Jennifer Garcia-Reyes

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32 Ways to Reverse Holiday Weight Gain in 1 Week

If you gained a few pounds during the holiday season, you're not alone. But the good news is that you can lose the weight quickly—in fact, it's …

Fitness

How to boost your microbiome

The microbes in your gut can help you to get thinner, be happier and live longer. Here’s how you can give them a helping hand…<p>The gut microbiome is a …

Microbiology

These are officially the best and worst diets for 2018

A New Year brings with it ample opportunity to change for the better.<p>Scores of Brummies will be taking on some New Year's Resolutions as we head into …

‘Flesh-Eating Bacteria’ From Harvey’s Floodwaters Kill a Woman

From the moment the waters began rising in Texas last month, disease was on health officials’ minds. Floodwaters, after all, are filthy.<p>When Hurricane Harvey finally moved north and the feet of flooding drained, hospitals saw a spike in skin and gastrointestinal infections, but Texans were spared …

Why Seniors Should Think Twice About Sleep Meds

Getting a good night's sleep plays a vital role in warding off illness, maintaining a healthy weight, and improving learning. But nearly a third of …

Drug company reels from failed Alzheimer's drug

The experimental Alzheimer's drug intepirdine failed a crucial clinical trial, Axovant Sciences said Tuesday. The bad news crushed Axovant's stock by …

Millennials spend nearly 20 percent of their year stressed out

Millennials spend the equivalent of 63 full days a year stressed out and worried, according to new research.<p>The study, which examined 2,000 …

There's a new plan to make "male birth control pills" a reality

Preventing Pregnancy<p>The US National Institutes of Health and the Population Council are set to run a clinical trial for a promising new form of male …

Food Poisoning: How To Spot It, Treat It And Avoid It

In the UK there are over 800,000 cases of food poisoning every year. Almost every single one of us will fall victim to the dreaded 'bad stomach' at …