Category: Briefs

Insulin as a Biomarker

Blood sugar regulation is one of the top priorities of the body. Anything that disrupts the blood sugar handling mechanisms will disrupt all aspects of...

Amazing Changes

by Erin Lehn Floresca Amazing Changes is a collaborative collection of independent business owners that are dedicated to serving Treasure Valley residents and the business...

Destination Caldwell Promotes Revitalization

Destination Caldwell is a grassroots, nonprofit organization focused on growing the economic base and vitality of Caldwell. The organization’s activities support downtown revitalization, attracting and...

Idaho Welcomes Its First Medical College

by Stephanie Dillon When the Idaho College of Osteopathic Medicine (ICOM) welcomes its inaugural class this month, the significance will reverberate far beyond its campus....

Transforming Pain Into Non-Pain

by Linda Sechrist After many years in the surgical suite as a board-certified anesthesiologist, Edmund C. Boese, M.D., co-owner of the Pain Care Clinic of...

Amazing Changes

Amazing Changes is a collaborative collection of independent business owners that are dedicated to serving Treasure Valley residents and the business community in the areas...

10 Anti-Inflammatory Foods

Flavorful Ways to Lower Disease Risk by Judith Fertig Any time our bodies sense an “invader”—a microbe, virus, plant pollen or unwelcome chemical—they go into...

Art that Inspires Action

Artists Work to Save Nature’s Beauty by Avery Mack Eco-art creatively highlights environmental sustainability issues and sparks possible solutions. Mounts Botanical Garden, in Palm Beach...

Why More Pets Are Getting Cancer

GMO Toxins Permeate Pet Foods by Jeffrey Smith In the late 1990s, the nationally syndicated newspaper columnist, “Animal Doctor” Michael Fox received many letters about...

Better Options than Opioids

Natural Ways to Reduce Pain by Kathleen Barnes Chronic pain affects 100 million Americans, with annual treatment costs reaching $635 billion, according to the Institute...