Archive for April, 2012


This Simple Technique May Help You Beat Breast Cancer

Posted on April 27th, 2012 by Elaine Rosales  |  1 Comment »

Women diagnosed with breast cancer are encouraged to implement natural lifestyle changes to help improve their chances of recovery. One simple but efficient strategy is to start a regular exercise program. According to a new study, breast cancer patients who started exercising regularly after six months of diagnosis have lowered their chances of dying by […]


Why Is the FDA Planning to Make Prescription Drugs OTC?

Posted on April 20th, 2012 by Elaine Rosales  |  1 Comment »

Drugs for chronic diseases are usually bought with a doctor’s prescription, but the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is now eyeing changes to this practice. They recently held a two-day meeting to discuss whether medications for chronic diseases like high cholesterol, high blood pressure, asthma, and migraine should still require a prescription. They claim […]


School Lunches Contain “Pink Slime”: Will You Let Your Child Eat Them?

Posted on April 13th, 2012 by Elaine Rosales  |  2 Comments »

The “Mystery Meat” served in school cafeterias all over the world has always been the subject of jokes. But with recent developments, this should no longer be a laughing matter. The USDA, aiming to reduce its budget for the school lunch program, has ordered seven million pounds of Lean Beef Trimmings or “pink slime” from […]