Colon Cancer and Its Relationship to Lifestyle and the Microbiome

Global deaths attributable to diabetes and colon cancer are on the incline over the last 20 years, increasing by 90% and 57%, respectively. Colorectal cancer affects approximately 1 out of every 23 (4.3%) men and 1 in every 25 (4.0%) women. It is a slow-developing condition that requires immediate and intense intervention to ensure survival. … Continue reading Colon Cancer and Its Relationship to Lifestyle and the Microbiome

5 Guilt-Free Desserts Even Sweet Tooths Will Love!

Who doesn't love good desserts? It doubles the special treat if they are guilt-free, am I right? Well, here are 5 delicious guilt-free desserts that even sweet-tooth people will love. Who said desserts cannot be healthy, delicious, and addictive? Here are the 5 best examples of healthy desserts that are easy to do, yummy, and … Continue reading 5 Guilt-Free Desserts Even Sweet Tooths Will Love!

Does Marijuana Kill Brain Cells?

by Ayotola Ogunsipe, edited by Christopher M. Cirino, DO MPH As of 2021, marijuana is currently legal in eighteen of the United States; 15 additional states have decriminalized use. It appears that the bad reputation it has garnered over the years is gradually diminishing. The renewed interest comes amid marijuana's possible benefits in chronic pain, … Continue reading Does Marijuana Kill Brain Cells?

Is Coffee Harmful to Your Health?

Is Coffee Harmful to Your Health? A Daily Apple on the Effects of Caffeine in Coffee and other foods. There's something incredibly soothing about waking up to the smell of freshly brewed coffee. However, millions of coffee drinkers don't just take their cup of joe daily because of its aroma; it's also a delight because … Continue reading Is Coffee Harmful to Your Health?

What is the Best Diet to Lose Weight?

Choosing the best diet for you is a lot like a labyrinth; it's easy to get lost and sometimes it requires trial-and-error.

Fasting: Are There Health Benefits?

Fasting is gaining increasing attention as a potential method to optimize weight and reverse insulin resistance. Can fasting be a helpful practice on the road to optimal health? Here is a quick overview on fasting, types of fasting, and benefits. Early Studies on Mechanism of Fasting We owe much of our knowledge to what happens … Continue reading Fasting: Are There Health Benefits?