Bed bugs are small oval-shaped reddish brown coloured pests that bite and lve off human and animal blood. They can be found everywhere like textiles, furniture, and upholstery – in our homes, offices, hotels, dorms, cinemas and malls. They can usually be dealt with the use of pesticides, but, due to their increasing resistance to these chemicals, there are more successful alternative methods like steam and heat treatments. These alternate methods have become very popular nowadays, especially to eradicate bed bug eggs. Excessive use of pesticides may also be harmful to the nature, us and also our pets. If not controlled properly in time then bed bugs can spread fast and may cause an epidemic. Bed bugs are known to cause nasty and itchy Bed bug bites. Read More
You probably have a busy schedule. And because of this, it becomes too easy and convenient to spend on ready-to-cook meals because you are probably too exhausted to even think of preparing a meal. If you have been spending too much on your food groceries, here is some good news: listed below are the tips for food shopping that not only will help you cut your food budget in half but positively affect your health as well. Read More
Great soft skin doesn’t have to involve pricey products, expensive surgeries or hopes of miracle. They say that skin is the largest organ on our body. So what can you do to keep it healthy and youthful-looking for as long as possible? Here are a few easy tips to getting smooth, glowing summer skin!
1. Get enough Sleep. The concept of beauty sleep is not just an old wives tale. Experts say that sleep does affect your skin and has a variety of benefits. Skincare products have their maximum effectiveness at night due to the fact that their most powerful ingredients loose their potency in the sun. Sleep also promotes cell regeneration and cleans up daily damage Read More
Eating disorders often start from a desire to shed some unwanted pounds and/or to eat better or healthier. Unfortunately, in some, that sincere desire goes wrong in the form of bulimia, anorexia nervosa, binge eating, or some other eating disorder. Read More
Because hemp seeds are sources of the best muscle-building proteins available, wholly natural, and contains the necessary amino acids to make it highly soluble as a quick and efficient protein. When eaten, the proteins go directly to your muscles that need it the most.
The hemp plant produces organic, all natural seeds and oils that contain these fantastic proteins.
Roses were first cultivated thousands of years ago, the earliest evidence being from North Persia, in around 500 BC. From Persia, cultivated Roses spread through Mesopotamia, Greece, Palestine, and southern Europe. Horace and Pliny tell us that Roses were used in feasts and ceremonies, where they were scattered lavishly. Roses were also thrown in the oath of victors after battles, or under their chariots or other vessels of war.
An insect allergy is an allergic reaction to a sting or bite from an insect that has an irritant or toxin in its saliva or venom. In most cases a person bitten or stung by an insect will experience a swelling, redness and mild pain, but in some people a potentially life-threatening allergic reaction may be experienced.
As is quite evident, it is not possible to control when a person is stung by an insect, so if a person has a serious insect allergy it is important that treatment and preventative measures are followed. Read More
Green coffee beans have supplied a new player in the antioxidant arena. An extract of green coffee beans has been found to have a stronger antioxidant effect than established antioxidants like green tea and grape seed extract.
The active constituent in coffee that is responsible for its many health benefits is a compound called chlorogenic acid. It neutralizes free radicals, and addresses the problem of hydroxyl radicals, both of which can lead to cellular degeneration if left unchecked. Chlorogenic acid also helps regulate metabolism. Compared to green tea and grape seed extract, green coffee bean extract is twice as effective in absorbing oxygen free radicals. Read More
When people go on a diet, they often think that they’ll have to deprive themselves of anything tasty or good for the sake of losing some pounds. While it’s true that you’ll need to deny yourself those fatty food items that you’re used to eating all the time, it’s also true that you can still find plenty of foods for weight loss to keep your dieting experience full of flavor and variety.
The best diets are ones that don’t force you to eat bland food every single day, and, pretend that you’re actually going to like it. I’m sure you’ve been on some of these strict plans that made you feel cranky and ready to toss out every piece of lettuce onto the cold, hard floor. I mean, yes, you need to eat healthy, but there’s got to be some enjoyment too. Read More
You know that lyric: “Summer time and the livin’ is easy.”Well, so are the wines. The heat is on so you want to make sure your wine is refreshing and light. Save the heavy stuff for winter and the holidays when it can stand up to those sauce and carb laden meals. And if you think lightening up means drinking only white wine you’d be surprised at how many type of red wines are light and fruity. In other words, a perfect complement to sitting outside enjoying all Mother Nature has to offer. Read More