The Key Benefits of Niacin

The Key Benefits of Niacin

#niacin #vitaminB3 #benifits #COVID “Niacin plays a vital role in over 400 enzymes, and 1 study suggests that a diet rich in niacin could protect your skin against ultraviolet (UV) radiation”— Paul Ebeling Niacin plays an important role in photoprotection from the effect of UV radiation on DNA damage and oxidative stress and helps guard […]

A Prescription for Trouble

A Prescription for Trouble

#heart #patients #medications #polypharmacy #AHA Some older Americans are taking a staggering number of Rx medications. For those at risk for heart failure, some of those drugs might be making their problems even worse. A report by the American Heart Association reveals more than 50% of older heart failure patients leave the hospital with at […]

US Jobless Claims Drop to 7-Month Lows

US Jobless Claims Drop to 7-Month Lows

#jobless #claims The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell to a 7-month low last wk, but the pace of decline has slowed and further improvement could be limited by lack of additional additional fiscal stimulus. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits totaled a seasonally adjusted 709,000 for the wk ended 7 […]

Americans are Being Prescribed Drugs They Do Not Need

Americans are Being Prescribed Drugs They Do Not Need

#Rx #drugs #healthcare #publichealth #patients #doctors #malpractice “When prescribing Rx the risks and benefits must be weighed carefully, as natural remedies are often available“– Paul Ebeling Study: 34% of older Americans are prescribed drugs they may not/do not need. In fact, these patients are prescribed 2X as many Rx drugs as needed and are nearly […]

President Trump Has the Leverage, Coronavirus Aid/Relief Bill Possible This Week

President Trump Has the Leverage,  Coronavirus Aid/Relief Bill Possible This Week

#PresidentTrump #Coronavirus #aidreliefstimulus Monday, Treasury Secretary Mnuchin said The Trump Administration and Congress could reach an agreement on further economic aid/relief/stimulus as soon as this week if Democrats are “reasonable.” Secretary Mnuchin said there was room for compromise on a deal for more aid and that legislation should get passed. Apparently there were some discussions […]

President Trump, ‘Promises Made, Promises Kept’ Litany Continues

President Trump, ‘Promises Made, Promises Kept’ Litany Continues

#PresidentTrump #Power #authority #promises Friday night, President Trump promised that “if Democrats continue to hold this critical relief hostage I will act under my authority as President to get Americans the relief they need.” Saturday, President Trump used his Power and moved to bypass the nation’s Democrat lawmakers claiming the authority to defer payroll taxes […]

New Information About Benefits of Coffee, Coffee can Be Part of a Healthy Lifestyle

New Information About Benefits of Coffee, Coffee can Be Part of a Healthy Lifestyle

#Coffee Coffee has been tied to many potential health benefits, but people should drink it for pleasure, not disease prevention. That is the Key conclusion of a new study In it, researchers give an overview of the evidence on coffee and caffeine the subjects of many health studies over the years. “The impact of coffee […]

The Benefits of Eating Organic Foods

The Benefits of Eating Organic Foods

#eat #organic #food #safe A review of 343 studies has revealed that Organic food has more antioxidants. Lower pesticide residue levels were also found in Organic food. In this comprehensive review, researchers examined 343 peer-reviewed publications. They compared nutritional quality and safety of Organic and conventional vegetables, fruits, and grains. They applied sophisticated meta-analysis techniques […]

C-19 Coronavirus Chaos Unemployment Benefits are “a barrier to getting people back to work”

C-19 Coronavirus Chaos Unemployment Benefits are “a barrier to getting people back to work”

GOP weighs jobless aid cuts to urge Americans back to work. President Trump and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell met Thursday at the White House as Republicans plan to phase out C-19 coronavirus chaos-related unemployment benefits to encourage Americans to go back to work. Revamping jobless aid is becoming the focus of debate over the […]

Lockdowned California Goes ‘On the Dole’

Lockdowned California Goes ‘On the Dole’

Monday, California borrowed money from the federal government to make payments on unemployment benefits, the 1st state to go ‘On the Dole’. Illinois and Connecticut may soon follow suit as both received approval for federal loans of up to $12.6-B and $1.1-B, respectively. California borrowed $348-B after receiving approval to draw up to $10-B until […]

Traveling Is Good for Our Health

Traveling Is Good for Our Health

Americans are known for their work ethic, working on average more than most other western countries and taking fewer vacations.  In fact, Americans are 50% as likely as Europeans to travel to more than 1 country, and 29% have never been abroad. Travel is good for us, and here are studies that prove it, as […]

We Can Train Our Brain to do Just About Anything, So Do Not Forget to Exercise, Take the Test!

We Can Train Our Brain to do Just About Anything, So Do Not Forget to Exercise, Take the Test!

 You cannot exercise away a poor diet, you must eat Real food too! This is important, check it out! Results from a new study, shared in the video above demonstrates the importance of exercise and movement to your health. Exercise may be one of the best preventive strategies against common chronic ailments, including heart disease […]

Daily Meditation: the Path to Happier, Healthier Life

Daily Meditation: the Path to Happier, Healthier Life

There is growing evidence revealing that meditation can make us healthier and happier. For example, brain imaging technology suggests meditation actually changes the human brain in a number of beneficial ways. MRI scans have shown that long-term meditation can alter the structure of the cerebral cortex. Additionally, brain regions associated with attention and sensory processing […]

Smart Coffee Drinking

Smart Coffee Drinking

The Big Q: Do you reach for a cup as soon as you wake in the morning? The Big A: If you do, well that is doing it wrong. According to science, you do not actually need coffee until 10 am. Human bodies are governed by a 24 hour cycle called the circadian clock in […]

Living Near the Ocean has Real Health Benefits

Living Near the Ocean has Real Health Benefits

Many people dream of living near the ocean, there is a reason why, as coastal living may be good for mental health, according to a study by researchers from the University of Exeter, England.  The research builds on prior studies linking natural environments to mental health and well-being, and suggests that you may be able […]

A New Source for Nutritious Omega-3s

A New Source for Nutritious Omega-3s

We should all know that Omega-3’s a Keys to good health, and here’s no shortage of reasons to get omega-3s, which are abundant in fish and their oils. But high consumption of fish and their oils has created a shortage around the world. In addition, fish can be costly, and there are also concerns about […]

The US Labor Market is Booming, Economic Expansion Longest on Record

The US Labor Market is Booming, Economic Expansion Longest on Record

This tight US labor market is manifesting a booming demand in industries with an abundance of female workers is drawing more women back into the workforce, helping to shrink the longstanding gap in the labor participation rate between men and women to the narrowest on record a report showed Friday. Other parts of a report […]

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. […]

College Entrance Helper – BenefitFocus

College Entrance Helper – BenefitFocus

Benefitfocus, Inc. (NASDAQ: BNFT), a leading cloud-based benefits management platform and services provider, highlighted today its ongoing commitment to market-leading benefits that appeal to a multi-generational, diverse workforce and offer employees financial security. Through its BenefitsPlace® platform, Benefitfocus has partnered with several leading specialty benefit suppliers – CommonBond for Business™, Gradvisor and MyKlovr – who offer assistance to […]

Marijuana the New ‘Pain Killer’

Marijuana the New ‘Pain Killer’

Now, in places where it is legal, people are often turning to Marijuana to relieve pain and insomnia, a new study finds. For many, Marijuana is replacing over-the-counter painkillers, prescription opioids, and sleep aids. “These are not the only reasons people are using marijuana, but it is 1 of the drivers for use,” said study […]

I Cannot Write Enough About Brain Food: Dark Chocolate is Tops

I Cannot Write Enough About Brain Food: Dark Chocolate is Tops

FLASH: Dark chocolate, brain food at its best! 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 […]

Olive Oil: 1 of the Best anti-Inflammatory Foods

Olive Oil: 1 of the Best anti-Inflammatory Foods

FLASH: When you buy it, buy EVOO and in a dark bottle. Studies have demonstrated the anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties of phenolic compounds of EVOO (extra virgin olive oil). One phenolic compound known as oleocanthal found in extra virgin olive oil has been discovered to have powerful natural anti-inflammatory benefits. Oleocanthal exhibits the same anti-inflammatory […]

US Labor Market Solid

US Labor Market Solid

The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits was flat to unchanged last week, suggesting the labor market remains on solid footing despite slowing economic activity. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits were flat to unchanged at a seasonally adjusted 218,000 for the week ended 1 June, the Labor Department said Thursday. Data for the prior […]

Turmeric, ‘The Golden Spice’ is 1 of the Most Beneficial Spices in World

Turmeric, ‘The Golden Spice’ is 1 of the Most Beneficial Spices in World

Turmeric, known as ‘The Golden Spice of Life’ is of the most beneficial spices in the culinary world. It is due to the astounding amounts of curcumin it contains, its principal bioactive component. According to a Y 2017 study published in the journal Foods, curcumin contains antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties since ancient times known to assist […]

Coffee & Caffeine, Their Amazing Health Benefits

Coffee & Caffeine, Their Amazing Health Benefits

A study has found that the interaction of an unidentified component of coffee with the caffeine increases blood levels of a crucial growth factor which appears to protect against the process of Alzheimer’s disease. Making use of mice bred for developing Alzheimer’s like symptoms, the researchers provide evidence that caffeinated coffee protects against the disease […]

Coffee: From Bean to Brew

Coffee: From Bean to Brew

FLASH: Coffee is healthy, and it can keep us awake Forget energy drinks, this caffeinated beverage has been the preferred drink for many people worldwide for hundreds of years. In fact, 50% of American citizens 18 and over, consume this delicious coffee bean flavored water daily From Bean To Brew: Making coffee is the same […]

Fasting Brings on Healing and Rejuvenation

Fasting Brings on Healing and Rejuvenation

FLASH: Calorie restriction strategies such as fasting and partial fasting activate powerful metabolic processes that catalyze healing and rejuvenation. Fasting has been part of human history for centuries. It was often done for ritualistic purposes, and is still done to this day. But today we have a large body of science confirming the benefits of […]

The Value of Fasting Explained

The Value of Fasting Explained

Benefits of Fasting The 2 Key benefits of fasting are stem cell activation and autophagy. Stem cells play an important role in longevity as they are instrumental in repairing and rejuvenating your cells and tissues, while autophagy is your body’s innate cleanout process, by which damaged mitochondria, proteins and cells are digested and eliminated. By […]

Tomatoes, Once Considered Poison, Now a Superfood

Tomatoes, Once Considered Poison, Now a Superfood

Tomatoes once considered poisonous, but now, 200 years later, they rank as the 4th most popular fresh-market vegetable, they delicious versatile and have immense nutritional value and health benefits. Below are some of tomatoes health benefits, as follows: 1.    Cardiovascular Health. Readers Digest reports that eating 7 or more servings of tomatoes: fresh, sun-dried, or cooked […]

The Health Benefits of Using a Sauna

The Health Benefits of Using a Sauna

Many people refer to the sauna as ‘The Poor Man’s Pharmacy.’ The Big Q: Are there really any health benefits to be had from just sitting in a sauna? The Big A: Yes! Saunas actually go back 3,000 years when Mayans used ‘sweat houses’ for religious ceremonies and to maintain good health. From the Roman […]

Jobless Claims Down, Mid-Atlantic Factory Activity Up

Jobless Claims Down, Mid-Atlantic Factory Activity Up

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $AAPL, $MU, $VXX FLASH: The S&P 500 closed at its highest mark this year. The S&P 500 gained 1.1% Thursday, bolstered by the notion of a Dovish Fed and persistently low US Treasury yields. Leadership from the S&P 500 information technology sector (+2.5%), driven by gains in Apple and Micron also […]

You Too Can Be ‘Golden’

You Too Can Be ‘Golden’

FLASH: Both man and women have used cosmetics to help out Mother Nature since ancient times. The Big Q: Who does not want beautiful, glowing skin that radiates health and perhaps even wealth? The Big A’s: Read on! The Egyptians are credited with inventing the 1st makeup products, using copper and lead ore. That was […]

Small-Cap, Low-Priced Stocks Can Be Extremely Rewarding

Small-Cap, Low-Priced Stocks Can Be Extremely Rewarding

$NDAQ, $BRK.A, $BRK.B, $CIIT, $YBAO FLASH: Think Big with Small Cap Stocks! We here at HeffX-LTN often feature small-cap and low price stocks, when we do we fully evaluate risk/reward and have done a full due diligence review. Currently we are focused on small-cap and low priced stocks under $5/share that trade on the OTC […]

High Blood Pressure? Take a Nap in the Afternoon

High Blood Pressure? Take a Nap in the Afternoon

FLASH: Do you want a daytime pick-me-up that may also benefit your blood pressure? Then take a Siesta, researchers suggest. “Midday sleep appears to lower blood pressure levels at the same magnitude as other lifestyle changes,” said Dr. Manolis Kallistratos, a cardiologist at Asklepieion General Hospital in Voula, Greece. For each hour you nap, systolic […]

Drinking Champagne Protects the Brain From Dementia

Drinking Champagne Protects the Brain From Dementia

Researchers have found that a compound in grapes used to make Champagne can improve spatial memory. “The results were dramatic,” says a professor at the University of Reading in England and one of the investigators on the study’s research team. “The compounds were found to favorably alter a number of proteins linked to the effective storage […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Management is Fully Committed to its Stated Goals

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Management is Fully Committed to its Stated Goals

$RACE, $VLKAY John Elkann, Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Chairman says the appointment of new F1 Team boss Mattia Binotto was not a result descents inside The Scuderia. Last week Mr. Binotto was promoted from technical chief to replace Maurizio Arrivabene as team principal, which led to media speculation that it could be one of a a number […]

Research Reveals: Modest Drinking of Coffee and Red Wine Improve Longevity

Research Reveals: Modest Drinking of Coffee and Red Wine Improve Longevity

A study just released by the University of California Irvine Institute for Memory Impairments and Neurological Disorders (UCI MIND), dubbed the “90+ Study,” has just concluded that individuals in their 70’s who drink a moderate consumption of either alcohol or coffee live longer than those individuals who abstain. The study also found that individuals that […]

Health 2019: A Good Night’s Sleep

Health 2019: A Good Night’s Sleep

Sleep is one of the great mysteries of life, it is not a waste of time. Modern research has shed light on it, showing a good night’s sleep is a Key component of a healthy lifestyle, and that lack of sleep can have far-reaching consequences, affecting everything from mood, creativity and brain detoxification to DNA expression, […]

Health 2019: Lifestyle Change #1 Lose That Excess Weight

Health 2019: Lifestyle Change #1 Lose That Excess Weight

The Ketogenic Diet, a Beginner’s Guide to Weight Loss The ketogenic diet is a low-carb, high-fat diet that offers many health benefits. In fact, over 20 studies show that this type of diet can help you lose weight and improve your health. Ketogenic diets may even have benefits against diabetes, cancer, epilepsy and Alzheimer’s disease. Below is […]

Mindfulness is Becoming Mainstream in the US

Mindfulness is Becoming Mainstream in the US

Mindfulness is Becoming Mainstream in the US Breathing exercises, mindfulness meditation and yoga are making their way into schools where they are sometimes offered as an alternative to detentions and punishments. Yoga and meditation are becoming increasingly mainstream according to a new report issued by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). As […]

The Many Benefits of Travel

The Many Benefits of Travel

The Many Benefits of Travel Travel brings with it many hidden benefits from decreasing stress to making you a more well-rounded person. Below are some reasons why travel is good for you and me! You are less likely to suffer a heart attack According to a paper presented by Finnish researchers at the European Society of Cardiologists […]

The Human Body is Mostly Water!

The Human Body is Mostly Water!

The Human Body is Mostly Water! The human body is amazing, did you know that we’re made of mostly water? Yep, up to 73% of a newborn baby’s weight may be due to water. Remember “a pint’s a pound the world around,” so a 7-pound infant is packing about 5 pounds of  H2O The body […]

France’s Socialist Experiment Has Collapsed Its Economy

France’s Socialist Experiment Has Collapsed Its Economy

France’s Socialist Experiment Has Collapsed Its Economy “This is going to be a real bloodbath for the state and the public services,” French President Emmanuel Macron’s government must tackle social spending in the next wave of its reforms even though France will face a weaker growth outlook in next year. Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said […]

Fish: The Ultimate Superfood

Fish: The Ultimate Superfood

Fish: The Ultimate Superfood People have been eating fish since the dawn of man. It has been a staple for people in every area where fish can swim and has without a doubt been one of the foods that has kept people alive. Fish is a lean protein, with vitamins, minerals, fatty acids and numerous […]

Be Open to Nature, It is Really Healthy

Be Open to Nature, It is Really Healthy

Be Open to Nature, It is Really Healthy A huge study involving data from more than 140 studies and 290-M people revealed that exposure to green-space, defined as open, undeveloped land with natural vegetation, led to significant health benefits Reductions in diastolic blood pressure, you know the bottom number, salivary cortisol, a physiological marker of […]

Drink Plenty of Water During Exercise for Full Brain Benefits

Drink Plenty of Water During Exercise for Full Brain Benefits

Drink Plenty of Water During Exercise for Full Brain Benifits We need plenty of water during exercise so the brain gets the full benefits of working out, researchers say. “Middle-age and older adults often display a blunted thirst perception, which places them at risk for dehydration, and subsequently may reduce the cognitive health-related benefits of […]

Many US Industries Will Thrive During Trade Tensions

Many US Industries Will Thrive During Trade Tensions

Many US Industries Will Thrive During Trade Tensions $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX,$ VXX Several US industries are set to withstand the trade dust-up or even thrive, according to US financial services firm Cowen and Company. China’s recent revisions to tariffs have a clear benefit to luxury retailers, Cowen analysts said in its report. While the […]

The Amazing Benefits Of Peppermint Tea

The Amazing Benefits Of Peppermint Tea

The Amazing Benefits Of Peppermint Tea Peppermint Tea is a delicious and refreshing way to boost your overall health in a number of ways as it has the ability to improve digestion, reduce pain, and eliminate inflammation.  It relaxes the body and mind, cures bad breath, aids in weight loss and boosts the immune system. Its impact on the digestive system is considerable, and the base element of menthol in this tea is […]

 Physical Benefits of Using a Sauna

 Physical Benefits of Using a Sauna

Physical Benefits of Using a Sauna Sauna use may lower the risk of dementia and may improve vascular function and your ability to improve focus and attention. Other research has demonstrated the ability of heat stress to promote myelin growth, helping your brain to function faster and repair nerve cell damage. Heat may increase the permeability of the […]

Crypto To Go: Lattesso Launches Blockchain-based Loyalty Programme

Crypto To Go: Lattesso Launches Blockchain-based Loyalty Programme

 Crypto To Go: Lattesso Launches Blockchain-based Loyalty Programme Blockchain technology is finding its way into our everyday lives. The Swiss coffee beverage provider Lattesso is today presenting the first crypto token to be made available in the retail sector. From the end of May, Lattesso beverages will be delivered with a virtual coin. The coins […]

Decoding ICOs, What They Mean

Decoding ICOs, What They Mean

Decoding ICOs, What They Mean Here are some details relevant to the growing popularity of ICOs (initial coin offerings) It seems that we are living in a global news cycle dominated by stories revolving around blockchain and cryptocurrency, and the GCC region is no different. Dubai has announced plans towards becoming the 1st blockchain-powered government in […]

The Health Benefits of Eating Beets

The Health Benefits of Eating Beets

The Health Benefits of Eating Beets “ Beets are rich in nutrients that boost brain health, especially antioxidant flavonoids that protect the brain from age-related oxidative stress,” notes Dr. Gary Small, director of the UCLA Longevity Center and author of The Mind Health Report newsletter. Below is a rundown on what the latest studies show about how the red […]

‘Like it or Not,’ President Trump Tax Cuts to Boost Economic Growth

‘Like it or Not,’ President Trump Tax Cuts to Boost Economic Growth

‘Like it or Not,’ President Trump’s Tax Cuts to Boost Economic Growth $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX Ken Langone, the founder of Home Depot (NYSE:HD) says whether or not you are a supporter of President Donald Trump, his landmark tax-cut strategy will ultimately truly help “Make America Great Again” on every financial and economic level. “It’s […]

Americans Filing for Unemployment Benefits at 45 yr Lows

Americans Filing for Unemployment Benefits at 45 yr Lows

Americans Filing for Unemployment Benefits at 45 yr Lows The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, dropping to its lowest level in almost 45 years as the labor market tightened further, driving expectations of faster wage growth this year. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits decreased 9,000 to a seasonally […]

US Lawmakers See Value in Blockchain Tech and Cryptocurrencies

US Lawmakers See Value in Blockchain Tech and Cryptocurrencies

  US Lawmakers See Value in Blockchain Tech and Cryptocurrencies $BTCUSD Tuesday, US lawmakers pressed the 2 Top US securities regulators on cryptocurrency, and now the approach is ‘do no harm’ to the digital currency market, and monitor the ICO market. With that, a new Rally lit up Currently, Bitcoin is trading at: 7,549.9951, +1,578.52, or +26.43%, […]

Big Banks See Trump Tax Reform Benefits, Will Pass Them on to Employees and Stakeholders

Big Banks See Trump Tax Reform Benefits, Will Pass Them on to Employees and Stakeholders

Big Banks See Trump Tax Reform Benefits, Will Pass Them on to Employees and Stakeholders $JPM, $WFC, $BAC, $C, $GS JPMorgan (NYSE:JPM) and Wells Fargo (NYSE:WFC) indicated Friday that they expect to see significant future benefits from the recently enacted GOP tax bill, through both lower taxes and increased business. The comments came as the  […]

The Health Benefits of Peppermint Tea

The Health Benefits of Peppermint Tea

The Health Benefits of Peppermint Tea Peppermint tea is 1 of the most well-known and most widely used teas in the world, and it is not only because of its refreshing taste, it is loaded with various antioxidants and minerals, offering people a lots of health benefits. Peppermint has been around a long, long time The […]

You Can Change Your Mind, You Can Change Your Life

You Can Change Your Mind, You Can Change Your Life

You Can Change Your Mind, You Can Change Your Life Experts in psychiatry and psychology have long believed that peoples’ personalities are set in early childhood and remain consistent throughout life.  But, the latest scientific evidence contradicts this long-held assumption. These groundbreaking findings have shattered the false belief that people are locked into their negative […]

American Companies Counting Benefits from President Trump’s Tax Cuts

American Companies Counting Benefits from President Trump’s Tax Cuts

American Companies Counting Benefits from President Trump’s Tax Cuts $WFC, $GS, $AAPL, $GOOGL US Craft breweries are raising a glass to the Republicans’ new tax overhaul: It cuts the excise tax on beer. US Retailers, long saddled with heavy tax bills, will get relief. So will some high-profile names in corporate finance, led by Wells […]

DJIA Post Another Record, Investors See Tax Cuts Ahead

DJIA Post Another Record, Investors See Tax Cuts Ahead

DJIA Post Another Record, Investors See Tax Cuts Ahead $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX The DJIA marked aother record high Monday, with banks and retailers surging and tech falling as investors realigned their portfolios in hopes of benefiting from expected corporate tax cuts. The S&P 500 ended with a small loss after hitting an intra-day all-time […]

The Many Benefits of Being Thankful

The Many Benefits of Being Thankful

The Many Benefits of Being Thankful Gratitude is Good Medicine Gratitude improves Relationships This week Americans gather together with family and friends to give thanks for our bounty, our friendships, and love. However, while it is good to count our blessings on Thanksgiving Day, practicing gratitude throughout the year can have tremendous health benefits. Experts […]

The Key to Health and Happiness is Gratitude

The Key to Health and Happiness is Gratitude

The Key to Health and Happiness is Gratitude There is an ever-growing body of research that confirms that gratitude has a number of very potent health benefits. Dr. P. Murali Doraiswamy, an expert in brain and mind health notes, “If [thankfulness] were a drug, it would be the world’s best-selling product with a health maintenance […]

Getting the Benefits of Resveratrol

Getting the Benefits of Resveratrol

Getting the Benefits of Resveratrol One of the most dramatic aspects of resveratrol is its neuroprotective effects, even to the point of slowing the onset or progression of Alzheimer’s disease and vascular dementia, which accounts for 20 to 30%  of all dementia cases, caused by blocked or reduced cerebral blood flow that results in oxygen deprivation. […]

Health Benefits of Hugs and Hugging

Health Benefits of Hugs and Hugging

Health Benefits of Hugs and Hugging Health benefits that result from hugs and  hugging include a reduction in feelings of sadness, lower blood pressure, slowed heart rate, reduced anxiety and increased compassion Hugs are healthy for our emotional and physical well-being. Even a 10-sec hug may give you most of the benefits listed above. Based […]

US Economy Brightens on President Trump’s Policies

US Economy Brightens on President Trump’s Policies

US Economy Brightens on President Trump’s Policies $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX Economic outlook in US brightens, Unemployment Rolls at 28.5-year Lows, Trump Administration’s policies driving the economy. New applications for US jobless benefits fell last week and the number of Americans on unemployment rolls tumbled to a 28.5 year lows, pointing to shrinking labor market […]

Exercise Boosts Brain Function in Older Adults

Exercise Boosts Brain Function in Older Adults

Exercise Boosts Brain Function in Older Adults Older adults who want to get moving to help boost their brain function have a wide variety of workouts to choose from Among the many options for working out over 50, tai chi may have the biggest effect on cognitive function, but aerobic and resistance exercises may also […]

Olive Oil’s Health Benefits, Maximize Them

Olive Oil’s Health Benefits, Maximize Them

Olive Oil’s Health Benefits, Maximize Them Before we ever heard the term “Superfoods,” there was Olive Oil. Ask most health experts which foods make their list of must-haves and you will most often find Olive Oil at Top. And this ancient staple of good health and long life. The Big Q: Why? The Big A:Bbecause […]

The Proven Health Benefits of Gratitude

The Proven Health Benefits of Gratitude

The Proven Health Benefits of Gratitude It is the season where we gather together with family and friends and give thanks for our bounty, our friendships, and love. But while it is nice to count our blessings on Thanksgiving Day, practicing gratitude throughout the year can have tremendous health benefits. The experts say, gratitude may […]

Mexico Will Re-visit NAFTA If All Sides Benefit

Mexico Will Re-visit NAFTA If All Sides Benefit

Mexico Will Re-visit NAFTA If All Sides Benefit Mexico is willing to update the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) in a “Win-Win” situation, where the benefits are clear to all sides, said Mexican Minister of Economy Ildefonso Guajardo said Thursday. Speaking at the Mexico Summit 2016 organized by The Economist, Mr. Guajardo said the […]

Does Your Brain Get in the Way of Savvy Money Decisions?

Does Your Brain Get in the Way of Savvy Money Decisions?

Does Your Brain Get in the Way of Savvy Money Decisions? When it comes to money, many people make bad decisions. That is not because contributing to a 401(k) requires a PhD economy, it is often because the human brain is hard-wired to prioritize short-term money gains Vs long-term benefits. “Traditional economic theory suggests that […]

The Rising Wave of Anti-Globalization Worries IMF

The Rising Wave of Anti-Globalization Worries IMF

The Rising Wave of Anti-Globalization Worries IMF Thursday. International Monetary Fund (IMF) chief Christine Lagarde called for global cooperation to improve living conditions in low-income countries, against the backdrop of rising anti-globalization sentiment. “The greatest challenge we face today is the risk of the world turning its back on global cooperation — the cooperation which […]

Marijuana Is Creating ‘Headaches’ for People in Legal US Businesses

Marijuana Is Creating ‘Headaches’ for People in Legal US Businesses

Marijuana Is Creating ‘Headaches’ for People in Legal US Businesses The legalization of marijuana in the US is creating headaches not just for new marijuana businesses. Such businesses have trouble paying taxes and getting bank accounts, and there are also problems for people who work in the growing industry, as well as for those who […]

Medical Marijuana, Benefits and Side Effects

Medical Marijuana, Benefits and Side Effects

Medical Marijuana, Benefits and Side Effects Dr. Margaret Gedde, a Stanford-trained MD PhD pathologist and award-winning researcher who specializes in the therapeutic use of Cannabis, said the only concern people have to worry about medical marijuana is the psychoactivity of THC or its ability to make one feel “high.” And that in some cases, THC […]

US Jobless Claims Rise, Unemployment Benefits Increased in June

US Jobless Claims Rise, Unemployment Benefits Increased in June

US Jobless Claims Rise, Unemployment Benefits Increased in June $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits rose last week, but remained below a level associated with a healthy labor market. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits increased 10,000 to a seasonally adjusted 268,000 for the week ended 25 June, the […]