Author Archives: Michael McBurney

About Michael McBurney

Personal Blog | Nutrition scientist with broad interests, including social media and the impact of open access journals on science publishing | Self-employed freelancer

Dreaming About Nutritional Diagnostics

For the past 7 years, I have been wondering why my annual physical examination doesn’t include an assessment of omega-3 fatty acid (EPA+DHA) and vitamin status. My physician’s lab order does include fasting blood glucose, numerous lipids (total cholesterol, LDL-C, … Continue reading

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Thanks to blogger calling out The New York Times

Thanks to blogger calling out The New York Times & HarvardPublicHealth scientist for overstating study results. http://ow.ly/omrJ304IZ97 #Integrity

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Are you maintaining your windows to the

Are you maintaining your windows to the world? Watch TalkingNutrition to learn about #EyeHealth #BlueLight #Nutrition http://ow.ly/JVzj304CLbx

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Plan announced by U.S. FDA to redefine

Plan announced by U.S. FDA to redefine “healthy” #nutrient content claims for food labeling. http://ow.ly/T9AQ304BSTO

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Are you spending enough time in the sun?

Are you spending enough time in the sun? Or should you be supplementing with #vitamin D? http://ow.ly/4mZRpj

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Many issues are transforming scholarly p

Many issues are transforming scholarly publishing https://t.co/SZy0xmMcMz via @SulisHealth

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Favorite study of the day ‘Clinical tri

Favorite study of the day ‘Clinical trial finds parental kisses don’t help children’ https://t.co/tSs5pevlfw via @nour_naz @DSMNutrition

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