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10 Ways To Declutter Your Finances

I am not a financially organized person. Just ask my husband. I routinely misplace bills, checks and statements that I should be paying, cashing and filing. Part of the problem—as with many other aspects of our lives—is an overwhelming sense of “too much”-ness. That is, there is too much financial …

The story of how one hot sauce, Huy Fong Sriracha, got so hot

You've probably seen it on the table at a Vietnamese restaurant. Maybe even put some in your pho soup. You might even have some in your own fridge. It's that bottle full of bright red chili sauce with the green cap and the picture of the rooster. And it's called Huy Fong Foods, Inc. Sriracha.<p>Ever …

One Iraqi doctor calls it quits

Sara Darwish is a young Iraqi doctor. A few weeks ago, she was practicing medicine at home in Iraq. Now she's moved to southern California.<p>Mostly, she says, it was the insecurity that drove her out. She could cope with the violence as a girl growing up during the American-led occupation. But the …

Peruvian-born, American-bred author tells stories through the lens of his native land

Daniel Alarcón was only three years old when his family left Peru to settle in Alabama.<p>But he’s been returning there in his imagination ever since, examining the aftermath of the war he and his parents missed. He’s set his last three books in an unnamed city in a South American country that closely …

This war story has a happy ending, with Afghan and American 'brothers' sharing Thanksgiving

Matt Zeller and Janis Shinwari met in Afghanistan. Shinwari was an interpreter for the US army, Zeller was a first lieutenant in the army. Now they consider themselves brothers, having each saved the other's life.<p>A week after they met, Zeller was on patrol and his convoy was ambushed by about 45 …

A journalist tells her great-grandmother's story as a 'coolie woman'

You might have caught the film “12 Years a Slave.” We hear less, though, about the lives of indentured workers who replaced slaves.<p>But a new book by Gaiutra Bahadur is changing that, and rescuing her great-grandmother's story along the way. Bahadur’s new book is called “Coolie Woman.” But, what’s …

Muslim American men share their stories of love and intimacy in a new book

Growing up, I lived in what you’d call a “secular Muslim” household. My family didn't pray five times a day, and we ate bacon — but there was one rule my parents always held on to: no boyfriends.<p>As a teenager, I wasn’t supposed to look at boys, or even think about boys. And I wasn't the only one.<p>In …

Top 10 Home Remedies For Wrinkles - Herbs Info

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5 Healing Honey Infusions for a Healthy Life

Honey is one of nature’s miracles. It is a delicious ingredient in many foods, has antibacterial properties, works as a humectant (keeps things …

Herbs For Stomach

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How I Overcame My Depression and Anxiety Without Medication

I’ve always been a sensitive person. At age 6 I developed a hole in my stomach due to the stress of public school, and had to be taken out and …

12 Ways to Get Rid of Gas & Bloating

Let’s be straightforward. This is a page about gas, so, that’s what it’s going to sound like it’s about. No dancing around the subject matter, no …

Liver Detox Juice Recipes

The liver secretes enzymes for fighting any toxic build-up in the body. This HolisticZine article presents some liver cleansing detox juice recipes. …

Detox

Herbs For ADHD

<b>Please Share This Page:</b><p><b>Top 10 Herbs For ADHD</b> image to repin / share <i><br>Herbs background pic © viperagp - Fotolia.com</i><p>Although the American Psychiatric …

Thicker, Softer Hair with Rosemary, Lavender & Apple Cider Vinegar

<i>"Keep Rosemary at your Garden Gate and Fall in Love Whenever you can"...</i><p><i>...use it in your hair too!</i><p>Rosemary essential oil is one of those powerhouse …

Herbal Antibiotics - Using Herbs to Fight Infection and Speed Healing

Herbal antibiotics have long been used by herbal healers to ward off colds and flu, clear infections and speed wound healing. Now, they may be moving …

Microbiology

The Roles of Magnesium in the Body

Magnesium is the eleventh most abundant element by mass in the human body, and the fourth most abundant mineral. In fact, researchers estimate that …

Herbal Antibiotics: A Defense Against ‘Superbugs’

<i>Antibiotic-resistant bacteria, known as “superbugs,” are becoming more numerous and more virulent thanks to continuing overuse of antibiotics. Herbal</i> …

List Of 160+ Herbs With Uses And Benefits!

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Herbal Remedies for Common Ailments - Natural Health

<b>Use these herbal remedies, recommended by Stephen Harrod Buhner in Herbal Antiobiotics, as alternatives to pharmaceutical antibiotics.</b><p>December …