Tag Archives: digestive problems

Preventing brain shrink

Time and time again studies show the benefits of good ole fish oil. The latest study in Neurology shows that a healthy dose of omega-3-rich fish oil can help you keep a youthful and active brain all the way into … Continue reading

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A real pain in the gut

The cells that line the lumen of the intestine prevent food particles, fungus, bacteria and bacterial products from leaking into the body. These cells are held together by “tight junctions.” Several things we do and eat can actually destroy these … Continue reading

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Gum disease horrors

Keep up with those pearly whites and gums. Especially if you are preggo – or want to be. New research mentioned by the CDC indicates that women with periodontal disease up their risk for pre-term or low-birth weight babies, causing … Continue reading

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