The Fruit Compound That Kills Cancer Stem Cells, According To Research

Researchers from the Penn Sate Hershey Cancer Institute believe they have found a potential cure for colon cancer. It turns out that the compound found in grapes, known as resveratrol, could be an effective treatment for people suffering from colon cancer. It may also be effective in prevention. Complementary and Alternative Medicine. Jairam K.P. Vanamala, associate professor of food sciences ...

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These THREE Ingredients Can Eliminate Blackheads Forever

Blackheads form when the pores of the skin become blocked by excess oil. Usually, they form during puberty, but they can also pop up due to changes in one’s menstrual cycle, pregnancy, and use of birth control. Less commonly, blackheads can form as a result of heavy makeup use, persistent sweating, or high humidity. According to medical news today, blackheads form ...

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5 Things Your Skin Reveals About Your Health

“Body organs aren’t all internal like the brain or the heart. There’s one we wear on the outside. Skin in our largest organ – adults carry some 8 pounds (3.6 kilograms) and 22 square feet (2 square meters) of it.” – National Geographic Science Our skin is a very important organ that serves a variety of functions. The most important role ...

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Here’s Why Women Should Stop Wearing High Heels

High heels have been making quite a fashion statement for many decades now, but at what cost? Millions of women put them on each day for work or to go out without even giving it a second thought, because let’s face it, high heels make us feel sexy, attractive, and desirable. They can also add a nice touch to an outfit, ...

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8 Scientifically Proven Reasons to Eat Shiitake Mushrooms Every Day

Sure shiitake mushrooms are savory and delicious, but now there are scientifically proven reasons to eat them every day. If you are one of the lucky people who ate shiitake mushrooms at breakfast this morning, you are well aware of the tasty reasons to eat them. Shiitake mushrooms are one delicious variety of fungi that not only taste good, but ...

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8 Signs You May Have A Blood Clot

Just like a scab that heals when you cut your finger, a blood clot is a mass of blood that is moving along your bloodstream. Clotting is normal for our blood because it is a natural part of the healing process. Unfortunately, when a blood clot happens inside your body, it can be dangerous. According to the American Society for ...

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6 Signs You Have A Toxic Liver

After a night of heavy drinking you may feel sorry for your liver, but you probably don’t give this major organ much thought after that. After your skin, your liver is the second largest organ in your body. The liver filters out harmful substances from your blood and it helps turn food into energy. That is a pretty important function, ...

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Here’s What Happens When You Touch These Points On Your Hands

There is evidence that hand therapy has been used in China and in Egypt beginning around 4,000 B.C. Western medicine rediscovered the technique of touch point therapy with the help of Dr. William Fitzgerald who called it Zone Therapy. In 1915, an article titled “To Stop That Toothache, Squeeze Your Toe,” brought touch therapy to the public’s attention. Touching specific ...

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Top 10 Acupressure Points For Pain Relief

Acupressure is an ancient healing remedy originating in China, and today, many people still use acupressure to do everything from healing diseases to instilling peace and relaxation within the body. While acupuncture is a more widely used remedy in China, acupressure is basically the same thing without the use of needles. Traditional Chinese medicine states that every person possesses specific ...

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New Study Reveals: CBD Found In Cannabis Helps Treat Social Anxiety

Anxiety is the most common mental illness in the U.S., afflicting 40 million adults at or above the age of 18, or 18% of the total population. More specifically, social anxiety affects 15 million Americans, or 6.8% of the U.S. population. A 2007 ADAA survey found that 36% of sufferers wait 10 years or more before seeking help or treatment. ...

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25 Things The Ancient Practice of Acupuncture Can Heal

Acupuncture: some people swear by it and others attribute it to nothing more than a placebo effect. It is an ancient Chinese Medicine practice of strategically placing very fine needles into the skin to alleviate pain and to treat various physical, mental, and emotional conditions. The job of the needles is to recreate balance by stimulating Qi. Qi (pronounced “chee”) ...

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How to Use Thread to Shape Your Eyebrows in Less Than 5 Minutes

Eyebrows may seem like a small thing on your face, but they can make a big difference in your appearance. They serve to frame your face. Your eyebrows can become very annoying if they are not tamed properly. Everyone has some major eyebrow troubles going on. We are going to show how to handle your eyebrow situation without tweezers and ...

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