Category: Health

sugar belly

3 Tips For Fixing Your ‘Sugar Belly’ And Returning Wheat To Your Diet

Poor wheat. It seems the golden grain has lost much of its luster, thanks to the gluten-free movement (now a $16-billion-dollar-a-year...

one day at a tiiiime

 Four Ways To Stay Sober Through The Summer Holiday Drinking Season

Hey, recovering alcoholics! Here comes the summer drinking season—Memorial Day, June graduations and weddings, Fourth of July, the beach,...

arthritis

Cure for Arthritis on the horizon with gene editing

Right now, arthritis treatment tends to be an all-or-nothing proposition: the drugs you take affect your entire body, causing havoc with...

Zika infection on rise

Zika Infection Update – August 4

Cases of Zika infection are on the rise. Below are links to important stories. 33 US Service Members Have Contracted Zika, Pentagon Says...

As Heart Disease Plagues the Black Community, America’s Access to Medicines May Be Headed for Crisis

By Rev. Derek McCoyHeart disease is the longstanding No. 1 killer of Americans, and the leading cause of death among Marylanders. While...

clean energy

Florida Moms, Business Leaders and Lawmakers Discuss Clean Energy

Miami, Florida – On Wednesday, June 29th at 10 am, Moms Clean Air Force hosted a press conference with local community leaders at the...

Florida Cracks Down on Troubled For-profit Facility for the Disabled

by Heather Vogell, ProPublicaAfter years of tepid action, Florida officials are moving to intensify monitoring and remove residents from a...

FDA Urged to Lift 1-Year Wait on Gay Blood Donations

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Tuesday, June 28, 2016, at 11:00am ET, the National Gay Blood Drive, Equality Federation, and PCCC hosted a...

prescription drugs

Florida Doctor Pleads Guilty to Fraud — Years After Complaints About His Prescribing

The onetime top prescriber of mental health drugs in Florida’s Medicaid program is awaiting sentencing on federal fraud charges long...

Pepsi putting aspartame back into diet drinks

1yr after removing controversial sweetenerBing reports that PepsiCo is putting aspartame back into some of its diet drinks, only a year...