Two Methods of Deseeding a Pomegranate In Less Than One Minute and 6 Benefits of This Amazing Fruit
April 20, 2014 | Antioxidants | N.Longo
Two very popular methods of deseeding pomegranates take less than one minute and are very effective at removing all seeds. Here is a demonstration of each method as well as 6 amazing benefits of consuming pomegranates.
Earth Is Treating Its Inhabitants To Quite A Show for Earth Day
April 20, 2014 | TheUniverse | Editor
First came a Mars closeup and a Blood Moon, and now the 2014 Lyrid meteor shower. The annual fireball show is already underway, and it's expected to continue for more than a week -- with the peak arriving Earth Day, April 22.
Shocking Proof That Conventional Education Is Failing Children Miserably - You Won't Believe The Math They're Teaching
April 19, 2014 | GovernmentAbuse | M.Torres
The dumbing down of elementary school children has reached epidemic proportions. They can no longer make any informed decisions due to the quantity of misinformation, falsities and deliberate use of distraction, all while imposing academic standards not even fit for a primate.
Russia Announces It Will Not Import GMO Products
April 18, 2014 | GMO | N.Longo
Russia has embraced a GMO-free platform for many years and according to the official information there is no growing of GMOs in Russia for commercial purposes. The country’s Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has now officially announced that it will not import GMO products, adding that the nation has enough space and resources to produce organic food.
Black Sapote - The Fruit That Tastes Like Chocolate Pudding
April 18, 2014 | Nutrition | E.Malendez
The Black Sapote, a species of persimmon native to Mexico and Central America is the only fruit in the world with both the unique taste and consistency of chocolate pudding.
Take This Quiz To Help You Assess Your Weight Fate
April 17, 2014 | YourWeight | T.McKenzie
Are you destined to pile on the pounds based on your current lifestyle habits? How many sugar-free drinks do you consume per day? What's your snack of choice? What is your general psychological state? Be aware that this is only an estimate, but everything you do deliberately makes a difference. Take a peek at your diet destiny with this quiz, and what you can do to change it and your weight.
Power Your Lungs Green Juice or Smoothie
April 17, 2014 | Nutrition | K.Foster
Juicing or blending vegetables is an amazing way to nourish your body with the highest bioavailable doses of vitamins and minerals, and you can customize your recipe to optimize specific health benefits. This particular juice or smoothie not only tastes incredible, but it is in fact either medicinal or a health booster for your lungs, especially if consumed daily.
Real-Time Audio of Spanking Shows Kids Misbehave Within 10 Minutes
April 16, 2014 | ChildHealth | K.Foster
Children who are spanked are more likely to be aggressive toward other children and adults. Over the long term they tend to be more difficult and noncompliant, have various behavior problems, can develop anxiety disorders or depression, and later develop antisocial behavior. They are more at risk to be involved in intimate partner violence, and they are at risk to become child abusers. A new study based on real-time audio recordings of parents practicing corporal punishment discovered that spanking was far more common than parents admit, that children were hit for trivial misdeeds and that children then misbehaved within 10 minutes of being punished.
Study Shows How Lifestyle Determines Which Microbes Are In Your Gut
April 16, 2014 | HumanBody | A.McCarthy
Gut microbes are responsible for many aspects of human health and nutrition, but most studies have focused on “western” populations. A new study from an international collaboration of researchers has shown how bacteria play an essential role in adaptation to lifestyle patterns and subsistence.
The Link Between Vaccines And Type-1 Diabetes
April 16, 2014 | Diabetes | M.Heinze
Every hour, three children in the United States are diagnosed with type-1 diabetes. Type-1 diabetes’ incidence was very low in the first half of the twentieth century. However, became more prevalent, especially in young children, during the second half of the twentieth century and really began to surge during the past twenty years. Researchers also see a trend in the increased prevalence of other autoimmune disorders. Not only are certain autoimmune disorders increasingly common, but the autoimmune diseases, as a class, seem to be on the rise.
Children Are Slower, Heavier and Worse Off Physically, Emotionally and Developmentally Than One Generation Before Them
April 15, 2014 | Prevention | M.Torres
Millions of children around the world cannot run as fast or as far as their parents were able to at their age. They cannot maintain their heart rates at high levels, recover from activity, have more illness and are slower, heavier with physical, developmental and emotional barriers that their parents never had.