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Low Vitamin D May Be the Cause of Your Headaches

Researchers have found that a Vitamin D deficiency may be to blame for frequent headaches.


Happy National Beer Day: Here are 6 Beers That Aren’t Made with GMOs or “Fishy” Ingredients

Hazardous ingredients may be lurking in your beer -- If you drink beer, this is a must read!


Why the Feds Are Out To Take Kombucha Off Shelves

The Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau, a division of the US Treasury Department, recently sent letters to several producers of kombucha, warning them that since their beverages supposedly exceeded the allowable alcohol limit, they must be labeled as alcoholic beverages and be subject to alcohol regulation or face hefty fines and legal...


When it comes to Cancer, Prevention is the Best Cure

Here in the U.S., cancer is the second leading cause of death. This year alone, we’ll see an estimated 1,658,370 new cancer cases and 589,430 cancer-related deaths. This makes the results of a new Australian study vitally important for people across the globe. The study finds that one in three cancers in Australia can...


The Science Behind Why You Like Sweet or Salty

A recent study shows that certain lifestyle and psychological characteristics are the reason that some people get cravings for sweet foods while others crave salty foods.


Can a Drink a Day Keep Heart Failure Away?

We often hear about the protective benefits of red wine, but what about other forms of alcohol? In a new study, researchers looked at the effects of all types of alcohol on the risk of heart failure. This is a condition that occurs when the heart can’t pump blood around the body as well...


Alcohol before Bedtime Disrupts Sleeping Patterns

It’s not uncommon for some people to have a drink or two in the evening to help them get to sleep. In fact, about one out of five adult Americans take a “nip” before bedtime. However, new research finds alcohol might hinder sleep instead of helping. It turns out drinking alcohol to fall asleep...


5 Lifestyle Changes That Can Reduce Your Heart Attack Risk in 2015

Five lifestyle practices that are profoundly protective against a heart attack.


Probiotics May Prevent Fatal Complication of Liver Disease

Research found that probiotics are effective at preventing the serious health complication, hepatic encephalopathy in patients with cirrhosis of the liver.


Why Anyone With Diabetes Should Consider Taking Resveratrol

Resveratrol may reduce the risk of diabetic nephropathy—a progressive kidney disease that affects many of those who suffer from diabetes.