What is cholesterol ratio and why is it important?
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 06:00:00 PDT
In this article, learn about the difference between "good" and "bad" cholesterol. How do they affect the body? How can you manage high cholesterol?
Diet tips to improve insulin resistance
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 06:00:00 PDT
In this article, learn about how to reduce insulin insensitivity and the risk of type 2 diabetes. Which foods should you eat? Which foods should you avoid?
How do alcohol and caffeine affect A-fib?
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 03:00:00 PDT
Learn how caffeine and alcohol may affect the heart and if they are triggers for A-fib. Is it safe to consume alcohol and caffeine with A-fib?
How to use basal insulin: Benefits, types, and dosage
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 02:00:00 PDT
In this article, learn all about basal insulin injections, which help regulate blood sugar levels in people diagnosed with diabetes.
Oral allergy syndrome: Foods, symptoms, and treatments
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDT
In this article, learn about the causes of allergic reactions that affect the mouth, lips, tongue, and throat, as well as how to manage the condition.
Food insecurity in early childhood linked to young children's skills in kindergarten
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 06:00:00 PDT
In the United States, estimates show that a substantial number of children under age 5 live in households that are food insecure.
Alzheimer's linked to unsaturated fatty acids in the brain
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDT
New research finds a correlation between the levels of six unsaturated fatty acids and the development of Alzheimer’s disease in older adults.
Dementia not prevented with vitamin E, selenium, study finds
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 09:00:00 PDT
New clinical trial and cohort study investigate the preventive effects of vitamin E and selenium on elderly men with no symptoms of dementia.
Women, particularly minorities, do not meet nutrition guidelines shortly before pregnancy
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDT
Black, Hispanic and less-educated women consume a less nutritious diet than their well-educated, white counterparts in the weeks leading up to their first pregnancy, according to the only...