Most people know to avoid the poisons found in harsh household cleaners or other materials not meant for human consumption, but it's much more difficult to avoid the invisible poisons present in air and water. They can be odorless and tasteless, and only make there presence known through their deleterious effects on human health. Most people encounter at least one or two of these five common poisons every day:
Unlike regular diatomic gaseous oxygen, ozone is…Continue
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Spring is finally here and in full swing. This means lots of outdoor activities, camping trips, and for those of us unfortunate enough, allergies. Spring means the beginning of allergy season and for some people, this can really put a mood dampener to an otherwise gorgeous time of year. In this article, we will be discussing 5 natural allergy relief remedies.
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Have you ever wondered how education affects the brain? It’s true- it can even get weird. Here are 5 ways education affects the brain.
Our brains strive to make new connections. When humans learn new things, the brain makes new connections. These neural pathways are birthed and strengthened when we learn things and practice them. It’s no surprise that education allows students to build…Continue
The necessary steps to avoiding premature death are having good health and quality of life. Public health officials are providing education on the causes of preventable death. There are 5 most common causes of preventable death in the U.S. These causes include heart disease, cancer, chronic lower respiratory disease, cerebrovascular disease (stroke), and car accidents (unintentional injuries).
Heart disease is the primary cause of preventable death in…Continue
It's no secret--owning a pet can have a positive influence on your life. Pets provide their owners with entertainment, companionship, loyalty, and love. All types of pets--including dogs, cats, rabbits, ferrets, guinea pigs, and turtles--become an important part of your family. Here are some interesting ways having a pet can affect…Continue
Anxiety is a feeling of nervousness and worry, and everyone experiences it. It only becomes a problem when it interferes with your everyday life.
If anxiety is causing you to have trouble participating in normal activities, it's time to treat it, but you don't have to rely on pharmaceuticals. Research has shown that holistic approaches are often as effective as medication and have fewer negative side effects.
Meditation is the…Continue
While eyesight often gets worse as we age, our day-to-day activities can speed up this process if we don't exercise caution. To help keep your eyes young and healthy for as long as you can, avoid these common eye behaviors that are ruining your eyesight.
Too much squinting can produce eye strain which can, in turn, lead to eye pain and headaches. Sunglasses are beneficial for those…Continue
Leg pain is very common and affects people of all ages. According to Iven Treatment Center, women in particular can experience regular bouts of leg pain (Iven). The pain can range from stabbing sensations to dull or minor aches. Leg pain can affect one or both legs. Pain in the legs can cause numbness, weakness and tingling or annoying sensations. In most cases, pain in the legs can be as a…Continue
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