Health

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
6 great ways to reuse tea bags

6 great ways to reuse tea bags

Here are 6 great ways to reuse tea bags. Tea bags have many uses, even after they have been steeped for a warming and healing cup of tea. Do you drink tea? Before you throw away your used tea bags, remember that healthy living is about being creative and using every […]

by January 13, 2018
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Guidelines for stroke prevention in women

Guidelines for stroke prevention in women Though incidences of strokes have decreased significantly since the early 90s, more women die from them than men. There were no official guidelines for  stroke prevention in women until now with the help of an expert from the University of Alabama. The American Stroke […]

by January 9, 2018