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A brief note on the use of Mefaqia (plant-based traditional toothbrush sticks) in Ethiopia

A brief note on the use of Mefaqia (plant-based traditional toothbrush sticks) in Ethiopia

🕔18:40, 4.Oct 2017

Fekadu Fullas, Ph.D. How did people clean their teeth and maintain oral hygiene before the advent of modern toothbrush, paste and the whole gamut of other techniques? Obviously, in olden times modern techniques were not known. Dentistry as we know

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Got gray hair? You could get heart disease, too

Got gray hair? You could get heart disease, too

🕔11:00, 13.Apr 2017

New research links gray hair to heart disease in men, irrespective of their age. The gray hairs on a man’s head could point to heart problems, new research shows. A study presented this month at a cardiology conference in Europe

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36 Amazing Benefits (and Side Effects) of Coffee – A Balanced View Based on Science

36 Amazing Benefits (and Side Effects) of Coffee – A Balanced View Based on Science

🕔12:34, 26.Jan 2017

Jen Reviews What is the most used drug in the world? It’s not nicotine or anything illegal. It is caffeine. And the most popular form it comes in is coffee. Many people joke that they can’t function without coffee. Others

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EFFECTIVE TRICK FOR SMOOTH AND SOFT FEET – HOW TO CLEAN YOUR HEELS USING BAKING SODA

EFFECTIVE TRICK FOR SMOOTH AND SOFT FEET – HOW TO CLEAN YOUR HEELS USING BAKING SODA

🕔10:31, 5.Sep 2015

Every woman wants to have nice and groomed feet, soft and gentle heels. Hard, dry and cracked heels make you feel uncomfortable. But ordinary baking soda, which has antiseptic properties, reduces water’s hardness and has soothing effect on the skin

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Why Sleeping on Your Right Side Could be Killing You

Why Sleeping on Your Right Side Could be Killing You

🕔23:05, 28.Aug 2015

Sleeping on your back is good for you but if you sleep on the right side you must stop because of the next few reasons: For Pregnant Women Although this advice cannot be followed always because sometimes we are not

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It’s National Fresh Breath Day! Celebrate with 9 tips to avoid dragon mouth

It’s National Fresh Breath Day! Celebrate with 9 tips to avoid dragon mouth

🕔20:41, 7.Aug 2015

Gina Vivinetto It’s the perfect time to acknowledge the importance of good oral hygiene, and commit to keeping our mouths clean and our breath as fresh as possible. Flossing is a good way to avoid dragon breath. While good oral

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First full body transplant is two years away, surgeon claims

First full body transplant is two years away, surgeon claims

🕔12:35, 28.Feb 2015

Ian Sample, science editor Medical research   Doctor plans to graft a living person’s head on to a donor body using procedures he believes will soon be ready. A surgeon says full-body transplants could become a reality in just two

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Ethiopians Seeking Birth Control: Caught Between Church And State

Ethiopians Seeking Birth Control: Caught Between Church And State

🕔11:44, 31.Dec 2014

ALLYN GAESTEL Her head draped with thin white fabric in the Ethiopian Orthodox tradition, Konjit walked to the stately entrance to the Holy Trinity Cathedral in Addis Ababa. But the soft-spoken 26-year-old did not go inside to pray because of

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ancient Chinese healing techniques reveal how to breathe disease right out of your body

ancient Chinese healing techniques reveal how to breathe disease right out of your body

🕔10:37, 24.Nov 2014

Dear Reader, We recently discovered a rare, paper-bound manuscript that turned out to be the only known record of a secret system of Chinese healing.  It’s a system of breathing techniques combined with simple body postures, handed down for centuries

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Men and women process, store fat differently, study suggests

Men and women process, store fat differently, study suggests

🕔15:32, 18.Oct 2014

By Melinda Carstensen Men and pre-menopausal women may process fat differently, leaving men at a greater risk for excess fat-related illnesses such as heart disease and obesity, a new study suggests. “It had been really well reported that brain inflammation

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Consumer Reports to pregnant women: Avoid tuna

Consumer Reports to pregnant women: Avoid tuna

🕔16:24, 27.Aug 2014

Linda Lombroso, The (Westchester County, N.Y.) Journal News Pregnant women should stop eating all forms of tuna, even the canned light variety, due to risks of mercury exposure, says Consumer Reports. The Yonkers, N.Y.-based organization’s new report,“The Great Fish Debate,” which appears

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Disorders and Diseases Cured by Salt

Disorders and Diseases Cured by Salt

🕔05:51, 26.Aug 2014

Salt is a seasoning always present in any kitchen, but its uses are more numerous and are not limited only to the food seasoning. Coarse salt or sea salt can be used successfully in some external therapies that help you

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Lose Weight Healthy – 7 Ways to Boost Your Metabolism

Lose Weight Healthy – 7 Ways to Boost Your Metabolism

🕔23:54, 25.Aug 2014

A healthy diet leads to a faster burning of calories. Most of us have a slow metabolism and this can greatly aggravate any “mission” to lose weight. This problem has, however, also other unpleasant implications.   You can easily get tired

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Ginger and Its Amazing Benefits for Your Sexual Health

Ginger and Its Amazing Benefits for Your Sexual Health

🕔09:51, 15.Aug 2014

Stomach sedative and powerful antioxidant, ginger not only help you lose weight and feel better, but also make wonders for your sexual health. Ginger is native to Asia, is part of the family “Zingiberaceae” and has a strong aromatic root.

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What Diseases Can Hide Bad Dreams?

What Diseases Can Hide Bad Dreams?

🕔10:47, 14.Aug 2014

Dreams can provide important clues regarding the health of the people. In fact, violent dreams may be an early sign of developing brain diseases such as Alzheimer’s, according to a study made by British researchers.   Dream analysis has always

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Eat for a Healthy Heart

Eat for a Healthy Heart

🕔23:17, 17.Jun 2014

By Doug Hanson Understanding the basics about heart-healthy foods and how they work makes planning a heart-healthy diet for your family fast and easy. Eat your vegetables and fruits Parents have been pushing children to eat fruit and vegetables for

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Dental Charts to Understand Tooth Numbering System

Dental Charts to Understand Tooth Numbering System

🕔14:34, 11.Jun 2014

By Smita Pandit Dental numbering or notation systems provide the dentists with a standard method for referring to particular teeth. This Buzzle write-up presents dental charts to understand tooth numbering systems. Did You Know?The Universal Numbering System, which is widely

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There’s no evidence to suggest mobile phones in trouser pockets affect men’s fertility

There’s no evidence to suggest mobile phones in trouser pockets affect men’s fertility

🕔13:12, 11.Jun 2014

A new study has claimed that keeping mobile phones in trouser pockets can damage a man’s sperm count, affecting his chances of becoming a father. While the possibility that mobile phone radiation could adversely affect fertility is understandably of great interest to

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Vitamin D Deficiency including Osteomalacia and Rickets

Vitamin D Deficiency including Osteomalacia and Rickets

🕔22:42, 10.Jun 2014

Vitamin D is important for good health, growth and strong bones. A lack of vitamin D is very common. Vitamin D is mostly made in the skin by exposure to sunlight. Most foods contain very little vitamin D naturally, though

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Is Your Teen Getting Enough Sleep?

Is Your Teen Getting Enough Sleep?

🕔04:04, 10.Jun 2014

By Tara Haelle (dailyRx News) Not getting enough sleep can have serious effects on physical and mental health. This is particularly true for teens, whose bodies and minds are still developing. Not getting enough sleep can interfere with teens’ emotional

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