Be it male or female, it is the wish of all to get a beautiful and smooth skin. But often due to lack of proper care, people suffer from various skin problems such as acne, pimples, dark spots etc. Also with age, people skin begins to develop open or enlarged pore which can make the skin look tired and old. Continue reading
Sneezing works as a protective mechanism and helps expel allergens and irritants out of the body. It is mostly caused by allergies. Animal dander, smoke, mold, dust, wood dust, pollen and other such irritants are the most common causes of this problem. Cold weather, variation in humidity and temperature, rain water, strong smells, food allergies, certain drugs and other such factors can also cause sneezing. Continue reading
Aloe Vera plant is considered to be a miracle plant because of its too many curative and healing health benefits. The leaf of Aloe Vera is filled with a gel containing vitamins like A, B1, B2, B6, B12, C and E, Folic Acid and Niacin. Minerals found in Aloe Vera plant juice are copper, iron, sodium, calcium, zinc, potassium, chromium, magnesium, manganese. All these nutrients have tremendous health benefits when used externally and internally. Continue reading
Breast cancer is the most common form of cancer and also the deadliest of all cancers. The World Health Organization (WHO) has predicted that by 2020 the number of breast cancer cases will be much higher. In fact, it is believed that in coming few years one in every eight women would run the risk of developing breast cancer in her lifetime. This figure has been also estimated by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR). Continue reading
Ginger, a kind of natural herb is used across the globe as a spice. Various health based research works have proved that ginger has a wide variety of effects on the human body and is highly effective for treating various health problems. Due to the various health benefits of ginger, this herb has received the status of a virtual medicine. Continue reading
Today’s women are health-conscious and that is why they prefer to follow a healthy diet plan. A healthy diet plan for a woman is one that includes the right combination of vitamins. Women of every age, height, weight, and activity level need to consume a wide variety of vitamins in order to lead a healthy life and to prevent different types of health problems in the future. There are different types of vitamins that can easily make you healthy. Continue reading
Gelatin has become a staple in many of our diets, but do you what it really is? According to PETA, gelatin is protein obtained by boiling skin, tendons, ligaments, and/or bones with water. In essence, it’s made primarily from the stuff meat industries have left over —pork skins, horns, and cattle bones! Technically not even a food source, it’s used as a thickening agent in a number of products and gives food a soft, squishy consistency. I know it’s gross and I hate to rain down on your gummy bear parade, but you and your kids really shouldn’t be eating this stuff. I don’t even know why it’s legally permissible to be considered a “food” product. Continue reading
A shining set of teeth can make anyone appear more pleasant, more healthy and young looking. Also nothing makes a smile more beautiful than sparkling white teeth. This is why many people avoid smiling in public places as their teeth are not as shiny as they want it to be. Teeth may become yellow due to various reasons such as age, hereditary factors, improper dental hygiene, excessive consumption of tea and coffee, tobacco and cigarette. Even high doses of antibiotics along with some type of injury, climatic conditions, infection and improper metabolism can also contribute to discoloring of teeth. Continue reading
When you walk into your house after a day at work, does your house smell fresh and inviting? Or are there lingering smells? Think hard; what about the bathroom? Your closet? How about the garage – any bad smells there?
Well, if you have been plagued with bad smells in your house that you have no idea what to do about, stop trying to cover them up. Now you’ll have a solution. It’s as simple as baking soda.
Baking soda has antiseptic properties as well as a really cool effervescent quality to it. It only bubbles in the presence of an acid. Continue reading
University of Manchester researchers have discovered that maggots rid diabetic patients of an antibiotic-resistant infection called methicillin resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA). You may be surprised to learn that this is not new as medical use for maggots has a very rich and long history. Continue reading