From soothing burns to alleviating psoriasis, turmeric comes with an impressive list of benefits. This post from Vagabomb shares notable everyday uses of turmeric! The seemingly humble turmeric or haldi can be easily found in every Indian kitchen. Apart from adding flavor and color to our food, turmeric can help with several health and beauty related issues. Turmeric has been ... Continue Reading
Iodine and Hair Loss: Is There A Connection?
It is clear that the micro-nutrient iodine (as well as iron, magnesium and zinc) is a key essential element for the normal growth and development in all of the body's organ and tissue systems. In fact, iodine, in combination with the aforementioned minerals are often considered the best "hair growth minerals" you can take for healthy hair. And if you are currently ... Continue Reading
Scientist shows link between diet and onset of mental illness
ScienceDaily (Dec. 13, 2010) — Changes in diet have been linked to a reduction of abnormal behaviors in mentally ill people or animals, but a Purdue University study shows that diet might also trigger the onset of mental illness in the first place. Joseph Garner, an associate professor of animal sciences, fed mice a diet high in sugar and tryptophan that was expected to reduce ... Continue Reading