Blood Clotting Tied to Worse COVID-19 Outcomes

While it’s not clear precisely how SARS-CoV-2 causes clots, a new study suggests that the amount of a particular protein — called factor V — in a patient’s blood may have something to do with it.

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Black Children at Higher Odds for ADHD

In a review of 21 previously published U.S. studies, which included nearly 155,000 Black children in the United States, researchers found that 14.5% of these children had ADHD.

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‘Self-Care’ Urged for Women Caregivers Amid Pandemic

The CDC released new practical guidance last week on how women facing unique challenges during the epidemic can care for both themselves and others.

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Maca Root Benefits for Hormones, Fertility & More

I love using herbs and spices to support the body in healing itself. Maca root is a favorite because it’s so supportive of the body’s production of hormones. Since hormones rule a lot of the body’s processes, maca is a great natural supplement for female hormone support. Maca: A Root for Almost Anything Maca root […]

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Do Eyeglasses Offer Protection Against COVID-19?

People who wear glasses every day might be less susceptible to COVID-19 infection, a new study reports.

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Big Ten Reverses Decision, Will Have 2020 Season

The Big Ten joins the SEC, ACC and Big 12 among the “Power Five” conferences to play this year.

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Tomato & Basil Caprese Omelet Recipe

I love the light, freshness of Caprese salad, especially when I have more tomatoes and basil in the garden than I know what to do with! However, it isn’t very high in protein or fat, two things our family makes sure to get in the morning. Enter the Caprese omelet! What Is Caprese? Caprese is an […]

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Injectable Biochip for SARS-CoV-2 Detection Near FDA Approval

The Silicon Valley company, Profusa,1 in partnership with the U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA),2 has created an injectable biosensor capable of detecting the presence of an infection in your body.3 In early August 2019, months before COVID-19 became a household word, DARPA granted Profusa additional funding “to develop an early identification system to […]

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