Mar 29 2019
Heart Disease has many symptoms and physical signs. Everyone knows that chest pain is a common symptom, but there are many other signs that you might not know.
Heart Disease symptoms are things you feel like chest pain and shortness of breath. Signs of heart disease are different. Signs of heart disease are things your medical […]
Mar 28 2019
Inflammation is such a hot topic these days. Inflammation in the body can be good but it can also cause a lot of bad things.
Inflammation is a good thing when your cells release chemicals into your blood which causes an increase in blood flow to the damaged area to protect you. Inflammation is unhealthy when your […]
Mar 26 2019
Statin drugs are taken by more than 102 million Americans (20 years old or older) who have high cholesterol. High cholesterol is when your level is above 200mg/dL. There are more than 35 million Americans who have cholesterol levels above 240 mg/dL who are at high risk of heart disease. Another alarming statistic is that […]
Mar 25 2019
Diabetes is on the rise in America. According to the CDC in 2015, there are 100 million Americans who either have Type 2 diabetes or prediabetes. Unfortunately, most people who have prediabetes do not even know they have it. If this disease is left untreated, it can lead to type 2 diabetes within 5 years.
Mar 20 2019
Anti-Inflammatory Foods are your greatest helpers to fight inflammation in your body.
Inflammation in the body happens when white blood cells are released into the blood or tissues to protect your body against toxins, infections or injuries. When your cells become damaged, your body releases chemicals that cause an immune system response. Some of the symptoms […]
Mar 19 2019
Bananas are the world’s Number One favorite fruit! They are loaded with potassium which gives you energy and they are also good to fuel your brain. Bananas are green when picked from the tree, they turn yellow as they ripen which is when they are very sweet. Finally, they turn brown and get mushy. They turn […]
Mar 18 2019
“Breakfast is the most important meal of the day,” we all know it yet about 10% or 31 million Americans do not eat breakfast. There are many reasons why breakfast is important for good health and why eating breakfast helps you keep your weight down. Let’s take a look at some great reasons to eat […]
Mar 15 2019
Teens are glued to social media. The fact is that teens spend an average of nine hours a day on their phones and computers looking at Snapchat, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Unfortunately, recent studies have shown a direct link between increased social media usage and increased rates of depression, anxiety, loneliness, poor body image, and […]
Mar 14 2019
Millennials, also known as GenY, now make up the largest living generation in the United States, surpassing the Baby Boomers. There are more than 83 million millennials and they are now the fastest growing segment of the workplace. There are certain traits or characteristics they share due to the world and culture they were raised […]
Mar 11 2019
Did you know that we harvest more than one billion trees every year in the United States to make paper? In fact, each person uses an average of 735 pounds of paper per year. This number will rise by more than 60% by 2050! Americans use 32% of the world’s paper, and we cut the […]