Wellness Resources

January 17, 2022

The circadian clock in heart failure

Disrupting circadian rhythms, which change naturally on a 24-hour cycle, has been implicated in heart disease, but it is unclear how it leads to the condition. […]
January 13, 2022

Green-med diet seems to slow age-related neurodegeneration, study finds

A green Mediterranean diet, high in polyphenols and low in red and processed meat, seems to slow age-related brain atrophy, according to a new study. The […]
January 12, 2022

BPA exposure of the placenta could affect fetal brain development

Scientists demonstrate the direct transmission of bisphenol A (BPA) from a mother to her developing child via the placenta could negatively impact fetal brain development.
January 7, 2022

Teens not getting enough sleep may consume 4.5 extra pounds of sugar during a school year

The results found that teenagers undergoing short sleep consumed more foods that were likely to spike blood sugar fast — things like foods high in carbs […]
December 16, 2021

How diet influences taste sensitivity and preference

What you eat influences your taste for what you might want to eat next. So claims a University of California, Riverside, study performed on fruit flies. […]