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There are plenty of us adults who cannot get their morning started without a jolt of caffeine from our favorite cup of coffee.
Now, teens are picking up the same addiction but consuming it in a different way.
According to MedicalDaily.com, kids are now smoking ground up coffee beans to get high. They are calling them “caffeine sticks,” using cigarette paper or glass tubes.
Parents and doctors now wonder if smoking coffee could pose any serious health risks for these kids.Lire la suite : You Won’t Believe What Kids Are Smoking Now To Get High
McDonald’s, Starbucks, Burger King and KFC, just to name a few, have ice that is served to their customers far dirtier than toilet water.
Most fast food restaurants don’t even offer ‘real’ food, but the fact that they can’t even offer clean ice is most disturbing.
Samples from several restaurants across the country were collected, and tested against samples of toilet water.Lire la suite : Study Finds That Starbucks Ice Is Dirtier Than Toilet Water
A vitamin-enhanced ‘super-banana’ developed by scientists is to be tested on humans. The trials are to take place in the US over a six-week period. Researchers aim to start growing the fruit in Uganda by 2020.
The bananas are ‘super’ because they have been genetically engineered to have increased levels of vitamin A – a deficiency of which can be fatal. Hundreds of thousands die annually worldwide from vitamin A deficiencies, while many others go blind, the project’s leader told AFP.Lire la suite : Genetically Modified ‘Super Banana’ To Be Tested On Americans
I grew up quickly defrosting meat — without a microwave. In fact, I’ve almost never used a microwave to defrost meat.
That’s because my method for defrosting meat is often faster than a microwave and defrosts the meat more evenly.
Nothing’s more annoying when it’s time to cook dinner than discovering your “defrosted” meat has a frozen center and cooked edges. Am I right?
With my method for quickly defrosting meat, you won’t have that problem again.Lire la suite : HOW TO DEFROST MEAT QUICKLY WITHOUT A MICROWAVE
Here is advice, along with 10 simple health checks you can do from home, to check your vision, to food tolerance, to digestive health. They are interesting to try out, but not intended to be used for medical diagnoses.Lire la suite : 10 Simple Health Checks You Can Do At Home