Tag Archives: Help

Joe Smith and Allie LaForce help 24 families conceive happy, healthy babies

The Houston Astros just clinched the American League West — but that’s not the only thing pitcher Joe Smith has to celebrate. On Thursday, Smith and his wife, TNT basketball broadcaster Allie LaForce, announced that their charity is giving 24 families a chance at having happy, healthy babies. Their organization, HelpCureHD, supports families affected by… Read More »

VA unveils new app to connect veterans with care, help with data sharing

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs this week announced a new mobile application it says will help simplify and organize existing resources into one  location to help manage health care needs. WHY IT MATTERSThe Launchpad App for Veterans brings several VA applications aimed at veterans and their caregivers into one location, and will be updated… Read More »

How might the keto diet help treat cancer?

New research in mice suggests that keeping blood sugar under control using either the ketogenic diet or a diabetes drug could help treat certain cancers by boosting the efficacy of standard chemotherapy. The ketogenic diet restricts carbs to a minimum. The ketogenic diet consists of high fat foods, foods that contain an adequate amount of… Read More »