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Curious health info and news, fun facts, and surprising discoveries, research and studies

6 Reasons to Lose Weight

Sometimes it’s hard to motivate yourself to even get out of bed and go to work or college, but when it comes to losing weight, forget it! It’s easy to put it off till after Christmas, later in the spring,…

Can the Moon Affect Your Life?

The moon has a subtle affect on most people’s lives, but there are some people who report that they feel the different phases of the moon affect their emotions, their energy levels and as a result, how they live their…

The Best Homemade Deodorants

Since it’s pretty well-known now that the deodorants you might see in the shops are damaging to your health, it’s the perfect moment to try an alternative.

Foods You Should Never Refrigerate

Considering that this time last century many households did not have any refrigeration at all, it is amazing how we now love to shove all of our groceries into our fridge! This explains the rise in the popularity of huge, larder-style…

How to Strengthen Your Nails

Nails soaks have become a favourite because they are easy and quick to prepare and many report how happy they are with the results. You can create a nail soak for every type of nail problem you might be suffering…

How Cinnamon and Stevia Regulate Diabetes

It creeps up on you. Type 2, the most common form, is a silent killer – but if you know the symptoms, you can regulate diabetes by changing your lifestyle. A major key to understanding the disease is knowing that the…

Banana Peel Uses

Banana peels get thrown into the rubbish more often than not. But why not explore all of the useful ways a banana skin can work for you! They’re truly amazing, so whether you’ve got acne or have run out of…

Types of Bacteria Found on Money

A new study has really given a new meaning to the phrase “dirty money”. No, money is not a negative thing, and it helps most people make a positive impact on their world. However, experts were surprised when they found…

Causes and Remedies for Crow’s Feet

Many people wonder why they start to get crow’s feet around the sides of their eyes during their late 20s and early 30s. Is it just a fact of life? No! There are ways to minimise these fine lines. Find…

5 Homemade Leave-ins to Strengthen Your Hair

If you don’t use a leave-in conditioner, you could be leaving your hair without any protection against the sun’s rays and the drying wind, rain and cold. Adding in a natural leave-in condition to your routine could really make your…

The Dangers of Uric Acid and How to Avoid Them

If too there is too much uric acid in the body, the body goes into a state called hyperuricemia. A variety of conditions can develop as a result, like metabolic acidosis, lead poisoning, diabetes, leukemia, gout, kidney disease, renal failure…

Foods to Reduce Belly Fat

If you have been struggling to lose belly fat around your midsection you are not alone. Belly fat is one of the most common and hardest fats to lose. The excess fat that is stored around the belly is often…

Organic Homemade Detergent Recipe

Think about how many loads of washing you put on per week. If you have a large family it could be more than ten! That’s over 520 each year! Now think about how much washing detergent your family alone is discharging…

How to: Grow a Pineapple at Home

Pineapples are a popular fruit, and with good reason because they are delicious, healthy, contain a powerhouse of enzymes and go great in a lot of dishes, including salads, fruit salads, desserts and sides.

The 12 Best Natural Laxatives

Irregular bowel movements are common for many people. Sometimes pain and straining becomes the norm. Here are some constipation-busting foods you can use as an effective alternative to chemical solutions.