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Prevent Obesity

Could a probiotic prevent obesity?

Between 1980 and 2008, the prevalence of worldwide obesity more than doubled. In the US alone, almost 35% of adults are obese. With figures like these, the race is on to reduce and prevent obesity incidence and its related health complications. Now, researchers from Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN, say a probiotic that prevents obesity could be in sight.

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Lack of Sleep?

Lack of Sleep

Past research has claimed lack of sleep can cause memory loss. Now, in what is deemed a first-of-its-kind study, researchers from the University of California-Irvine and Michigan State University suggest sleep deprivation could increase susceptibility to false memories.

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Flu Shots

Flu Shots – 2014/2015 Season

Wellspire Medical Group has received an early allotment of flu shots for the 2014 to 2015 season.  You may ask if it is too early in the season to receive your shot.  The reality is that the flu shot given now will give you life long immunity to the strains that are covered in the vaccine.  Unfortunately, influenza is highly mutagenic.  That means next year you will need another shot. 🙁

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