All Latest Health News

  • Eating Patterns and Good Health July 16, 2014

    HealthWise Spring 2013 DAK 300x140

    For generations, people have considered two distinctly different questions about eating habits: which diet is healthiest versus which diet results in the greatest weight loss. It has long been thought that the Mediterranean approach to eating is healthy, and new ... Continue Reading

  • Eating Patterns and Good Health July 16, 2014

    HealthWise Spring 2013 DAK 300x140

    For generations, people have considered two distinctly different questions about eating habits: which diet is healthiest versus which diet results in the greatest weight loss. It has long been thought that the Mediterranean approach to eating is healthy, and new ... Continue Reading

  • Artificial Sweeteners vs. Sugar May 13, 2014

    HW Spring2014 Web Sweet Life

    When you reach for the artificial sweetener, do you pick the pink, nab a yellow, prefer the blue or go green? The difference may be less important than you think.

    Each of the sweeteners contains a different FDA-approved main ingredient. For ... Continue Reading

  • Stay Strong, Flexible and Balanced with Exercise May 13, 2014

    HW Spring 2014 Web Tipping point 300x188

    Much of life is a balancing act…from learning to sit up as an infant through avoiding falls in the later years. Balance is the ability to distribute your weight in a way that enables you to remain upright ... Continue Reading

  • Artificial Sweeteners vs. Sugar May 13, 2014

    HW Spring2014 Web Sweet Life

    When you reach for the artificial sweetener, do you pick the pink, nab a yellow, prefer the blue or go green? The difference may be less important than you think.

    Each of the sweeteners contains a different FDA-approved main ingredient. For ... Continue Reading

  • Stay Strong, Flexible and Balanced with Exercise May 13, 2014

    HW Spring 2014 Web Tipping point 300x188

    Much of life is a balancing act…from learning to sit up as an infant through avoiding falls in the later years. Balance is the ability to distribute your weight in a way that enables you to remain upright ... Continue Reading

  • Yogurt Culture January 27, 2014

    Health Wise Winter 2014 FINAL DD11

    Yogurt is recognized as a solid nutritional choice that delivers multiple benefits with each spoonful. It is made from pasteurized milk that has been fermented, and contains active cultures known as probiotics. Probiotics are live microbial food ingredients that, ... Continue Reading

  • Medical Mysteries – Sneeze, Shivers, Yawns, Goose Bumps and Hiccups January 27, 2014

    Health Wise Winter 2014 FINAL DD1

    The miracles of the human body are on continual display each day. Even involuntary actions, such as sneezing and shivering, help our bodies function optimally.

    The big sneeze.

    Every time we breathe in foreign particles, sensors in our noses and sinuses ... Continue Reading

  • Allergies: Food Allergies January 27, 2014

    Health Wise Winter 2014 FINAL DD3

    Peanut-free tables in school cafeterias, grade schoolers armed with EpiPens…it is impossible to miss the signs of almost 15 million Americans who cope with increasingly prevalent food allergies. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, between 1997 ... Continue Reading

  • GMOs – Genetically Modified Organisms August 27, 2013

    HealthWise-Fall-2013-FINAL-DD111

    Although we have been ingesting them for the last two decades, foods that are Genetically Modified Organisms, (or GMOs…also referred to as GE, for genetically engineered) are currently the subject of intense scrutiny.

    GMOs were introduced 20 years ago as a possible solution to world ... Continue Reading