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Nutrient Timing: Peak Exercise Performance

By at December 11, 2010 | 2:43 pm | 0 Comment

Nutrient Timing: Peak Exercise Performance

Nutrient Timing for Peak Performance written by Zach Zimmerman Ever since Arnold stepped on stage, the world has become more aware of strength and fitness training. People have been joining gyms left and right to obtain the same bulging biceps and six pack abs. But the hard work and effort put in at the gym is not always enough. Experienced lifters and training more...

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Marijuana: Effects on the Brain

By at December 1, 2010 | 1:09 pm | 2 Comments

Marijuana: Effects on the Brain

Marijuana and its Effects on the Brain Written by Cristina Wright According to the National Institute of Drug Abuse, marijuana is the most commonly abused illicit drug in the United States.  Statistics show that among teenagers 12-17 years old, the average age of first marijuana usage is 14 years old. Marijuana is thought to be the one drug that is safe to use; more...

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Hepatitis C and the Liver

By at November 28, 2010 | 1:56 pm | 0 Comment

Hepatitis C and the Liver

Hepatits C and the Liver: Written by Saleem Chauhan. Hepatitis is a Latin word meaning inflamed liver, which is usually caused by a virus. As many other viruses can cause harm to the liver, hepatitis viruses directly attack the liver. There are seven types of hepatitis viruses, but three are most common: A, B, and C. Hepatitis viruses can spread from person to person; more...

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Varicella zoster virus (shingles)

By at November 24, 2010 | 12:59 am | 0 Comment

Varicella zoster virus (shingles)

Varicella zoster virus (shingles) Written by Bianca Brown. ABSTRACT The Varicella zoster virus (VZV) is one of the eight herpes viruses that belong to the family Herpesviridae and the subfamily Alphaherpesvirinae.  The Alphaherpesvirinae also includes type 1 and 2 of the herpes simplex virus (HSV), the third in this sub- family is the Varicella zoster virus, more more...

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Peripause vs. Menopause

By at November 24, 2010 | 12:45 am | 1 Comments

Peripause vs. Menopause

What is Peripause vs. Menopause? Written by Michele Hendon. Menopause is the stage in a woman’s life when she is no longer capable of bearing children. Menopause is often misunderstood. Women may say that they are going through menopause, when in reality, what they are actually referring to is known as perimenopause. Menopause is, in actuality, only one day in a more...

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