Month: February 2014

Plant Based Diet Reduces Diabetes Risk, Lowers Blood Pressure

Although there have been quite a few studies that have showed a link between lower blood pressure and vegetarianism, only recently has a research team gathered up these studies for a meta-analysis… Read More

Ex-Smokers Report Significant Mood Improvement

Linda K has tried to quit smoking in the past, but never makes it more than a few days. “I admit that I haven’t truly committed to quitting in the past, and… Read More

Addicted to the Internet

We are a nation of addicts — and I don’t mean that are many of us who are addicted to illicit drugs, street drugs and alcohol — there are. But as human… Read More

Got Vitamin D?

I live in the Ozarks, and like much of the rest of the country, the area has been particularly hard hit by consecutive winter storms leaving large swaths of ice, snow, and… Read More

Can you Still get the Flu if You've had a Flu Shot?

Being a fairly disciplined person, especially when it comes to writing, I’ve been able to stick with a fairly tight publishing schedule re News on the Home Front — at least I… Read More