Posts tagged ‘Health’

August 11, 2013

Laughter is Always the Best Medicine!

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Laughing lowers the levels of stress hormones and strengthens the immune system.  Six-year-olds laugh an average of 300 times a day. Adults only laugh 15 to 100  times a day.

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July 11, 2013

Feed Me!

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Borborygmi is the noise that your stomach makes when you are hungry.

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June 24, 2013

From A to Zinc

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VITAMIN is an invented word first used by the Polish-born American biochemist, Casimir Funk in 1913. It is taken from Latin “vita” meaning life and amine, because they were thought to contain amino acids.

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May 30, 2013

It’s No Skin Off My Back

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Every 27 day you will shed and replace the entire outer layer of your skin, which equals about 1.5 pounds of skin cells per year. The average life expectancy of people in America is 77.9 years, therefore, a person can expect to shed more than 100 pounds of skin in a lifetime.

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