High Blood Pressure Medication Recalled After Potentially ‘Life-Threatening’ Labeling Mistake

High Blood Pressure Medication Recalled After Potentially ‘Life-Threatening’ Labeling Mistake

A blood pressure medication from Accord Healthcare was recalled due to an error in labeling. The good news is that the FDA has not received any reports of adverse events connected to the recall. The bad news is that this mix-up could lead to life-threatening situations. A pharmacy found a 100-count bottle labeled as 12.5-milligram…

The Truth About Soda and Your Bone Health

The Truth About Soda and Your Bone Health

Researchers studied postmenopausal women who drank 14 servings of soda per week had a 26% increased risk of a hip fracture. What’s really interesting, however, is that the risk for those who drank about the same amount of caffeine-free soda jumped to 32%. Now, these groups drinking 2 servings per day were compared to women…

One Person Has Died and Eight More Hospitalized Due to Salmonella Linked to Ground Beef

One Person Has Died and Eight More Hospitalized Due to Salmonella Linked to Ground Beef

What Strain Of Salmonella Was Found? The strain in question is called Salmonella Dublin. It is a dangerous bacteria that can cause serious disease and even death in cattle. It is less severe for humans but can lead to bloodstream infections and long hospital stays. Numbers are on the rise and infection can be difficult…

What Are the Best Gut-Healing Vitamins Available?

What Are the Best Gut-Healing Vitamins Available?

Walk into any pharmacy or food store, and you’ll probably find shelves stocked with dietary supplements. You know how overwhelming it feels if you’ve ever walked down the supplement aisle. Rows and rows of bottles fighting for your attention, labels crammed with promises of improved digestion, increased energy, no-bloat bellies – you name it! It’s…

Top 9 Natural Gut Health Supplements

Top 9 Natural Gut Health Supplements

A wise saying goes: “When in doubt, start with the gut.” In other words, if you’re struggling with health symptoms, you can take comfort in knowing that healing the gut is the right place to start. We’re not just referring to digestive symptoms, either. Chronic low energy, joint pain, acne, eczema, depression, low immunity, and difficulty losing…

What Is Gut Health?

What Is Gut Health?

A Personal Note: Knowledge is power. If you are experiencing trouble with your gut, understanding what constitutes a healthy gut is an important first step. What Is Gut Health? Your gut refers to your digestive system, in particular, everything from your stomach to your colon. Your gut is often referred to as your “second brain”…

13 Delicious Foods To Support Healthy Blood Pressure Levels

13 Delicious Foods To Support Healthy Blood Pressure Levels

According to the American College of Cardiology and American Heart Association’s 2017 Hypertension Guideline, 47.3% of American adults (116 million) have hypertension. Also known as high blood pressure. Hypertension and its effects are an area of great concern for the overall health and wellness of the US. To make matters worse, it’s estimated that only…