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Nutrients for Nerve Pain – Invite Health Podcast, Episode 35

Nutrients for Nerve Pain – Invite Health Podcast, Episode 35

More than 20 million people in the United States have been estimated to have some form of nerve pain, but this figure may be significantly higher (NIH). Chief Scientific Officer and Pharmacist Jerry Hickey, Ph. reviews the best nutrients to support healthy nerves.

Could Children with Allergies Have An Increased Risk of Heart Disease?

Could Children with Allergies Have An Increased Risk of Heart Disease?

According to the American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (ACAAI), 8.3 million American children have respiratory allergies, 9.5 American children have skin allergies and nearly 6 million children in the U.S. have food allergies. Though the organization reports that early identification of childhood allergies […]

Study: Eye Color Linked to Pain Tolerance

Study: Eye Color Linked to Pain Tolerance

Photo by Soroush Karimi on Unsplash It’s a fact that some of us are able to tolerate physical pain much better than others. A lot of factors come into play here, including genetics, body chemistry, and past exposure to pain. But now, a new study […]

Health Spotlight: Rheumatoid and Osteo- Arthritis

Health Spotlight: Rheumatoid and Osteo- Arthritis

Arthritis – stiff, painful, swollen joints – is not a single disease. There are more than 100 arthritis-related conditions. The most common is osteoarthritis – “wear-and-tear”. Nearly 27 million Americans have osteoarthritis, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Osteoarthritis, in which joint […]

When Depression is a Symptom of Digestive Disease

When Depression is a Symptom of Digestive Disease

Photo by Carolina Heza on Unsplash Depression symptoms often include certain digestive problems. Research has shown that the makeup of bacteria in your gut can influence your emotional health. However, not all gastric issues are due to a mental health condition. Depending on your symptoms, […]

New Study: Could Texting be Ruining your Spine?

New Study: Could Texting be Ruining your Spine?

Photo by Moses Vega on Unsplash It’s becoming a well-known fact that texting can ruin your posture and ultimately take a toll on your body. Spinal doctor Kenneth Hansraj recently published a paper in the journal Surgery Technology International about the hunched-over position we often […]