the top biologists, neuroscientists, psychologists and other scientists can tell us about marriage and divorce.
Wednesday, September 30, 2009
, health columnist at the New York Times
, talks about probiotics in food and whether there are real health benefits or if it's just a lot of hype.
Tuesday, September 15, 2009
As we await the peak season for the H1N1 virus, one simple act may prevent the spread of infection: washing your hands. According to new research in the journal Risk Analysis, one-third of the risk for H1N1 infection comes from hand-to-face contact. We talk with Tara Parker-Pope, who writes the "Well" column for the New York Times, about why the routine act of washing your hands can have such big consequences for public health.
Friday, February 27, 2009
It may seem like common knowledge that taking vitamins is good for you, but over the last few years several studies have failed to show that vitamin supplements help prevent chronic disease or prolong life. In fact, things like vitamin C, can actually help cancer cells grow. We’ll be joined ...
Tuesday, February 17, 2009
, New York Times
columnist for the Well column and blog, reviews studies questioning the effectiveness of "mega-doses" of vitamins in promoting health.
Tuesday, October 07, 2008
It can be hard for parents to get their finicky kids to eat healthy foods. Chef Alice Waters
of Chez Panisse
and New York Times "Well"
blogger Tara Parker-Pope
share tips on how to end food battles and expand menu options for even the pickiest eaters! ...
Monday, August 04, 2008
, New York Times
columnist for the Well column and blog, sifts through the conflicting information on suncreen protection.
Tuesday, November 20, 2007
Thanksgiving Day turns into Overeating Day for many of us. Tara Parker-Pope
writes about overeating in her latest entry in "Well," her health and wellness blog for the New York Times
Weigh in: Do you have a strategy to avoid overeating at Thanksgiving? Or is eating til it hurts an ...