Disadvantages of monoculture

Agriculture is the backbone of many economies around the world. It is sustained using various farming methods, and amongst them, is monoculture. However, it is not without its downfalls. The disadvantages of monoculture vary and they include destroying the soil’s nutrients, it sometimes needs a lot of water for irrigation purposes, it may result in the use of dangerous chemicals, […]

Chlorophyll vs Chlorella

Chlorophyll and chlorella, are often confused for being the same thing. However, they are different. The green pigment often contributes to the confusion. They are both used to treat different conditions. When it comes to medical advice, get it from a medical professional, and avoid the word on the street. In this article, we will take a look at the […]

Tampons with IUD

Are you thinking about switching your birth control to an IUD, but not sure if you can still use a tampon with an intrauterine device, known as an IUD? The answer is yes you can. This is a common question because an IUD is placed inside your vagina, in the same way, that a tampon is. You want to make […]

Substitute for rose water

Are you looking for a substitute for rose water? You may already have thought about using this natural fragrance around your home or on yourself. Rosewater has a number of benefits that have been explored for years. These include soothing skin irritation, because of the anti-inflammatory properties that it has.  Rosewater is distilled from steam rose petals. You may need […]

What causes static cling

What causes static cling

Static cling is an annoying effect of static electricity. That occurs when clothes cling together after being removed from the dryer. It is caused by rubbing the various materials together when they are very dry. These problems can be reduced by treating the materials or eliminating the static electricity that causes them. Static cling can also be referred to as […]

Making Your Own Bath Salt

Are you looking for the best way to make your own bath salts? Bath salts have many benefits that you may not be aware of but will be grateful for once you know them. They can be used to treat several ailments, including helping you relax sore muscles. In this article, we take a look at how you can make […]

How does mercury kill you

Mercury is a naturally occurring element that is found in air, water, and soil. Even in small amounts, exposure to such an element may cause serious health problems. It may also be a threat to child development in utero as well as early in life. Mercury may have toxic effects on the nervous, digestive and immune systems, and on lungs, […]

How many species of lemurs are there

Lemurs belong to a group called prosimian primates, defined as all primates that are neither monkeys nor apes. Lemurs are considered the most endangered group of animals on the planet. These primates are only found in one small area of the Earth. Many species have small and decreasing numbers.  Lemurs are primates like us, and while they’re not as closely […]