Medical Conditions and Fitness

Is your toothpaste killing you? Ok maybe not….but the parabens in it might be

Parabens….what are they? They are chemical preservatives added to common personal care products such as toothpaste, cosmetics, soaps, and even deodorants.  They serve a purpose to preserve the product giving it a long shelf life. However, they have been implicated in breast cancer and loweringContinue reading

Medical Conditions and Fitness, Published articles

Treating Pesky Triglycerides: A Lipid NP’s Take (as featured on MidLevelU)

This post was originally published on on 12/4/18 With cardiovascular disease being the main cause of mortality in the United States it’s no wonder that statins and other lipid-lowering agents have become the victim of both positive and negative attitudes.  Although low-density lipoproteins (LDLs) haveContinue reading