Keep Your New Year’s Healthy Resolutions in 2016

Last year, posted an informative list taken from the University of Scranton’s Journal of Clinical Psychology that detailed statistics related to New Year’s Resolutions. 45% of Americans usually commit to a resolution every year on New Year’s Eve. The number one most popular resolution? Losing weight. Unfortunately, just 8% of people actually achieve their goals. To increase your…


Pre-Diabetes: Are You at Risk?

With the increased rates of diabetes in the United States, you might be worried that you are at risk. Generally, people will be diagnosed with pre-diabetes before a Type 2 diabetes diagnosis, but might not understand what being pre-diabetic means. A pre-diabetes diagnosis refers to a condition in which your blood sugar is higher than…


Personalized Treatment for Chemotherapy Side Effects is More Effective

Recent research has shown that a one-size-fits-all approach is not as effective for managing the side effects of chemotherapy as a more personalized approach. The November 12thissue of JAMA-Oncology includes the results of research that Dr. Mark Clemons of the Ottawa Hospital conducted focusing on chemo-related side effects, specifically nausea and vomiting. His research found that most physicians follow…


World Diabetes Day

November 14th is World Diabetes Day. Join MiraBurstTMin supporting this effort by the International Diabetes Federation to halt the diabetes epidemic by raising awareness of this serious disease. Please visit the IDF website for details and informative content to share.