Health

Berries may reduce heart attack risk in women

Berries may reduce heart attack risk in women

Berries are known for their potent antioxidant properties and their superfood status. New studies are showing that berries may be very effective for preventing heart attacks in women. The new analysis found that young and middle-aged women who ate three or more servings of blueberries and/or strawberries per week cut […]

by February 3, 2013
Vitamin D may combat daytime fatigue

Vitamin D may combat daytime fatigue

Sleep deprivation is becoming an epidemic in the United States and across the world. With the “sleep is overrated” culture, working into the late hours of the night is becoming a more common practice. Sleep deprivation affects the quality of your day and leads to fatigue. It can also cause […]

by January 19, 2013
Is Vitamin D an anti-cancer agent?

Is Vitamin D an anti-cancer agent?

Connections between vitamin D and reducing cancer are being discovered more and more every year. These connections are particularly strong for colon cancer, breast cancer and leukemia. As researchers found earlier this year, “vitamin D participates in cell growth regulation, apoptosis and cell differentiation. In addition, it has been implicated in […]

by January 15, 2013
Stop a Heart Attack

Stop a heart attack with Cayenne Pepper

Stop a Heart Attack About 600,000 people die of heart disease in the United States every year–that’s 1 in every 4 deaths. Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women. More than half of the deaths due to heart disease in 2009 were in men. Coronary heart disease is the […]

by January 11, 2013
Can omega-3 fatty acids boost memory?

Can omega-3 fatty acids boost memory?

Do you eat fish and take fish oil supplements? There is mounting evidence that diets high in omega-3 fatty acids from fish may protect people from cognitive deficit and dementia. Only recently has the strength of this potential protective power been tested in controlled clinical trials. In observational studies researchers compare people’s […]

by January 8, 2013
Reduce cell phone radiation exposure: Pong™cell phone and iPad covers

Reduce cell phone radiation exposure: Pong™cell phone and iPad covers

We hear more and more about the harmful effects of radiation exposure through the use of cellular telephones. Phones are an essential part of our lives and let’s be realistic we cannot live without them. You can reduce cell phone radiation exposure by using the proper covers. Pong™ specializes in mobile phone and iPad covers […]

by December 12, 2012
10 tips for a healthier holiday season

10 tips for a healthier holiday season

Here are some  tips for a healthier holiday season: Try these tips for healthier holiday season to make this time of the year less stressful so you can enjoy the spirit of the season. We hope this can help refresh your outlook on life as well. 1. Create boundaries as it […]

by December 12, 2012
Snooze and recharge your batteries during the holiday season

Snooze and recharge your batteries during the holiday season

Juggling work, parties, shopping and getting ready for the holidays can make you sleep deprived. An adequate amount of sleep is an immune system booster. Sleep helps your body rest, heal and recharge. It also prevents you from gaining weight  and remain alert during the day. Make sure you get […]

by December 7, 2012