What could be more American than a glass of milk? Cow's milk, that is. In light of this common perception, the time is long overdue to add the milk mustache to that ever-growing list of American myths.
Doctors often advise patients with cardiovascular problems, including high blood pressure, to take a daily aspirin to improve blood flow and prevent clots. However, aspirin tends to have a nasty side effect: over time, you may develop ulcers due to irritation to your stomach from taking it.
Once in a blue moon I'll hear some positive news on the healthy eating front and dark chocolate has time and time again come out on top. This along with the antioxidants in wine is enough to make you jump for joy.
Artificial sweeteners are made from unnatural chemicals, so you should think twice before including them in your diet. Learn about the potential risks of ingesting artificial sweeteners and find out about healthier alternatives.
The caramel coloring prevalent in sodas may cause an increased risk of hypertension more than the caffeine, according to some studies. Learn about the possible hazards of caramel coloring and find out how to avoid it.
Chemical food additives and preservatives have become nearly inescapable in traditional super markets, but these chemicals may not be safe for humans to ingest. Learn about the dangers of food additives and why you should consider organic options.