Tears are for a lot more than crying. The fact is tears are made up of three “layers”. The first one is a fatty layer that slides along between the inner two layers and the outside world. This one is slightly fatty so water can't evaporate through it. Otherwise your eyes would dry up. The centre layer of this trio is mainly made of water. The inner layer that flows across your eyeball contain... ››› more
The bottom line is nowadays, almost all of us are tired almost all of the time - it seems like there's a worldwide human “energy crisis”. It's really no wonder that so many of us sometimes turn to stimulants for a temporary boost.
But wouldn't it be nice to never need these things again - to feel naturally young, strong and vigorous once more? To have boundless “energy to burn” whatever... ››› more
Studies have shown that a specific form of vitamin C could be used to escort medication across the blood-brain barrier.
This could enhance the effectiveness of the medication for Alzheimer's, epilepsy and other brain disorders. What is the blood brain barrier?
This layer of chemicals acts as a buffer between the brain and the bloodstream. It prevents toxins, including some drugs, from e... ››› more
My phone hasn't stopped - there's a constant stream of questions and suggestions about the Cornovirus - it's easy to get caught up in the panic...
But don't - additional stress won't help your system.
Just like when you expect a downturn in the economy, you tighten your belt (spend less where you can) and save as much as you can... So you must prepare your body for a situation like this.
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Finasteride, the drug prescribed for Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) can take up to three months to work and could lead to reduced libido or impotence.
Find out below about a herb and a garden weed that can help reduce prostate size and ease urinary difficulties without side effects... Saw palmetto works just as well as many conventional drugs but without the side effects...
The herb s... ››› more
Yesterday was World Glaucoma day - it helps raise awareness for one of the most devastating conditions that robs millions of their precious eyesight.
Find out below how in many cases glaucoma is actually a symptom and not an isolated condition - and how treating that underlying health problem, you could save your eyesight... The hidden cause of glaucoma
Glaucoma occurs when the pressure i... ››› more
A major study has uncovered an Italian secret to preventing prostate cancer. Italian-style espresso coffee cuts the risk of prostate cancer by over 50%! If you love strong coffee, your prostate could thank you for it!
Researchers from the Italian National Institute of Health studied the link between prostate cancer and the coffee drinking habits of more than 7,000 Italian men over four years. ... ››› more
Many people are put off going to see their doctor about IBS-related symptoms because they feel too embarrassed to delve into personal matters like their bowel habits.
On top of this, diagnosing IBS is tough. Sometimes people see more than one doctor before they get an accurate diagnosis.
What's more, there's no single cause of IBS, so your doctor can't
just look for one specific anomaly in ... ››› more
We all know someone who's 80 and looks 50 and someone who's 50 and acts 80... But what about you?
Do you look and feel older than you are?
Find out below four signs that you may be ageing prematurely and how to slow it down... Four signs you're ageing prematurely...
Sign #1: Premature greying and hair loss
If you're getting more greys than your friends your age and your hair is... ››› more
There's no need to feel ashamed, softer erections are normal, especially as you get older, but that doesn't mean there's nothing you can do about it. Say 'Yes' to coffee more!
Caffeine has been shown in studies to improve blood flow and small blood vessel function - which helps with stronger erections.
But, don't add sugar or sweeteners, being overweight doesn't help your p... ››› more
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