April Fools has come early this year at the Center for Disease Control.
Yeah, I wish.
I bitch about the hidebound idiocy of conventional medicine a lot, but this really has to take the cake.
The CDC have discovered something unhealthy in bread. Not all the glutinous white flour, no, it's all that damn NaCL.
I've written about salt quite a bit. I don't think it's a health problem for most people (it seems to be a risk factor for some). If you are pounding down the bread, the salt is the very least of your problems.
This is so far into the stupid zone that it's way beyond my pedestrian ability to mock or satirize.
This is for you CDC, a classic that never grows old: