Could GMO Foods Possibly End Our Lives?

"Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food" ~ Hippocrates We'll explore the Pro and Cons of GMO foods which are genetically modified by introducing organizations DNA from other species. There are a multitude of opinions from PhDs, Environmentalists, and farmers now up in arms and the producers like Monsanto and their close…

Dust Without Scratching Delicate Surfaces

Dusting is necessary in order to keep your home clean and to reduce the amount of allergens within the home that can cause serious problems for allergy sufferers, like myself. According to the American Lung Association, dust mites are microscopic creatures that feed off the particles found in dust and these can trigger some serious…

Stop Boredom Eating

"Hello! I need some advice please! I try to eat healthy and work out on a regular basis, but I always eat when I am bored, even though I am not hungry. Kinds of snacks. "" How do I stop this habit? " While there are many diverse reasons for overeating, boredom eating is surprisingly…

Insomnia Herbs – Sleepless? Try These!

Disturbing thoughts have plagued man for millennia, inducing sleepless nights. Insomnia herbs have been in use for just as long. When modern medicine came into the picture, there came a proliferation of chemicals and sedatives to help give space-age society its clamored-for rest–as well as other addictive side effects. A search for safer alternatives takes…

B Vitamins Work Best Together

“Be careful about reading health books. You may die of a misprint.” – Mark Twain Many vitamins are essential players in the natural biochemistry of your body. B vitamins are particularly important for proper functioning of your brain and nervous system. Although you can sometimes buy each vitamin by itself in a health food store,…

Embarrassing Toes – Use A Foot Fungus Treatment

Before heading to the beach this summer is the perfect time to look into an effective foot fungus treatment. With summertime nearly upon us, you will want to drag out your sandals and flip-flops. When you bury your toes in the sand, it should be from the enjoyment of the sand between your toes not…

10 Good Things Beetroot Juice Will Do For Your Body

Beetroot juice not only has a stunning color but is also packed with nutrients. It is a terrific source of vitamins and minerals. The beets contain vitamins B1, B2, niacin, B6, B12, Vitamin C potassium, phosphorus, calcium, sulfur, iodine, iron and copper. It is rich in antioxidants – carotenoids and flavanoids, which help reduce oxidation…

Successful Ayurvedic Herbal Treatment of Infertility

The ability to conceive and procreate is a beautiful gift from God and comes with a natural, inborn instinct to continue the race. Parenthood is a natural culmination of marriage for (most) couples. The inability to conceive can come as a shock and cause severe distress to both men and women. In addition to multiple…

Barbara’s Ovarian Cancer Story, Part III

Happy Thanksgiving 2006 Barbara’s continued Ovarian Cancer Story: It’s been two years since my last article and I have a lot to share with you. Presently, I’m sitting in my cozy little office/guest room, in my cozy house on Whidbey Island, Washington. Rosie-the-cat is reclining on the windowsill and we’re both staring out at the…

Nursing Pads – Pros, Cons, Rights and Wrongs

I’d seen and heard of nursing pads before I had my first baby, but it never occurred to me that I’d be in any rush to buy them.  I had nothing against them from an outsiders perspective, but until you actually start breastfeeding, it’s hard to imagine liquids gushing forth from your nipples.  That’s why…

Changes

My friend of many years called me to tell me that her husband is dying of cancer and has perhaps six months to live. One of the first things she said to me is: "I am going to be a widow." Those seven words were spoken in a similar fashion to: "I had fish for…