Tag Archives: Health Studies

5 Health Benefits of Beards (Yes, Beards)

This beard could have unique health benefitsAre the hipsters on to something? Charles Darwin first noted an evolutionary explanation of beards in “The Descent of Man,” in which he hypothesized that the process of sexual selection may have led to … Continue reading

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The Best Power Foods for Women

The best foods for women of any ageYou grind in the gym every day to look and feel your best, but if your diet doesn’t include these 12 power foods, you’re doing yourself and your health a disservice! To strengthen … Continue reading

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The Healthy Dozen

Even the experts can’t come to a consensus on the best diet tips to follow. (Eat like a caveman! Fast two days a week! No fruit! Only fruit!) But these are the picks every dietitian stashes in her kitchen for … Continue reading

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6 Reasons Drinking Water Solves Any Problem

The benefits of water go way beyond hydration Scientifically speaking, water is the basis of life, but beyond being essential to your very existence, water serves all sorts of purposes that help you feel your absolute best. No, it can’t … Continue reading

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11 Food Ingredients Banned Outside the U.S. That We Eat

  11 Food Ingredients Banned Outside …       A recently published list of foods banned in countries outside the U.S. has riled the plates of many in the food industry. Last week, Buzzfeed published a list of 8 ingredients … Continue reading

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Make room for mushrooms with grow-at-home kits

  Associated Press/Back to the Roots – This undated publicity photo provided by Back to the Roots shows the founders Alejandro Velez, left, and Nikhil Arora with the company’s Mushroom Kit and AquaFarm. (AP Photo/Back …more    BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — … Continue reading

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7 Amazing Things You Can Do with Vodka

Not Just For Drinking The word “vodka” is more likely to bring up thoughts of cosmos and Carrie Bradshaw than Mr. Clean and his ilk, but you might be surprised at how handy your favorite spirit can be around the … Continue reading

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Sleek hydroponic unit lets you grow a garden in your kitchen

  Design / Sustainable Product Design February 28, 2013   © Nano Garden Indoor gardening solutions come in a range of possibilities — from do-it-yourself windowfarming kits to more high-tech fare. The futuristic, hydroponic Nano Garden fits in the latter … Continue reading

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10 Best Foods for Your Body

Kiwi for Your Bones Eating kiwi will not only help maintain clear skin, it will also promote healthy bones. Lisa Drayer, MA, RD, author of The Beauty Diet, says one cup peeled kiwi contains more vitamin C than the equivalent … Continue reading

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Weird Facts About Lefties

  Left-handed people represent only 10% of the population, and it isn’t just their writing hand that sets them apart: lefties tend to be right-brain dominant, a trait that might make them more prone to fear, according to a study … Continue reading

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