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Disinfectant cinnamon air freshener

Disinfectant cinnamon air freshener

As we saw, most conventional air fresheners contain chemicals  such as formaldehyde, petroleum distillates, 1,4 dichlorobenzene and aerosol propellants. These chemicals are linked to skin and upper respiratory allergies and may lead to serious diseases. Formaldehyde is classified as a human carcinogen by the International Agency for Research on Cancer. […]

by January 22, 2018
How to get rid of a tick

How to get rid of a tick

As we know ticks are linked to Lyme disease. Lyme disease, also known as Borreliosis, is a bacterial infection that is most common in the Northeast and Midwest United States. It is usually spread through tick bites. It is important to get rid of ticks as soon as possible. This […]

by January 21, 2018
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This potent vitamin may be the answer to arterial stiffness

According to a study from the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University, This potent vitamin may be the answer to arterial stiffness — vitamin D. Rigid artery walls are an independent predictor of cardiovascular- related disease and death and vitamin D deficiency appears to be a contributor, says Dr. […]

by January 20, 2018
3 reasons why you should never wear shoes in your house

3 reasons why you should never wear shoes in your house

In America, many people wear their shoes inside their house, while many eastern cultures practice removing their shoes before entering the house. While this may seem like a small, insignificant detail, it is more important than you think. Let’s look at 3 reasons why you should never wear shoes in […]

by January 19, 2018
Dublin teenager wins BT Young Scientist after discovering blackberry antibiotic

Dublin teenager wins BT Young Scientist after discovering blackberry antibiotic

The BT Young Scientist award has been won by 15-year old-student Simon Meehan after discovering a blackberry antibiotic in his backyard. He took home the top prize in the BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition (BTYSTE) at the RDS in Dublin, after discovering antimicrobial properties of plants in his area. […]

by January 18, 2018
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California has issued caution on cell phone use

It’s official; the department of public health of California has issued caution on cell phone use. The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) recently issued new ground breaking guidelines for cell phone use. In the guidelines, users are advised to keep phones away from their bodies and to limit use […]

by January 17, 2018
Raw turmeric milk

Raw turmeric milk

Turmeric is often called the “Indian solid gold,” and its health benefits certainly live up to the golden name. Turmeric is one the most researched plants in the world. Its medicinal properties have been the subject of over 6000 peer-reviewed and published biomedical studies. It is known for a potent ingredient called […]

by January 16, 2018
Detox the air in your home with this clove disinfectant air freshener

Detox the air in your home with this clove disinfectant air freshener

Control the air your breathe in your home and disinfect the air in your home. As we saw, most conventional air fresheners contain chemicals  such as formaldehyde, petroleum distillates, 1,4 dichlorobenzene and aerosol propellants. These chemicals are linked to skin and upper respiratory allergies, asthma and may lead to serious […]

by January 15, 2018