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Newsletter Issue: Volume 99 - January 22, 2009

The Scary Truth about High-Fructose Corn Syrup

High-Fructose Corn Syrup (or HFCS) is becoming almost as controversial as the Atkins Diet was in its hay-day (well, some would say the Atkins Diet remains quite controversial). You may have seen recent advertisements touting high-fructose corn syrup as natural (made from corn) and comparable to table-sugar. But is it really as “safe” as those commercials would have you believe? Read on for some startling information on this “natural wonder.”

Stay Younger Longer: Best Workout to Fight Off Fatigue, Aging

As seen in the Alternative Health Blog, this article is part of our "Best of the Blog" series. Here’s a hopeful fact about the world’s best marathon runners. They tend to peak in their  mid to late 30s, which tells us something about endurance as we get older. The message? It’s loud and clear that running, walking, swimming, bicycling and using any of the various cardio machines at the gym are good ways to build and maintain endurance well into our older ages. It’s a sure-fire route to staying younger longer. You will feel stronger and less fatigued than, say, your formerly sedentary self.

3 Natural Tricks to Beat Depression during the Wintertime

When it comes to the wintertime, there are many who struggle with depression . . . and you may be one of them.  It appears that depression and winter go hand-in-hand and ultimately make a perfect partnership. Whether it is the weather itself or the “shorter” days, it is a known fact that more people get depressed in the winter than any other season.  In this article, we will expand on three ways to fight wintertime depression; light therapy, talk therapy and melatonin.

Why They're Calling Watermelon the New Natural Viagra

Erectile Dysfunction (ED) affects approximately 18 million men. There are many causes of ED and while the options for battling ED have traditionally required getting a prescription and heading to the pharmacy, the results of a recent study could be supplying men with a more natural (and more accessible) solution. What is this new “Viagra”? Watermelon.

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