Our vitality depends on many things from genetic factors to life circumstances. Yet so often the role our world view plays in our happiness is understated. After all happiness comes from within. There are many different ways to view the world of course. But in my mind, they mostly fit into three major categories. I […]
Recently pictures of prematurely born twins have been circulating Facebook. A baby boy and girl born too early were put in the same incubator by the nurse. The brother hugged his sister and they lay that way unseparated. Despite her slim chances the little girl survived. This has been attributed to the healing power of […]
If we look at the list of oldest people in the world, we will discover that exactly none of them were obese. We will also discover that most of them consumed fewer calories than average on a daily basis. The range of diseases one can get from being obese ranges from diabetes to coronary heart […]
For the last two days I have had a cold and have been feeling very weak. However when I took my temperature, I found that it was substantially lower than average, instead of higher, so I started researching what could be causing this. In the process, however I found a fascinating article about how our […]
Who is the oldest person in the world and how old are they? Probably everyone has asked this question at some point in their lives. So before you start informing me about a French woman named Jeanne Calment, let me tell you straight away that I don’t think that it’s her. My grandmother grew up […]
Recently I was shocked to discover that most health conscious people I know believe that there are 3500 calories in one pound. That is to say that to lose a pound, you would need to burn 3500 calories. This reasoning simply didn’t make sense to me, since every time I lost a noticeable amount of […]
httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XceRQ7z1byQ A video describing how to grow nectarine trees from seed, to germinate them and to plant them.
I often hear people say things like: “Life is not worth living without chocolate” or “A bowl of soup brightens up the day”. It is now fair to say that I know just as many people that live to eat as I know people who eat to live. Yet among the many philosophies of radiant […]