I always like to say, “I work with everyday people with everyday problems.” If you relate to this description, you may be someone who is trying to recover from a painful separation; You may fear your marriage is not as great as you expected it would be; You might have an out-of-control teenager at home who is driving you crazy; You might be a new parent who isn’t doing so great with your first baby; or You might be worried because your young child/teenager is not fitting in at school – your child may stand out and everyone keeps telling you that they will grow out of it.
Humm – these... Read More
Cannabis and you won't get high? What's the point? The answer to question one is yes and you can thank scientists from Israel for cultivating marijuana that will not get you stoned. The answer to question to is that this "new form" of marijuana provides you with all the health benefits though without you experiencing the effect of "getting you stoned" reports AFP.
"The new cannabis looks, smells and even tastes the same, but does not induce any of the feelings normally associated with smoking marijuana that are brought on by the substance THC, or tetrahydrocannabinol."
The... Read More
TAKe CoNTRoL Break Free from the Cigarettes.
DAY BY DAY Manual
Life is worth living, you can give up the cigarettes. You can utilise many of these techniques for other habits to help give them up in a natural and health alternative.
By Jennifer Stone Amazon.com
Thank you for deciding to give up the cigarettes. It is your health that is the true winner here.
Your body will be so pleased, in a couple of weeks you will be so proud. Many of you will think its hard, yet day by day it becomes possible.
Today, is the start of your new... Read More
Bloomberg wants to ban large, sugary drinks from the Big Apple. New York City
New York City's mayor unveiled a plan to that will ban the sale of any sweetened drink larger than 16 ounces. "Restaurants, delis, movie theater and ballpark concessions would be affected, because they are regulated by the health department," reports the New York Times.
The proposed ban will not apply to diet drinks, fruit juices, milkshakes, or alcoholic drinks. Any fast-food chains that dispense sodas at self-serve fountains would, under the law, be required to give customers cup sizes of... Read More
Aspirin and other similar painkillers, known as nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory painkillers ("NSAIDs"), may ward off skin cancer, according to new research, reports the Los Angelese Times.
The findings were reported in the the Journal "Cancer" in which researchers from Denmark evaluated 19 years of skin cancer data from people that had ever used NSAIDs (meaning more than two times) concluded that they were 15% less likely to develop squamous cell carcinoma and 13% less likely to develop malignant melanoma.
Based on the data the longer that patients took the NAIDS, the better... Read More
Chagas disease is caused a tropical parasitic disease carried by blood-sucking insects that has infected up to 8 million people in the Americas. While not widely known about the disease is becoming the "new AIDS of the Americas," the New York Times reports.
Many carriers however never show symptoms but close to a 1/4 of them eventually develop potentially fatal enlarged hearts or intestines. To-date the majority of those infected live in Mexico, Central America, Colombia, Venezuela, and Bolivia. There are estimated to be approximately 300,000 people infected in the US.
Tropical... Read More
Quitting Is the Start
If you are telling yourself, enough is enough these cigarettes are killing me. I don't want to be handcuffed to a packet of cigarettes for life.
I WANT life, I want to be healthy, I don't want to be under the control of nicotine.
We dont say this too scare people or the like. We simply say this because it's a fact, that it's only a matter of time before you WILL get sick and WILL loose your health as a consequence of smoking.If quitting scares you, it must send shivers down your spine. THINK ABOUT THIS, it WILL cost you thousands of dollars, but you... Read More
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therin lies the problem...cost few can afford.
bit of a stretch bud? :>)
thanks Barb, we are a strange race indeed. Without exception my friend everything food wise on this planet seems linked of late; smacks of money grasp. For instance a guy and his missus found some damn cacti out the bush that does every damn thing but...