There are three types of diabetes. Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is similar to type 2 diabetes but only occurs in pregnant women.This month’s Research Watch examines the growing body of research

Regulating Natural Health

St. John's Wort

Enjoy a Vegetarian Feast This Holiday Season

If your goal is to consume less meat this year, check out the following menu for a meat-free holiday feast.Oftentimes the star of our holiday feast is an oversized stuffed bird or a glazed ham. Howeve

A Parent’s Guide to FAFSA and Federal Student Aid

As the end of the school year nears and seniors gear up for graduation ceremonies (some of which may actuall

A Tale of Two Pickles

What Cleopatra knew over 2,000 years ago - and what food scientists know now - is that fermented foods confer important health benefits.What Cleopatra knew over 2,000 years ago—and what food scientist

Meatless Monday: Happy International Sushi Day

This Meatless Monday, celebrate International Sushi Day by making your own vegetarian sushi at home.On top of it being my birthday (yes, really), there’s another reason to celebrate today: June 18 is

How Do We Feed the World's Hungry? By Reducing Food Loss, New Study Suggests

Could reducing food loss feed the 870 million hungry people around the world?In a recent Finnish study that can be viewed as both hopeful as well as saddening, researchers estimate that just by reduci

Men Taking Charge

Men experience a higher incidence of common diseases than women. Following a few simple health tips can up men\'s chances of living healthier, longer lives.A news poll appearing on ABC in May 2007 foun

Colic in Babies Linked with Migraine Headaches Later in Life

In the study, children ages 6 to 18 who visited an emergency room for migraine headaches were about si

Raising Big Dreamers: Ways to have career conversations with kids

Raising Big Dreamers: Ways to have career conversations with kidsWays to have career conversations with kidsPre-pandemic, Take Your Child to Work Day was an opportunity for children to peek behind the

Taste of the Tropics

Bursting with vitamins, minerals, fibre, and antioxidants, tropical fruits promote health. So check out our tropical fruit list and try these delicious recipes.Even while we try to eat locally there’s

Hit the Road Safely

It's National Wildlife Week