May is National Osteoporosis Prevention Month. Osteoporosis is a disease of the bones causing them to become weak and easily broken. According to the American College of Physicians (ACP) osteoporosis affects nearly 55% of Americans 50 years of age or older.
National Cancer Control Month is coming to an end, but that doesn’t mean you should stop your efforts to control cancer. Your mouth is one of the most sensitive areas of your body, and it shows signs of nutritional gaps very quickly. As we mentioned previously, an important and effective lifestyle choice that you can make to prevent and control cancer is proper nutrition.
If you’re celebrating today, we hope you’re wearing your green and not getting pinched! If you’re also indulging in green foods and drinks, like green eggs, green beer, green candy, and green baked goods, you may notice your smile turning a bit green as well. Green food coloring can be a powerful staining agent.