Vitamin D Supplements Protect You from Colds and Flu Says New Study

A study led by Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) finds that vitamin D supplements protect against acute respiratory infections including colds and flu. The...

France is the first country to ban all plastic plates and cups

At least according to this article on Mashable. Which in essence says that: "France banned plastic bags in July, a move other countries have also made,...

An early bedtime can have lasting effects on kids

Making sure your little ones get enough sleep just might be one of the best things you could do for their health, both now...

Monsanto’s Superweeds

Monsanto’s Superweeds Saga Is Only Getting Worse You’d like to think there are certain types of corporate malfeasance that really only exist in the realm...

Health effects of using portable electronic devices studied

The Department of Rehabilitation Sciences of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) and the Hong Kong Physiotherapy Association have jointly conducted a study on...

5 hidden dangers summer can pose to pets

As people head outdoors to enjoy the summer weather, one of the ways many choose to do so is by spending time with their...

These Young People Are Reviving the Dying Farm Culture (video)

In the summer of 2015, photographer Eva Verbeeck and filmmaker Spencer MacDonald set out on a journey through the Pacific Northwest to document the...

Is sugar the new tobacco? Some companies are worried that it is

Is sugar the new tobacco? Amid growing concerns that sugar is one of the main culprits in the global obesity ("globesity") epidemic, people are...

5 natural sleep aids

Sleep restores us. And not getting enough of it can put us at greater risk of heart disease and cancer. Sleep even makes us...