Archive for July, 2010

Microwaved water? See what it does to plants!

July 23 20107 Commented

Categorized Under: Healthy lifestyle, Natural health information

Microwaved Water – See What It Does To Plants Below is a science fair project that  the authors granddaughter did for 2006. In it she took filtered water and divided it into two parts. The first part she heated to boiling in a pan on the stove, and the second part she heated to boiling […]

How to help sleeping problems

July 14 20105 Commented

Categorized Under: Natural health, Natural health information

Insomnia is a difficulty in falling asleep, in staying asleep, or in sleeping soundly.  The need for sleep varies from person to person and from age to age, but in general it tends to decline as one grows older.  Some people are short sleepers and do not need the 7 to 9 hours that others […]

Importance of DHA (n-3 Fatty Acid) for Brain Development in Infants

July 4 2010No Commented

Categorized Under: Natural health information, Natural health supplements, Pregnancy

Docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) is the most abundant (omega – 3) fatty acid in the human brain, and its levels in brain membrane lipids are altered by the type and amount of fatty acids in the diet, increasing with development and decreasing with aging Mammals utilise DHA either as DHA itself or the precursor α-Linolenic acid […]