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Work-Related Stress Linked to Certain Cancers

March 22, 2017

“This job is killing me!” You’ve probably muttered that phrase to yourself at least a time or two, but chances are you didn’t really mean it. Work-related stress is a fact of life, and we almost never stop to think about how... read more

Fish Oil Fights Against Cancer Genes

March 9, 2017

My mother always had a famous saying when we sat down for family meals. “If you don’t eat it for dinner, you eat it for breakfast.” And she meant it. I recall many evenings sitting at the dinner table pushing my food around on... read more

Drinking Coffee on an Empty Stomach Could Have Negative Health Consequences

February 23, 2017

There’s basically an unspoken rule in my house that no one is allowed to talk to me until I’ve had my morning cup of coffee. Let me assure you, it’s in everyone’s best interest. You see, it doesn’t... read more

Toilet Talk: What Your Bathroom Visits Say about Your Health

February 9, 2017

I don’t mean to brag, but becoming a mother has made me an expert in several different areas. I can translate toddler babble, decipher scribble drawings, read storybooks in a variety of character voices, and I can turn just about anything into a song or a... read more

Ways for Women to Prevent Colon Cancer

January 12, 2017

As women, we do our fair share to protect ourselves against cancer. We schedule annual mammograms, stay current with pap smears and HPV screenings, and we have our skin checked regularly by a dermatologist. It seems like we have all our bases covered, right?

Think again.<... read more