Five Tips To Lower The Volume Of Your Sneeze

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With the allergy season upon us, sneezing seems to be a part of everyday life for many of us. Here are five tips to lower the volume of your sneeze. 1. Use a thick handkerchief instead of a tissue. The fabric muffles the sound. 2. Hold your breath right before the onset of a sneeze. That can possibly interrupt the …

Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill May Have Damaged Gulf Coral

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Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico may have damaged Gulf Coral. Thankfully only one area has been affected, so far. Macondo well oil from the Deepwater Horizon blowout has been found on deep-water corals that are 1370 feet down and 11km away. The sensitivity of these mucus- secreting animals means that water currents passing through the community …

Aspartame Side Effects Reported

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A you watch people consuming aspartame laced products and complain of headaches etc., you got to wonder why they continue. The answer, aspartame is also additive. 75 percent of reported adverse reaction to food additives is attributed to aspartame. Of these reactions, many are serious and include seizures and death. A number of the 90 documented symptoms as reportedly caused …

New Guidelines For Wind Developers Should Reduce Impact On Wildlife

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A positive step by the US government to help save our wildlife from the impact of man. UNITED STATES: The US federal government has finally unveiled voluntary guidelines to help wind developers minimise the impact of onshore projects on wildlife such as golden eagles, bats and desert tortoises.  The Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) developed the crucial guidelines over the …

A Few Alcoholic Beverages May Be Good For Post Heart Attack Patients

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After surviving a heart attack, drinking two alcoholic beverages a day may help ward off another heart attack. Men who drink 2 glasses of alcohol a day after surviving a heart attack are less likely to die from heart disease or other causes than either nondrinkers or those who drink more, according to a study of nearly 2000 health professionals …

Eat Raisins To Reduce High Blood Pressure

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Who doesn’t love to eat raisins? Now you may have a good reason to munch on this delicious snack. Eating raisins and soy appears to help ward off high blood pressure, a key risk factor in heart disease, according to two studies presented at a major U.S. cardiology conference on Sunday. Munching on a handful of raisins three times a …

Herbs Known To Reduce Seasonal Allergies

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If you are suffering from sneezing, itching, runny nose, coughing and congestion due to seasonal allergies these herbs may give you some relief. Homemade remedies consisting of herbal recipes are often highly effective at providing allergy relief for hay fever sufferers.  Chamomile tea is reputed to relieve hay fever symptoms. Some herbalists suggest smearing chamomile and lemon oil on a …

Nutrition Facts-Blueberries

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When it comes to nutrition facts blueberries are definitely on the top of the list. Known as one of the best fruits if you want the most number of vitamins and antioxidants per serving. Blueberries are known to be among the healthiest fruits since they have properties that help fortify the cells from the ravages of toxins and pollution. In …

Home Cures For Angular Cheilitis

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This is some good tips for home cures for angular cheilitis, which is a condition where the corners of the mouth are inflamed. For the treatment of angular cheilitis, non-prescription remedy for instance vitamin E oil works wonders. It may help bearing in mind the damaged are as dry as possible. Other topical antifungals they can double for angular cheilitis …

The Low Down On Artificial Sweeteners

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Artificial sweeteners are found in many products that we consume on daily. Get the low down on artificial sweeteners. Sweeteners, both artificial and sugar-derived, top the list of addictive additives. But artificial sweeteners are the absolute WORST things you can put in your body. Consider aspartame, sold under the brand names NutraSweet and Equal. Diet cola, which often combines aspartame …