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Health

How To Get Rid Of Sinus Headache Fast And Easy

The feeling of having a stuffy nose which develops into pain could  lead to sinus headaches. And if that happens, it will ruin your day. If you have sinus headaches, you will feel pressure in [...]

Surprising Potential Benefits Of “Chicken Feet” For Human Health

Consuming chicken feet happens to have several health benefits, thanks to its key component: collagen. Researchers at the Department of Animal Science of National Chung-Hsing University in Taiwan found that chicken feet are rich in [...]

Multiple Health Benefits Of “Lipote Fruit” That You Should Know

Lipote is a fruit from Philippines. This fruit, though eaten as well as also made into a wine by local people, is rarely cultivated. It is also not known much outside Philippines. Lipote is found [...]

Surprising Uses Of “Zedoary Root” Commonly Known As “Luya-luyahan” In The Philippines

Luya-luyahan is a large perennial herb with underground tuberous rootstock. Rhizomes, like that of dilaw (Curcuma longa), are fleshy, aromatic with an odor like that of ginger, pale yellow in color. Parts used and preparation [...]

Healing Properties Of “Prayer Beads” Commonly Known As “Saga-saga” In The Philippines

Saga is a slender, twining, branched, annual vine that reaches a length of 9 meters or less. It is sparingly hairy or nearly smooth. Properties – Roots are sweet-tasting, neutral in effect, and antipyretic. – [...]

Reasons Why You Should Consider Yourself Lucky If You Have “Smallpox Vaccine Scar”

Before 1970s, this smallpox vaccine was common. For this vaccine was used live Vaccinia virus in order to trigger an immune response that would protect people against the dangerous Variola virus that caused smallpox. After [...]

Sugar Or Fat: Which Is The Real Villain Behind Your Bulging Waistline?

You’ve heard that eating fat makes you fat. That it contributes to heart disease, diabetes and obesity. You’ve been told that saturated fat is bad and vegetable oils are good. But fat gets a bad [...]

The Reasons Why Organic Food Is A Healthier Choice.

Over the last 100 years, our diet and farming practices have changed drastically while our bodies and our genetics have not. Our great-great-grandparents subsisted on a completely organic diet. Modern or conventional farming methods that [...]

Alarming Dangers Of Sitting Too Much

Any extended sitting — such as at a desk, behind a wheel or in front of a screen — can be harmful. An analysis of 13 studies of sitting time and activity levels found that [...]

The Healthy Choice: Native Chicken (Darag) Or Broiler Chicken?

Country chicken or Darag native chicken refers to the breeds of chickens native to the Philippines that are raised for eggs and meat. Different parts of the country have different breed types such as Banaba, [...]