Category Archives: Health

We can cure Alzheimer’s – if we stop ignoring it

The terror of Alzheimer’s is that it acts by degrees, and can therefore bewilder family members as much as its victims. Those who first notice the onset of Alzheimer’s in a loved

Another great reason to drink ORGANIC, Fair Trade coffee: It decreases your risk of heart disease

A 16-year-long multinational cohort study concluded that moderate consumption of coffee decreased the risk of developing heart disease, regardless of its preparation. Authors of the study concluded that adults who consumed three

Don’t lose sleep over sharing your bed with your pet or kids

About half of all pet owners share their beds or bedrooms with their pets at night. Although this has been the case through the ages, remarkably few studies have been done about

A common underlying genetic basis for social behavior in dogs and humans

Dogs’ ability to communicate and interact with humans is one the most astonishing differences between them and their wild cousins, wolves. A new study published today in the journal Science Advances identifies

Warning to pregnant women: Taking antibiotics while carrying a child may increase the risk of BIRTH DEFECTS

Taking common antibiotics during pregnancy may increase the chance of birth defects, major new research warns. Although scientists claim the risk is only small, only three drugs studied were not associated with

Small weight gain is just as dangerous as being fat: Study warns gaining as little as 6lbs above your normal weight could drastically inflame the heart

Gaining as little as 6.5lbs above your natural weight over the course of seven years could wreak havoc on your heart, a new study claims. Researchers at the University of Texas Southwestern

Why you should only buy organic strawberries: The summer-favorite fruit contains AT LEAST 20 pesticides

Strawberries contain the most pesticides of any fruit or vegetable, new research reveals. The summer-favorite fruit contains at least 20 synthetic chemicals, a report found. Other chemically-ridden produce includes spinach, nectarines and

Green tea nutrients found to successfully treat scars when used in a cream

It’s time to go green — and spread all that loving goodness on your skin. A new study conducted by the University of Manchester found that cream infused with green tea extract

Most Americans Suffer From Nature Deficiency Syndrome

Spending time outdoors can significantly lift your mood, so it’s no surprise that outdoors activities such as gardening and nature hikes have been found to be good therapy. In one survey, 80

How to get rid of warts

Warts is a skin diseases caused by virus beneath the skin. If you have cut your hand, then there are great chances of warts appearing in that part of the skin because