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5 natural supplements that actually work

There are so many supplements out there that it can get overwhelming. It’s time to break down 5 natural supplements that actually work and are worth taking. 1. Fish oil: Fish oil is one of the supplements we talk about the most, and for good reason. It is packed with […]

by January 26, 2018
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Turmeric improves memory and helps boost mood

Turmeric improves memory and helps boost mood, according to the latest research from the University of California, Los Angeles. Turmeric is one of the most potent healing spices in the world. It is one the most researched plants in the world. There are so many reasons to eat turmeric. The medicinal properties […]

by January 24, 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
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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