Category Archive: Health and Beauty

Aug 06

REVIEW Oral B 4000 SmartSeries Professional Care Electric ToothBrush

Oral-B 4000 ProfessionalCare SmartSeries Electric Toothbrush

The Oral B 4000 SmartSeries Electric Toothbrush is part of the Professional Care line by Braun. Here we review the features, quality, and value of the Oral B 4000. Is it a recommended product according to froogalism standards? Read on to find out. Continue reading ...

Jun 28

The Best Drinking Water is (almost) Free

I am rather fascinated by the love many have for bottled drinking water. Apparently we drink about 200 billion bottles of drinking water annually worldwide, and this number is growing at a strong rate each and every year. Research, however, underscores the utter wastefulness of this practice. Drinking bottled water just does not make sense for a number of reasons. Continue reading ...

Feb 15

REVIEW Non-Stick Cookware and Your Health

There seems to be growing evidence that non-stick cookware may not be good for you and your children. One chemical used to make non-stick cookware, perfluorooctanoic acid and its salts (PFOA), has been determined a ‘likely carcinogen’ – that is, it is likely to cause cancer. Other research shows that it may also raise bad cholesterol (low-density lipoprotein) levels in children. Continue reading ...

Sep 26

REVIEW Prevention Magazine’s Nutrition Advisor

Sometimes a book comes along that just proves itself worthy. These are the types of books that earn a prominent placement on my bookshelf (or in my kitchen) because I use them time and time again. Most everything else I can get at the public library.

Of course, book selection is an entirely personal matter. If you enjoy a particular book a lot and use it regularly Continue reading ...

Aug 31

REVIEW Braun Oral-B Vitality Precision Clean Electric Toothbrush

There’s brushing, and then there’s brushing. Brushing is the good one. Proper brushing removes stuff from your teeth that, if not regularly removed, can eventually lead to things like plaque build up to gingivitis and eventually even to things like pyorrhea. Pyorrhea is one of the most horrible things that I have ever seen. Proper brushing is an important part of your oral health regime Continue reading ...