Made from a combination of fermented yeast, bacteria, sugar and black tea, Kombucha is famously known as the health elixir of life. This probiotic has been credited with many health benefits, one of which includes weight loss. Although this claim doesn't necessarily have any scientific backing, regular drinkers do promise some amazing weight loss benefits.
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Los hongos en los pies son muy comúnes pero no por ello dejan de ser desagradables. Si vas a una piscina o a un lugar público descalza, es importante que tengas algunos cuidados. Te paso estos 8 consejos para protegerte de dichas infecciones.Continue Reading >
Si algo nos preocupa a las mujeres es cuando se nos cae el cabello, además de causarnos estrés nos hace pensar cualquier cantidad de cosas sobre nuestra imagen, lo que nos pone aún más nerviosas. Tranquila, no todo lo que dicen por ahí es cierto, estos son algunos mitos y verdades sobre la pérdida de cabello.Continue Reading >
Once you survive all of the amazing and annoying changes that come with pregnancy, it's time for your body to heal and recuperate. You may think that you'll be in the clear after nine months of carrying your baby, but the truth is that there's still plenty of post-partum health issues to keep a watchful eye on. Your health is just as important as your newborn's. Be sure not to ignore these post-pregnancy signs your body may try to warn you about.Continue Reading >
En lo que tiene que ver con cuestiones de salud, todos los días escuchamos algo nuevo sobre lo que es bueno y lo que no nos conviene. Sin embargo, hay algunas cosas que nos dicen que son saludables pero en realidad son lo peor. Tienes que enterarte cuáles son de una vez por todas.Continue Reading >
A teen girl in India named Kavita Kumari was addicted to eating hair and the situation got really... well, hairy. The 15-year-old would reportedly eat hair from the floor or even pluck her classmates hair out and eat it. As if that's not bizarre enough, Kumari lost her appetite for food and vomited whenever she was force fed. Her strange addiction led her to suffer from severe abdominal pain and doctors had to perform an endoscopy. A medical surgeon removed a five-foot long hairball from Kumari's stomach and the image is hair-raising! Check out the photo along with eleven of the craziest medical miracles we've ever heard of!Continue Reading >
Mosquitoes suck--literally. Their bites hurt and itch like the dickens, leading many of us to do whatever it takes to keep them at bay. We buy special candles, lotions, sprays, and some people even whip up home remedies, all to avoid getting eaten alive by those pesky little buggers. But what if i told you there was an easier, cheaper way to keep you from becoming food for a mosquito?Continue Reading >
Unfortunately, these days there are many food manufacturers with ethical boundaries far more flexible than what we'd hope for. In this article you will discover eight mislabeled foods that are really not what you think they are.
Nada peor que cuando te miras al espejo en la mañana y lo primero que descubres es una picadura de mosquito en tu rostro. Cuando tienes suerte la picadura no se ve, pero cuando te atacan sin piedad pueden picarte en los ojos o las mejillas. Este remedio casero te permitirá curarte la picadura en un dos por tres y también ocultarla.Continue Reading >
Summer is in full swing and with it comes lots of time in the sun. No matter how amazing you look in your bikini or how fashionable your sunglasses are, the sun's harmful rays won't give you a pass. We all know Latinos come in a variety of beautiful skin complexions, but none are immune to sunburn, or a much more serious culprit skin cancer. In fact, a new study by the Skin Cancer Foundation found that melanoma diagnoses among Latinos have increased by almost 20 percent. Latina dermatologist Dr. Maria Patricia Rivas is giving us easy tips for protecting our skin and maintaining a healthy summer glow.Continue Reading >