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Licorice protects skin from UV rays

Licorice protects skin from UV rays

The skin is the largest organ in the human body, and it goes under a lot of stress daily. UV radiation is an environmental factor that can affect the skin, and can even cause genetic mutations that lead to skin cancer, according to the Skin Cancer Foundation. A new German […]

by February 23, 2015
Highly processed foods are addictive

Highly processed foods are addictive

Fresh and organic foods are key to optimal health. Processed foods, however, can be hard to avoid. A new study from University of Michigan shows that highly processed foods are addictive, which explains why they are so hard to avoid. Foods like chocolate, pizza, and French fries are among the […]

by February 22, 2015
Sesame seeds are better than Tylenol for arthritis

Sesame seeds are better than Tylenol for arthritis

According to the CDC: “Osteoarthritis (OA) is a disease of the entire joint involving the cartilage, joint lining, ligaments, and underlying bone.” These tissues break down and lead to pain and stiffness. Nutritious foods are some of the best medicines. An exciting new study from Iran shows that sesame seeds […]

by February 21, 2015
Rivers and antibiotic resistance: Is there a connection?

Rivers and antibiotic resistance: Is there a connection?

Rivers may be part of the antibiotic resistance epidemic. University of Warwick School of Life Sciences and University of Exeter Medical School scientists made this discovery while studying the Thames River. The research team found that large amounts of resistant bacteria live nearby to waste water treatment centers. These facilities […]

by February 20, 2015
Turmeric cancer prevention tea

Turmeric cancer prevention tea

Turmeric is one of the most potent healing spices in the world. It is one the most researched plants in the world.  The medicinal properties of turmeric have been the subject of over 6000 peer-reviewed and published biomedical studies. This turmeric cancer prevention tea is a potent healer and anti-inflammatory drink. Let’s […]

by February 19, 2015
Best natural ways to prevent hair loss

Best natural ways to prevent hair loss

As we get in our prime time, our hair  needs more tender loving care. Hair grows in cycles: It grows, rests, sheds, and hopefully is replaced by new hair. But when hair follicles rest more than they are replaced, hair loss becomes apparent. This leads to thinner-looking hair or baldness. With […]

by February 19, 2015
SophiSticate Interiors unveils the new expanded green Serenity MedSpa in San Francisco

SophiSticate Interiors unveils the new expanded green Serenity MedSpa in San Francisco

SophiSticate Interiors unveils the new expanded green Serenity MedSpa in San Francisco We are thrilled to announce that San Francisco Premier green design firm SophiSticate Interiors, will unveil the new expanded green Serenity MedSpa in San Francisco. A ribbon cutting ceremony and private event benefiting the Richmond/Ermert Aid Foundation are scheduled […]

by February 18, 2015
Cumin helps with weight loss

Cumin helps with weight loss

Spices are truly nature’s medicine, and cumin is one of the most potent of them all. It is packed with antioxidants and may slow down the growth of breast and colon cancer cells. Cumin is also great for the kidneys, strengthens the immune system, and is a known sleep aid. […]

by February 18, 2015