New Studies Link Fluoride to Adverse Health Effects

Studies linking fluoride to lower IQ, ADHD, thyroid dysfunction and depression are presented at the 2018 joint annual meeting of the ISES-ISEE (International Society of Exposure Science and the International Society for Environmental Epidemiology) in Ottawa, Canada (August 26-30),…


Do You Neglect Eye Exams?

,VSP Vision Care, the largest not-for-profit vision benefits provider in the United States, and market research agency YouGov released new findings showing that half of people in the U.S. are neglecting their eyes despite 84 percent of people…


California Fresh Figs Available Now

According to the California Fresh Fig Growers Association, the 2018 California Fresh Fig season is well underway and will continue through mid-December. This year’s crop is  as sweet as ever with lots of colors, shapes…





New Study Shows Private Hospital Rooms are Safer

Private hospital rooms save lives by reducing the risk of a dangerous hospital-acquired infection, known as a central line infection. This was the conclusion of a new study published in PLOS ONE by Liam O’Neill, Sae-Hwan Park, and Frank Rosinia from the University of…


Road Trip Tips from the Highway Pros

Ahead of the busy Labor Day travel weekend, Pilot Flying J, the largest network of travel centers in North America, is sharing tips for motorists from those who are on the road most – professional drivers….