Peaches, Nectarines, Plums sold at Walmart, Aldi, Costco, Among Other Stores are Recalled by FDA

It seems like we missed some info due to the government shutdown. The Food and Drug Administration has announced a recall of peaches, nectarines and plums sold in more than a dozen states. The fruit could be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, according to a FDA press release. The fruit was distributed by Jac. Vandenberg, Inc. of Yonkers, … Continue reading Peaches, Nectarines, Plums sold at Walmart, Aldi, Costco, Among Other Stores are Recalled by FDA

Former Model and Lifestyle Maven B. Smith Dies at 70

Former Model/Lifestyle Maven Barbara Elaine Smith died last night at age 70, from Early-Onset Alzheimer's Disease. Smith was diagnosed with the disease nearly six years ago and later chronicled her journey with husband Dan Gasby in Before I Forget. Barbara Elaine Smith was born on August 24, 1949 in Everson, Pennsylvania to mother, Florence, a … Continue reading Former Model and Lifestyle Maven B. Smith Dies at 70

{Excerpt} The Handy Diabetes Answer Book by:Patricia Barnes-Svarney, Thomas E. Svarney

What is the difference between “sugar” and “glucose” when discussing diabetes? When discussing diabetes, the terms “sugar” and “glucose” are often used interchangeably. Both terms are actually correct, as glucose is a form of sugar. But the term “sugar” is more commonly used by the public, and is why many people will say they “have … Continue reading {Excerpt} The Handy Diabetes Answer Book by:Patricia Barnes-Svarney, Thomas E. Svarney