Category Archives: obesity

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…)

Manage Irritable Bowel Syndrome Through Lifestyle Change

Updated: 8 May 2020 Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) may cause much discomfort in the large intestine. But it is not considered a serious health risk. It also does not cause more serious diseases such as intestinal bleeding, inflammatory bowel disease or cancer. IBS can also irritate, aggravate and inflame hemorrhoids which is a separate medical condition. What causes IBS? No one knows for sure. There is not one identifiable organic factor. However clinical studies and (more…)