Diet


Roundup: More Recalls of Blood Pressure Meds;...

More Blood Pressure Meds Recalled Over Potential Cancer-Causing Impurity The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has added to its list of recalled blood pressure...

November 30, 2018 / 3 min read


#BaptistHealthy Recipe: Roasted Brussels Sprouts

Looking for a dish to bring to a holiday potluck? Brussels sprouts are in the cruciferous vegetable family which also includes broccoli, cauliflower and cabbage. Brussels...

November 19, 2018 / 1 min read


Updated Cholesterol Guidelines Stress Personalized Care, Healthier...

More “personalized” risk assessments and a stronger emphasis on a healthy lifestyle are part of the updated key recommendations in the 2018 cholesterol guidelines from...

November 19, 2018 / 3 min read


#BaptistHealthy Recipe: Baked Pumpkin Spice Oatmeal (Video)

Looking for something else you can do with that bottle of pumpkin spice? Try this alternative way to preparing oatmeal. Baking oatmeal provides a different...

November 16, 2018 / 2 min read


Roundup: Screenings for ‘Unhealthy Alcohol Use;’ Salmonella...

U.S. Panel: Adults Should be Screened for ‘Unhealthy Alcohol Use’ All adults, including pregnant women, should be screened for “unhealthy alcohol use” by their primary...

November 16, 2018 / 3 min read


Healthy Recipe:  Pickled Chili Lime Mango with...

Plant-based foods are one of the best sources of antioxidants, which can lower your cholesterol and reduce your risk of heart disease, cancer and other...

November 12, 2018 / 2 min read


Healthy Recipe: Cannelinni Beans & Escarole Spaghetti...

A well-balanced Plant Strong diet may reduce the risks of many chronic diseases like heart disease, high blood pressure, diabetes, obesity, digestive disorders and cancers. ...

November 9, 2018 / 2 min read


Roundup: Adult Flu Vaccinations Decline; Oral Hygiene...

CDC: Last Season’s Adult Flu Vaccination Rate Was Lowest in Years Just over 37 percent of U.S. adults got their flu shot during the 2017–18...

October 26, 2018 / 4 min read


Can Diabetics Benefit from Planned Intermittent Fasting?

With a still-strong obesity epidemic, cases of type 2 diabetes are increasingly being diagnosed in children, teens, and young adults — although the chronic disease...

October 25, 2018 / 3 min read