Everyday foods that can cause illness

After a recent outbreak of hepatitis A from an organic frozen organic berry mix from Oregon-based, Townsend Farms sold at Cosco and Harris Teeter stores has sickened 61 people in seven states. The CDC, the Food and Drug Administration, the local state health departments and websites such as the Center for Science in the Public Interest collects […]

Diet plan: Worst foods for your teeth

Although most of these foods are very beneficial to your overall health, they can do some pretty serious damage to your teeth. Keeping teeth healthy is vital to overall health, so if you must indulge in these foods, always brush, floss and rinse as soon as possible after consumption to keep your smile bright. See […]

Foods that help freshen breath naturally

You do everything right when it comes to your  oral health — brush and floss daily, and visit the dentist twice a year. However, you still have those moments where your breath is not as fresh as you’d like. There are certain foods with properties can help fight off the bad breath intruder and help you […]

Dr. Caree Jackson Says Right Foods Can Help Fight Cancer in African Americans

Antioxidants, we’ve all heard the word before, but what are they really? And why are they so important to a healthy diet? Antioxidants are substances that help prevent the damaging effects of oxidation in cells. Cell damage may lead to cancer. To protect your cells, use your diet as a first line of defense by […]