Do We Need a Sugar Tax?

    Recent talk of a sugar tax implementation has caused quite a stir. Instead of taking a side and telling you what to believe, this article aims to lay out the facts about sugar so that you can judge for yourself. People have always been misinformed about sugar’s effect on health. While many have held the concept that too much…

How to Reduce Hearing Loss

Rapid hearing loss can occur from acoustic trauma and result in permanent cochlea damage by excessive noise levels from sources such as gunfire or explosions.  Otherwise, hearing loss is gradual and is basically a long term infringement upon the guidelines that have been set by various health associations.  A variety of activities that expose a person…

Be Informed when You Put On a Brassiere

  Throughout history, whenever women required support for their breasts, they put on some kind of bra. Today, the ubiquitous bra has evolved from its rudimentary function of breast supporter to being a form of clothing to improve a woman’s appearance.  It has even been condemned by feminists as a type of female oppression. In the face of such controversy and superficial…

Peanut Butter Facts

  Peanut butter is liked by many for its rich creamy taste and powerful nutritional punch. Cooking with peanut butter is quick, easy, and inexpensive.  But peanut butter also has a dark side.  Here is information to help you decide whether peanut butter is for you and your family. The creation of peanut butter does not involve the amalgamation of peanuts and butter…

Cataracts: Take Steps Now to Prevent Them

    Imagine living a life where you cannot see anything further than 10 feet clearly. When your vision of your loved ones and family members is constantly blurred. Welcome to the life of a cataract sufferer. This disease might start off as merely irritating, but it will soon evolve into a disease that affects not only your…

Another Case of Pharmaceutical Fraud

  The pharmaceutical industry is difficult to understand at first glance. It is governed by complex laws and even more complicated trial processes, set to try to regulate the huge money-making industry. However, this lucrative industry seems to spawn perpetrators with enough knowledge and guts to try to get around these ill-equipped safeguards. One of the most recent…