September 15, 2014




  • The Mouth-Heart Connection

    The Mouth-Heart Connection

    by Berkeley Wellness

    Studies have shown that people who have gum (periodontal) disease are at increased risk for heart disease. This has led some researchers to suggest that gum disease can cause heart disease—and that good oral hygiene can help protect the heart.

  • Join the Fan Club?

    Join the Fan Club?

    by Berkeley Wellness

    Fans work by moving air over your skin so your sweat evaporates faster, which has a cooling effect. You may be surprised to know that they don’t help in all situations—and some researchers contend that they sometimes do more harm than good.