Author: Regina Vatterott

April 13, 2017 No comments exist

By: Regina Vatterott   This is a first in a new blog series we are calling “Ellie’s First”. This series will be covered by one of our team members as they try something health related for the first time such as a liver cleanse, juicing detox, or acupuncture. For this first one, we will be…

March 29, 2017 No comments exist

  If you follow any celebrities on social media, you may be noticing a trend of health & wellness pictures. Celebrities are trading in the vodka shots for wheatgrass (or at least some of the times). From Gisele Bundchen’s boxing selfies to Rosie Huntington Whiteley’s green smoothie selfies, celebrities everywhere are starting to share their healthy…

March 15, 2017 No comments exist

  Although it seems like there are almost too many national “holidays”, National Artichoke Day this one we can get behind. Artichokes are full vitamins and nutrients. Even ancient Greeks and Romans used them for medicinal purposes.   When you hear artichoke, most people think of the dip which is made using the center “heart” of…

March 2, 2017 No comments exist

Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin From Cairo to chemistry to “cracking” penicillin’s complex structure Dorthy Hodgkin was born in 1910 in a British Colony in Cairo, Egypt and moved to England when she was four. At a very young age, she became fascinated by crystals, chemistry, and x-rays. In school, she was known for working on projects that…

February 22, 2017 No comments exist

Medication is a complicated and costly aspect of healthcare. Over recent years, there has been a trend of “smart” solutions, such as smart pill boxes & dispensers, attempting to improve medication management. But what makes a pill box truly “smart”?   This is a question that our team at EllieGrid has been working to answer…