Improve bone health after breast cancer

How to Improve Bone Health After Breast Cancer

Jay Bua Calcium and Bone Health Leave a Comment

Breast cancer survivors, regardless of age, begin to lose estrogen more rapidly than normal. That’s because most breast cancers are estrogen positive, so women are treated with interventions that suppress the estrogen. In general, the younger the survivor, the faster the estrogen loss. And unfortunately, estrogen loss negatively impacts bone health. That’s why this population needs calcium—and a lot of …

Calcium for the Picky Eater’s Diet—A Parenting Sneak Attack

Shelly Kramer Calcium and Bone Health Leave a Comment

Calcium is an essential nutrient for people at any age, but it’s especially important for children. I will confess to having kids who don’t drink milk, rarely eat yogurt, and eat cheese sporadically. While dairy products aren’t the sole source of calcium, it’s hard to get the recommended daily amount of calcium into your kids by way of food alone. …

6 Running Gear Items You Can’t Race Without

Megan Exercise Leave a Comment

I’ve run marathons, half marathons, 5Ks, and everything in between. During those many miles, (and by learning the hard way myself) I discovered the few items I just can’t run without! Here’s a list of my favorite running gear––my absolutely necessary, can’t run without must-haves––so you can avoid learning the hard way (get these on your Christmas list now friends!):