Health and Wellness
- March 9th, 2012As the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics designates March as nutrition-awareness month, diet guru Matthew Vettese offers practical tips for moderating portions, losing weight.
Weight loss issues cannot be solved overnight. It takes a longer period of discipline and focus to enact the necessary dietary changes. That is precisely why the Academy of Nutrition and dietetics has declared March as National Nutrition Month, encouraging doctors and nutritionists around the country to provide patients with a greater understanding of what it means to eat right.
- March 9th, 2012VA Celebrates Women’s History Month
The Department of Veterans Affairs joins the Nation in observing Women’s History Month in March by honoring women Veterans for their significant historical contributions and encouraging them to take advantage of the VA benefits they’ve earned.
- March 8th, 2012Find relief with acupuncture.
Endometriosis affects five and half million women and girls in the United States. In most cases, endometriosis can be a very painful reproductive and immunological disease in which the endometrium—uterine lining—moves outside the uterus and implants in other areas of the pelvic region. It is often described as "killer cramps".
Pycnogenol (French Maritime Pine Bark Extract) Shown to Improve Menopause Signs and Symptoms in New Clinical TrialMarch 8th, 2012Natural supplement found to reduce hot flashes and bloating and improve irregular heart beat and digestive problems
Half the population experiences menopause, and for those women, it is a condition they will experience for approximately one third of their lifetime. Alternative or natural remedies are an easy, effective way to improve signs and symptoms linked to the menopausal transition, without side effects.
- March 8th, 2012
According to 2012 Alzheimer's Disease Facts and Figures, released today by the Alzheimer's Association, caring for people with Alzheimer's and other dementias will cost the United States an estimated $200 billion in 2012. This includes $140 billion paid by Medicare and Medicaid.
- March 8th, 2012
Nutritionist Heather Bauer, RD, CDN, author of the newly released book Bread is the Devil from St. Martin's Press, offers tips for people who are trying to change their eating routines to drop the pounds in celebration of National Nutrition Month this March.
- March 8th, 20121,500 DaVita Dietitians Work to Educate DaVita Citizens & Local Communities about Nutrition
DaVita Inc., a leading provider of kidney care services that is committed to improving the quality of life for those diagnosed with chronic kidney disease (CKD), announced today that DaVita’s Nutrition Services team, made up of 1,500 registered dietitians (RDs) across the United States, is kicking off a health initiative during National Nutrition Month in March.
- March 7th, 2012CRAZY TO SANE with Lynette Louise offered free in April
Global autism expert Lynette Louise raises awareness and offers actionable autism answers around the world as a therapist, author, speaker and neurofeedback specialist. But her favorite way to spread this important information is with music and comedy.
- March 7th, 2012
Sydney Johnston, founder of BlissPlan.com, developed an illness that was so severe that simply getting dressed in the morning was a major accomplishment. When her heart began pounding loudly and erratically, she agreed to a series of medical tests.
Pacific Natural Foods Introduces New Soup Starters, Hearty Bisques and Holiday Favorites at Natural Products Expo WestMarch 7th, 2012Company celebrates 25 years of inspiring home chefs
Pacific Natural Foods, a leader in the natural and organic soup, broth and non-dairy beverage categories, is launching several new products at Natural Products Expo West, including a line of holiday side dishes.