Tag Archives: Women’s Health

Good Oral Health

Is there a relationship between good oral health and good health overall? Have you heard about a lollipop and chewing gum that fight cavities? The health of your oral cavity – mouth, teeth and gums – plays an important role in your overall health. For example, studies have shown a...
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Are You Getting Enough Vitamin D?

Depending on age and gender, 30 to 70 percent of Americans are deficient in vitamin D. While most people don’t have any symptoms, some experience muscle pain or general muscle weakness. Vitamin D improves muscle strength, bone health, immune function, and reduces inflammation. Scientists are just beginning to appreciate the...
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Your Attitude Can Affect Your Health

Research suggests that your attitude can actually influence your health – and it’s not just your emotional well-being that is at stake. A study among 3000 British adults found attitude affects stress hormones and inflammatory markers. An earlier study found pessimistic men have twice the risk of developing heart disease;...
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What are the health benefits of Green Tea?

At the 6th Annual International Conference on Frontiers in Cancer Prevention Research, Rutgers investigators announced that rats fed a diet equivalent to 4-6 cups of Green Tea, in humans, were 55% less likely to develop colon cancer and among those that did, the tumors were 45% smaller compared to the...
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