“Better brain power with coconut oil – Complementary Med. Association

Coconut is the fruit of the coconut palm. The oil of the nut (fruit) is used to make medicine. Coconut oil is high in a saturated fat called medium chain triglycerides. These fats work differently than other types of saturated fat in the body. Research on the effects of these types of fats in the […]

“Is gene control cause of slow recovery from Jet Lag? – ridiculous

La Roche labs is looking for their next big win. Jet Lag? According to the study, mice reveal why the body is so slow to recover from jet-lag and identifies a target for the development of drugs that could help us to adjust faster to changes in time zone. “With funding from the Wellcome Trust […]

“Healthy company = less stressed out workers = more $$”- Comp Med Assoc.

Stress has been called the “health epidemic of the 21st century” by the World Health Organization and is estimated to cost American businesses up to $300 billion a year.” Here are a few ways that workplace stress the costs us: 300% increase in behavioral disability claims in one decade. 70 % of all visits to […]

“Saving our young girls from sex slavery”

CMA wants to thank Malika Saada Saar for her dedication to saving young women.  Malika Saada Saar is the Executive Director of Rights4Girls, a new effort focused on the human rights of marginalized young women and girls in the U.S. She also co-founded the Rebecca Project for Human Rights (RPFHR),goal is to shut down Craigslist […]

“High School Varsity Letters for more than just athletics”

Awarded a “Varsity Letter” in high school is a big deal. Now a forward thinking administrators od Snohomish High Schools in Snohomish County and the United Way are rewarding excellence. Letter men and women earn their Letters for many achievements. Teens in the Everett district’s high schools have a chance to earn a letter for […]