Skip The Turmeric Smoothies and Lattes
June 15, 2018 | Toxins | M.Torres
The internet is rife with claims about the healing powers of turmeric and many of the claims do have scientific merit. The claims have also caused a sharp increase in the marketing tactics of beverages in the fast food and restaurant industry. Is the quality of the turmeric you are receiving in everything from lattes to smoothies effective or toxic?
Thousands of Children Deceived By Liquid Nicotine Packaged Like Juice
June 14, 2018 | Toxins | J.Battaglia
Federal regulators have warned more than a dozen manufacturers, distributors and retailers that they are endangering children by marketing e-cigarette liquids to resemble kid-friendly products such as juice boxes, candy and whipped cream.
Scientists Identify 6 Foods That Fight Disease
June 13, 2018 | Nutrition | A.McCarthy
The foods we eat play a significant role in our health. Scientists are discovering how eggs, nuts, fermented dairy, vegetables and even coffee can help protect against health problems. Nutrition 2018 will feature the latest research into how adding certain foods to our diet might help lower risk for diabetes, cancer, neurodegenerative diseases and other health issues.
People With Higher Empathy Process Music Differently Than Others
June 12, 2018 | Lifestyle | K.Foster
People with higher empathy differ from others in the way their brains process music, according to a study by researchers at Southern Methodist University, Dallas and UCLA.
How Mangos Promote Gut Health
June 10, 2018 | Nutrition | M.Chan
Next time you suffer from constipation, you may want to consider grabbing a mango instead of reaching for a fiber supplement, suggests a new Texas A and M University pilot study published in the peer-reviewed journal Molecular Nutrition and Food Research.
Why It Pays To Be Humble and Modest
June 7, 2018 | Consciousness | J.Richardson
Why do people make anonymous donations, and why does the public perceive this as admirable? Why do we downplay our interest in a potential partner, if we risk missing out on a relationship?
Walking Faster Found To Reduce Cardiovascular Death Risk Over 50 Percent
June 4, 2018 | Prevention | M.Chan
Speeding up your walking pace could extend your life, research led by the University of Sydney suggests.
Top 23 Health Benefits Of Tomatoes That You Should Know
June 1, 2018 | Nutrition | L.Alvet
There are more reasons to eat tomatoes than good taste. Tomatoes are packed with health- enhancing properties. Actually, consuming tomatoes can help improve your overall health. Besides, they can be prepared in a variety of dishes, as well as they can be eaten alone. Now, keep both of your eyes on this interesting article to discover some of the main reasons why you need to include more of these superfoods in your daily diet.
The Dangers Of Popular Teething Remedies
May 30, 2018 | ChildHealth | A.McCarthy
The FDA has some unsettling news for parents looking to soothe their babies' sore gums. The federal agency advised consumers on not to use over-the-counter teething products containing benzocaine--a popular pain reliever--on children under age two, and asked companies to stop selling those products.
Exercise Treats Addiction By Altering Brain's Dopamine System
May 28, 2018 | Fitness | J.Battaglia
New research by the University at Buffalo Research Institute on Addictions has identified a key mechanism in how exercise can help impact the brain in ways that may support treatment -- and even prevention strategies -- for addiction.
Botanicals With Strong Cognitive Benefits
May 23, 2018 | Antioxidants | M.Chan
Some phytochemicals and botanicals have 'very promising' evidence for combating cognitive decline, according to a new systematic review of children.