Newsletter Archive – 2018
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!
Good news for coffee lovers! Daily consumption of coffee is linked with a lower risk of gallstones. Learn More…
Vitamin D deficiency is widespread even among older adults living in tropical climates, and the negative effects of deficiency can be both life threatening and more pronounced in the elderly.
To reduce hair loss, maintaining proper ratios of Omega-6 to Omega-3 fatty acids is important. The proper ratio helps control both systemic inflammation and insulin resistance, which can both play a role in hair loss.
A study published in Cancer Prevention Research found 10 phytochemicals in pomegranates that seem to inhibit the growth of estrogen-responsive breast tumors.
People who eat processed meats like bacon, sausage, and deli meats have a 42% higher risk of getting heart disease and a 19% higher risk of getting Type 2 diabetes.
If you’re a woman, even if you’ve never been diagnosed with sleep apnea, your snoring could be unhealthy. In fact, new research suggests it could be problematic for your heart.
A study has found that the closer a subject is to a lonely person, the greater the likelihood that the subject also will become lonely.
Bipolar Disorder in children has grown 20 times faster than the growth in the diagnoses of adult bipolar-disorder over the same decade.
It seems that polycarbonate containers tend to leach the chemical bisphenol-A (BPA), an estrogen-mimic that has been linked to cancer, Alzheimer’s, Down syndrome, and reproductive problems.
New research suggests that inflammatory bowel disease affects triple the number of people as was previously estimated and puts them at risk of colorectal cancer.
The first official death from COVID-19 was announced by President Trump on the last day of February 2020. Although we now know that people in the United States were actually dying weeks if not several months earlier, official record keeping of COVID deaths did not...
If you are tired of brain training games, there are other things you can do that are more surefire ways to smarten up.
A recent study found that people actually buy more high-calorie foods at the supermarket between January and March than they do during other months of the year.
New research suggests that seaside living may lower the risk of developing anxiety, depression, and other psychological issues.
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.
The COVID vaccines have finally started to arrive; distribution is imminent. How do they work? Are they safe? Are they really game changers?
New research out of Harvard University found that too much brain activity may shorten lifespan. Learn why and what you can do.
Do you put off tasks till the last minute? Don’t fret, there is new research that suggests some of us are simply hard-wired to be procrastinators. Learn how to overcome procrastination!