Iron Overload

18 Jan

Up to one in every 200 people in the U.S. have this condition, also called hemochromatosis, which causes your body to store too much iron. That can lead to diabetes, heart problems, impotence, liver disease, and other problems. When to … Read More »

Depression

10 Jan

Researchers have identified several gene variants that can under mind your body’s ability to metabolize the P450 enzyme-making antidepressants less effective. When to consider testing:  Gene tests may help if you’ve been on several antidepressants for months or years and … Read More »

Heart (vitals)

5 Jan

Your heart handles a lot in a day. Fortunately, it has an assistant-you! When you know about what it goes through from morning to night, you can help it stay stronger, healthier, and happier. And keep you that way, too. … Read More »