Common Health Myths
Are you supposed to pee on a jelllyfish sting? I think we’ve all seen that show where a group of… Read More »What should you do if you’re stung by a jellyfish?
A lot of men believe that a high level of PSA means cancer, but this gets filed in with common… Read More »What is a high PSA level for a prostate exam?
Many of us have been taught to appreciate the smell of clean like the smell of bleach or chlorine. Maybe… Read More »What that chlorine smell at the pool really means
With more than 4.6 billion cell phone users worldwide, a lot of people are wondering if cell phones cause cancer.… Read More »Can you get cancer from using a cell phone?
I live in a region where sea salt is the go-to salt in so many different forms, it can take… Read More »Which salt is healthiest, sea salt or regular salt?
You’re on your way to buy groceries and are wondering why is brown food better than white? When we think… Read More »Brown food choices that are not always better
Good question! And the answer is….maybe. It’s become a generic health claim that you need to drink 8 glasses of… Read More »Is drinking 8 glasses of water a day good for you?
Although Kraft’s ingredient list says their spreadable product does contain cheese, it is not considered an actual cheese product according… Read More »Is there any real cheese in Cheez Whiz?
Grandmothers are often the first to suggest chicken soup for a cold, but does chicken soup help with colds? The… Read More »Is chicken soup really good for a cold?
This is a staple passed down by grandmothers everywhere, that cracking your knuckles will give you arthritis. Sure, it’s annoying… Read More »Does cracking your knuckles really give you arthritis?
So you’re wondering why there’s a saying an apple a day keeps the doctor away. The health rhyme has been… Read More »Does an apple a day keep the doctor away?
How often have you heard someone say that dark skin has a naturally built-in UV protector or that dark skin… Read More »Does dark skin protect you from the sun?
You’re not serious! Caffeine-free coffee isn’t actually caffeine free?! That’s right folks! All caffeine coffee contains some percentage of caffeine.… Read More »Is there such a thing as caffeine free coffee?