According to recent calculations, 50% of the UK population will develop a cancer at some point in their lives. Superfoods; diet rich in antioxidants can help improve the odds, are you getting enough?
A poem about the first love we can never really forget, but is it wise to return to the scene of the crime?
Individually, honey and cinnamon contains numerous health enhancing properties, combined, they provides a powerhouse of natural cures for a diverse range of conditions.
Spice up your life and reap the health benefits of nutmeg, mace and ginger. Spice is nice when used correctly, not very forgiving when abused. Get to know the spices you are already using.
It was a cold and frosty day in the Welsh Valley, ten riders headed for the hills, but only the horses returned. Read the story of my winter memory, a challenge from Hubber, Jackie Lynnley.
A review of the Dogs DooDahs: As ecard sales continue to rise and sales of traditional Christmas cards tumble, find the best Christmas cards ideas for unique greeting cards.
Lemon Balm and Valerian are two ancient herbs that were widely used to calm the mind and heal the body. In our current stress driven society, it may be time to reclaimed these herbs.
The Romans used Rosemary to strengthen their memory. Some of the earliest herbal remedies were documented by the Chinese over 5000 years ago. Research confirms that the Romans knew their herbs.
Breathing Space; my response to a challenge by Bill Holland AKA, billybuc, to write an essay, story or poem entitled, The Woman On The Mountaintop, using the photo of his wife Bev as inspiration.
A Poem Inspired by Annart's painting in response to her challenge.
During sleep, the brain is kept pretty busy cleaning away toxic proteins that accumulates in the nervous system when we are awake. According to scientists, this is the fundamental reason for sleep.
Poems and quotes in celebration of science and the universe.
Sciatica is a common painful and debilitating condition that is often misdiagnosed. Learn the causes, symptoms, and treatments.
The flu virus can kill, experts say, genetic evidence indicates viruses may have been the first life on earth. The flu virus is constantly changing and mutating, get protected with yearly flu shots.
Heel pain is often due to plantar fasciitis, but what causes the condition and what are the best treatment available?
Bad credit rating can cost you money. Information held by Credit Reporting Agencies can be inaccurate or outdated and can affect your credit score. A free annual credit report can help you save money.
The incidence of type 1 diabetes in young people is increasing worldwide, there is no cure for the disease, but there may soon be more efficient means of managing type 1 diabetes.
Death rates from cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) are decreasing, but CVDs continues to be the number one cause of death globally. UK scientists may have found a way to reduce the risk naturally.
Statistic suggests that more than 700 million people worldwide will suffer from hearing loss in excess of 25 dB by 2015, and 900 million by 2025. What causes hearing loss.? How sound is your hearing?
" The Earth laughs in flowers." Ralph Waldo Emerson. But what do flowers mean to you?
Discover London; Get ready for the Adventure of a lifetime. Then slow the pace with a relaxing trip to St Alban's Cathedral in Hertfordshire and soak up even more British History.
Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) affects 1 in 10 women of child bearing age, yet many women are unaware of the condition until they are unable to conceive a child. PCOS, cause, symptoms and treatment.
Currently, the only cure for Sickle Cell Disease, is a risky bone marrow or stem cell transplant. To provide the best chance of success, the donor must be a close match, are you that match?
The United Cerebral Palsy Foundation estimates, 800,000 adults and children in the US have Cerebral Palsy, Every 15 hours an Australian child is born with CP, the most common disability in childhood..
Down Syndrome, what the future holds. Although screening for Down Syndrome are offered to all pregnant women, it is not 100% reliable, is the new non-invasive prenatal test the way forward?
Around 15 million Americans suffers from Heartburn every day. Heartburn, acid reflux and oesophageal reflux disease are on the increase and can cause serious conditions like cancer. Do not ignore it.
This is my alternative ending to Frank Atanacio's Screaming into the Darkness of her Despair. This was written before Frank's challenge for "Monsters in the Trees" so it doesn't follow the criteria.
Nootropics or smart drugs are used to enhance brain function, improve focus and concentration but what are they, and who are taking them?
Are 'special offers' at the supermarket bargains or clever tricks to con us into spending more money than we intended? How can we save money on grocery shopping, and reduce the amount of food wastage?
facebook.com Out of nothingness a big bang The universe from darkness sprang Creating worlds and asteroids From giant matterless cosmic voids Born of chaos and disorder Follow rules of natural order To create primordial...
With exorbitant payday loan interests as high as 5,800 % APR, and banks offering little or no incentive to savers, is Peer-to-peer lending the alternative? How to make the best use of Pinterest?
Sports injurys among older people are rocketing! As the number of older people participating in sports and exercises rise, the number of visits to the doctors are second only to the common cold...
Most sore throats are associated with viral infection, cold, and flu. Strep throat accounts for 10% - 15% of cases. Left untreated, it can lead to serious health problems. Don't ignore a sore throat.
Gout is a painful condition associated with alcohol intake and rich foods high purine content, are you at risk?
2 billion people will be aged 60 and older by 2050, world's population is aging rapidly. To face the challenge, we need techniques to help us improve our memory.
SPECT scan shows how the abuse of alcohol can affect the brain.
Piles (or haemorrhoids) is a common condition that has been documented as far back as the biblical times. Around 50% of the population will suffer from piles at one point or another by the age of 50.
What is the link between chickenpox and shingles, and how likely are you to get shingles?
Poem about greed, apathy and deprivation in our big society. A look at life in the 21st Century...
One smile is worth a thousand words, give generously, spread a little happiness around the world.
According to the RNIB, Every day 100 people in the UK start to lose their sight. For some, it's a gradual process. For others, it happens overnight. For all, it's life changing.
A set of haiku to rejoice in the glory of sunsets:
Spring is in the air, in spite of the six inches of snow outside, we are looking forward to a long hot summer. It's time to dig out those sexy shoes and sandals, time to uncover and show off those gorgeous legs; but wait, what is going on with the...
A Love Poem
Our supermarkets are gradually waking up to the fact that tropical fruits are not only delicious to eat; they are packed with vitamins and nutrious minerals with numerous health benefits.
Get better acquainted with the highly nutritious and very versatile root vegetables, Sweet Potatoes and Yams.
80% of Britons will suffer from lower back pain. 31 million Americans experience Low back pain. $80 billion is spent yearly on treatment, but according to experts, most treatments are ineffective.
Facts about bees for kids and adults
Make Money; create hampers and start a home base business.
Part 2; London calling me back. Joy looks back as her daughter won the world largest singing contest.
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease or COPD Accounts for over 23,000 deaths in Britain each year, according to the American Lung Association, it is currently the 4th leading cause of death in the U.S. what are the risk factors for COPD?
The modern woman is firmly attached to her handbags, she'll pay a great deal of money for the right designer bags, but historically, the male of the species carried the handbags. A fun look at bags.
High heeled shoes, highest heels ever, fashion or Fetish, they are all fabulous. Women love them and men are thankful.
Nigel Levine Shining bright with Team GB, London 2012-Rio 2016
J Alexis-Hagues Beauty can be found in everything, it is everywhere, the human race is beautiful in all its colors, shades and hues. These haiku poems are in celebration of beautiful women in all their glorious rays of colors, some famous some...
Good ways to make money without spending a fortune
A poem about a beautiful young girl who sits at the window reliving the past and her lost love. Watched by a man who falls in love with the tragic figure at the window.
Haiku Poems about love trust passion and betrayal
A colourful Poem of love and rainbows
A tribute in poems for those who fought and those who fell.
Freshly cut grass, clinging to my back...a journey back in time to when summers were long and life was slow.
An estimated 750,000 people in the UK have undiagnosed Type 2 Diabetes. Are you one of the 750,000 undiagnosed cases?
Saying goodbye to our dog the crazy little Jack Russell Terrier
Making money online is easy and fast, find out how to broker and earn.
Poppy's story continues with The Unwanted Gift VI; Richard uses the Gift as his Oracle and win big money on the horses at York.
Too late to cry; a poem dedicated to the fight to save the rain forest, but is it already too late?
Love v Money looks at our relationship with money and how we rate money against love.
Make Money from Home to Supplement Your Retirement: 10 Tips This article is the first in a series of hubs on how to make money from home.
Remember: John; is a poem about growing up in the Caribbean.
What is ADHD in Children; This article gives an over view of ADHD in children, possible causes and symptoms with links and Video on managing the symptoms.
What I so Love About You; this poem is about love.
Alcoholic Liver Disease; This article gives an overview of alcoholic liver disease, the three stages, prevention and management of the condition.
This article examines diverticulitis and diverticular disease: diagnosis, incidence, and complications such as ruptures or perforation of the bowel with formation of fistula.
Jasmine in Bloom, a tribute to my mother Theresa, who sadly departed from us a few years ago, but will remain in my heart always.