Opioid Painkillers Emerging as Safety Threat for Elderly

The use of opioid painkillers is a burgeoning safety issue confronting elderly adults, a National Safety Council study finds. Continue reading

Worried about Clogged Arteries? Drink This.

Millions take toxic cholesterol and blood pressure lowering drugs that may do nothing to reduce heart disease specific mortality. Pomegranate juice, on the other hand, underlying pathologies of the cardiovascular system that lead to bypass surgeries and heart attacks. Continue reading

Protein and Strength Training—Two Important Components for Healthy Aging

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 According to recent research, current dietary guidelines on protein intake may be too low for health, particularly if you’re over 50 Continue reading

Chief Justice Could again Swing Health Reform Case in Government’s Favor

scjThree years ago, Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts cast the tie-breaking vote in a ruling that saved President Barack Obama’s signature health care reform, and as the high court prepares to weigh another challenge that could shatter it, a review of Justice Roberts’ recent votes and opinions suggest he could again sway the case the government’s way.

The conservative challengers in the case aim to persuade Justice Roberts and the other eight justices that the federal government has overreached by providing tax subsidies to Continue reading

How Exercise Affects Your Genes, and More

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Brief, vigorous exercise causes immediate structural and chemical changes in the DNA molecules within your muscles that benefit your health Continue reading

New Dietary Guidelines Reverse Flawed Recommendations on Cholesterol

 

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Limitations for cholesterol will likely be removed from the 2015 edition of Dietary Guidelines for Americans; overconsumption of dietary cholesterol is now cited as being of no concern

A recent review of studies investigating the link between dietary fat Continue reading

WANTED – PHYSICIANS FOR NATIONAL TELEMEDICINE PRACTICE

We are a nine year old healthcare company specializing in telemedicine and telehealth programs. We are seeking part-time or full-time MD’s and OD’s IN ALL STATES,  Continue reading

NFL Suspends Program Collecting Data on Hits From Helmet Sensors

The National Football League has suspended a voluntary pilot program that used sensors to gather data on the velocity, location and number of hits to players’ helmets, the New York Times reports. Continue reading

FTC Fines App Marketers Over False Melanoma Diagnosis Claims

On Monday, the Federal Trade Commission levied fines against the marketers of two mobile health applications over misleading claims that the apps could be used to diagnose and assess the risk of melanoma, the Washington Post‘s “The Switch” reports. Continue reading

Red Level of Awareness – Physical Consciousness

Touch can be a communication of love and is a most powerful way to communicate empathy, friendship, approval

When we enter this world we enter the physical universe, the world of our bodies with all its lovely senses. On this level we just love to touch one another so here we find the powerful urge to mate. Red is the sex drive, the urge to procreate. Red is physical, pure action devoid of any forethought. Continue reading

Increasing Healthy Locally Grown Food—The Good Food Movement

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Family Farmed is a non-profit organization that connects farmers, supermarkets, and trade buyers to build a system of local food channels. Continue reading

Sugar Beets Make Hemoglobin

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Hemoglobin, a protein in red blood cells that carries oxygen throughout your body, is found in plants, too, including sugar beets Continue reading

WANTED – PHYSICIANS FOR NATIONAL TELEMEDICINE PRACTICE

We are a nine year old healthcare company specializing in telemedicine and telehealth programs. We are seeking part-time or full-time MD’s and OD’s IN ALL STATES,  Continue reading