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Luminary Alaska, Child wellness and prevention test using saliva to detect diseases earlier and faster
  Researchers are working on a simple saliva test that could be capable of the early detection of diabetes, cancer, autoimmune diseases, and neurological disorders. In a comprehensive analysis of RNA molecules in human saliva, researchers found that saliva contains many of the disease-revealing molecules that are found in the blood. The overriding conclusion is […]

Wellness/Prevention: Future Saliva Test May Detect Diseases Earlier and Easier.


Luminary Alaska recommends the use of helmets for motorcycling and bicycling to reduce accidental injuries.
  Young American motorcyclists who live in states that have mandatory universal helmet laws are 2.5 times less likely to experience a traumatic brain injury in the event of a crash than those living in states with less-strict or no helmet laws. Read the Entire Article American College of Surgeons, October 2014

Health Alert: Young Biker’s Brains Benefit from Universal Helmet Laws


Luminary Alaska dietary health. Consider a Mediterranean diet to lower the risk of chronic kidney disease.
Individuals who eat a Mediterranean-style diet may have up to a 50% lower risk for chronic kidney disease. The Mediterranean diet is characterized by the high-consumption of fruits, vegetables, legumes and nuts, and whole grains, eating fish and poultry at least twice a week, reducing red meat consumption, and replacing butter with healthy fats. Clinical […]

Diet: Mediterranean-Style Diet May Lower Risk of Chronic Kidney Disease