Browsing the "Health Briefs" Category

Nature’s Own Sports Drink

June 14th, 2013 | by naatlstaff

If Mother Nature chose an ideal sports drink for light-to-medium exercise, it might be coconut water, the clear liquid found [&hellip

Healthy Metal

June 14th, 2013 | by naatlstaff

In the United States, healthcare-acquired infections (HAI) result in 100,000 deaths annually and add an estimated $45 billion to healthcare [&hellip

A Bevy of Berry Benefits

June 14th, 2013 | by naatlstaff

Delectable strawberries serve up some sweet health benefits. Studying the effects of strawberries on cardiovascular health, heart disease and diabetes, [&hellip

Iced Tea has Issues

June 14th, 2013 | by naatlstaff

It is peak season for iced tea, but this warm-weather favorite may not be the ideal choice to counter dehydration. [&hellip

Kudos for Kale

June 14th, 2013 | by naatlstaff

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s new food pyramid, MyPlate (, is based on its 2010 Dietary Guidelines for Americans, aimed [&hellip

Don’t Worry, Be Healthy

May 29th, 2013 | by naatlstaff

The adage, “Don’t worry, be happy,” captures the essence of the first-ever metastudy of the relationship between happiness and heart [&hellip

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