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Natural Blaze

  • 8-Year-Old Mexican Girl Wins Nuclear Sciences Prize For Inventing A Solar Water Heater
    by Michael on August 17, 2019 at 4:30 pm

    By Mayukh Saha Cultura Colectiva has reported that Xóchitl Guadalupe Cruz, an 8-year-old girl from Mexico (Chiapas), has been awarded UNAM’s Institute of Nuclear Sciences for creating a device, totally solar-powered, which can heat water. This device uses recycled and recyclable materials. Xóchitl’s invention might... Continue […]

  • Stanford Develops Wireless Sensors that Stick to the Skin to Track our Health
    by Michael on August 17, 2019 at 4:21 pm

    We tend to take our skin’s protective function for granted, ignoring its other roles in signaling subtleties like a fluttering heart or a flush of embarrassment. Now, Stanford engineers have developed a way to detect physiological signals emanating from the skin with sensors that stick... Continue reading... […]

  • To Reduce Plastic Use This Man From India Is Making Bamboo Water Bottles
    by Michael on August 17, 2019 at 4:15 pm

    By Mayukh Saha In the recent fight against plastics, an Assamese innovator has brought forth bamboo bottles, which are not only eco-friendly but also leak-proof. It has been quite some time that we have been concentrating on reducing the usage of plastics. For these, we... Continue reading... […]

  • Prescription Infant Formulas Found To Be Contaminated With Aluminum
    by Michael on August 16, 2019 at 3:53 pm

    By Arjun Walia The Facts: Multiple brands of prescription infant formula were found to contain high levels of aluminum. Reflect On: Should we be questioning the quality of products that come from pharmaceutical production? Do we veer away from natural methods of raising children more... Continue reading... […]

  • Study Shows That Horses Understand Our Emotions & Remember Us Deeply
    by Michael on August 16, 2019 at 3:43 pm

    By Dulce Ruby The Facts: In a recent study, researchers at the universities of Sussex and Portsmouth have discovered that horses can recognize and recall human expression. Reflect On: We are all interconnected and it is beautiful to see more studies coming up that clearly... Continue reading... […]

Food Babe

  • Here are the 55 ingredients in a Chick-fil-A Sandwich. Should you eat them?
    by Food Babe on August 13, 2019 at 3:19 pm

    QUICK LOOK: Chick-fil-A’s famous chicken sandwich has 55 ingredients, including MSG, artificial colors Yellow 5 and Blue 1, Sodium Aluminum Phosphate, Potassium Iodate, and Dimethylpolysiloxane. These additives are linked to several health risks, and some are banned or heavily restricted in other countries.  Chick-fil-A has made some good […]

  • The key to feeling happy isn’t what you thought. This makes all the difference! (Organic Vitamin...
    by Assistant to Food Babe (Pam) on July 19, 2019 at 5:46 pm

    Several years ago I worked in a corporate office environment and lived in a city condo. I’d wake up, walk down to the indoor gym in my condo, and then drive from one below-ground parking garage to another. I literally NEVER went outside. Then I’d work all day in a building that had tunnels to … Read More The post The key to feeling […]

  • Why you shouldn’t rely on orange juice for Vitamin C
    by Food Babe on July 19, 2019 at 5:42 pm

    One of my favorite things to do is take my daughter Harley to music class… She’s 2 1/2, so this is a fun time for her to get some social skills and meet other kids. But meeting new kids comes with meeting new germs that can be tough for her immune system to handle. Of … Read More The post Why you shouldn’t rely on orange juice […]

  • Tired, anxious, and irritable? The ONE thing missing from your health routine!
    by Food Babe on July 19, 2019 at 5:41 pm

    Back when I was working my high-powered corporate job, I was a mess. I wasn’t eating well. I was full of anxiety and stress. I DEFINITELY wasn’t sleeping well. And I got very irritated by the smallest things too. Actual footage of me screaming into a pillow at night after work… You’ve probably been there … Read More The […]

  • BIG NEWS: Truvani launches new supplement line to support your sleep, mood, and immune system
    by Food Babe on July 17, 2019 at 7:14 pm

    If you’ve been following me on social media, you’ll know I’ve been teasing you about our new Truvani products coming out. Well, I’m proud to announce… They’re HERE! But before I get to the details, here’s a short story to help you understand why we created them: A few years ago, I had a full medical … […]

GreenMed Info

MedicalXpress

  • Huntington's disease triggered by genetic instability in brain cells, study finds
    on August 16, 2019 at 10:50 pm

    Huntington's disease is triggered by genetic instability of a particular DNA sequence in brain cells, according to a new study of the lethal neurodegenerative disorder. […]

  • Officials: More kids in Mass. ingesting marijuana products
    on August 16, 2019 at 10:43 pm

    Massachusetts health care officials say there has been an increase in calls to the state's poison control center about toddlers ingesting marijuana products. […]

  • Study reveals how stress can curb the desire to eat in an animal model
    on August 16, 2019 at 10:36 pm

    Eating disorder researchers at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) have discovered a neurocircuit in mice that, when activated, increased their stress levels while decreasing their desire to eat. Findings appear in Nature Communications. […]

  • Researchers refine guidelines for pediatric brain injuries
    on August 16, 2019 at 10:26 pm

    When a child suffers a head trauma, medical professionals are in high gear to prevent further damage to a developing brain. Measuring and regulating the child's level of carbon dioxide is critical to ensuring the brain is getting enough blood oxygen to prevent a secondary brain injury. High carbon dioxide can increase intracranial pressure, while a low […]

  • Children with mild asthma can use inhalers as needed
    on August 16, 2019 at 10:21 pm

    A new study from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis supports evidence that children with mild asthma can effectively manage the condition by using their two inhalers—one a steroid and the other a bronchodilator—when symptoms occur. This is in contrast to the traditional method of using the steroid daily, regardless of […]

Natural Society

Living the Nourished Life

  • How to Find the Healthiest, Safest Cookware
    by Elizabeth Walling on July 23, 2019 at 6:52 pm

    I’ve done some research to help you sort through fact and fiction so you can brush up on your knowledge to find the healthiest and safest cookware to use for your family meals. I get tons of emails and comments about how to choose the safest cooking pans. It’s a confusing topic, and there’s a... How to Find the Healthiest, Safest Cookware […]

  • 21+ BEST Homemade Sugar Scrub Recipes on Earth
    by Elizabeth Walling on July 23, 2019 at 6:15 am

    If you’re looking for homemade sugar scrub recipes, you’re in the right place. I’ve scoured the web for some of the best and most creative (and yes, the prettiest!) DIY sugar scrub recipes, and I’ve compiled a list of my absolute favorites. These make the perfect gifts for teachers and friends and family — but... 21+ BEST […]

  • How to Make Cucumber Water
    by Elizabeth Walling on July 23, 2019 at 5:31 am

    This cucumber water recipe was brought to you by my scorching hot Carolina summer. It will help you figure out how to make cucumber water easily. When you sit outside in the heaviness of southern heat and humidity, you tend to contemplate the possibility of a cool, refreshing beverage. That’s where cucumber water comes in.... How to Make Cucumber […]

  • Honey Mask For Acne: 4 Easy Face Mask Recipes for Skin Concerns
    by Elizabeth Walling on July 22, 2019 at 7:18 am

    The best face mask for acne can’t be purchased at a pricey department store. In fact, it only contains one ingredient and it’s probably already in your pantry! It’s one of my personal favorites: the raw honey mask. Honey for your skin is basically nature’s miracle, and these four raw honey face mask recipes are... Honey Mask For […]

  • Eating Raw Eggs: Why I Include Raw Egg Yolks in My Everyday Diet
    by Elizabeth Walling on July 16, 2019 at 4:25 am

    Have you heard the crazy news? I’m eating raw egg yolks every day. Well, maybe not every day, but on most days, I include at least 2-3 raw egg yolks in my diet. Here’s why I eat raw egg yolks almost every day… Eating raw eggs may not be what all the popular kids are... Eating Raw Eggs: Why I Include Raw Egg Yolks in My Everyday Diet […]

 

The doctor of the future will give no medicine but will interest his patients in the care of the human frame, in diet and in the cause and prevention of disease.

~Thomas Edison