White House health officials: up-to-date vaccines key to move on from Covid

White House public health officials offered cautious optimism that Americans could begin to move on from coronavirus, but cautioned that keeping immunity vaccination up-to-date and combating scientific disinformation remained key for the country to successfully emerge from the three-year Covid-19 pandemic. “If you look at where we were a year ago at this time, when … Read more

As N.S. town grapples with youth mental health, parents search for solutions | Globalnews.ca

  Warning: This story contains content that may be disturbing to some readers. Discretion is advised.  The Mental Health & Addictions Provincial Crisis Line can be reached at 1-888-429-8167. More resources are listed below. Three years after her daughter lost her battle with her mental health struggles, Kelly Mitchell is still coming to terms with … Read more

Paleo Theory: Dietary Changes Over the Millenia and Effects on Human Health

Three Europe-based researchers have attempted to summarize what we know about dietary changes over the course of human and cultural evolution, and the effects on our health. Well worth a read if you have the time, intelligence, and interest in the paleo diet. A quote: Perhaps the most significant aspect of the present concerns the … Read more

From The Sugar Happy Kitchen: Low-Carb & Vegan Holiday Recipes – Diabetes Health

By Nadia Al-Samarrie In this special Low-Carb Holiday Recipe digital magazine, we bring you some easy-to-make traditional dishes (and some not so traditional) that you can prepare for warm and festive holiday meals. The recipes are excerpted from the “Sugar Happy Kitchen.” (Input The Sugar Happy Kitchen in your browser to reach our online site.) … Read more

Apricots : Health and Nutrition Benefits

Apricots (Prunus armeniaca) are stone fruits also known as Armenian plums. Round and yellow, they look like a smaller version of a peach but share the tartness of purple plums. They’re extremely nutritious and have many health benefits, such as improved digestion and eye health. Here are nine health and nutrition benefits of apricots. 1. Very … Read more

Sometimes I Worry That I Am Just Not That Great at Diabetes Self Management – Diabetes Health

Diabetes Health  I watch all these friends with diabetes who own their diabetes. They appear to master it. They have gadgets and gizmos, and they know how to use them. The lines on their blood sugar graphs look amazingly steady. I’m unsure if they master it or are just posting a series of good days. … Read more

True Stories: One Woman Goes from Lawyering to Leaping to Boost Her Mental Health and Well-Being.

Podcast: Play in new window | Download This interview is part of the ongoing podcast series “True Stories,” where I have conversations with lawyers about their journeys through mental health challenges and well-being triumphs. In this podcast interview, I speak with Rosari Sarasvaty who grew up in Indonesia and earned law a law degree there … Read more

Diabetes Basics: A1c versus Time in Range – Diabetes Health

Diabetes Health Staff Almost every person who has diabetes knows that the HbA1c (hemoglobin A1c) test is one of the best tools available for tracking your overall blood sugar level for the last 90 days. For example, one person may register a blood glucose level of 8.2 mg/dL at the start of January but then … Read more

How Excess Weight Affects Your Health?

Obesity is a significant health issue in the United States. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than one-third of American adults are obese. Obesity can cause various health problems, including heart disease, stroke, type 2 diabetes, and cancer. One of the best ideas to address this is by choosing bariatric surgery. … Read more

Fifth Covid vaccine ‘not recommended’ in Australia amid rising cases, says health minister – video

Health minister Mark Butler says that although there are rising case numbers and a ‘soup of variants’, Atagi is not advising Australians to get a fifth covid vaccination dose. New booster recommendations will be made in early 2023 in preparation for the southern hemisphere winter, Butler says. The health minister said Atagi had watched a … Read more