Who is the real Killer?

jamaica-gleanFasting no longer necessary before cholesterol test, experts say – Medical News Today Apart from Denmark, all countries require that patients fast for at least 8 hours before checking their cholesterol and triglyceride levels – referred to as “lipid profile.” In Denmark, non-fasting blood sampling has been in use since 2009. Arguing …Fox NewsTech Times…

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How healthy is your Cereal Breakfast?

CNN Documentary on Processed Food Industry In the featured documentary, CNN Money reporter Cristina Alesci goes behind the scenes to investigate “the vast system behind every meal,” looking at how our food system has changed in recent decades, and what it has done to food safety and human health. Divided into four segments, the video…

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Sriracha the New Hot Chili Sauce?

  What is Sriracha? Sriracha is a type of chili sauce mostly used in Thailand or in South East Asia. The hot sauce is made of chili peppers, distilled vinegar, garlic, sugar and salt. The sauce is named after the a coastal city of Si Racha, in Chonburi Provinde of eastern Thailand but nobody knows…

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How effective are Cholesterol-lowering Drugs?

An often-used method of calculating a person’s risk of heart attack or stroke in the next five years could be overestimating the actual risk, say researchers in the US. This, in turn, leads to doctors unnecessarily prescribing cholesterol-lowering drugs. It was published in 2013 and was “considered an important step forward,” said the study. Read:…

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Valentine’s Day Celebration in a Different Way

Neighbor Newspapers – Buckhead boy making Valentine s Day special for homeless by Neig    hbor Staff Neighbor Newspapers Charlie Plyler stands by a car loaded with shoeboxes to be donated to the homeless last year. / Special Photo slideshow One Buckhead boy is hoping to fill 2,000 homeless people’s hearts with love this Valentine’s…

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What Is The Cave-man Diet?

 What Means Paleo Diet – Why So Much Confusion About This Diet?      Did you know that the British Dietetic Association judged the paleo diet a “Jurassic fad” and listed it as one of the five worst celebrity-endorsed diets in 2015?   For medical reason a diet with few processed foods, less sugar and…

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