New InVite Store Opening – Bronx, NY

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Join InVite® Health as we open our newest retail store location on Thursday, May 25! 2043 A Bartow Ave, Bronx, NY 10475 (347) 843-6710 Monday – Friday: 9AM – 6:30PM Saturday: 10AM – 7PM Sunday: 11AM – 6PM   Featured Nutritionist at this location – Archana Gogna, MS, CNS, MBA Director of Nutrition – Upper…


Men, Could Your Graying Hair Be A Sign of Increased Cardiovascular Risk?

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There are many factors that may cause graying hair, including genetics, low levels of catalase in the body, and high levels of stress. But the main factor that causes your hair to change from its dark, vibrant tresses to a light gray is due to melanin. Every hair follicle contains pigment cells called melanocytes. When…


New Study: Weight Loss Slows Degeneration of the Joint

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You’ll hear Jerry Hickey, R.Ph regularly mention on his radio program that there are a few factors that positively benefit all health conditions – following an active lifestyle, losing weight, and eating the right foods. A new study, focusing on Osteoarthritis and joint degeneration, backs that up. Obesity is one of the leading causes of…


The Scientific Link Between Alcohol and Breast Cancer in African American Women

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*Image: Huffington Post The scientific link between alcohol and breast cancer is strong, but most of the research backing it has been done in caucasian women, not diverse groups of women. Now, in a new analysis published in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention, scientists find the same risk of breast cancer among African-American women. They…


The Importance of Understanding Your Blood Test Results

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Written By Amanda Williams, MPH How often have you had an annual physical and are told by your healthcare provider that “everything looks good”? You leave their office feeling assured that everything is okay, health wise. But what does that “okay” mean exactly? The question that I ask my customers who tell me they have…