Archives for March 2014

The Basics on Colorectal Cancer

Although colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer-related death in the United States, it’s a disease that receives less attention than it should. That’s why President Bill Clinton established March as Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month in 2000.

Who is at greatest risk for colorectal cancer, and how can you best protect yourself against the disease? In honor of Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, we’re sharing the basics on colorectal cancer.

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Irish-American Heritage & DNA Testing

With St. Patrick’s Day 2014 here and March the official Irish-American Heritage month, it only felt appropriate to explore how ancestry DNA testing can be used to uncover your Irish roots.

If you’re curious about your ancestry and want more details on your lineage or help pinpointing where your past relative settled, there’s no easier way to do so than with ancestry DNA testing. Here are the details on how this simple process works and how it can help you celebrate your Irish ancestry.

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It’s National Nutrition Month®! Do You Know Your Nutrition Basics?

Are you aware that this is National Nutrition Month®? Created by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, this campaign is dedicated to helping people create and maintain healthy eating and exercise habits.

At ARCpoint Labs, we’re all about monitoring and adjusting your health, so of course we support celebrating nutrition this March. Here are the nutrition basics that everyone should know in order to live a healthy lifestyle.

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Spring Cleaning: It’s For Your Body, Too

Although winter weather is stubbornly holding on, spring is just around the corner. Along with the fun that spring brings, there also come seasonal responsibilities, such as spring cleaning.

People typically think of spring cleaning taking place in the home. Just as it’s important to stay current with the upkeep of your house, it’s also key to keep your body in tip-top shape.

What does spring cleaning for your body entail? Here’s how we suggest you approach it.

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