Articles by Casie Terry


WARNING: FDA Says 4 Popular Diabetes Drugs May Damage Kidneys, Cause Infections

The FDA has issued strengthened warnings that four popular drugs used to treat type 2 diabetes may lead to severe health complications. The drugs have been found to increase a users risk for conditions such as diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA), diabetic coma and even heart failure.

Natural Allergy Fighters: 5 Things You Can Do Now to Combat Seasonal Allergies

Allergy season is right around the corner, but having allergies doesn't mean we need choose between OTC meds or falling victim to the face-swelling, mood-ruining impact of seasonal shifts every year. Here are 5 ways to combat seasonal allergies naturally.

Recall Alert: If You Have One of These Air-Cleansing Lamps, It’s Time to Unplug

We've long touted the many health benefits of using Himalayan salt lamps to purify the air you breathe, but one brand is urging customers to unplug due to potential dangers.

CoQ10 Benefits & the Frequently Asked Questions – Answered

You've likely heard of coenzyme-Q10 (also known as CoQ10). In fact, if you're over the age of 40, on a statin medication or have heart health concerns, chances are you take a daily CoQ10 supplement, but still have some lingering questions.

Big Pharma Paid $388 Million to Schmooze 1,888 Doctors

How much money does Big Pharma spend to schmooze your doctors and push its latest "solutions"? The stats and facts will leave you speechless.

Do You Know The Life-Threatening Ingredients to Avoid in Sushi?

Between 2010 to 2014 Americans increased their sushi consumption by 28 percent, and it's estimated that number continues to rise. But with increased demand comes increased risk for buying subpar, low-qulity ingredients---and when it comes to sushi, that's a risk you don't want to take.

9 Reasons You Really Do Need More Vitamin D

This critical nutrient does a whole lot more than help support strong bones and ward off the cold and flu viruses. So why take extra vitamin D? Let us count the ways.

5 Best Hobbies to Pick Up in Retirement (For Cheap!)

Your retirement years can be the best years of your life.. Here are 5 hobbies to consider that can help you make the most of your hard-earned time off.

Recall Alert! Popular Hummus May Be Contaminated with Listeria

If you recently purchased a container of hummus, then you're going to want to check its label.

Vitamins for the Soul: 3 Things to Make You Smile This Week

Need to feel the love? We've got you covered. Check out these stories of thoughtfulness, love and compassion -- they're sure to bring a smile to your face.