Monthly Archives: November 2017

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How to Prepare for a Healthy Holiday

The holidays are almost here! It’s once again time for family get-togethers, fun winter activities, amazing food, and… weight gain? Did you know that the holiday season contributes a lot to your yearly weight gain? Those who are already obese or overweight are at a higher risk of gaining more weight during this period. Does […]

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Natural Ways to Fight Antibiotic Resistance

Prevention is the key to keeping a healthy immune system and avoiding flu and many other diseases. This is especially important with the increasing concern over a growing serious health threat which is antibiotic resistance. A recently published paper in the US showed that friendly microbes in the intestinal tracts of even healthy American children […]

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Chlorine in Your Water: Should You Be Alarmed?

Chlorination is a process of disinfecting large amounts of water that has been used since the 1800s but it did not become a standard until the 1900s. Studies are now showing that there are problematic issues with chlorine. If you are worried about your health, do read on as you’ll find more information about this […]

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Watch Out for These Toxic Ingredients in Your Skin Care Products

By now you probably have read or heard about how there may be some hidden chemicals in your beauty and skin care products that can be putting you at risk. But do you know what they are exactly? How well do you know the products that you apply on your face and body every day? […]

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Why You Should Say No to Ramen Noodles

Many college students around the world consider ramen noodles as a staple – especially if they are on a tight budget. It’s also a favourite among those who are too busy to eat a proper meal because they only take a few minutes to prepare, are easy and convenient to eat and really filling. However, […]

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