Kava (Piper Methysticum), also known as awa, ava and yaqona, is a crop native to the South Pacific and is a member of the pepper family. The plant sports relatively large, heart-shaped leaves, which accompany slender flower blossoms that reside at the intersections where the branch and stems meet. However, the kava plant has earned its…

Study says women with big butts are healthier

A study has revealed that the secret to having a better life is having a larger bottom. Scientists at the Oxford Center for Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism at Oxford University and the Churchill Hospital have reported that women with big bums are increasingly intelligent and more resistant to chronic illnesses. Population studies in the research…

NASA reveals the best plants to keep at home to purify the air

NASA has released an infographic, containing plants with the highest oxygen-releasing, and air purifying capabilities. Humans and plants rely on each other to survive.  Plants give humans oxygen, food, clothing and shelter. In exchange, humans release carbon dioxide, which plants need, and distribute plant seeds throughout the world. Plants provide us with oxygen, via a…

Strenghten and heal your body by using your mind

By Amy Morin There’s a clear connection between the way your brain thinks and the way your body feels. And just as you can use your body to reduce your psychological distress, you can use your mind to improve your body. Simply changing the way you think and taking charge of what occupies your mind can improve your physical…