July 2010

By Dr. Marvin Kunikiyo You probably know about the terrible statistics on heart disease. It’s the #1 killer in the United States. Heart disease kills one person every 34 seconds in the U.S. alone. What you may not know is the true cause of heart disease… the real culprits. Is it cholesterol? Is it saturated […]

Give me 5 minutes and I’ll provide you 1 fantastic reason for being vegetarian. While fish may serve as the most important dietary supply of the long-chain omega-3s eicosapentaenoic acid and docosahexaenoic acid, which has been shown to be important in supporting brain health, low intake of eicosapentaenoic acid and docosahexaenoic acid in vegetarians will […]

Babies who are fed only with breast milk in the first stage of childhood tend to eat less later than babies fed with formula milk, according to recent research. This type of food self-regulation may help explain why previous research has found that breast milk protects against obesity. “The child self-regulation may, in fact, be […]

The list of the places, in no particular order is: 1 Riachuelo Basin, Argentina The Riachuelo Basin is a waterway whose name is synonymous with pollution. More than 3,500 factories operate along the banks of the river, a landscape that also includes 13 slums, numerous illegal sewage pipes running directly into the river, and 42 […]

The publication of the American Thoracic Society said that doctors have long known that snoring is a sign of damage to health, as well as nights of poor sleep and sleep days. If it is not always clear what the connection between the TRD and a particular health problem, new research exposes at least one […]