What’s Preventing Telemedicine from Taking Off?

telemediHealth care remains one of the few services that require people to have a face-to-face interaction to obtain access. But more and more consumers are questioning that reality, and change is on the way. In January 2015, Continue reading

U.S. Drug Benefit Managers Clamp Down on Specialty Pharmacies

valeantThe terminations come from payers who together manage drug benefits for more than 100 million Americans, and they follow disclosures by Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc in late October that one pharmacy accounted for about 7 percent of its sales. Continue reading

10 Reasons You Should Include Raisins In Your Diet

raisinsRaisins are one of the most well known and versatile dried fruits available today. Raisins were produced in Persia and Egypt and were even mentioned in the Old Testament. It is not only tasty additions to cookies and cakes, but also provide several health benefits.

Raisins are especially good for Continue reading

Top 10 Essential Oils For Skin Care

APRICOTYour skin faces a lot of threats, from scarring to simple aging. When combined, these threats can cause lasting damage. While some people view this damage as a badge of honor telling the world that you survived numerous ordeals, most people want Continue reading

7 Herbal Teas That Enhance Immunity, Boost Brain Function, Combat Exhaustion & More

herbalHerbal tea is really just an infusion of leaves, seeds, roots or bark, extracted in hot water. In drinking a well-steeped herbal tea, we get all the plant’s benefits in an easily digestible form. Drinking herbal tea can also be a great source of vitamins and minerals. Herbal tea relieving insomnia, calming an upset stomach, to fighting viruses and infections, and more, herbal teas have so many powerful health benefits.

Here are some of the more common herbal teas and a taste of the benefits they can provide Continue reading