The best and easiest indoor houseplants that won't die on you

The best and easiest indoor houseplants that won't die on you

Tom Dobbie/Dorling Kindersley/Getty Images Why you want it: Surely you've seen this indoor houseplant in many homes, since it has such pretty, curving white blooms and dark leaves and it's easy to grow.

The Carnivore Diet for Mental Health?

The Carnivore Diet for Mental Health?

For this special event, I created a new presentation exploring the nutritional differences between plant and animal foods, and summarizing the scientific arguments in support of all-meat diets for optimal brain health .

Teen has keratoconus, Steph Curry's eye disease

Teen has keratoconus, Steph Curry's eye disease

“He could barely let the eye doctor help to put the contact in,” Diehl said. While Curry said contacts have helped his sight and improved his play, many people with the condition eventually need a cornea transplant.

The Brain Needs Animal Fat

The Brain Needs Animal Fat

Public health officials say these magical plant fats are rich in important PUFAs (polyunsaturated fatty acids) that the human body cannot manufacture and therefore must be obtained from the diet : the essential dietary omega-3 is called Alpha-Linolenic Acid (ALA for short) the essential dietary omega-6 is called Linoleic Acid (LA for short).

There was no question, I was going to make that sacrifice for him

There was no question, I was going to make that sacrifice for him

To get a kidney from a deceased donor, Harry needed to be on the transplant register for 12 months. Harry is 11 now, it’s his body and his kidney, all I can do is hope he’ll take care of it.

Spotlight is selling ‘play dirt’ for $17, and the internet is up in arms

Spotlight is selling ‘play dirt’ for $17, and the internet is up in arms

Bag O Dirt’ Play Dirt is the ‘cleanest dirt on planet Earth’, so it says. The South Korean clean dirt says, “For optimal play, remove your Play Dirt from its plastic bag and loosen it up with your hands.

Early pregnancy symptoms: Signs you may be pregnant

Early pregnancy symptoms: Signs you may be pregnant

"Some women feel pregnant even before they miss their periods, but most commonly, symptoms like nausea, sore breasts and fatigue will start sometime after they miss it," says Mary Jane Minkin , MD, Clinical Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology at Yale University.

EAT-Lancet's Plant-based Planet: 10 Things You Need to Know

EAT-Lancet's Plant-based Planet: 10 Things You Need to Know

Its core recommendation is to minimize consumption of animal foods as much as possible, and replace them with whole grains, legumes and nuts: Source: EAT-Lancet Commission report We all want to be healthy, and we need a sustainable way to feed ourselves without destroying our environment.

Mindful Adults, Mindful Kids

Mindful Adults, Mindful Kids

Pause, breathe, notice, return – these are quiet actions that cultivate conditions for growth and well-being. Pause to notice what you’re eating, to approach the food as a new experience, or to express gratitude before eating. How can you share moments of mindfulness with kids in your life?

Drug Recalls Put Spotlight on Drug Supply Chains

Drug Recalls Put Spotlight on Drug Supply Chains

In July, the FDA announced a recall of the blood pressure drug valsartan after pills made by Chinese manufacturer Zhejiang Huahai Pharmaceuticals were found to have been contaminated by NDMA and NDEA.

Don’t Fall for Venus Flytrap Claims, Experts Say

Don’t Fall for Venus Flytrap Claims, Experts Say

This document states that the drugs are ‘proven safe and effective in the treatment of cancer, chronic diseases and HIV infection in man.’ Fraudulent promotion by these means is evident,” the alert says

A New Challenger to Medical Marijuana?

A New Challenger to Medical Marijuana?

FRIDAY, Oct. 26, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- A moss-like plant grown only in a few countries may offer better pain relief than medical marijuana, animal research suggests.