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  • An herbal remedy for Diabetes, High Cholesterol, Dry Mouth and Nausea and more
    Prickly Pear Cactus: The lifeblood to longevity
    The Prickly Pear Cactus is often used to relieve the symptoms of overindulgence in alcohol, including dry mouth and nausea. The herb is also thought to lower fats and cholesterol in the blood, and is becoming increasingly popular as a means to...
  • Influenza Activity Levels 2014-2015
    Improving flu predictions using 'big data'
    A study published in Scientific Reports on January 29, 2015, proposes that integrating “big data” (in the form of Google Flu Trends) into traditional surveillance methods can improve the prediction of influenza spread. The study shows...
  • Depression may be due to brain inflammation reports new study
    Depression may be due to brain inflammation reports new study
    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that 1 in 10 US adults has clinical depression. Furthermore, more than 50% of affected individuals do not respond to treatment. A new study has suggested that brain inflammation may be...
  • The Dangers of Kissing & Diet Coke: What Your Doctor Doesn’t Know and Won’t Bother to Find Out
    Interview with Mitzi Mensch author of The Dangers of Kissing & Diet Coke
    What is wrong with Mitzi's head? It all began in 1999 when a cat howling outside woke her up. Shocked, she realized the howls weren't coming from a cat, but from her! Soon the loud nightly animal-like sounds were accompanied by major motor...
  • Comedy for a Cause
    Can you be happy, no matter what?
    Lately I have been reading a lot about real or genuine happiness as opposed to fake or synthetic happiness. Most of us have some degree of real happiness in our life. But the key to living a joyous life is to create your own happiness no matter...
  • California officials declare e-cigarettes a health threat
    California officials declare e-cigarettes a health threat
    On January 28, the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) director and state health officer Ron Chapman, MD, MPH declared electronic cigarettes a health threat that should be strictly regulated like tobacco products, joining other states...
  • When A Woman Says She Wants A Divorce (3)
    When Women Say They Want A Divorce (3) By Dr. Michael Brooks
    When Women Say They Want A Divorce (3) By Dr. Michael BrooksThese are a few of the reasons why women file for divorce and I’m sure the list could be a 100 reasons if we wanted to list them all.Let’s look at infidelity on the woman...
  • Older Americans fueling obesity epidemic reports Gallup Poll
    Older Americans fueling obesity epidemic reports Gallup Poll
    Most are aware that obesity is on the rise in the United States; however a new Gallup Poll released on January 26 has reported that the largest increase has occurred among older adults. Over the past five years, the obesity rate among individuals...
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    Three reasons to go Paleo instead of taking pills
    If you want to start a healthy eating regimen but hate counting calories, the Paleo diet is for you! Back when cavemen roamed the Earth they would hunt and find foods like fish, nuts, seeds, vegetables and fruits. The Paleolithic man didn’t...
  • Young Man With Chronic Upset
    Why This Exercise Program is Important for CFS Patients?
    Chronic fatigue syndrome affects thousands of people. They feel extreme tiredness that is not the result of lack of rest or any other medical condition. While the exact causes are unknown some doctors feel this condition is an onset of aging,...
  • Kevin Kane, Lead Organizer, Citizen Action of Wisconsin
    Kevin Kane says failure to accept federal medical funds could hurt Wisconsin
    Kevin Kane works as a Lead Organizer at Citizen Action of Wisconsin. Some recent emails sent by Citizen Action of Wisconsin had an urgent tone to them and contact was made with Kevin Kane to find out more about this.Here are the questions sent to...
  • Circumcision May Help Reduce Risk of Contracting Genital Herpes
    Circumcision May Help Reduce Risk of Contracting Genital Herpes
    The U.S Center for Disease Control is on the verge of endorsing circumcision as a means of preventing HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases, including herpes and human papilloma virus.The decision is based on the results from numerous...
  • CaveChick
    Review: Cave Chick Cookies
    Looking for a delicious non-gmo cookie to have at night with your herbal tea, or looking for a delicious treat to get your sweetie for Valentine's Day? Look no further than CaveChick cookies! They are so delicious you forget how healthy they...
  • 5 Proven Hacks For Women With Underarm Sweating Issues
    5 Proven Hacks For Women With Underarm Sweating Issues
    Sweat happens. It’s your body’s way of regulating your temperature, since sweat evaporating from your skin actually acts as your body’s own air conditioner. That said, it can be unpleasant, and some women sweat excessively which...
  • A strategy to determine healthiest fast foods for your kids
    A strategy to determine healthiest fast foods for your kids
    Although the term “healthy fast food” is a bit of an oxymoron, some fast food choices are healthier than others; thus, when the need arises for a quick meal for your kids, researchers at the Department of Family Medicine and the School...