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Quinoa 101

In this video I explain everything you need to know about Quinoa. Learn how to shop, store, prep and cook this super nutritious seed. If you guys like the vi...
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FOOD? HEALTH? DISEASE? NATURAL CURES???
Its all about that wonderful and necessary thing they call FOOD. But it can be hazardous to your health. Catch 22
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Employers see obese people as 'undesirable' and less hard working

Employers see obese people as 'undesirable' and less hard working | FOOD? HEALTH? DISEASE? NATURAL CURES??? | Scoop.it
Over half of HR and recruitment professionals surveyed admitted to finding obesity to be an undesirable trait, using it as a marker of personality and predicted work ethic.
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The microscopic MITES that live on your on your face

The microscopic MITES that live on your on your face | FOOD? HEALTH? DISEASE? NATURAL CURES??? | Scoop.it
North Carolina researchers found human faces host two species of mites -- Demodex folliculorum and Demodex brevis (pictured).
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Ebola drug Zmapp is 100% effective at treating monkeys

Ebola drug Zmapp is 100% effective at treating monkeys | FOOD? HEALTH? DISEASE? NATURAL CURES??? | Scoop.it
All 18 rhesus macaques given the drug made a complete recovery, say the team of scientists led by the Public Health Agency of Canada.
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Loom band charms removed from sale over cancer fears - Telegraph.co.uk

Loom band charms removed from sale over cancer fears - Telegraph.co.uk | FOOD? HEALTH? DISEASE? NATURAL CURES??? | Scoop.it
Telegraph.co.uk Loom band charms removed from sale over cancer fears Telegraph.co.uk A spokesperson for RMS International, which supplies the loom bands, said: "We have been importing loom bands into the UK for a number of months and more recently...
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Take Care Of Your Skin With These Simple Steps

Take Care Of Your Skin With These Simple Steps | FOOD? HEALTH? DISEASE? NATURAL CURES??? | Scoop.it
When your skin is healthy, you have no infections or blemishes. Healthy skin requires diligent skincare. However, the most effective skin care routine for you could range from mild cleansing, all the way up to laser treatments and even surgery.
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9 Breastfeeding Tips That Make it Suck (get it?) Less

9 Breastfeeding Tips That Make it Suck (get it?) Less | FOOD? HEALTH? DISEASE? NATURAL CURES??? | Scoop.it
There’s a lot about motherhood that no one ever tells you.
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All About Figs

All About Figs | FOOD? HEALTH? DISEASE? NATURAL CURES??? | Scoop.it
Seeing figs on sale at the local market is nature’s reminder that we are approaching the last smoldering days of warm weather. I guess that’s why I get sort of excited and nostalgic at the same time. Fresh figs are fragile and delicate.
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Ebola Deaths Top 1,550 And WHO Braces For 20,000 Cases In Coming Months [VIDEO]

Ebola Deaths Top 1,550 And WHO Braces For 20,000 Cases In Coming Months [VIDEO] | FOOD? HEALTH? DISEASE? NATURAL CURES??? | Scoop.it
The WHO has made preparations for at least 20,000 cases of Ebola as the outbreak continues to show signs of acceleration.
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6.2 Out Of Every 100,000 New Yorkers Died As The Result Of A Heroin Overdose In 2013

6.2 Out Of Every 100,000 New Yorkers Died As The Result Of A Heroin Overdose In 2013 | FOOD? HEALTH? DISEASE? NATURAL CURES??? | Scoop.it
Deaths attributed to heroin overdoses in New York City have risen dramatically in the past four years, possibility due to the inaccessibility of prescription painkillers.
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Florida Orange Trees Threatened By Asian Bugs Carrying Bacteria

Florida Orange Trees Threatened By Asian Bugs Carrying Bacteria | FOOD? HEALTH? DISEASE? NATURAL CURES??? | Scoop.it
Florida oranges are under attack from an Asian bug that carries with it a deadly crop-killing virus.
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NY Medical Marijuana Laws Are 'A Bit Restrictive,' According To Whoopi Goldberg

NY Medical Marijuana Laws Are 'A Bit Restrictive,' According To Whoopi Goldberg | FOOD? HEALTH? DISEASE? NATURAL CURES??? | Scoop.it
Whoopi Goldberg, who lives in New York and suffers from glaucoma, recently hailed Gov. Cuomo's decision to allow medical marijuana in New York. However, she says it doesn't go far enough.
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Chilean Sea Bass's Mercury Is Even Stronger Than We Thought

Chilean Sea Bass's Mercury Is Even Stronger Than We Thought | FOOD? HEALTH? DISEASE? NATURAL CURES??? | Scoop.it
This kind of seafood is often mislabeled, posing an even greater health risk.
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Watching A Pair Of Smoker's Lungs Vs. A Pair Of Healthy Lungs Is Pretty Crazy

Watching A Pair Of Smoker's Lungs Vs. A Pair Of Healthy Lungs Is Pretty Crazy | FOOD? HEALTH? DISEASE? NATURAL CURES??? | Scoop.it
Maybe looking at an actual pair of human lungs will convince smokers that it's actually pretty dang bad for you.
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'Carotenoid' glow from vegetables is more attractive than a suntan

'Carotenoid' glow from vegetables is more attractive than a suntan | FOOD? HEALTH? DISEASE? NATURAL CURES??? | Scoop.it
Research published in The Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology suggests that a 'caretonoid' glow signals health to potential mates and increases attractiveness.
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Ebola virus is mutating rapidly, making it harder to treat

Ebola virus is mutating rapidly, making it harder to treat | FOOD? HEALTH? DISEASE? NATURAL CURES??? | Scoop.it
Researchers at the Broad Institute in Massachusetts and Harvard University say the Ebola virus (shown) is mutating rapidly. The findings show it is becoming more difficult to diagnose and treat.
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Lifesaving heart tests could be done from home - with a webcam that scans your face for tiny changes in skin colour 

Lifesaving heart tests could be done from home - with a webcam that scans your face for tiny changes in skin colour  | FOOD? HEALTH? DISEASE? NATURAL CURES??? | Scoop.it
A new procedure, which includes a 15-second face scan, is being developed at the University of Rochester in the U.S. which is capable of detecting tiny changes in skin colour.
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Skin Care That Actually Works Without Much Trouble

Skin Care That Actually Works Without Much Trouble | FOOD? HEALTH? DISEASE? NATURAL CURES??? | Scoop.it
If you know what you are doing, you can transform your skin from “blah” to “wow!”. Good skin starts with taking care of it properly. You will need the basics of taking care of your skin.
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15 Herbs That Can Help You Kick the Salt Trap

15 Herbs That Can Help You Kick the Salt Trap | FOOD? HEALTH? DISEASE? NATURAL CURES??? | Scoop.it
When it comes to adding a little flavor to your dish, where do you turn? We’re going to go out on a limb here and guess you reach for the saltshaker—and that it isn’t filled with a salt substitute. And you’re not alone.
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15 Diabetic Warning Signs Every Latina Mom Needs To Know

15 Diabetic Warning Signs Every Latina Mom Needs To Know | FOOD? HEALTH? DISEASE? NATURAL CURES??? | Scoop.it
According to the CDC, diabetes affects over 29 Million people in the United States and approximately 1 in 4 people don’t even know they have it.
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Click here to support Tessa's Cancer Treatment by Miles Playne

Click here to support Tessa's Cancer Treatment by Miles Playne | FOOD? HEALTH? DISEASE? NATURAL CURES??? | Scoop.it
For a very special person – an amazing mother and a great friend to many Just 8 weeks ago on the 1st of July 2014 our mother Tessa was diagnosed with a secondary metastatic liver cancer. And, only two weeks ago (8 August), the primary cancer was diagnosed as a rare stage 3 neuroendocrine cancer....
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It's A Bird, It's A Plane, It's A... Ballsack-Shaped Hot Air Balloon — For Testicular Cancer [VIDEO]

It's A Bird, It's A Plane, It's A... Ballsack-Shaped Hot Air Balloon — For Testicular Cancer [VIDEO] | FOOD? HEALTH? DISEASE? NATURAL CURES??? | Scoop.it
A UK charity is hoping to raise money for its next big project, Skyballs, which will build a hot air balloon shaped like Peter Griffin's ballsack to raise awareness for testicular cancer.
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HIV Cure Sees 'The Beginning Of A New Chapter'

HIV Cure Sees 'The Beginning Of A New Chapter' | FOOD? HEALTH? DISEASE? NATURAL CURES??? | Scoop.it
Despite the blow to HIV/AIDS research after the Mississippi baby was found to still contain the virus, doctors are now taking steps with newfound knowledge under their belt.
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Obama Plans To Expand Mental Health Care Access For Vets

Obama Plans To Expand Mental Health Care Access For Vets | FOOD? HEALTH? DISEASE? NATURAL CURES??? | Scoop.it
Veterans will receive lower interest rates on mortgages and more access to mental health care through President Obama's new plan.
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The Government Needs Your Help Growing 1,400 Pounds Of Marijuana

The Government Needs Your Help Growing 1,400 Pounds Of Marijuana | FOOD? HEALTH? DISEASE? NATURAL CURES??? | Scoop.it
The National Institute on Drug Abuse needs the help of citizen-pot growers following DEA's decision to amplify its research stock from 46 pounds to 1,433 pounds.
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How To Eat Sushi Properly, From A Sushi Chef

How To Eat Sushi Properly, From A Sushi Chef | FOOD? HEALTH? DISEASE? NATURAL CURES??? | Scoop.it
Not all sushi is supposed to be eaten with your hands. Let's recap: not all sushi is supposed to be eaten with your hands.
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