Monthly Archives: March 2019

Here’s Everything You Need to Know About Gut Health

BY AMANDA MACMILLAN  MARCH 25, 2019 It’s hardly news that the gastrointestinal tract is important to human health: It transports food from the mouth to the stomach, converts it into absorbable nutrients and stored energy, and shuttles waste back out of the body. If you don’t properly nourish yourself, you don’t live. It’s that simple. But in recent… Read more »

Two Parkland Suicides Highlight the Lasting Impact of Trauma. Here’s How Parents and Teachers Can Help Teens Who Are Struggling

BY JAMIE DUCHARME AND KATIE REILLY  MARCH 25, 2019 A pair of recent suicide deaths in Parkland, Fla., serve as a stark reminder of the lingering effects of trauma — and underscore the importance of providing long-term support to those who are living with its consequences. Just days after 19-year-old Sydney Aiello, who survived the mass shooting at… Read more »

Avocados Are Being Recalled in 6 States Over Listeria Concerns

BY BILLY PERRIGO MARCH 25, 2019 A California-based avocado grower has issued a recall of avocados sent to at least six U.S. states over fears they could be contaminated by potentially fatal bacteria. Henry Avocado said Saturday it was concerned the bacteria listeria monocytogenes could be present in the avocados that it had sold in… Read more »