The polypharmacy effect is bigger than you think; in fact, it is dangerous. Did you know, according to HealthReasearchFunding.org, that: Polypharmacy is responsible for a shocking 28% of all hospital admissions. Polypharmacy is the fifth leading cause of death in the United States. So what is polypharmacy? It's when people take more than one medication. It is most common among seniors and individuals with multiple medical conditions. Older people metabolize drugs differently, … [Read more...] about The Polypharmacy Effect
At The 100 Year Lifestyle, we are supporters of a diverse, healthy diet rich in organic foods that are both tasty and well prepared. We often share recipes with our readers and are always on the lookout for nutritional information that can and should be part of your 100 Year Lifestyle. In addition to being the Executive Editor at Masters of Health magazine, Lady Carla Davis has a Master’s in Public Health specializing in Nutrition and is also a published author. We have asked Lady Carla … [Read more...] about A Diverse, Healthy Diet: Good Can Always Be Made Better
The Amazing Health Benefits of Extra Virgin Olive Oil! Extra Virgin Olive Oil-rich Mediterranean diet, has been associated with increased longevity. As well as, lowering the risk to diseases such as cancer, heart, and Alzheimer's. The most beneficial type of olive oil that you can buy is extra virgin olive oil (EVOO). Extracted using natural methods, extra virgin olive oil retains almost all of its beneficial properties when compared to lesser grades. Packed with antioxidants, omega fatty … [Read more...] about The Amazing Health Benefits of Extra Virgin Olive Oil!