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The sleep diet: Could this work?

The sleep diet: Could this work?

It’s January. Many of us have noticed that our pants are slightly tighter than they were last year. How might we shift that extra weight without suffering the gym? Try…

Mercury poisoning: Symptoms and treatment

Mercury poisoning: Symptoms and treatment

Mercury poisoning is the result of being exposed to too much mercury, either through the diet or environment. Mercury is a heavy metal that is highly toxic to humans. Consuming…

What to know about ginger for diarrhea

This content requires JavaScript to be enabled. Chen, J.-C., Huang, L-J., Wu, S.-L., Kuo, S.-C, Ho, T.-Y, & Hsiang, C.-Y. (2007, September 20). Ginger and its bioactive component inhibit enterotoxigenic…

Does green tea help weight loss?

This content requires JavaScript to be enabled. Boehm, K., Borrelli, F., Ernst, E., Habacher, G., Hung, S. K., Milazzo, S., … Horneber, M. (2009, July 8). Green tea (Camellia sinensis)…

New drug could ‘shrink’ harmful fat cells

New drug could ‘shrink’ harmful fat cells

What if there was a drug that could get rid of excess fat without the need for dieting? According to a recent study, such a feat might not be too…

Is Aloe vera juice good for IBS?

Is Aloe vera juice good for IBS?

Aloe vera is a common ingredient in soaps and moisturizers, but it may also have benefits for digestive problems. Some people have recently suggested that the consumption of Aloe vera…

Is apple cider vinegar good for losing weight?

This content requires JavaScript to be enabled. Bouderbala, H., Kaddouri, H., Kheroua, O., & Saidi, D. (2016, June). Anti-obesogenic effect of apple cider vinegar in rats subjected to a high…

Vegetarian and vegan sources of B-12

This content requires JavaScript to be enabled. Crane, M. G., Sample, C., Patchett, S., & Register, U. D. (2009, July 13). Vitamin B12 studies in total vegetarians (Vegans). Journal of…

What are the best diets for 2018?

What are the best diets for 2018?

When it comes to New Year’s resolutions, eating better is at the top of our list. But which diet plan is the best? A panel of health experts — on…

Can apple cider vinegar cure a headache?

This content requires JavaScript to be enabled. Beheshti, Z., Chan, Y. H., Nia, H. S., Hajihosseini, F., Nazari, R., Shaabani, M., … Omran, M. T. S. (2012). Influence of apple…