3 Strange Treatments Doctors Used to Think Were Good for You

The quest for a health is a natural human response to illness, but medical history provides plenty of reason to think twice before you try that miracle cure. Case in point: medieval doctors would press a sacrificed puppy, kitten, rabbit … Continue reading

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‘Death Cleaning’ Is the Newest Way to Declutter. Here’s What to Know

My father, a meticulous organizer, has perfected the art of storage: nestling suitcases inside of suitcases, suspending old tables from the ceiling and filling every available nook with things we just might need again someday, but haven’t touched in years. … Continue reading

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DIY Easy Hacks to Make Stunning Rangoli Designs This Diwali

Diwali – the festival of lights – is celebrated with much fervor and joy by Hindus all around the world. Apart from decorating houses with colorful lights and diyas, creating elaborate rangolis is an important ritual of this festival. Rangoli … Continue reading

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No, Birth Control Doesn’t Make You Have Riskier Sex, Researchers Say

When President Donald Trump’s administration recently issued new rules immediately rolling back the federal requirement that employers cover birth control in their health insurance plans, it not only cited religious freedom concerns, but also cast doubt on the safety and … Continue reading

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How to Get Rid of Static Cling on Clothes: 7 Quick Hacks

It’s time to meet your Tinder date and you have everything under control and according to plan. You have your hair done right and that beautiful silk dress ready. But as soon as you put it on, the fabric is … Continue reading

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22 Best Uses of Witch Hazel for Health and Beauty

As intriguing as it may sound, witch hazel has nothing to do with witches or sorcery. Witch hazel, a common household item, has always been just around the corner but never got its due as a potent health and beauty … Continue reading

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Here’s How Practicing Tai Chi Can Help the Heart

For people who have a heart attack, chances are high that if they don’t do much to change their lifestyle and health habits, they will have another one—possibly even a fatal one—in a few years. But the dietary and exercise … Continue reading

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How to Store Garlic to Keep it Fresh up to 6 Months

Garlic has long been a staple ingredient in South Asian cuisine and, in the 21st century, it has taken over world cuisine as well. Garlic breath aside, can you imagine pasta without garlic bread or Chinese food without garlic noodles … Continue reading

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There Could Be Pesticides in Your Honey

About three-fourths of honey from around the world contains some pesticides, according to a study published in Science Friday. The study found that 75% of honey samples collected from nearly 200 sites across the globe contained at least one of … Continue reading

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A Deadly Outbreak of Plague Is Killing Dozens in Madagascar. Here’s What to Know

A widespread outbreak of the plague has gripped Madagascar. The disease has killed at least 30 people, and 194 have been infected since August, according to the latest figures from the World Health Organization (WHO). Plague is endemic to the … Continue reading

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13 Uses of Baking Soda for Gorgeous Hair and Skin: Secrets Revealed

Baking soda has been a steady pillar of home remedies since the 1900s. Most of the people know some or the other application of baking soda that is not related to cooking. While the multitude of cleaning hacks has made … Continue reading

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Top 10 Home Remedies to Get Rid of Acne Inversa (Hidradenitis Suppurativa)

Acne inversa, also known as hidradenitis suppurativa, is an inflammatory skin disease that starts as small red bumps on the skin and progresses quickly into a severe form of acne. Acne inversa affects the apocrine glands (sweat glands) and hair … Continue reading

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How to Remove Hair Dye from Clothes (We Tried Top 8 Methods)

In the mad dash to keep up with the Kardashians, the overenthusiastic fashionista in you may be thrilled to try out Vibgyor hair colors. But visiting a salon can often burn a hole in your pocket. It is more convenient … Continue reading

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How to Get Rid of Knee Pain: Top 10 Home Remedies for Fast Relief

Going weak on your knees may feel great when you are in love but not so much when weak knees start giving you unbearable pain. Knee pain is one of the most common ailments that can make it difficult to … Continue reading

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The 3 Most Popular Methods to Get Coconut Oil Out of Hair (We Tried All)

Coconut oil is a highly versatile, organic remedy that can be used very successfully for superior health and beauty. This oil is rich in saturated and medium-chain fatty acids that boost your body’s metabolism levels and aids weight loss. It … Continue reading

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