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Is a Colonoscopy Worth the Risk?

This article was previously published October 16, 2019, and has been updated with new information. Knowing your potential risk for developing cancer can help you weigh the risks against the benefits of different tests for your situation. According to the American Cancer Society,1 more than 16.9 million people in the U.S. have a history of… Read More »

Fermented Foods May Lower Your Risk of Death

This article was previously published August 6, 2020, and has been updated with new information. I’ve written many articles detailing lifestyle and dietary strategies that may decrease your COVID-19 risk by boosting your immune function and general health. Now we can add fermented foods to the list, which shouldn’t come as such a great surprise,… Read More »

Risk of Hospitalization Doubles With Delta Variant, Study Finds

The Coronavirus Pandemic liveCovid-19 Updates Coronavirus Map and Cases Florida Surge Delta Variant F.A.Q. Delta Variant Map Advertisement Continue reading the main story Coronavirus Updates The Delta variant carries a higher risk of hospitalization, a study finds. Paramedics transported a man with Covid symptoms to a hospital in Houston, Texas, earlier this week.Credit…John Moore/Getty Images Aug.… Read More »

How to live longer: Energising foods that can reduce heart disease risk and boost immunity

Nutritionist Pixie Turner is championing green foods that can provide numerous benefits, from boosting energy levels to minimising heart disease and enhancing immunity. “Spinach is a good source of folate,” Turner pointed out, adding that a deficiency in this nutrient can lead to folate deficiency anaemia. This condition “can leave you feeling tired and lacking… Read More »