Category Archives: Health News

6 Ways to Make Your Morning Coffee Even Healthier !

HEALTH  >  Home  &  Nutrition Cynthia Sass, MPH, RD May 11, 2018   Coffee lovers have happily embraced the headlines about the health perks of java: Aside from supplying a significant dose of antioxidants, a daily coffee habit may also help ward off a host of ailments, including type 2 diabetes, Parkinson’s, and colon and breast cancers. To… Read more »

6 Reasons to Get Your Dairy

WebMD Diet & Weight Management By Elaine Magee, MPH, RD Low-fat dairy offers many health benefits and a happy Shavous ! I’ll admit to being part of the Baby Boomer generation, albeit one of the younger members. If you’re a Boomer, too, you probably recall that many of us grew up drinking milk at every… Read more »

The CDC Is Telling Consumers to Stay Away from Romaine. Here’s What You Should Eat Instead

TIME  >  Health By Jamie Ducharme April 26, 2018 As cases pile up in a nationwide E. coli outbreak, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is giving some out-of-character advice: Don’t eat romaine lettuce. That (temporary) admonition of the vegetable is meant to prevent the spread of food-borne illness, since the CDC has… Read more »


AT HOME WITH INYAN February 21, 2018 BY ALEX GANS “Good morning. This is a nurse at the emergency room of Moses Taylor Hospital calling. We wanted to let you know the police brought your father in during the night.”  So began our family’s medical saga involving my elderly father, at 5:30 a.m. that morning. My… Read more »

Women’s Hearts: How Women Can Walk Away From Heart Failure !

JoAnn E. Manson, MD, DrPH Disclosures | March 19, 2018 Hello. This is Dr JoAnn Manson, professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts. I’d like to talk with you about a study[1] that was reported at the recent American College of Cardiology conference on the potential role of physical activity—specifically… Read more »