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15
Apr

Why We Need Probiotics - A Beautiful Symbiosis

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Do you cringe when someone mentions probiotics because you really don't want to think about those zillions of bacteria living in your gut? Swallowing down some more to add to the pile may not sound like an appealing thought, but the truth is that taking probiotics is probably one of the best interventions you can do to stay healthy or regain your health. That's because those four pounds of little critters in your gut are to a very large degree your immune system. They hold the keys to your very existence.

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THE BENEFITS OF MATCHA GREEN TEA
27
Mar

THE BENEFITS OF MATCHA GREEN TEA

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Although people drank green tea in China more than 1,000 years ago, it became an important part of the Japanese culture. They named the tea matcha (which essentially means ground tea). Zen Buddhist monks drank it to remain alert and calm during long hours of meditation.

Japanese tea leaves grow in the shade to increase chlorophyll content. These chlorophyll-rich leaves are then handpicked, steamed, dried and ground into a fine green powder.

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Health Care Systems Try to Cut Costs by Aiding the Poor and Troubled
23
Mar

Health Care Systems Try to Cut Costs by Aiding the Poor and Troubled

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 Jerome Pate, a homeless alcoholic, went to the emergency room when he was cold. He went when he needed a safe place to sleep. He went when he was hungry, or drunk, or suicidal.

“I’d go sometimes just to have a place to be,” he said.

He made 17 emergency room visits in just four months last year, a costly spree that landed him in the middle of an experiment to reinvent health care for the hardest-to-help patients in Hennepin County.

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In a possible advance for diabetics - ink sensor for glucose
08
Mar

IN A POSSIBLE ADVANCE FOR DIABETICS - INK SENSOR FOR GLUCOSE

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In a possible advance for diabetics, UC San Diego has created a way to measure glucose with a special ink that's applied to the skin with an ordinary pen.

The "bio ink" causes a chemical reaction that reveals glucose levels which are then read by a small wearable sensor.

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