Choose Your Omega-3 Source Wisely

Choose Your Omega-3 Source Wisely

The human body needs both plant and animal sources of omega-3 fats, but they are not interchangeable. Plant-based omega-3 provides alpha linoleic acid (ALA), which the body inefficiently converts to EPA and poorly converts to DHA. Plant-based sources of omega-3 include flaxseed, walnuts, pumpkin seeds and chia seeds. These help to boost ones overall ALA intake. Fish […]

French boy, 10, dies 8 years after supermarket burger poisoning

French boy, 10, dies 8 years after supermarket burger poisoning

French boy, 10, dies 8 years after supermarket burger poisoning A French boy aged 10, who fell gravely ill in 2011 after consuming a beef burger from supermarket discounter Lidl that was infected with E.coli bacteria, has died of complications stemming from his poisoning, the family’s lawyer said. The boy, Nolan, died on Saturday “as […]

Did You Know, You Can Drink Too Much Water…

Did You Know, You Can Drink Too Much Water…

We all know some things are really bad for our health. Smoking, binge drinking, and processed foods are all unhealthy, but hang on it does not stop there. Drinking too much water, wearing cheap sunglasses, and taking the window seat on a plane are just some of the other surprising things that can cause damage […]

Avoiding ‘Inflam-aging’

Avoiding ‘Inflam-aging’

Dampening inflammation is a must for people with chronic inflammatory diseases like rheumatoid arthritis. But you can be exposed to damaging inflammation without having a specific medical condition. Inflammation prevents the body from adequately reacting to stressors and puts the aging process on an unwanted fast track, increasing the likelihood of problems like heart disease. The […]

Lemons Are a Girl’s Best Friend

Lemons Are a Girl’s Best Friend

The health benefits of lemon are attributed to its vitamin C content that helps improve the skin quality, encourages weight loss, improves digestion, and acts as a breath freshener. Lemons also help with the treatment of constipation, dental problems, throat infections, fever, burns, respiratory disorders, and high blood pressure, while also benefiting your hair. Known for its therapeutic property through the […]

Gym Launch Wins Gold Stevie® Award In 2019 International Business Awards®

Gym Launch Wins Gold Stevie® Award In 2019 International Business Awards®

Gym Launch was named the winner of a Gold Stevie® Award in the Fastest-Growing company of the year category in The 16th Annual International Business Awards®. The International Business Awards are the world’s premier business awards program. All individuals and organizations worldwide – public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small – are eligible to […]

Chronic Pain, Relieve it Naturally

Chronic Pain, Relieve it Naturally

Millions of Americans and millions more worldwide suffer from chronic pain. According to statistics pain affects more people in the United States than diabetes, heart disease, and cancer combined. The National Institutes of Health says that 25.3-M American adults suffer from daily pain, while 23.4-M report that they are in a lot of pain. “Pain […]

US Vs Diabetes

US Vs Diabetes

US adults with diabetes are no more likely to meet disease control targets than they were in Y 2005, a new study finds. Typically, diabetes treatment focuses on controlling blood sugar, blood pressure and cholesterol levels, as well as no smoking. For the study, Massachusetts General Hospital researchers analyzed data on diabetes care in the […]

Fish: 1 of the Best Anti-inflammatory Foods

Fish: 1 of the Best Anti-inflammatory Foods

Certain types of fish are rich in eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA), omega-3 fatty acids which have long been related to reduced inflammation and a lower risk of chronic inflammatory diseases. Studies have also shown a reduced use of anti-inflammatory drugs with an increased intake of omega-3 fatty acids Higher intakes of EPA […]

Pain, the Experience is Different Between Men and Women

Pain, the Experience is Different Between Men and Women

In studies involving men and women exposed to identical pain stimuli, women rated the pain higher on the pain scale. In addition to sex hormones, other factors affecting pain perception include emotions, attitude, age and a learned response from past experience It is no secret that men and women are different. Diane Halpern, Ph.D., past […]

Reversing Our ‘Biological Age’

Reversing Our ‘Biological Age’

California scientists may have found a way to reverse the human body’s biological age. The discovery was made during a small clinical study and the researchers said even they were surprised by the results. “I had expected to see slowing down of the clock, but not a reversal,” said yhr geneticist at the University of […]

The Health Benefits of Laughter Revealed

The Health Benefits of Laughter Revealed

“Laughter is the best medicine”– Bennet Cerf and, Proverbs 17:22 says, “A merry heart is like medicine.” Ellen Jacob, author of ‘You’re the Best Friend Ever’ states: “Whoever said laughter is the best medicine was right — it’s the glue that holds friendships together. To laugh together at life’s ridiculous turn of events makes those […]

Real Food Means a Healthy Brain

Real Food Means a Healthy Brain

We all should know that eating well is important for our physical health, but it is also essential for healthy brain function, and anything that we put into our bodies affects us. Healthy diets bring good results, whereas, unhealthy eating habits can cause some unwanted side-effects. Undereating may cause fatigue, fainting and dizziness, dehydration, low […]

Hydrogen Peroxide Produced by Body is Double-Edged Sword

Hydrogen Peroxide Produced by Body is Double-Edged Sword

Bacteria can use hydrogen peroxide to weaken the immune system and cause pneumonia, according to a study at Umeå University and Stockholm University, Sweden. By using hydrogen peroxide to defeat the immune system, the bacteria are “fighting fire with fire.” According to the researchers, as the body itself produces hydrogen peroxide as a defense against […]

Study Shows BioCell Collagen® Can Visibly Reduce Common Signs of Skin Aging Within 12 Weeks

Study Shows BioCell Collagen® Can Visibly Reduce Common Signs of Skin Aging Within 12 Weeks

New peer-reviewed, published research finds that daily use of the dietary ingredient BioCell Collagen® can visibly reduce facial lines and crow’s feet wrinkles and boost skin elasticity In one of the most substantial studies of a skin health supplement, BioCell Collagen®, was found to visibly reduce common signs of skin aging, including lines and wrinkles, […]

The Science of Aging and Longevity

The Science of Aging and Longevity

David Sinclair, PhD is a professor of genetics and co-director of the Paul F. Glenn Center for the Biology of Aging at Harvard Medical School. Generally recognized as one of the thought leaders in the science of how to improve our life span and health span, Dr. Sinclair earned his PhD in Sydney, Australia. After working […]

Sitting is Worse for Us Than We Think

Sitting is Worse for Us Than We Think

You know how achy you can feel getting up from your office chair after a couple of hours. But the impact of long sedentary hours goes far beyond a cranky back. Various studies have linked sitting to a host of chronic conditions, including blood clots, depression, and diabetes.  A 2018 study from the American Cancer Society found that prolonged […]

Nurture Your Brain with Real Food

Nurture Your Brain with Real Food

A healthy diet can help promote positive thinking, there is Power in Positive Thinking Having a healthy diet can lead you to have a more positive outlook and not just about being healthy. If you eat the correct foods, you can raise the levels of serotonin, and this acts as a mood stabilizer. Not only […]

Increase Your Health Span

Increase Your Health Span

Maybe The Key hindrance to extended health span is the process of atherosclerosis, the hardening of your arteries, the #1 cause of heart disease. Ivor Cummins is a biochemical engineer with a background in medical device engineering and leading teams in complex problem-solving. On his website, TheFatEmperor.com,  he offers guidance on how to decode science […]

Many Vaping Illnesses Down to Marijuana

Many Vaping Illnesses Down to Marijuana

US Health officials are investigating more cases of a breathing illness associated with vaping. While the cause remains unclear now, the officials said Friday that many reports involve e-Cigarette products that contain THC, the mind-altering substance in marijuana. Officials from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said Friday they are looking at 215 […]

Orthopaedic surgeons offer trampoline safety tips

Orthopaedic surgeons offer trampoline safety tips

Trampolines can be enjoyable entertainment for children and adults during the summer months. This low impact, rhythmic movement can improve coordination and strengthen the musculoskeletal system by increasing bone mass. However, this fun indoor and outdoor activity may cause serious injuries if proper precautions are not taken. According to research published in the January 1, 2019 issue […]

How About This? Dark Chocolate Can Bring on Weight Loss

How About This? Dark Chocolate Can Bring on Weight Loss

FLASH: Dark Chocolate May Help You Lose Weight Studies have found that eating chocolate 20 mins before and 5 mins after lunch and dinner have been shown to cut your appetite by up to 50%. As the flavonoids help decrease the potential for insulin resistance. It also contains healthy fats, which slow the absorption of […]

Top US Health Authorities Issue National Warning on Marijuana “a dangerous drug”

Top US Health Authorities Issue National Warning on Marijuana “a dangerous drug”

Top Federal health officials issued a national warning Thursday against marijuana use by adolescents and pregnant women, as more states legalize the increasingly potent drug for medicinal and recreational use. Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Alex Azar and Surgeon General Jerome Adams made the announcement, with Secretary Azar calling marijuana “a dangerous drug.” Officials […]

Red, red wine… could be good for the digestive system

Red, red wine… could be good for the digestive system

Time to raise a glass to your gut health? Scientists at King’s College London have found that red wine drinkers have a greater diversity of bacteria in their digestive tracts, a marker of gastrointestinal health, than those who drink other alcohol. Their paper, published in the journal Gastroenterology on Wednesday, explored the effects of beer, […]

Dark Chocolate: 1 of the Best Foods to Help Boost Mental Focus

Dark Chocolate: 1 of the Best Foods to Help Boost Mental Focus

Dark chocolate is full of neuroprotective flavonoids which benefit the health of the brain by promoting brain plasticity and helping your brain cells live longer. These flavonoids enhance cerebral blood flow which helps to improve attention span, memory, problem solving capabilities and reaction time. The flavonoid epicatechin found in cocoa and dark chocolate helps to […]

Gratitude is a Happiness Booster

Gratitude is a Happiness Booster

It has been proven that gratitude increases happiness, so be grateful for all the little things in life. In 1 study, participants were divided into 3 groups and 1 group was instructed to write about things that had happened during the week they were grateful for. The 2nd group wrote about things that had displeased […]

J&J (NYSE:JNJ) Fined on the Low End of Expectations, Will Appeal

J&J (NYSE:JNJ) Fined on the Low End of Expectations, Will Appeal

$JNJ Johnson & Johnson JNJ 129.64, +1.84, +1.4% outperformed despite being found liable in an opioid case in Oklahoma. JNJ was ordered to pay $572-M the low end of expectations and much less than the $17-B the state wanted. Johnson & Johnson plans to appeal the ruling. US drugmaker Johnson & Johnson faced a potential […]

Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN) agrees to buy Otezla rights for $13.4 bn: Bristol-Myers Squibb (NYSE:BMY)

Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN) agrees to buy Otezla rights for $13.4 bn: Bristol-Myers Squibb (NYSE:BMY)

Amgen has agreed to acquire the global rights to Otezla, a drug used for the treatment of psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis, for $13.4 billion in cash, Bristol Myers Squibb said Monday. The deal was linked to Bristol-Myers Squibbs’ merger with the Celgene Corporation, which is selling its rights to Otezla to gain regulatory approval for […]

KFC to test meatless chicken at Georgia restaurant

KFC to test meatless chicken at Georgia restaurant

$YUM, $BYND KFC (NYSE:YUM) will test vegetarian, plant-based chicken for one day in one restaurant in the US state of Georgia, the American fast food giant said on Monday. Complimentary samples of the new product, which was developed in partnership with Beyond Meat and is dubbed “Beyond Fried Chicken,” will be available at the KFC […]

Increase Your Metabolism: Drink More Water

Increase Your Metabolism: Drink More Water

Fully 70% of the Earth is water, as is 60% of your body. And water along with sleep is another thing we take for granted. Drinking water is 1 of the easiest ways to speed up your digestion, burn calories, and improve your metabolism. The recommended minimum is 8 glasses a day, but drinking more […]

Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum Linked with Fentanyl Trafficking

Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum Linked with Fentanyl Trafficking

$BTC, $BTCUSD Online criminals hawking lethal substances like fentanyl are demanding payments in Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum and Monero, according to a new White House report. The report, intended to raise awareness about the fentanyl crisis, describes cryptocurrencies as one of the “predominant funding mechanisms associated with fentanyl trafficking.”  Cryptocurrencies apparently feature heavily in the 2 main […]

Optimistic People Live Longer and Sleep Better

Optimistic People Live Longer and Sleep Better

Optimism is associated with greater physical and mental health, and a Key reason why may be linked to its role in promoting better sleep. In a study of 3,548 people, those who were the most optimistic enjoyed higher quality sleep, hinting at the importance of a positive outlook in getting a good night’s rest. While […]

The Benefits For Women To Travel Alone at Least Once

The Benefits For Women To Travel Alone at Least Once

It was August 2017, and Sonya Pevzner stood on a small ledge, halfway up Washington’s imposing Mount Shuksan. With eight hours of climbing in the rearview mirror, only a single belay pitch stood between her and solid ground. Nervous jitters coursed through her body, leftovers from the stressful rappelling. But she felt something else, too: […]

Why Blood Pressure Matters

Why Blood Pressure Matters

A healthy blood pressure is 1 of the Key measures of a healthy heart, so our blood pressure is vitally important. The Big Q: What is blood pressure? The Big A: Blood pressure is a measure of the force against the walls of the human bodies arteries in response to the pumping of the heart. […]

Protect Your Heart and Your Brain

Protect Your Heart and Your Brain

“It’s never too late to improve your brain health,” says Lainey Younkin, MS, RD, LDN, registered dietitian and founder of Lainey Younkin Nutrition. These tips may help improve your physical health, your brain health, and your cognitive abilities, they are as follows. Aim for 150 mins or more of aerobic exercise each week. If you have […]

92% of HPV Caused Cancers Could Have Been Prevented Through a Vaccine

92% of HPV Caused Cancers Could Have Been Prevented Through a Vaccine

An estimated 92% of cancers caused by HPV could be prevented through vaccination, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said Thursday, adding that boosting immunization coverage was a key priority. Human papillomavirus was responsible for an estimated yearly average of 34,800 cancer cases between 2012 and 2016, according to a new study […]

The Fight Against Malaria Has Been Stalled Due To Lack In Investments

The Fight Against Malaria Has Been Stalled Due To Lack In Investments

The global fight against malaria has stalled and requires massive investment as well as political leadership, the UN health agency warned in a report published Friday. “The world is at a crossroads. Historical progress that has been achieved over the last decade is clearly slowing down,” Pedro Alonso, director of the World Health Organization’s malaria […]

Eat REAL Food to Improve Overall Health

Eat REAL Food to Improve Overall Health

A healthy diet is as important to your mental health as it is to your physical well being. The food that we eat has a direct correlation to the way we think and the decisions that we make. Without a proper diet, the mind cannot function properly enough and have the clarity to make the […]

Drinking Coffee in the Morning is Out

Drinking Coffee in the Morning is Out

Nutrition consultant with Carlyn Rosenblum, MS, RD has this to say about drinking coffee on an empty stomach in the morning before breakfast. “There are a few reasons why coffee isn’t great first thing in the morning, especially for women,” says Ms. Rosenblum. “First, it increases cortisol, which can negatively impact ovulation, weight and hormonal balance.” […]

Fruit Consumption Myths and Dieting

Fruit Consumption Myths and Dieting

Summer means fruit. Some varieties as appetising as melon, watermelon, peaches and strawberries are in season. And hot temperatures can put us in the mood for light and fresh meals. Indeed visitors from cooler areas to sunny climes, such as Spain, might be tempted to ‘fruit binge’, cutting back on other foodstuffs. That can be […]

Tokyo Olympics Being Reconsidered Due To Heat and Water Quality

Tokyo Olympics Being Reconsidered Due To Heat and Water Quality

Searing heat and water quality issues have dogged Tokyo 2020 organisers in recent weeks but delegates to a Chef de Mission seminar yesterday said they are confident their hosts will find solutions ahead of next year’s Summer Olympics. The three-day visit by the National Olympic Committees (NOCs), which includes a progress update and venue tour, […]

Understand Why and When You’re Having an Allergy

Understand Why and When You’re Having an Allergy

Allergies appear when the immune system reacts to a foreign substance such as pollen, bee venom, pet hair or a certain type of food, in this case, your immune system produces antibodies that identify a particular allergen as harmful, even if it is not. When you come into contact with the allergen, the reaction of […]

Lower Cholesterol at Home – Diet Tips

Lower Cholesterol at Home – Diet Tips

High cholesterol is downright dangerous – it is one of the major causes of heart disease. And, your cholesterol levels basically depend on what you fill your plates with. A healthy diet and lifestyle is all you need to keep your cholesterol levels in check. However, in case you already have mild to high cholesterol, […]

UAE Raise Tax 50% For Unhealthy Lifestyle Choices

UAE Raise Tax 50% For Unhealthy Lifestyle Choices

Sweetened beverages, sugary drinks and electronic smoking devices will be added into a list of excise taxable products by the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Effective January 1st of next year, the move will be cutting the use of harmful products and adjust the behaviors of clients, a cabinet general secretariat statement assured. The UAE is […]

CBD Industry Companies Experiencing Fast Growth

CBD Industry Companies Experiencing Fast Growth

Cannabis has become the Gold Rush of 2019. Legalization in North America, growing acceptance in the global community, and sizable interest from corporate America is quickly fueling a sizable boom, especially when it comes to skincare. “There is a great deal of room for innovation in his sector, and topicals and beauty products are expected […]

LA, a Major US City, has 1,000’s of People Eating and Defecating in its Streets

LA, a Major US City, has 1,000’s of People Eating and Defecating in its Streets

Homelessness has spiked in the State of California. Los Angeles especially has witnessed a massive increase. Between Ys 2018-2019 LA County’s homeless population grew by 16%. The City of Los Angeles experienced a similar phenom as its population grew at a slightly slower rate. The thousands of new people calling the streets their home has […]

Expose Yourself to Sunlight

Expose Yourself to Sunlight

The human body needs the light from the Sun in order to function well. Studies suggest a correlation between people who work after Midnight or in locations that have no natural light, like dark factories or mine shafts, and mental health issues, like depression, sleep disorders, and other cognitive problems. This is explained by their […]

The Cream in Your Coffee and Tea

The Cream in Your Coffee and Tea

When Cream hits the Coffee the results are magical, here is why. Coffee is one of the most popular beverages in the world. Statistics show that more than 50% the US population drink coffee on a daily basis. Further, those individuals drink 3.1 cups of ‘Java’ every 1 day. In the last several years, coffee […]

Scientist Get Closer To The Cause of Stuttering Through Mice Tests

Scientist Get Closer To The Cause of Stuttering Through Mice Tests

Researchers believe that stuttering – a potentially lifelong and debilitating speech disorder – stems from problems with the circuits in the brain that control speech, but precisely how and where these problems occur is unknown. Using a mouse model of stuttering, scientists report that a loss of cells in the brain called astrocytes are associated […]

US Bacteria Infecting Lungs – FDA Quickly Approves Xenleta For Treatment

US Bacteria Infecting Lungs – FDA Quickly Approves Xenleta For Treatment

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Xenleta (lefamulin) to treat adults with community-acquired bacterial pneumonia. “This new drug provides another option for the treatment of patients with community-acquired bacterial pneumonia, a serious disease,” said Ed Cox, M.D., M.P.H., director of FDA’s Office of Antimicrobial Products. “For managing this serious disease, it is important for […]

Climate Change To Lengthen Allergy Season

Climate Change To Lengthen Allergy Season

Every year, without fail, summer brings changes to our surroundings: more sunlight, heat, greenness, and flowers, among many others. For some people, these changes also mean increasing physical discomfort because along with the flowers, trees and grass come pollen. The discomfort caused by pollen can be felt by many people, like watery eyes or a […]

Removing South Africa’s Two-Tier Healthcare System

Removing South Africa’s Two-Tier Healthcare System

Performance in South Africa’s two-tier health system – the public and the private – has been worsening for some time. Politicians have attempted to attribute the decline in the public sector to a myriad of ills, none of their making. These include migrants; insufficient funds; insufficient staff; medical schemes; lawyers suing them for medical negligence; […]

Pregnancy Diabetes Puts Mothers and Babies at High Risk

Pregnancy Diabetes Puts Mothers and Babies at High Risk

Pregnant women at high risk for developing gestational diabetes may be less likely to experience this complication when they switch to a Mediterranean diet instead of sticking with their usual eating habits, a recent experiment suggests.  Researchers studied 1,252 women who had obesity, high blood pressure or elevated cholesterol before they conceived — all so-called […]

Eating Disorders Surveyed In Australia

Eating Disorders Surveyed In Australia

Last week, federal health minister Greg Hunt announced that more than 60,000 Australians will be asked about their mental health and well-being as part of the intergenerational Health and Mental Health Study. The mental health survey will be run in 2020, with new data on how common mental illness is due the year after. This […]

FDA Approves Treatment For Scoliosis

FDA Approves Treatment For Scoliosis

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved the first spinal tether device intended to be used in children and adolescents to correct the most common form of scoliosis, called idiopathic scoliosis, that has not responded to conservative treatment options, such as external bracing.  The device, called The Tether – Vertebral Body Tethering System, is […]

FDA Pushes For Graphic Health Warnings on Cigarette Boxes

FDA Pushes For Graphic Health Warnings on Cigarette Boxes

The large, graphic cigarette health warnings proposed today by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration are a critical and long-overdue step forward in the nation’s battle against tobacco use – the number one cause of preventable death. The new graphic warnings are a dramatic improvement over the current text-only warnings that have become stale and unnoticed, they […]

Solar Powered Sunscreen Kiosk Designed To Protect Conveniently and Affordably

Solar Powered Sunscreen Kiosk Designed To Protect Conveniently and Affordably

ISF Incubator, the startup arm of Intellectual Ventures, today announced its partnership with a second startup company in Singapore, No Fry Zone. The company will provide on-demand access to sunscreen products for beachgoers and outdoor adventurers, with the first kiosks installed at Sentosa this month. No Fry Zone follows ISF Incubator’s first international startup, Secur3DP+, which was launched […]

New Alexa Called Petalo.ai To Assist Elderly Daily

New Alexa Called Petalo.ai To Assist Elderly Daily

“The new Petalo Platform harnesses the dynamism of technology to drive innovation across senior care operations. Leveraging the power of Amazon’s Alexa and the latest in artificial intelligence technology, the Petalo Platform seeks to increase interoperability within senior care facilities – from the inside out.” – Petalo.ai Petalo.ai, a company focused on passionately unscrambling senior care […]

U.S. Children’s Hospital Promoting Parent-Child Communication For Health and Safety Reasons

U.S. Children’s Hospital Promoting Parent-Child Communication For Health and Safety Reasons

New research shows that brief parent-targeted interventions in the primary care setting can increase communication between parents and their teens about sexual and alcohol behavior. This method may serve as an important strategy for parents to influence adolescent behaviors and health outcomes. Researchers from Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia published the study today in JAMA Network Open. “Community, school […]

World’s Consumers Pursuing Good Health Drive Growth of Non-alcoholic Beverages

World’s Consumers Pursuing Good Health Drive Growth of Non-alcoholic Beverages

Global Non-Alcoholic Beverage Market Projected To Reflect A CAGR Of 4.4% During 2017-2027 The worldwide inclination of individuals for good health has prompted manufacturers to transform from alcoholic drinks to non-alcoholic beverages included value added waters, which has directed the prominent market players towards focusing on new product launches to meet the altering customer tastes. […]

FDA’s New Tobacco Requirement

FDA’s New Tobacco Requirement

 Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued a proposed ruleto require new health warnings on cigarette packages and in advertisements to promote greater public understanding of the negative health consequences of smoking. The proposed warnings, which feature photo-realistic color images depicting some of the lesser-known, but serious health risks of cigarette smoking, stand to represent […]

The Amazing Benefits of Molecular Hydrogen

The Amazing Benefits of Molecular Hydrogen

Molecular hydrogen (H2) is a gas with very unique and selective antioxidant effects that specifically target the most harmful free radicals. It works primarily by improving and optimizing the redox status of the cell when needed. As a result, one sees improvements in superoxide dismutase, catalase and glutathione levels. Not only does hydrogen selectively reduce […]

“The State of US Health”

“The State of US Health”

The Key to good health and long life is to eat Real food and avoid sugar in all forms and at all cost. A new report on “The State of US Health” published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), ranked “dietary risks” as the leading cause of morbidity and mortality in the […]

Who Supports Organic Family Owned Farming

Who Supports Organic Family Owned Farming

It was 34 years ago that Willie Nelson, Neil Young and John Mellencamp came together in Champagne, IL for the first Farm Aid. Responding to the rise in bankruptcies and foreclosures of family farms in the 80s, they wanted to raise awareness and funds to help farmers in crisis. Over the decades, Farm Aid has grown into an organization providing […]

New Tuberculosis Drug In Testing

New Tuberculosis Drug In Testing

Pretomanid, a novel compound developed by the non-profit organization TB Alliance, was approved by the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) today for treating some of the most drug-resistant forms of tuberculosis (TB).1 The new drug was approved under the Limited Population Pathway for Antibacterial and Antifungal Drugs (LPAD pathway) as part of a three-drug, six-month, […]

Dog Food That Tackles Health-Related Problems

Dog Food That Tackles Health-Related Problems

Happy Again Pet, the highest quality collagen supplement specifically formulated to improve the joint health of dogs, announced today a partnership with pet behaviorist and Dog Whisperer Cesar Millan. Millan is an equity partner in Happy Again, one of the first products in the supplement space endorsed by him. “Every Pet parent’s goal should be to […]

Why Veterans Need To Maintain Physically Activity – WWP

Why Veterans Need To Maintain Physically Activity – WWP

Denise McCarson lost more than 60 pounds in just over four years. As an Army veteran who served in Operation Enduring Freedom, she manages several service-connected injuries, including a traumatic brain injury, post-traumatic stress, and chronic back and neck pain. In 2014, Denise joined Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) with hopes to regain an active lifestyle. The […]

Awareness Run For Women’s Ovary Health

Awareness Run For Women’s Ovary Health

Advocates, supporters, community leaders, celebrities and healthcare providers join PCOS Challenge: The National Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Association to launch PCOS awareness effort in Los Angeles as part of an 11-city national campaign on Saturday, August 17th. Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a serious genetic, hormone, metabolic and reproductive disorder that affects up to 15 percent of women in the U.S. […]

THC Antidote Soon Ready For Distribution

THC Antidote Soon Ready For Distribution

Target Group Inc. (“Target Group” or the “Company”) (OTCQB: CBDY) is pleased to announce, that effective August 8, 2019, it has entered into an exclusive licensing, manufacturing and distribution agreement with cGreen Inc. for a period of 10 years. The agreement permits Target Group to manufacture and distribute the patent-pending THC antidote, True Focus™, in the United States, Europe and the Caribbean. […]

CBD Has Reached National Retail Distribution In The US

CBD Has Reached National Retail Distribution In The US

ReThink CBD reaches another milestone of growth with national distribution of its full-spectrum CBD products through a distribution partnership. Through this and store partnerships, ReThink’s pharmaceutical-grade CBD products will be available at over 10,000 independent pharmacies nationwide by year’s end.  Visit CBDrethink.com/about to learn more about the company. This distribution channel is expected to reach over 15,000 […]

Seniors Benefit From Owning Dogs Physically and Emotionally

Seniors Benefit From Owning Dogs Physically and Emotionally

Social Isolation is becoming an increasingly common issue, with 1 in 5 Americans reporting they feel lonely. Sadly, seniors are especially vulnerable to these feelings. In fact, 43 percent say they experience loneliness regularly. A new survey1 of adults age 65 and older by Home Instead, Inc. found regular interaction with animals can help to reduce these feelings of isolation […]

Avoid Dry Eyes 6 Ways

Avoid Dry Eyes 6 Ways

There is nothing pleasant about suffering from dry eyes. They are constantly itchy and sometimes no amount of eye drops seems to soothe them. An estimated 4.88-M Americans over the age of 50 suffer from dry eyes. The condition affects 2X as many women as men because of hormone fluctuations. Those suffering from diabetes or […]

This is TRE, aka Time Restricted Eating

This is TRE, aka Time Restricted Eating

The Big Q: What is TRE that we have all be hearing about? The Big A: Time-restricted eating is just what it sounds like. It is a form of intermittent fasting where you eat all of your meals for the day within a restricted window of time, ranging from 2-8 hours. That means you are […]

Breast Care Center at Westmed Establishes Highest Standards Through NAPBC

Breast Care Center at Westmed Establishes Highest Standards Through NAPBC

The National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC), a quality program commissioned by the American College of Surgeons (ACS), has granted three-year accreditation to Westmed Medical Group’s Comprehensive Breast Care Center, based in Purchase, NY. As a NAPBC-accredited center, Westmed’s Comprehensive Breast Care Center has demonstrated excellence in the delivery of high quality, patient-centered care for patients with breast […]

Bodybuilding Legend Ronnie Coleman Launches Very Own Product line

Bodybuilding Legend Ronnie Coleman Launches Very Own Product line

In the world of bodybuilding, there is no bigger name than eight-time Mr. Olympia Ronnie Coleman. Despite being retired from competitive bodybuilding for over a decade his popularity has never been higher. Just look at his social media numbers: 3.3 million followers on Instagram, 1.2 million on Facebook, 660 thousand subscribers on YouTube and another 246 thousand on Twitter. […]

Nucleus Biologics Expands To Cell and Gene Therapy

Nucleus Biologics Expands To Cell and Gene Therapy

Nucleus Biologics, a leader in precision cell culture, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Primorigen Biosciences, Inc. The addition of Primorigen’s Vitronectin XF™ and platform recombinant protein production technology will play a huge role in Nucleus’ strategy of offering traceable, reproducible and xeno-free (XF) cell culture ecosystems for the cell and gene therapy space.  When […]

Boost Your Mental Energy, Read About New Things

Boost Your Mental Energy, Read About New Things

Reading is an effective way to strengthen our higher-order thinking skills. Research has shown that reading a novel can enhance the brain’s neuron connections and improve the overall function of the brain. It was also revealed that reading strengthens the ability to empathize, and stimulates the imagination in a way that the reader was actually […]

Staying Healthy on an Airplane

Staying Healthy on an Airplane

It is inevitable, spend a few hours in a confined space with a couple hundred other bodies at 30-K+ ft and we are likely going to get sick, yes? It is true that traveling carries certain risks to our health, catching a cold is not a foregone conclusion. From reducing our exposure to germs to prepping our […]

Get Pets Blood Tested Prior To Adoption For Asthma

Get Pets Blood Tested Prior To Adoption For Asthma

New blood tests may help healthcare providers identify if patients are sensitized. Scanning up to 11 different molecular allergen component proteins found in dogs, cats, or horses. The assays analyze sensitivity to specific proteins found in the skin, fur and saliva of animals. ImmunoCAP Allergen Components test for Furry Animal have been cleared safe. By […]

Protein Chips – New Trend Among Fitness Gurus

Protein Chips – New Trend Among Fitness Gurus

Tacos shouldn’t be confined to Tuesdays, so today Quest Nutritionannounced the launch of Loaded Taco Tortilla Style Protein Chips, a taco-flavor fiesta with 19 grams of protein and only 4 grams of net carbs per bag. Now, every day is taco day. “Americans consume more than 4.5 billion tacos every yeari, so in our quest to […]

Oregon, “Its Big Pot Glut”

Oregon, “Its Big Pot Glut”

Drivers heading north on I-5 in Southern Oregon not only enjoy the region’s towering mountains and evergreen forests, they are also treated to the occasional enticement. At various points along the way, giant billboards appear, broadcasting messages like “NEED WEED? Exit Here” and the succinct “MARIJUANA! This exit.” The popular Blue Dream strain is available […]

Online Yoga Course With YogaFit

Online Yoga Course With YogaFit

For over two decades, YogaFit has stood out as a leader and innovator in the yoga education industry. Over the years they have helped educate and support countless individuals, having grown their community to over 250,000 individuals worldwide. This year, YogaFit is excited to announce something new to their already diverse and valuable line of yoga […]

Cancer Research at Pheonix Children’s Hospital Granted $100,000

Cancer Research at Pheonix Children’s Hospital Granted $100,000

Hyundai Hope On Wheels® (HHOW), a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization supported by Hyundai and its U.S. dealers, announces $100,000 Hyundai Impact Award Grant to Phoenix Children’s Hospital to continue its long-standing fight against pediatric cancer. The institution is one of 77 recipients receiving a combined $16 million in new grants this year to develop innovative approaches to finding a cure for […]

Prevent Heart Disease In Dogs

Prevent Heart Disease In Dogs

Chi Dog, pet owners’ source for fresh, whole-food dog food. Inspired by Chinese Medicine philosophies, provides insight on canine nutritional diets to help prevent Dilated Cardiomyopathy (DCM), also known as Heart Disease in dogs. Pet owners may be concerned about the recent FDA reports warning of grain-free dog food possibly leading to DCM. Luckily, whe consumers who […]

Daily Vitamins Now With JustCBD

Daily Vitamins Now With JustCBD

JustCBD™, one of the industry leaders in premium hemp-derived CBD products. Today announced their innovative, immune-boosting daily vitamin gummy, Jet Setter. Created in partnership with the multi-platinum international recording star and recording artist Flo-Rida, Jet Setter is now available for purchase Designed for the person constantly on the go. Be it the international superstar boarding a […]

Avoid Death During Pregnancy – Learn How

Avoid Death During Pregnancy – Learn How

One of the most dangerous risks expectant mothers face as their delivery date approaches is a surprisingly common condition with a little-known name: placental accreta. In normal childbirth, the placenta that sustains fetal development during pregnancy is delivered shortly after the newborn infant. But sometimes, the placenta becomes so deeply attached to the woman’s uterus […]

Tomatoes, 1 of the World’s Best Cancer Fighting Foods

Tomatoes, 1 of the World’s Best Cancer Fighting Foods

Tomatoes are an excellent dietary source of lycopene, a phytochemical molecule known as a carotenoid, which is responsible for the vibrant red, orange and yellow colours of a lot of vegetables and fruits. Lycopene is probably the carotenoid which has potentially the most powerful impact on the fight against cancer. Although most studies on the […]

Alligators Have ‘taste’ for Florida Men

Alligators Have ‘taste’ for Florida Men

New Study: Men in Florida are the most likely to be bitten by Alligators. The study, which was published in the Journal of Wildlife Management, examined Alligator bite reports dating back to Y 1971 and found that adult men who are not tourists were the most attacked. Adult men topped the list because they were more […]

Cannabis Using Seniors are ‘Binge Drinking’

Cannabis Using Seniors are ‘Binge Drinking’

A new study finds that more than 10% of people over 65 anni are ‘binge drinking’ behind their use of cannabis. Among seniors, binges are most common in men and those who use cannabis, researchers found. Experts said the trend is troubling, because older people should be cutting back on alcohol. “Many organizations, such as […]

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