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The most dangerous diets

The most dangerous diets

There are many varieties of fasting diet. There are, for example, those which consist of drinking liquids only and not eating solid food at all. Others, on the other hand, allow different products to be introduced gradually. As a rule, a hunger strike causes weakening of the body, slowing down […]

Home-made remedies for allergies

Home-made remedies for allergies

We talk about an allergy when a substance that is actually completely harmless causes an incorrect reaction in our immune system as if it encounters a harmful substance. The symptoms of allergy can be very different. Allergy is called atopy – it is inherited from ancestors, especially in the first […]

Apple vinegar – application

Apple vinegar – application

Apple vinegar is an example of how a health-enhancing product can be owned without significant financial outlay. Apple vinegar in cultureBenefits of apple vinegarContraindications Apple vinegar in culture In England, there is even a growing belief that regular consumption of at least one apple a day will have the effect […]

Bee pollen and putty

Bee pollen and putty

Winnie the Pooh is known by all children and every gourmand enjoys sweet honey. What else do we owe to bees? You will find out by reading this article. Unrivalled bee pollen characteristicsWhy is it so important?Bee putty (Propolis) – the whole pharmacy in the hiveSummary Unrivalled bee pollen characteristics […]

Peelings for exfoliation of the skin

Peelings for exfoliation of the skin

In everyday life, our skin has to struggle with the adverse effects of various external factors such as sun, wind and frost. Lack of proper care often leads to skin problems such as discolouration, acne and dilated pores and dryness. Therefore, in addition to daily protection with cream, lotion or […]

Clove power

Clove power

The carnations, which we use mainly in winter for cakes and pickles, actually come from hot tropical countries. The dried flower buds of cloves are not only an exceptionally aromatic spice but also an ingredient of many medicines. Inconspicuous in appearance and very intense in taste and smell – cloves […]

Golden grains protect the health

Golden grains protect the health

The small grains in which the power of protection against many serious diseases is enchanted are well known to each of you. You have certainly heard of linseed. It is one of the most easily accessible and very cheap products, so its properties are not appreciated. FlaxseedNutrients in flaxseedFlaxseed as […]

Free radicals – what is it?

Free radicals – what is it?

If you live in constant run and stress, eat everything or anything, smoke cigarettes and often save yourself with the painkillers – be careful! You are exposed to a massive attack of free radicals. What are free radicals?Free radicals versus antioxidantsExcess of free radicals in the body – what causes […]

Insomnia – how to fight it?

Insomnia – how to fight it?

Insomnia is one of the diseases of civilisation in the 21st century. We have statistically more stressful situations during the day than our ancestors, we live in a constant hurry and work in different shifts – all this is not conducive to a regular daily routine that would facilitate rapid […]

Coffee massage

Coffee massage

There are many different treatments based on coffee, its whole, ground beans as well as already brewed grounds, which do not need to be thrown away. Before starting to experiment with coffee, it is worth answering the question of what we expect, to find the right method of application and […]

Love soy!

Love soy!

Until recently, life without meat was widely regarded as a quirk. Today it is gaining a wide range of supporters, which is still growing. Soy is the greatest substitute for meat products. Vegetarians know this perfectly well, so they have gone crazy with soy. Soy fashionWhy soy?Soy – the enemy […]

Onion – rich in valuable ingredients

Onion – rich in valuable ingredients

Onions are often underestimated and disliked especially by children due to acids, which after separation cause unpleasant tearing and pain of eyes. However, this reason should not discredit this vitamin-rich vegetable, which is a natural source of vitamins A, B1, B2, C and PP. Onion in folk medicineBenefits of onionsOnions […]

Lying is unhealthy

Lying is unhealthy

According to Dr Anita E. Kelly of the University of Notre Dame, telling the truth can greatly improve everyone’s health. She has carried out research to see if lying has an impact on our health. It turns out that it is. Study overviewResults of studySummary Study overview The experiment was […]

How to take care of your health?

How to take care of your health?

Taking care of health is not only about physical exercises or sports. True health can only be maintained by evenly caring for all three spheres of human life, physical, emotional and spiritual. It’s really about keeping a balance between these elements. If we neglect even one of them, there is […]

The healing power of nettle

The healing power of nettle

Many people consider nettle as a common weed. Meanwhile, it is one of the most valued herbs in many cultures. It contains many valuable vitamins, microelements and mineral salts – its healing properties are highly appreciated by experts and are confirmed by clinical trials. Nettle herb strengthens and cleanses the […]

Agave syrup – overrated sugar substitute

Agave syrup – overrated sugar substitute

Is agave syrup healthy? We can find it on the shelves of natural food stores, it is considered an excellent substitute for unhealthy sugar, a natural product produced using traditional methods, ideal for diabetics because it has a low glycemic index. It is used by many people who are careful […]

Pistachios – nutritional properties

Pistachios – nutritional properties

Pistachios are distinguished by their properties and nutritional value compared to other nuts. First of all, they are the only ones that contain carotenoids – lutein and zeaxanthin – which support the work of the eyes and reduce the risk of macular degeneration. Moreover, of all the nuts, pistachios contain […]

Pandan – properties

Pandan – properties

Pandan is a plant whose leaves have been used in Asian cuisine for years. However, thanks to its healing and nourishing properties, Pandan has also found application in medicine and cosmetics. Pandan leaves are used in Far Eastern medicine, including as a remedy for premature ejaculation. In turn, pandanus fruit […]

Herbs for cough

Herbs for cough

When we hear a person coughing next to each other, the first thing that came up to our mind is usually the thought of having a cold. One of his first symptoms is a dry cough. A dry cough is also sometimes described as tiring, suffocating, persistent or larynx. Its […]

The quality of fatty acids in fish oils

The quality of fatty acids in fish oils

Almost everything has been said and written about fish oil and omega-3 fatty acids. There is, however, an issue that is very often overlooked. Indicator of the quality of the fish oil is not only standardizing the content of EPA (eicosapentaenoic acid) and DHA (docosahexaenoic acid) and correspondingly low content […]

Aronia – properties and application

Aronia – properties and application

Aronia and its preparations are a strong weapon in the fight against civilization diseases such as atherosclerosis and cancer. Chokeberry fruits are rich in bioactive plant compounds and vitamins with beneficial health effects. What properties does chokeberry have? Can chokeberry be used for children? How and what is its juice […]

Which herbs to use for fragile blood vessels?

Which herbs to use for fragile blood vessels?

The fragility of blood vessels, manifested, among others frequent bruising has many causes. What are the preconditions to bruising? How to counteract them? How to treat bruises naturally? Fragile blood vesselsBruises and hematomasHow to treat bruises?Why these particular herbs for bruising? Fragile blood vessels Cracking and fragility of small blood […]

How to care and what to use for joints?

How to care and what to use for joints?

Sometimes, it is enough to eliminate bad eating habits and start playing sports to enjoy better joint condition again. It is also worth following the specialist’s recommendations regarding prevention of joints diseases. Regular intake of appropriate dietary supplements will also support the proper functioning of the osteoarticular system. What substances […]

Lemongrass and lemon verbena – to improve immunity

Lemongrass and lemon verbena – to improve immunity

Verbena and lemongrass are becoming more and more popular. And not only because of its refreshing lemon aroma, but above all – thanks to their health-promoting properties. What properties do these plants have? How are they used? LemongrassLemon verbena For years known and used in the perfumery and cosmetics industry, […]

Acerola – a huge source of natural vitamin C

Acerola – a huge source of natural vitamin C

Until now, lemons were treated as the leaders in the race of Vitamin C content, but it is the acerola fruit that is the greatest treasure of this vitamin. In comparative studies on the content of vitamin C in both species, acerola is spectacularly victorious. Acerola fruitsWhy is Vitamin C […]