Is A Paleo Diet Good For You?

Paleo is a diet that is based on the types of foods presumed to have been eaten by the early humans who lived around 10,000 years ago. Loren Cordain, who wrote the book about the paleo diet claims that by eating like the prehistoric ancestors we are likely to be leaner and less likely to... Read More

How Does Soda Really Affect Your Brain?

Soda is one of the most consumed beverages second to water, yet its effects on the brain cannot be ignored. Certain ingredients in soda such as caffeine and artificial sweeteners have known side effects that hinder normal brain activities. What Is Soda Brain? According to a recent discovery by scientists, people who drink sugary beverages... Read More

What Is An Alligator Pear?

For most people the first time they hear the term “alligator pear”, they are quite perplexed… and understandably so! It’s not a name that is thrown around often. However, once you learn what the name is referring to, then you’ll probably understand why this common fruit can also be called by this strange name. The... Read More

Pandemics Throughout History

With the continued spread of the coronavirus, many people are wondering if this disease has officially been labeled a pandemic. This post will go over what a pandemic is and provide a brief history of pandemics throughout history. What Is A Pandemic? When discussing the spread of a disease, there are three potential scenarios: Outbreak... Read More

What Is COPD?

According to the American Lung Association, nearly 16 million Americans have been diagnosed with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder(COPD) and millions more are living with it undiagnosed. Despite a large number of patients who are being treated, many Americans still do not know what COPD is or how it is treated. This article will go over... Read More

What You Need To Know About Coronavirus

On January 31st, 2020, American Airlines and Delta Airlines announced that they were suspending all flights too and from China, where a new form of the coronavirus has resulted in widespread illness. Coronavirus Outbreak Kills Hundreds This new mutation of the coronavirus, named 2019-nCoV, is believed to have made the jump from animals to humans.... Read More