Getting Calcium From Raw Food

We all know that calcium is essential for bone and teeth health, but I wonder how many people know that calcium is also vital for a healthy heart, circulatory system, healthy muscle tissue, blood, and skin? Not many, I would venture to say. We all have also heard through the advertising from dairy companies, that…

Online Competitions – Both Sides of the Picture

The internet has presented the world with a whole lot of new opportunities, both in trade and for entertainment purposes, depending on whether you're a developer or the end user. Being the multimillion dollar industry that it is, it has benefited every person that entered into the field of creating internet content. Mark Zuckerberg, anyone?…

Colitis Cure – Natural Remedies That Work

Many people diagnosed with ulcerative colitis have already tried prescription drugs and often surgery to combat their illness. In most cases, the medical treatments only work to suppress the symptoms for a while. But since they do not heal the underlying causes of colitis, it is nearly impossible to effect a cure using medical methods.…

The Different Skin Tightening Procedures

A big disadvantage to getting older is seeing your skin lose its youthful and healthy glow. You will likely get lines and wrinkles, and there will be some sagging and excessive skin. However, this can be delayed if you keep healthy habits of taking care of your skin. For treatment, there are several procedures that…

Possible Healthcare Reform Losers

With the D-day for healthcare reform fast approaching it would be interesting to find out which sectors of the healthcare system will come out as winners and which ones will come out as losers. Generic medication is expected to take a front sit with the healthcare reform and any pharmaceutical company heavily involved in promoting…

Natural Sleep Aids and Their Uses

Modern lifestyle has many advantages but it also comes with a price – stress that leads to insomnia. Since it affects more than half the population, people will know the first thing that becomes affected is your sleeping pattern. You have the option to arrive at the office every morning, sleep deprived or you can…

Allamanda – A Beautiful, Toxic Flower With Medicinal Value

The Allamanda is a stunningly beautiful and extremely toxic flower is native to Central and South America along with a known species in Australia. The name “allamanda” is named after a Swiss botanist Dr. Frederich Allamanda. However, there are many regional names such as Yellow Bell, Golden Trumpet or Buttercup Flower. Allamandas likes to grow…

Eating Cherries In Texas May Be Good For You

Cherries. Sweet, tart and oh so good. Individuals in Dallas, Houston and elsewhere in Texas can find them in pies, drinks, pitted, not pitted, juiced, au naturel, maraschinoed, covered with chocolate, sitting on top of whipped cream or blended into special sauces. They’ve become part of our nation’s folklore with George Washington cutting down a…