August 2008
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Cholesterol’s Greatest Enemies

There are a few buzzword-foods that we all know are biggies in the no no department when it comes to keeping our cholesterol in check.  These foods are chock full of unhealthy saturated fats, and they can play havoc on your cholesterol levels – your bad cholesterol levels, that is, if you consume them [...]

Red Bull and Heart Damage?

Yeah!  Just for a brief jolt of energy, you may actually be risking damaging your heart, according to a study that was recently done which doesnt’ sound like it was a very comprehensive one, but it still leads me to believe there is some sort of concern that should be heeded when it comes [...]

FDA Says Plastic Chemical is Safe

Well, remember all the recent hoopla about the chemicals in plastic not being safe to drink out of or heat your food in microwaves with?  Well, it seems the good old FDA has claimed the chemicals in plastic are safe.  Well, I feel better now, don’t you?  And yes, I’m being facetious in case [...]

Chantix Quit Smoking Drug Side Effects

There is a drug out that is said to be very good at helping people quit smoking, in fact so good that it has given the staple quitting smoking patch, the nicotine patch, a run for it’s money when it comes to success rates at getting people to cut the addiction to smoking.  However, [...]

Review : Honest Tea

I can now honestly (no pun intended) say that I have tried the most true tasting, fresh bottle tea there is on the market – at least that I’ve personally tried so far, in the organic brand tea called Honest Tea. I purchased the “Just Green Tea” one that has only 100% green tea [...]