Disease

6 Ways to Manage Pain According to Ayurveda

Chronic widespread pain affects one in ten people globally and is a leading…


What’s the Deal with Menopause and Insulin Resistance? A Story of Two Hormones

Menopause is associated with several changes we might be familiar with—loss of…


A Healthy Heart Starts With a Healthy Mouth

According to the U.S. surgeon general’s office the mouth is a mirror of health…


The Bidirectional Relationship Between Cancer and the Microbiome

Christina A Nowicki Christina is currently a Ph.D. candidate at Rush…


Professional Athletes Who Turned Their Health Around With Intermittent Fasting

Intermittent fasting has become a popular way to improve one's health on…


4 Ways a Ketogenic Diet Might Stave Off Alzheimer’s Disease 

By now you’ve probably heard the buzz about the ketogenic diet – a low-carb,…


New FDA-Approved Anti-Obesity Drug, Semaglutide, Isolated From Most Unlikely Source

A new anti-obesity drug – WegovyTM (semaglutide) – was approved by the FDA last…


Jumping genes: One Clue in Our Understanding of the Dark Genome

We know that the difference between Cabernet-Sauvignon and Chardonnay is red…


What’s the Deal with Endometriosis?  A hard-to-diagnose condition gives sufferers few options

That good ole time of the month. There is nothing we can do to change it, but…


The Exercise Resolution: A DIY Solution

The cold winter months bring a screeching halt to many exercise programs every…