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Heart Health

Taking Extra Care of Your Heart

September 12, 2018

Doctors are expecting to see more patients with cardiovascular concerns, and more incidents like heart attacks and strokes. The expected surge in heart disease is because of the cascade caused by obesity (more obesity means more diabetes, which contributes to poor cardiovascular health). With millions at risk over the next two decades, it’s a good […]

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It’s not the shock of looking in the mirror and realizing you aren’t 16 anymore that will get you. New research has linked forehead wrinkles (having two or more) with an increased risk of death from cardiovascular disease. Even when controlling for other factors like age, other diseases, smoking, etc., having wrinkles on the forehead […]

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Curcumin for Glaucoma?

August 2, 2018

Curcumin, a compound found in the spice turmeric, has long been known to offer numerous health benefits. It’s anti-inflammatory, and supports heart, brain, eye, joint health and more. Researchers have been working to validate the benefits of curcumin, as well as to find ways to incorporate them into modern medicines. One team is working on […]

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Study after study ties our gut bacteria (as well as bacteria found elsewhere, like the skin and genitals) to unexpected aspects off our health, like our body’s ability to regulate our weight, to our mood and even personality, to our heart health and more! Here’s how you can take that information and start improving your […]

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Whether you’re getting a breezy, rainy summer or going through a massive heatwave, tea is the perfect afternoon break. Iced or hot, choosing a health supporting herbal tea for your afternoon or evening break helps you unwind, while conferring some benefits! Try a cup of Jiaogulan tea while you enjoy (or hide from) the summer […]

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