Current Health News

April 6, 2015 - Issue 3152


10 Things to Throw Away for Better Health

Everyday Items to Throw Away

April 6, 2015

You may not realize it, but you come into contact each day with a large number of items that have health risks that can accumulate over time. Taking small steps, like these, can help make your living and working environments less likely to sabotage your health.

“Business of Being Born” Explores Midwife-Attended Home Births

“Business of Being Born” Explores Midwife-Attended Home Births

April 6, 2015

If you're planning to give birth any time in the near future, you owe it to yourself and your unborn baby to know the findings of this more than 17,000-birth study. Before your doctor has a chance to feed you these myths and frighten you, get armed with the facts.

The Selling of the Avocado

Avocado Fruit

April 6, 2015

Avocados were once considered an expensive and obscure fruit, but now they're practically a staple food for two-thirds of Americans.