12 Proven Benefits of Avocado

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The avocado is an extremely unique  fruit. Most fruit consists primarily of carbohydrate, while avocado is high in healthy fats. Numerous studies show that it has powerful beneficial effects on health. Here are 12 health benefits of avocado, that are supported by scientific research. 1. Avocado is Incredibly Nutritious What we refer to as “avocado” is the fruit of the … [Read more...]

10 Things That are Super Convenient but Also SUPER Wasteful

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Convenience is a staple of modern society. These days it seems there is a simple solution to every problem and there is no task that broken down to a single step with the help of technology. Just think – when was the last time you hand-washed every item of clothing you own? Just throw the whole heap of dirty laundry in the washing machine and with a press of a button, problem … [Read more...]

Sweden Recycles 99 Percent of Its Trash!? Here’s How They Do it (VIDEO)

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The Scandinavian nation of Sweden has set a new precedent in the world of recycling its trash, with a near zero waste amount of 99 percent. Sweden was already ahead of the game back in 2012, when they were recycling 96 percent of their trash, but the three percent jump in just two years is quite impressive. Like every other country in the world, Sweden produces a ton of … [Read more...]

Relieve Your Headache and Stress With Acupressure in 30 Seconds

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Relieve Your Headache and Stress With Acupressure in 30 Seconds  Squeeze the fleshy place between your index finger and your thumb, known as the Hoku spot in Chinese medicine. Applying firm pressure there for just 30 secs can reduce stress and tension and works wonder for Headache.Press and hold the point until pain subsides and you feel the muscles relax. Stressed and want … [Read more...]

Don’t Buy Veggie Burgers With These Ingredients!

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One of the first things that many of us do when cutting down on meat consumption and trying to eat more plant-based foods is to hit the grocery store and purchase some fun, new food items that contain no animal products. This can be an exciting endeavor, especially considering that there are many new products hitting the shelves, and several companies now are vying for vegan … [Read more...]

10 Dangerous Human Foods for Pets

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You might think that giving your four-legged friend all the leftovers that his heart desires will make him happier, but feeding him certain human foods can cause stomach upset, diarrhea, serious health issues — or even death. If you suspect your pet may have eaten a dangerous food, contact your veterinarian immediately. In many cases, early recognition and treatment are … [Read more...]

10 Toxic Products No One Needs

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Advertisers spent an astonishing $144 billion in 2011 to entice shoppers to buy more and more stuff. So it’s not surprising that our homes are full of things we don’t even use — or like. This stuff just so happens to be where a lot of toxic chemicals lurk, so why not purge what isn’t necessary? To help you purge, we compiled the following list with the input of Healthy Child … [Read more...]

18 Amazing Health Benefits From Honey and Cinnamon

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Drug companies won't like this one getting around. It is found that a mix of honey and cinnamon cures most diseases. Honey is produced in most of the countries of the world. Scientists of today also note honey as very effective medicine for all kinds of diseases. Honey can be used without side effects which is also a plus. Today's science says that even though honey is … [Read more...]

10 Plant-Based Foods Every Woman Needs to Eat

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As a woman who is less concerned with fitting into the trendiest pair of jeans or messing up her perfectly polished nails, I find myself becoming more interested in foods that can keep me healthy and looking it, all at the same time. I’m not one to care much about the latest fashion trend or the new “must-have” bag, but I am concerned with eating in a way that protects my … [Read more...]