The Food Poisoning 411
May 04, 2019
As the weather warms up, you are probably thinking about spending more time outdoors. And, of course, you will have to pick out the perfect snacks for these outings. As fun as this all sounds, it can quickly become dangerous if you're not...
Natural Energy Drinks: Lifesaver, Scam or Hazard?
May 03, 2019
Today’s world is a busy one. Our lives are even busier. It’s natural to crave an energy boost to help you get more done. But can some energy boosts have negative health effects?
Coffee is an ever-popular go-to. Tea is big among those who...
Some Bacteria Can Be a Good Thing
Apr 30, 2019
Did you know there are more bacterial cells in your gut than human cells in your whole body? It’s true. But there’s no need to panic.
You have probably heard of terms like “good germs,” "good bacteria" or “friendly bacteria.” If you're...
Eye-Opening Tips for Vision Health
Apr 15, 2019
Our eyes are the windows to the world. We only get one pair, so it's important to keep them in good health.
Here are some tips to keep your eyes in tip-top shape:
Try to avoid rubbing your eyes. This is because your hands are full of grime...
Protect Yourself from Tetanus
Apr 07, 2019
Tetanus is dangerous. It’s also preventable.
Tetanus is an infection caused by a bacterium called Clostridium tetani. This infection is unique in that it cannot be spread from person to person. This type of infection occurs when the...
Illegal Online Pharmacies: Have You Been Fooled?
Apr 01, 2019
If it looks too good to be true, it probably is. This saying holds true for illegal online pharmacies.
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP) warn consumers to be cautious when...