Safety Risk for Certain Dietary Supplements
Jun 06, 2019
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a warning statement on certain dietary supplements.
This warning focuses on dietary supplements that contain vinpocetine. This substance may be referred to on dietary product labels as...
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...
Collagen: Do You Want to Add It to My Smoothie?
Apr 29, 2019
If you’ve been to a health food store, the natural products section of a grocery store or a juice shop lately, chances are they’ve tried to sell you collagen products.
You might also have seen collagen as an added ingredient in snack foods...
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...