Discussing Anti-Inflammatory Foods and Meal Plans

Discussing Anti-Inflammatory Foods and Meal Plans

Heart-healthy diets focus on foods that target blood pressure, cholesterol, and blood glucose. However, an effective plan should also include anti-inflammatory foods to reduce the risk of heart diseases. Cholesterol is an essential lipid that performs various functions in our body. For example, it helps build cell membranes. In addition, it aids hormones, bile and…

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Genetic sequencing opens new doors — and concerns — for home health testing

Genetic sequencing opens new doors — and concerns — for home health testing

At-home health testing company LetsGetChecked has acquired the genetic testing company Veritas Genetics and spinoff Veritas Intercontinental, it announced Tuesday. It’s the latest pivot for a direct-to-consumer genetics company, most of which have spent the past few years struggling to sell DNA test kits to consumers more and more concerned about genetic privacy. Partnering with…

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