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The 7 Most Important Vitamins for Healthy Hair

When it comes to having healthy hair, it’s more important to step out of the shower and into the kitchen. Without adequate nutrition, hair is more likely to be dull, to be thin and...

Vitamin D Defeats Depression Naturally, Without Nasty Side Effects

THE GIST: A study of over 80 thousand women of various paths and lifestyles showed that consuming Vitamin D – found in natural food sources – significantly decreased their depressive symptoms. The research concluded...

Report Shows US Infant Mortality Worsens as it Increases Vaccine Schedule

When it comes to saving lives during birth, western medicine has long been credited for increasing mortality of both mothers and babies. In fact, it is often stated that western medicine’s greatest accomplishment is...

IKEA Releases Free Design For Garden Sphere That Feeds a Neighborhood

  This easily-constructed new IKEA product could feed dozens of people in your very own neighborhood – and the blueprints are available for download free of charge. The Grow Room is an urban structure designed by...

General Mills Invests in Kale Chips

By Anna Starostinetskaya The major food corporation's stake in kale chip company Rhythm Superfoods is the latest addition to its growing plant-based portfolio. On Tuesday, 301 Inc.—the venture capital fund of food corporation General Mills—announced it...

Can Wearable Technology Detect The First Signs of a Cold?

In the last decade, we’ve traveled a gigantic leap forward when it comes to what gadgets can tell us about ourselves. Wearable tech can now detect when you’re about to fall ill, simply by...

Physical Therapy Instead of Surgery for Knee Injuries May Be Just as Effective

Middle-aged adults who are diagnosed with a degenerative meniscal tear—a common injury caused by wear and tear of the knee joint—should first try physical therapy, recommends new research published this week in The BMJ. Supervised exercise is just as effective...

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