Newsletter Archive – 2012
If you missed a recent bi-weekly newsletter from Jon Barron, don’t fret! We have archived all the health newsletters below for your convenience. Scroll topics or if you are looking for specific health information, use our search field above. More than likely, Jon covered your topic in one of these health newsletters!
Even the most confident of us occasionally feel awkward in social situations, especially meeting people for the first time. But new research suggests you probably made a better impression than you think.
Warm seawater breeds flesh-eating bacteria. As seas get warmer each year with global warming, more cases are reported along beaches as far north as Delaware. Learn how to protect yourself.
According to new research, continuing to learn is what we should all be doing to keep our brains in tip-top shape as we age.
New research suggests that men might get some protection from colon cancer with regular consumption of yogurt. Find out why…
New research says our mattresses might be causing us harm. Heat generated by our bodies triggers our mattresses to release potentially dangerous chemicals!
Hair loss affects over 80 million people, but current treatments may cause serious side effects. A new technique promises to cure balding via stem cells.
Recent research suggests hornlike structures, born spurs, may grow on the skull from smartphone use. Poor posture when using smartphones may be to blame.
Seniors not only are having sex well into their golden years, but at least some are being reckless about it. Senior citizens comprise the largest population seeking medical help for sexually transmitted infections.
According to a new study, women who sleep with artificial light in their room may have a higher risk of gaining weight.
If you’re female and shivering inside your air-conditioned office building, it’s time to turn up the temp. New research shows that productivity and cognitive skills for women increase in warmer rooms.
Diabetes is linked to all kinds of health issues, including nerve damage, kidney failure, and more. Can diabetes also contribute to stroke? Learn more!
DNA home health tests provide information about vulnerability to a range of hereditary diseases. But are home DNA tests safe, private, and accurate?
Research shows that people with osteoarthritis have a greater chance of heart problems when they use NSAIDs. Learn some natural alternatives.
Learn four things about crying. Is crying healthy? Do pets cry? How does crying impact mood?
Deadly falls among the elderly are on the rise. How do we protect ourselves and our loved ones from a potentially deadly fall in our golden years?
New research suggests that heavy consumption of coffee is associated with a greater likelihood of developing heart problems. But what is too much coffee? You may be surprised.
Canola Oil: there are myths and facts about Canola oil all over the net, but that doesn’t make it true. Let’s look at these Urban myths and decide if canola oil is healthy or not.
Men can also lose bone density and experience osteoporosis. Learn some natural prevention techniques.
Chemotherapy promotes a lingering intellectual deficit. The question remains: is Chemotherapy worth the risk of the side-effects such as cognitive impairment?
Ultra-processed foods are now almost impossible to avoid, but there may be a way to minimize the damage done by those unhealthy foods that sneak their way into your diet.
A study found that physicians are more likely to give considerably more thorough care during morning appointments compared to those that take place late in the day.
We frequently talk about the importance of fasting—in which breakfast seems to absolutely be skipped. How does that fit with breakfast being the most important meal of the day?
Happiness has a significant impact on health, and given how it spreads, your own happiness has a significant impact on public health, as do your lifestyle choices.