Health and Wellness
- January 29th, 2014
Next time a headache strikes, even a migraine, you might want to skip the aspirin and reach for an essential oil. Clinical trials show, for example, that essential oil of lavender relieves migraine pain and accompanying symptoms by 72%.
- January 28th, 2014
With the Big Game this weekend, Vitals has caught football fever along with the rest of the nation.
Battle of the Bulge: 1 in 4 Football Fans Claim To Have Gained an Average of 10 Pounds This Football SeasonJanuary 28th, 2014Nutrisystem reports men’s 2013 orders doubled the day after the big game
While pro football’s best will battle on the gridiron on February 2, millions of football fans are simultaneously battling the bulge. according to a just-released Nutrisystem survey.
- January 28th, 2014Survey of 1,000 women shows that only half discuss reproductive health with their doctors
A new study was released today by Fertility and Sterility. The study was conducted by researchers at the Yale School of Medicine and supported by an unrestricted educational grant by the makers of First Response in-home diagnostic tests, the leader in pregnancy, ovulation and fertility tests.
- January 28th, 2014
“In sickness and in health” is a vow typically made in a wedding ceremony, but many workers also live by these words in their jobs, a new OfficeTeam survey shows.
- January 27th, 2014Meijer shares what shoppers bought in 2013, predicts produce trends for 2014
Each year a few rising stars in the produce department capture the public’s attention and are touted by friends, foodies, and food bloggers alike. But what are consumers actually buying at the grocery store?
- January 27th, 2014
From the moment people learn to walk, many are taught that exercise is the key to living a healthy life. Indeed, the long-term benefits of exercise are indisputable.
- January 24th, 2014Cranberry juice drinkers are more likely to be normal weight, have lower waist circumference and fewer risk markers for cardiovascular disease
As the New Year kicks off and resolutions become reality, cranberry juice lovers can feel good knowing their favorite cranberry products are the perfect solution to a healthy 2014. A recent study published in Nutrients, a peer-reviewed scientific journal published by MDPI, identified a correlation between cranberry juice consumption and healthy body composition.
- January 24th, 2014Free Coloring Book Download Generates Product Donation to Oral Health America
With crayons and a click, Tom’s of Maine is inviting kids and parents to get creative for a good cause. A new coloring book called Brushing Fun, available today, introduces kids to natural oral care.
- January 24th, 2014
A groundbreaking study of how the Massachusetts Healthcare Reform act has affected the state’s working poor may shed light on how the federal Affordable Care Act (dubbed “Obamacare”) may fare. Conducted by New England Research Institutes (NERI), the study was published in the January 17 online edition of the Annals of Epidemiology.