A child’s health is paramount to parents, but do we know enough about what makes and keeps our children healthy? Image Credit One problem that strikes some children is an iron deficiency. It all starts with your red blood cells, which deliver oxygen to the organs and body tissue. Each red blood cell contains iron in its haemoglobin; this is the part that carries oxygen from the lungs to your body. It’s the iron that gives the haemoglobin the strength to carry oxygen in the […]
Pasta seems like it should be incredibly easy to make, and it is – if you do it right. If not, you’re in danger of dishing out plates of tasteless mush. There’s no need to panic about your pasta, however, if you just follow these simple steps. Image Credit Pick a Pot Don’t scrimp on size when it comes to choosing your pasta pan. For dishes that taste like they could have been served up in a top Italian restaurant in Dublin, London or Rome, […]
Nutrition is a vital part of life for any sportsperson. Eating well gives you the right nutrients to perform well in your sport, so picking the right foods is a necessary part of keeping healthy and performing at optimum levels. Footballers use a lot of energy, so it is important to focus on diet to make sure you are getting the right sustenance. Image Credit Pro footballers usually have a dietician working with them to ensure they eat the right things. There are certain foods […]
Hepatitis C is a virus that affects the liver. It’s incredibly difficult to diagnose, and many of those infected will not know they have the condition. Hepatitis C is dangerous if left untreated, as it can cause serious and life-threatening damage to your liver over many years. Image Credit How Many People Are Infected? It’s estimated that around 215,000 people are infected with Hepatitis C in the UK. However, that figure could be higher, as many people with the virus don’t know they are infected. […]
There are so many different opinions about whether wine is good for your health or not. What’s true and what’s a myth? It might sound like a cliché but everything in moderation is a pretty good mantra to live by as it seems like some wine can indeed provide health benefits but obviously not by the bucket load. One or two units a day does offer benefits and especially for men over the age of 40 and post-menopausal women, who are at increased risk of […]
In life, there are times when everything around seems so gray that the soul begins to scratch the cat. The mood is below average, lose heart, and do not want to do. These are the first signs of depression. Most often, this condition happens in the autumn, when the lack of sunlight in combination with nasty weather depressing every day. But depression can begin and bright summer day. If you notice any of these symptoms are – read the following 10 tips to get rid […]
Teeth are essential for eating and talking in humans but how different are animals teeth? Whilst they don’t need them for talking, their environments have shaped how their teeth grown and what they need them for. Let’s take a look at some of the natural world’s most incredible teeth: You might this one is a joke but have you ever heard of the sabre-toothed deer? It seems strange that such a cute animal could develop such fearsome fangs. Several species of musk deer are native […]
There appears to become someone on every corner wanting to provide you with the most recent new skincare tip. Every magazine, tabloid, and infomercial appears to possess a million of those skincare tips to provide. However , I see and listen to things that aren’t since the fundamental needs from the consumer.
Strawberries are members of the rose family and have grown in wild environments for centuries. It is the only fruit whose seeds can be seen from the outside. Today, they are globally available and can be eaten raw or as part of processed foods such as pies, ice cream, jams, milkshakes or chocolate because of their texture and sweetness. The extract of strawberries is used as preservatives in a wide variety of products. Many of these vary in size, shape, and color. Many of the […]
If you enjoy eating out then you will love this list of some of the most beautiful restaurants in the world. They represent the most glamorous and unique eating establishments anywhere and combine top cuisine with incredible aesthetics.