Health Experts Caution Consumers About Foods Hiding Trans Fats


The Food and Drug Administration has placed a ban on trans-fatty acids, giving manufacturing companies three years to make foods without the harmful oils. However, many heath experts are fearful that these companies will merely disguise trans fats elsewhere on food labels. Nutritionists point out […]

A Hardy Parasite Makes a Splash at Pools This Summer


A resilient parasite might be lurking in pool waters this summer. A new report from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention draws attention to parasite outbreaks in pools, hot tubs and other recreational water spaces. The agency reported 90 outbreaks between 2011 and […]

New Study Links Citrus Fruits to Melanoma


Researchers believe that there might be a link between too much orange juice and citrus and an increased risk of skin cancer. Doctors discovered that some citrus fruits were connected to melanoma. HealthDay reports that one glass of orange juice each day can up a […]

Middle Aged Women Plagued by High-Heeled Shoe Condition


New figures from the Health and Social Care Information Center suggest that more and more middle-aged women are battling a painful problem connected to wearing high heels. In the last ten years, the cases of Morton’s neuroma have increased by 115 percent. Morton’s neuroma is […]

Personal Trainer Encourages Carbs For Balanced Diet


While some personal trainers might tell you to resist carbohydrates, others like Grace Lavinia are saying to embrace them. Carbohydrates have held a bad reputation lately, especially with fad diets like Atkins and Paleo instructing dieters not to eat carbs. However, some personal trainers like […]