Monthly Archives: February 2012

New Study: Sleeping Pills Increase Death Risk

A new study is quite alarming for the millions of people who rely on sleeping pills for a good nights sleep. The study reported people that take 132 or more sleeping pills per year have a 5 time greater risk … Continue reading

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New Study: Omega-3 Fatty Acids Keep Brain Sharp And Healthy

A new study shows people lacking Omega-3 fatty acids are more likely to suffer earlier brain aging. This is another study showing just how important omega-3 fatty acids are for optimum health. Dr. Zaldy Tan from the UCLA Easton Center … Continue reading

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Another Birth Control Recall

Glenmark Generics Incorporated is recalling 7 lots of birth control pills due to packaging error. This is the second birth control recall this year, the last recall was Pfizer lo/Ovral-28 tablets. Today’s culprit is from Glenmark Generics and the pills … Continue reading

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Flu Season Has Officially Started According To CDC

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Friday (02-24-12) that the flu season has officially started. This is the latest start of a flu season in 24 years and it is also one of the mildest according to CDC … Continue reading

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Colonoscopies Save Lives-Period

Another study shows that colonoscopies cut the risk of colon cancer death in half. During colonoscopies precancerous growths are removed, colonoscopies are also more likely to detect polyps when compared to stool blood tests. The early detection and removal of growths and polyps in … Continue reading

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