Using Socially Responsible Investing to Combat Obesity

This article was first published on LinkedIn on June 24, 2019. The latest news from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is disturbing: the death rate from cardiovascular disease has fallen only 4% since 2011. In contrast, it dropped about 70% over the past 60 years. Decades-worth of anti-smoking campaigns and clinical steps to prevent heart disease, like the … [Read more...]

What mouthwash has to do with the CVS Aetna Acquisition

This commentary was first distributed through The Powers Report on December 12, 2017. Please sign up here to receive my newsletter in your inbox! Link to the Newsletter here. The makers of Listerine are not going to like this.  A recent study found that using mouthwash twice a day can increase your risk of developing prediabetes or diabetes by 55%. Yes. Someone thought to … [Read more...]