Dying cancer patient takes on Monsanto in first trial over weed killer risk; Compulsive video-game playing now considered mental health condition; Goop launching new products, making wellness stories more transparent (from “rigorously tested” to “for your enjoyment” for the wacky stuff); Plant that causes third-degree burns, blindness found in Virginia??; Everything you need to know about added sugars (and how to avoid them); A look back at the rise and fall of Elizabeth Holmes (could face decades in prison) and her blood testing startup; Cannabis 101: where entrepreneurs, lawyers and caregivers go to learn.
Do religious people really live longer than atheists? And the study says…..YES; David Spade donates $100,000 to help those affected by mental illness; Moon milk is latest wellness trend determined to give you good night’s sleep; Rare tick inexplicably turns up in…Arkansas; What to know about pea protein; How CVS Health benefits from AT&T-Time Warner decision; Why you should avoid activated charcoal; The return of the women’s libido pill…and all of the controversy..
Young Mississippi girl’s sudden paralysis caused by a tick on her scalp??!; Johnny Depp puts thin frame and man bun on display amidst fans’ concern for his health…as he puffs on cigarette and like, whatever; Study says erectile dysfunction indicates risk of heart disease; Next big grain freekeh – like quinoa on steriods?; The unexpected symptom that finally led to Maria Menounos’ brain tumor diagnosis; A more grounded ‘In Goop Health’ Wellness Summit (now in its 2nd year); Medications & depression; Joy Behar’s “avocado hand”; “Nightfood” bars.
Want your child to eat (almost) everything? There is a way; New data presented at Nutrition 2018 – the flagship meeting of the American Society for Nutrition – confirms health benefits of plant-based diet; Researchers identify new type of depression that has something to do w/protein; Not having close friendships — as bad for you as smoking??; Melatonin drinks that might help you sleep better; The water bottle that wants to change your life; Reddi-Wip coconut milk whipped cream.
Welcome to the ‘Hotel Influenza’ where you can check out any time you like, but you can never leave…at least, not w/out intentionally exposing yourself to the influenza virus…but for $3500, such a lovely place…such a lovely place….; Magic ingredient in Silicon Valley’s favorite ‘bleeding’ veggie burger now under fire; Salmonella outbreak, pre-cut melon; Frozen chicken recall, Tyson Foods; Google’s salad emoji (now vegan-friendly); Clif Energy Granola; Wine-infused…water.
Do you have the right stuff to be a stool donor?; No one is eating enough vegetables so broccoli…coffee now exists; Non-drinkers just as likely to miss work as heavy drinkers; KFC testing vegetarian fried chicken in U.K.; Cauliflower taking over freezer aisles (Here’s what’s worth your money from Trader Joe’s); Dog flu – next pandemic?; The juice cleanse that Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest are on; Best, healthiest sparkling waters; Our obsession w/ghee; Summertime…sadness?; Coffee perk.
Study finds > 11 million Americans may have incorrect prescriptions for aspirin, statins, and blood pressure medications; Parents, schools step up efforts to combat food-allergy bullying; Grocery stores – going to put mental-health DNA tests on the shelves?; Common myths about ticks debunked; Eating for brain health; Vegetarians’ favorite shopping destination (not what you think); Casper’s $35 nap pillow (just like it sounds).
More millennials are getting bowel cancer?? Why the spike when overall figures are on decline?; Apple finally addresses phone addiction problems and it’s kind of…depressing; Melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer, on rise among middle-aged men (by age 65, men twice as likely as women of same age to get it); Tyson wants you to eat protein chips made w/”upcycled” chicken bits??; What you need to know about at-home sleep tests; Why therapist might balk if you ask for letter requesting need for support dog on flight; Protein cookies that are actually pretty good for you; 11 reasons too much sugar is bad for you; The beet pizza crust that will make you forget all about cauliflower…
Apple plans to roll out new features today to help combat a problem it helped create — phone addiction! [What say you, Simon Cowell??]; Many breast cancer patients can skip chemo, study finds; People are still getting sick/dying from tainted lettuce and experts are stumped; Tennessee is latest state to report an outbreak of hepatitis A; Famous faces of osteoporosis; Another reason to drink green tea; Turmeric facts & myths; Depp warmed over.
Start colon and rectal cancer screenings at 45, not 50, American Cancer Society urges; Ava, maker of fertility-tracking bracelet, raises $30M to double down on women’s health; Study finds artificial intelligence better than dermatologists at detecting skin cancers??; How wellness pros supercharge their water; Why putting bone broth [?] in your smoothies is about to be next big thing; What Jeff Bezos and hospice patients say you will regret most in life; Further proof that triclosan, which is in hundreds of everyday products, is bad for us; The nutritional scoop on Costco’s $5 “healthy” acai bowls; Alt-milk.