Author: Diethics

dry skin

6 Expert Tips to Fight Dry Skin This Winter

Winter is here and that means that dry skin is just around the corner. Although you can’t control the weather, you can control whether your skin suffers because it. We’ve put together a list of the top six things you can do to make sure that your skin stays soft, hydrated, and glowing this winter. Stay...

sweet foods

Are Artificial Sweeteners Safe?

Many people prefer artificial sweeteners because they add sweetness to foods and contain a lot less calories than regular sugar. However, the safety of artificial sweeteners (e.g., NutraSweet, Sweet’N Low, etc.) can also be a cause of concern to consumers who aren’t sure how safe these products are to consume. Artificial Sweeteners and their Uses According...

chocolate

Another Reason to Indulge: Health Benefits of Chocolate

Just in case you needed an excuse, a new study gives us more reason to indulge in chocolate. Previous studies have revealed health benefits associated with eating dark chocolate. The latest study shows that cocoa can reduce the inflammation associated with migraine headaches. At the International Headache Congress meeting in Philadelphia, researchers claimed that cocoa powder...

kids braces

Another Holiday Season without a Baby

When the beginning of the year started you were sure that by the holidays you would finally have your longed for baby in your arms. That, or you would at least be announcing the soon-to-be-adoption or the pregnancy. You even allowed yourself to daydream about it this past year. You daydreamed about sitting around the Thanksgiving...

trampoline

All the Facts You Need to Know About Trampolines

Since its inception, trampolines have come a long way and is widely accepted in the modern world. Generations of children have enjoyed its unique functions. Not to mention the fun aspects of it as well. All this is great and probably makes you want to get your own personal trampoline today. Only that there is far...

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All You Need to Know about Trying to Conceive (TTC)

You and your husband are finally ready. It’s time to start trying for a family! In the beginning it’s easy; you just stop birth control and have fun. But then the months start to pass by and you’re not pregnant yet. So you decide to put a little more preparation and planning into this whole trying-to-make-a-baby...

christmas list

All I Want for Christmas (A Mom’s Wishlist)

All I want for Christmas is: A full night of sleep. This includes falling into bed at 8:00 p.m. with my coziest pajamas on and a good book in hand, reading myself to sleep and not having to get up to soothe any bad dreams or rock a refusing-to-sleep baby. It also includes sleeping past 5:00...

paleo diet

13 Mouth-Wateringly Tasty (and Super Easy) Portable Paleo Snacks

Staying on track with a paleo diet can be difficult if you’re someone that is constantly on the move. Many meals require at least a little preparation at home and not everything on your list of available foods will keep in your gym bag, purse, or other travel attire. But, there must be something you can...