Keeping your immune system healthy year-round is key to preventing infection and disease. Amidst the coronavirus pandemic, it's especially important now. Making healthy lifestyle choices by consuming nutritious foods and getting enough sleep and exercise are the most important ways to bolster your immune system. Supplementing with...

There are few things in the food world that evoke stronger opinions than spice. Do you go for the mild salsa, the medium, or the three-alarm hot version? Fortunately for people who do love spice (and not just the fiery spice from capsaicin found in chili peppers),...

Chronic low-grade inflammation is intimately involved in all stages of atherosclerosis and cholesterol-clogged arteries. Inflammation sets the stage for heart attacks, most strokes, peripheral artery disease, and vascular dementia, a common cause of memory loss. Inflammation isn’t a normal bodily function, and it doesn’t happen on...