March 25, 2017

Berkeley Wellness, the leading online resource for evidence-based wellness information, is a collaboration between the School of Public Health at UC Berkeley and a national team of writers and editors. It features articles from the highly rated UC Berkeley Wellness Letter as well as original content and updates.


  • Calcium in the Spotlight

    Calcium in the Spotlight

    by Berkeley Wellness

    Millions of people take calcium supplements, hoping to keep their aging bones strong and prevent osteoporosis-related fractures. Recent news may have made many people wonder whether they should stop.

  • Mercury Testing
    Ask the Experts

    Mercury Testing

    by Berkeley Wellness

    Mercury occurs naturally in the environment and also comes from industrial pollution—and can be found in some fish and dental fillings. Should you be tested for the substance, which can cause mercury poisoning?