Articles by Mary West Contributing Writer
- Mary West is a natural health enthusiast, as she believes this area can profoundly enhance wellness. She is the creator of a natural healing website where she focuses on solutions to health problems that work without side effects. You can visit her site and learn more at AlternativeMedicineTruth.com. Ms. West is also the author of Fight Cancer Through Powerful Natural Strategies
Consumer Alert: A new study has linked common heartburn drugs, such as Prevacid, Prilosec and Nexium, with a higher risk of early death. Scientists have found that two compounds in red and black grapes, resveratrol (which may hold life-extending benefits) and grape seed extract, can help fight off colon cancer cells. Strokes typically occur suddenly, but by knowing the warning signs, symptoms and prevention steps, you can help ward off your risk of this medical emergency. A new study has found that damage to your tiny blood vessels, often caused by diabetes and high blood pressure, is linked to an increased risk of depression in people age 40 and older. The new discovery of how a particular naturally occurring human enzyme acts could be a game changer in the fight against Alzheimer’s disease. Scientific evidence has revealed that eating foods containing omega-3 fatty acids may help prevent the onset or slow the progression of Alzheimer’s. Listening to music boasts a broad range of health benefits. And playing music has an even more powerful effect, as it helps rewire the brain, which has implications for stroke recovery. Researchers have found that a component of olive oil may be able to suppress the growth of tumors in the brain, as well as help support cognitive function. Who said getting older can't be fun? It's time to tango, waltz or fox trot your way to better heath. Grilling season is in full swing, just as evidence associating burgers and hot dogs with cancer continues to mount.