Category Archives: obesity

Sleep Deprivations Connection to Weight Gain, Increased Health Risk and Death

How many of you have a tendency to stay up late and then eat too much before bed time? Do you wake up with little energy and then eat too much throughout the day?  Believe it or not there is a connection between long term sleepless nights, increased weight gain, disease and death. Many are also unaware how sleep deprivation changes habits and behaviors and mood long term and how that increases other health risks. (more…)

Incompatible Food and Pharmaceutical Mixes

Last Update: 3 June 2020 by Marc Woodard. Many don’t realize some foods can interact badly with prescription drugs when consumed together. Those that fail to read the dietary warning’s listed on specific pharmaceutical labels, or disregard the prescription use instructions can cause increased health risk. Listed below are 7 common prescription drugs and foods that when consumed together can increase health risk and/or cause severe ill-health side effects. There are many chemical reactions that occur (more…)

Energy Drinks, Health Risk and Death Connection

Updated: 14 May 2020, by Marc Woodard So what energy, soda or caffeinated drink and in what volume is considered safe? The following recommendations for caffeine ingestion vary, but a good average across the board looks to be: adults can consume around 400mg/day of caffeine, pregnant women should stay below 300mg/day. A five-year old child should consume no more than 1 soda/day at 45mg caffeine [at the most]. And if you include a caffeinated soda (more…)