I often hear it from my friends, and read it on social media – people complaining about Monday being the worst day of the week. So what is it about Monday that turns us into grumpy unsociable moaners? Is it that the weekend is not long enough, and we don’t have the time to unwind?…Read More 17 Tips on How to Survive Monday & Enjoy It
Water is a basic and most important nutrient for all living organisms and is critical to life. The human body contains 70% of water. Losing even an insignificant percentage of water results in severe dehydration which can be fatal. Water supports the digestion of food, absorption, transportation and use of nutrients and the elimination of…Read More Dehydration – Why It Can Be Fatal. Water for Detox.
We hear a lot about magnesium, and advice from natural health practitioners about the importance of magnesium supplementation. There are loads of articles about it on the web. However, do we really know why it plays such an important role in maintaining our health – and life? What is it about magnesium that singles it…Read More 12 Reasons You Need To Start Using Magnesium Oil
The question about the possibility of stopping the clock of ageing is being asked by many scientists all over the world, and the research is ongoing. There are those who believe that it is possible to extend life indefinitely, even though they are still to provide solid proof of it. At present, we are nowhere…Read More Old Age – Can We Stop the Clock?
Current Situation The earthquake and the Tsunami in Japan in March 2011 has brought a ticking bomb with it, which I am afraid keeps ticking. It is not widely reported in the news, and I am in two minds about it. On the one hand, the situation will not be helped by many people going…Read More Radioactive Legacy of Fukushima – How to Protect Ourselves from Radiation
This post was inspired by my friend developing a very painful condition called coccydynia – a pain in the tailbone (coccyx) which normally results from a fall or sitting down too abruptly. She doesn’t remember sitting down abruptly or falling. Sometimes it happens without any apparent reason actually. But the fact of the matter is…Read More Pain and Inflammation – Natural Alternatives to Ibuprofen
Clays have been used by all living creatures since the beginning of life on Earth. Animals and birds eat clays when sick, roll in them to clean their bodies, as well as to free themselves of parasites, heal wounds & ulcers. Ancient Egyptians have been using clays for mummification. Cleopatra used clay from the Nile…Read More History of Clay Use in Health & Beauty
There are a lot of books and articles written about obesity. Many of them contradict each other and common sense itself. As with all the information we get, it needs to go through our own conscious filter which is basically common sense. So here are some tips which I believe in, and which have gone…Read More 20 Tips on How to Maintain a Healthy Weight
Magnesium is the 4th most abundant mineral in the body. It takes part in over 300 reactions. Magnesium is needed for the production of enzymes, hormones, neurotransmitters, blood and much more. It is a mineral which is needed by every cell in our body. However, due to deficiencies in our diet, lifestyle, pollution and impoverished…Read More Causes and Effects of Magnesium Deficiency, and Why It Can Be Dangerous
A few days ago I developed a rather nasty infection – with nagging pain. And it was spreading too… The infection started where I had a root canal treatment 4 years ago. I wasn’t lucky since the treatment was done really badly, and an infection which developed, as a result, made me suffer for quite…Read More How I Cured My Tooth Infection in 3 Days – Without Antibiotics