In this video, Dr. Aly Cohen, founder of The Smart Human, discusses many of the everyday chemicals in our food, drinking water, cookware, cleaning products, personal care products, and even in the air we breathe are not tested for safety that can cause both short and long-term health issues. Here are five things you can […]
If your Sunday nights are dedicated to meal prepping for the week ahead, you’re part of a mighty group of health nuts. The planning ahead of meals is a main tip of weight loss coaches, food bloggers, and nutritionists. Indeed, meal prepping’s popularity has exploded on social media. On Instagram alone there are 5.5 million […]
The gut microbiome, composed of various fungi, viruses, and bacteria, is a vital part of the human host. Taking centre stage, with regard to understanding disease and what causes chronic medical conditions and symptoms, the gut microbiome can play a significant role in the intestinal immune system and inflammation. Research is being carried out to […]
Protecting Yourself From Salmonella by Susan Bloom / For The Star-Ledger With salmonella causing 1.2 million illnesses in the U.S. each year, Aly Cohen, who practices rheumatology and integrative medicine in Monroe Township, recommends extra caution when handling raw meat and poultry. Cohen said it’s wise to assume that all packaged meat and poultry has bacteria […]
WHAT DOES LEAD EXPOSURE ACTUALLY DO TO YOUR BODY? If you consume any type of media, you’ve probably heard about the crisis in Flint, where lead has contaminated the tap water and President Obama has declared a state of emergency. What you might not know is what lead exposure actually does to the human body. Let’s […]
In this video interview Dr. Aly Cohen, founder of The Smart Human discusses the definintion of ‘organic’ with Urvashi Rangan, Ph.D, Director of Consumer Safety and Sustainability Group for Consumer Reports.