Monthly Archives: April 2016

  • avocados

10 awesome and amazing health benefits from eating Avocados

By |April 13th, 2016|

Avocados are AWESOME.

Avocados are AMAZING.

Even if you’re not into guacamole as I am, there are still a million-and-one ways to slice ‘n’ dice an avocado into some other form to incorporate into a meal or eat solely as […]

Sugar in soda is proven to cause heart disease

By |April 12th, 2016|

As may already have heard, or read about, carbonated soda drinks are bad for you.

How bad you ask?

VERY bad.

Another high quality study, published this past March in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, showed that consumption of increasing […]

  • sugar

5 reasons sugar is a direct cause of cancer

By |April 8th, 2016|

Cancer is a terrible and alarming epidemic.  One of two males will contract cancer in their lifetimes; one out of three women as well.  Yet despite the “efforts” of the American Cancer Society (ACS), National Cancer Institute (NCI) […]

  • low libido

11 prescription medications that can lower your sex drive

By |April 6th, 2016|

Who doesn’t suffer from low libido from time to time?  With our busy schedules, and dealing with family, children, business/work, extracurricular activities, workouts, shopping and what-else-have-you, it’s not hard to imagine that your romantic life is going to suffer […]

An identified good gut bacteria favorably improves metabolic health

By |April 5th, 2016|

And who says we don’t need our probiotics?  Microbiomes are bacterias that we have in our gut … or intestines.  These bacterias have recently gained tremendous interest in the scientific community due to their effect on our overall […]

  • elephants

Elephants have a very low incidence of cancer … but WHY?

By |April 4th, 2016|

Cancer is the second leading cause of death after cardiovascular diseases. Finding reasons to the reason behind it is of major importance.
Aim
To assess why elephants rarely get cancer.
Results
Researchers analyzed African and Asian elephant genomes for potential mechanisms of […]