Category: Whole Food Plant Based Diets

view post The Practice of Listening to Find Purpose

“Let yourself be silently drawn by the strange pull of what you really love. It will not lead you astray.”

view post Medical News Today: World’s first blood test for celiac disease in sight

By pinpointing the molecules that people with celiac disease release after gluten exposure, scientists step closer to a diagnostic blood

view post Medical News Today: Swollen gum around one tooth: What to know

Many different issues can cause a swollen gum around one tooth, including periodontal disease or a dental abscess. Learn more

view post Medical News Today: What to know about ingrown toenail surgery

When ingrown toenails are not treatable at home, a doctor may recommend minor surgery. Learn about the recovery time, risks,

view post Medical News Today: Can receding gums grow back? What to know

Once the gums recede, they cannot grow back. However, many dental treatments can help restore the gums around the teeth.

view post Medical News Today: Focus boosting drugs not worth the risks, studies warn

New research finds that using focus boosting drugs without a prescription has few benefits and may affect memory and sleep

view post Is there a role for surgery in treating Hashimoto’s thyroiditis?

Autoimmune disease occurs when the body’s immune system attacks its own tissues, mistakenly sensing them as foreign. When the body

view post Popular drugs used for treating enlarged prostates associated with high-grade prostate cancer

If a man has an enlarged prostate, there’s a good chance he’ll be treated with a type of drug called

view post Medical News Today: Replacing ‘beef with chicken’ could reduce breast cancer risk

The role of nutrition in cancer is a hot topic. A new study concludes that red meat increases the risk

view post Medical News Today: Physical fitness may help prevent depression, anxiety

Although exercise can improve mental health, little is known about whether physical fitness can reduce the risk of developing mental

view post Medical News Today: Is it a yeast infection or a urinary tract infection?

Urinary tract infections (UTIs) and yeast infections share some similarities, but they have distinct symptoms and treatment options. Learn about

view post Medical News Today: What to know about natural sweeteners

Stevia, monk fruit, and erythritol are suitable natural sweeteners for people with diabetes and people following a ketogenic diet. Learn

view post Medical News Today: Plant based diet may reduce cardiovascular death risk by 32%

More plant based foods and fewer animal products may be the key to optimal heart health and lowering the risk

view post Medical News Today: Investigating ‘spin’ in scientific journals

Do researchers use spin to enhance their findings? A recent investigation into psychology and psychiatry journals concludes that they do.

view post Medical News Today: Pimple scab remedies

When pimples form, people may pick or pop them, which might cause a scab to form. Protecting the area from

view post Medical News Today: Fat burning heart rate: Everything you need to know

A person’s fat burning heart rate depends on their age. Staying within this heart rate range during exercise is supposed

view post Medical News Today: What to know about split nails

A split nail can occur for many reasons, including trauma or injury to the area. Home remedies involve holding the

view post Medical News Today: Can the moon really influence your health?

People have long believed that the moon could influence their sleep, their mood, even their fertility. Are any of these

view post Medical News Today: What can cause anal swelling?

Many factors can cause anal swelling, or a swollen anus, which can be itchy or painful. Home remedies and treatments

view post Medical News Today: Salicylic acid vs. benzoyl peroxide: What to know

Salicylic acid and benzoyl peroxide are two common ingredients in acne medications. Learn about the benefits and side effects of