Monthly Archives: October 2016

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How many black men in the United States are in college versus prison?

Despite the wide acceptance of the “Black men in prison” myth, the numbers don’t support the myth. According to the U.S. Census, about 18,508,926 people in the U.S. population are Black males, of all ages. In 2013, 1,437,363 were enrolled Read more …

Robots to replace 5 million human jobs by 2020

The World Economic Forum (WEF), located in Geneva, Switzerland is an impressive consortium of the global leaders of governments, CEOs in media, entertainment, technology and finance as well as policy makers in academia, international agencies and non-governmental organizations (NGO).  The WEF meets annually in Davos to “improve the state of the world.” Read more …

Contaminated Chinese food now entering the U.S. under the ‘organic’ label

The Chinese food production industry is one of the world’s least-regulated and most corrupt, as has repeatedly been proven time and again. Now, it appears, there is no trusting anything that comes from China marked “organic.” Several foods within the Read more …

How To Prevent Dementia

Better your brain It’s never too late to make smart lifestyle changes that will protect your health in years to come. Boost brainpower and keep your mind fit for a lifetime with research-backed Alzheimer’s prevention tips from the book, The Read more …

13 Herbal Teas With The Highest Antioxidants

Herbal teas are known to benefit our health, weight, longevity, and happiness. And most of these benefits are experienced due to their antioxidant properties.  Antioxidants control free radicals that are produced during oxidation in the body. Getting antioxidants from teas Read more …

What Is The True Meaning Of Halloween?

Samhain’s History Samhain (pronounced Sow-en), dates back to the ancient Celts who lived 2,000 years ago. Contrary to what some believe, is not a celebration of a Celtic god of the dead. Instead, it is a Celtic word meaning “summer’s Read more …

Surgeons admit mammography is outdated and harmful to women

Every year, millions of women flock to their doctors to get their annual mammograms, a breast cancer screening procedure that involves pressing a woman’s breasts between two metal platforms to scope out tumors. But surgeons everywhere are starting to question Read more …

Warning: You can poison yourself by reheating these five foods

Nothing beats a home-cooked meal. Not only does food taste better when you prepare it yourself, but it’s also a lot healthier. Unfortunately, this can also be very time-consuming depending on the dish in question, and today’s hectic lifestyle means Read more …

Amazing Natural Remedies for Vaginal Yeast Infections

Let’s just straight to the point here: yeast infections suck. There is nothing more irritating, uncomfortable, and frankly embarrassing than being plagued by this itchy, painful, itchy, discharge producing, itchy, smelly – and did I say itchy? – malady. We Read more …

American children among the least fit in the entire world

The American food culture is getting healthier, as the movement to avoid prepackaged, genetically-modified foods is growing. But according to a new study, the U.S. has a long way to go to finally get the upper hand on its battle Read more …