Category Archives: Health Awareness

Oncotarget: The Center for Accessible and Reliable Medical Research

Oncotarget is a medical journal that focuses on research in the field of oncology. The journal is published every week by Impact Journals. It is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution as an open access journal and is highly rated by the Journal Citation Reports. Recently, the journal started publishing papers on other topics like Neuroscience, Cardiology, Cell Biology, Pharmacology, Metabolism, and Endocrinology.

The Editorial Team

Oncotarget boasts an experienced editorial team that comprises of the editors-in-chief Andrei V. Gudkov and Mikhail V. Blagosklonny, both from the Roswell Park Cancer Institute. Other members of the editorial board include Fredrick Alt & Arthur B. Pardee from Harvard Medical School, Carlo M. Croce from Ohio State University, Ronald A. DePinho from The University of Texas, and Alexander Varshavsky from California Institute of Technology.

Under the leadership of the experienced editorial team, Oncotarget aims at eliminating human diseases. With its free-access, the Journal breaks the barrier between medical specialties and makes scientific research widely and readily available.

Social Media Presence

In the recent past, organizations have started using the social media platforms to reach out to a wider audience. Oncotarget has not been left behind in these new developments, having opened Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, and Google Plus accounts. Their twitter handle is @OncotargetJrnl, their Facebook profile name is Oncotarget, and their YouTube channel is Oncotarget Journals. In all these social media platforms, they post content covered in their journals, both in writing and in videos. Oncotarget is published by Impact Journals

About Andrei Gudkov

Prof. Andrei V. Gudkov is a co-chief-editor of Oncotarget. Being a professor at Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Andrei serves as the senior VP for Basic Research in the institution, with an emphasis on gene & drug discovery for cancer treatment. He studied experimental oncology at National Cancer Center, USSR and Molecular Biology from Moscow State University, USSR. Andrei is a co-founder of Cleveland BioLabs, Inc.

About Mikhail Blagosklonny

Prof. Mikhail V. Blagosklonny is a co-chief-editor of Oncotarget. He is a professor at New York’s Roswell Park Cancer Institute. He is interested in researches on molecular biology, clinical investigation, and cellular biology. Mikhail boasts more than 250 articles to his name as well as being an Associate Editor for several publications. He was the Editor-in-Chief of Cell Cycle.

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Taking Control of Our Health: Dherbs.com Has Plenty of Ideas

 

In today’s fast paced, fast food and lack of exercise society, we have become obese and lazy. On top of that, medical insurance and care have sky rocketed. Many people are realizing that they need to make some serious changes in their life styles in able to live a longer healthier life. EarthlyBodies.org makes that case that by not eating right we increase our chances for heart disease, diabetes, high blood pressure, just to name a few of the most commonly recognized illnesses.  This is what Dherbs.com was designed to help.

Making changes is not always easy, but we can do it. Begin by making meals at home from scratch. With careful planning and shopping these meals are often quick, easy to prepare and less expensive than eating out. Where to find healthy recipes. A good start is the internet. One website which offers a variety of healthy recipes is Dherbs.com. On this website you will find recipes for every meal along with healthy drinks and snacks. You will also be able to find information on riding your body of toxins.

The Tomato Chili with Taco Nut Meat can be served as a side or a main meal. It is made with ingredients easily found in your local grocery store. Tomatoes, peppers, mushrooms, celery are the main base for the chili. The topping is made from walnuts, extra virgin olive oil. Seasonings include;garlic, oregano, chili powder, sea salt, cumin and coriander.

Another example of one of their healthy recipes is the Detox Super Foods Salad. This salad is delicious as a main entree for lunch or dinner or served as a side dish. Again, the ingredients are easily found at the local grocery store. Broccoli, tangerines, pomegranate seeds, fennel, avocado, walnuts and virgin olive oil.

Looking for a healthy drink? Smoothies are just the thing to start off your morning or for a healthy pick up during the day. Trustpilot wrote in their review that Dherbs.com offers some wonderful healthy recipes. One such recipe is a citrus smoothie. This recipe calls for strawberries, mango, banana, guavas and a little coconut water, flax seed and coconut flakes.

By eating right we are able to ward off disease and lose weight. Maintaining our correct body weight plays an important role in being healthy. These recipes and the others that you will find on the Dherbs website will help you become a thinner more healthier you.

Find more of their healthy and vegan friendly tips on the Dherbs.com Pinterest board, which can be found here: https://www.pinterest.com/dherbs/raw-vegan-food-tips/