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Fall Pasta Dishes

Pasta is a great way to warm yourself up after a long day and there are so many different types of pasta dishes out there. Make the most of the fall harvest and use butternut squash, pumpkin, apples, pears, sweet potatoes, greens, Brussels sprouts and cranberries in your cooking. 1,724 more words

Italian Cuisine

Wormwood the Infamous Ingredient In Absinthe

Wormwood is an ingredient used in the infamous alcoholic drink absinthe, also known as the green fairy. It is an extremely bitter herb and absinthe was traditionally poured over sugar cubes to sweeten the taste. 471 more words

Natural Health

Food and Herbs To Strengthen The Immune System During Ebola Crisis or Anytime

Our immune system is what keeps us from getting sick and it is our own personal defense weapon (so to speak). Keeping the immune system in top shape, especially during viral season or during a time of crisis is actually pretty easy and can be done through a variety of methods. 1,200 more words


Lavender Propagation Workshop - October 27 2014

The Ontario Lavender Association, the University of Guelph and OMAFRA are hosting a lavender propagation workshop titled “Tips and Tricks for Propagating Lavender Successfully”.

Where:¬†Simcoe Research Station;¬†1283 Blueline Road, Simcoe ON N3Y 4K3… 68 more words



Arnica, a member of the sunflower family, has been used in liniment and ointment preparations to treat strains, sprains, and bruises, for centuries. Currently, Arnica preparations are used by professional athletes. 160 more words


Does TCM School Teach Enough Knowledge Compare to Ancient TCM Medical System?

Since I practice on land in 2010, I faced quite a few people complained that they tried acupuncture treatments but no use. Some of them are acupuncturists’ knowledge/ skill problems and the others are public’ wrong concepts approach to acupuncture treatments. 678 more words

Chinese Medicine

Entero Virus 68...has Polio Mutated?

Note: this is for informational purposes only. Always seek qualified professional medical care in the event of serious illnesses.

Our country is in fact in the midst of an epidemic called Entero Virus 68 and there are a few children who are dying, becoming very sick and experiencing varying degrees of paralysis. 1,466 more words