Archive for May, 2019

ARE YOU ONE? National Cancer Survivors Day is Sunday June 2

Older adults enjoying life outdoors

Anne Mercer Larson

June 3, 2016.

Updated May 31, 2017; June 1, 2018; May 24, 2019

Amazingly, there are almost 15.5 million of us now in the United States who have survived some type of cancer. I am one, are you?

That fact is both a celebration and a challenge!

Currently, the number of new cancer cases for every 100,000 people is 439, according to NIH statistics.… Read more

Seasonal Allergies, Asthma, and Your Gut Health

man blowing his nose

by Prebiotin Team

Seasonal allergies and related asthma can really ruin your day. Red, itchy watery eyes, sneezing, ear pain, a runny nose, coughing, wheezing, labored breathing, and fatigue can all be a major barrier to enjoying your life—or even functioning effectively in any setting, from work to family time. You take medications that may help a little, use an inhaler, or avoid the outdoors all together, with plenty of time to wonder why your body is reacting so severely, while people around you don’t even have a sniffle.… Read more