Entries by Jay Wojcik

10 Common Food Safety Mistakes

Gloria Kent, the Content Manager for  Recommendedthings.com,  shared that when we eat we often make mistakes which could create problems over a period of time. We avoid some basic safety factors to be kept in mind when it comes to foods. For example, not keeping the food properly stored and closed, not checking on the contents before […]

5 Ways Your Financial Health Will Lead to Your Physical Health

Carly Fauth <carlyfauth@moneycrashers.com> shared that “Healthy, wealthy, and wise” is a tall order, but did you know how closely-linked health and wealth actually are? We often see how healthy financially-successful people are. But what if one could not truly exist and be maintained without the other? Keeping your finances in order and organized can help […]

4 Ways Strength Training Can Make You An Awesome Runner

Sebastian Gonzales, DC, CSCS, owner and operater of  Performance Place Sports Care & Chiropractic, a sports-injury rehab clinic in Huntington Beach, California, shared with Good Health Update that The use of power measurements to guide training and improve performance has been around for decades among competitive cyclists—in large part because power meters have been around for […]

Google algorithms see heart attack risk by looking at our eyes

Drew Harwell and Carolyn Y. Johnson shared in The Washington Post that by looking at the human eye, Google’s algorithms were able to predict whether someone had high blood pressure or was at risk of a heart attack or stroke, Google researchers said Monday, opening a new opportunity for artificial intelligence in the vast and […]

Food allergy bullying is no laughing matter

Dr. Sai Nimmagadda shared with Advocate Children’s Hospital that there is a new trend that is endangering children with allergies called food allergy bullying. Researchers estimate that 5.9 million children under age 18 in the United States have a food allergy. That’s 1 in 13 children, or roughly two in every classroom. And more than […]

8 Sneaky Offenders that Cause Weight Fluctuations

Julia Malacoff, Julia@jmalacoff is a former fashion editor turned health and fitness buff who writes about all things lifestyle—especially workouts and food. Recently she shared with MyFitness Pal that when you’re working toward a weight-loss goal, it’s normal to be watching the number on the scale like a hawk waiting for any changes that might […]

McDonald’s moves cheeseburgers off Happy Meal menu

Associated Press Retail Reporter Joseph Pisani and video journalist Carrie Antlfinger shared with the Daily Herald newspaper that McDonald’s is taking cheeseburgers and chocolate milk off its Happy Meal menu in an effort to cut down on the calories, sodium, saturated fat and sugar that kids consume at its restaurants. Diners can still ask specifically for cheeseburgers […]

Cider Vinegar For Arthritis

There is no doubt that arthritis is a highly painful and even debilitating joint problem and it usually occurs to people as they age. Hence it would be interesting to learn how to treat this problem naturally. Evelyn Sherman, the Content Manager for Steroidsmag.com  shared with Healthy Lombard a few proven and time tested ways and means by […]