The Most Dreaded Human Disease

Every six seconds someone is diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. Alzheimer’s is currently the third-leading cause of death in the U.S., killing more Americans than breast and prostate cancers combined. There is no cookie-cutter solution. Each affected individual is unique regarding the mechanisms that drive their disease. The idea of a “silver bullet” is completely obsolete for a disorder this complicated. Instead what we need is…

Read More

Gut Check

Feeding the Immune System by Julie Peterson  Reducing stress, sleeping enough, exercising and getting sunlight are all known strategies for improving the body’s ability to protect itself from harm. However, the most important factor in building a rock-star immune system …

Read More

When Workouts Don’t Work

Why Less Is Sometimes More by Marlaina Donato    Exercise is a proven component in losing weight and preventing cardiovascular disease and diabetes, but not all exercise regimens yield the same results for everyone, especially when daily stress is a factor. …

Read More

“Fresh Scent” Toxins in Your Home

Scented laundry and personal products release carcinogens, study finds. … Studies suggests scented laundry items contain carcinogens that waft through vents, potentially raising cancer risk. Scented products increase health risk through touch and inhalation.

Read More