You may not have paid much attention to your 'personality type,' those rubrics of A, B, and C, developed by psychologists in the 1950's. A comprehensive study of Type D personality (a Type added to the group in the 1990's), its relationship to heart disease, and the findings will no doubt be disappointing to those in that group. This will make them really grumpy.
Thankfully, medical researchers are not only studying synthetic drugs, but the efficacy of vitamins in disease intervention and protection. Yesterday's medical news was that vitamin D may be more effective than a flu shot in preventing both seasonal and swine flus. But this week, another study was published about particular health effects of vitamin B.
Almost as if it were a conspiracy by Big Pharma, Prof. Donald Light said the pharmaceutical market was the "most dangerous market for lemons in modern society." He said that when the toxic side effects of most drugs were taken into account, plus their misuse, they can become "a significant cause of death," rather than helping patients.