News of Note

Loosen Up

If you are a couple struggling to conceive a child, scientists at Harvard University have some advice for you. Ditch the tighty-whities.

Traveling Germs

‘Tis the season for holiday travel, and whether your journey takes you on a relaxing vacation or to visit Grandma, no one wants to get sick.

After swabbing a variety of surfaces often used by airport passengers, researchers learned that the most frequent place viruses were found was also the most unavoidable.

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BMC Infectious Diseases

Probiotics, Help or Harm?

The controversy over probiotics continues. Are they beneficial or a waste of time?

A new study published in the journal Cell suggests that the health benefits of probiotics may in fact be negligible, and that in some cases the supplements could even be harmful.


If moving better is top of mind for 2019, we’d like to invite you to mark your calendars early for the inaugural Unova Health “ortho expo” – we talked with representatives about the expo and what inspired them to host such an event for the community…

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Directions to Unova Health Complex

Mind Your Smoking

It’s that time of the year, when we start to think about possible resolutions for the new year… scientists in South Korea have a suggestion: quit smoking. It may reduce your risk for dementia.