Health And Fitness

The Importance of Heart Healthy Eating Habits for Women

The Importance of Heart Healthy Eating Habits for Women

Who would have predicted that heart disease would be the number one killer among women? And who would have know that as early as age 45, men’s risk of heart disease increases dramatically? Sadly enough, heart disease has already begun to affect many of our children in early childhood. This disease has raised increased awareness …

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Provenge FDA Approval Granted for Prostate Cancer Treatment

Provenge FDA Approval Granted for Prostate Cancer Treatment

On April 29, 2010, the FDA approved Provenge, a drug originally slated as a prostate cancer vaccine, as a treatment for use on advanced prostate cancer patients. Although the drug neither prevents, nor cures prostate cancer, the drug was shown to extend the lives of men with advanced prostate cancer by four months. Patients now …

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Self-improvement

Self-improvement: The Best Way to Improve Your Life

Self-improvement can be a difficult process with many different definitions and understandings. For some, it’s simply able to do something that they or someone else thought they would otherwise not be able to. Self-development is an important part of self-improvement because it allows people the opportunity to grow and learn from their mistakes. This blog …

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Lose Weight After Gastric Bypass

4 Reasons Why People Don’t Lose Weight After Gastric Bypass

It’s risky, life changing, and not to mention – costly. Gastric bypass surgery is usually the choice of action for someone who is a desperately trying to lose a large amount of weight and suffers from obesity. It’s often the route one takes when losing weight through diet and exercise have not been successful. However, …

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Digestive Enzyme Supplements Help to Conserve Natural Enzymes

Digestive Enzyme Supplements Help to Conserve Natural Enzymes

Digestive enzyme complications are a leading cause of health concern for many adults and finding ways in which to conserve natural digestive enzymes is important to long term health. For adults who suffer from metabolic disorders, such as diabetes or thyroid disorders, the loss of health digestive enzymes can reduce quality of life with aging. …

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A Probiotic with Benefits & Controversies

Bifidus Regularis: A Probiotic with Benefits & Controversies!

Bifidus Regularis is a friendly bacterium or more scientifically a Probiotic found in yogurt. Human gastrointestinal tract contains numerous naturally occurring bacterias called as “Commensals”; Bifidus regularis is similar to these commensals. According to Dietetycy.org.pl, this strain of the bacteria which was developed by a French dairy company acts as commensals & defends the body …

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