Current Health News

March 11, 2019 - Issue 4592


Weight Watchers’ Profits Plummet as More People Embrace Ketogenic Diet

Weight Watchers’ Profits Plummet as More People Embrace Ketogenic Diet

March 11, 2019

In July 2018, they were untouchable. But the unexpected 'surge' of this eating trend has seen profits dwindle and the company's stock value drop by more than 80 percent. The question is why, and what can this new 'cultural mean' do for you?

Prenatal Supplements Can Decrease Autism Rates

folic acid iron reduces autism risk

March 11, 2019

Care before conception may help reduce the risk of autism spectrum disorder and the risk of obesity-related high blood pressure in childhood. I'll share strategies to improve the health of you and your children.

Top Rhodiola Benefits

rhodiola reduces fatigue

March 11, 2019

One of the most compelling uses for rhodiola, a perennial plant often referred to as golden root, is its adaptogenic power to help your body adapt to stress, whether it's physical, chemical or environmental. You could call it a fatigue fighter, cognitive booster, brain fog lifter and burnout alleviator, and some studies suggest it can even increase your lifespan.

Weekly Health Quiz: Nutrients, Fertilization and Spinach

week 69 health quiz

March 11, 2019

Take this week's quiz to see how well you remember what you read on Mercola.com last week.