Tag: health and beauty

Sep 12

Do Cell Phones Cause Cancer in Humans?

A recent report by the World Health Organization states that “The electromagnetic fields produced by mobile phones are classified by the International Agency for Research on Cancer as possibly carcinogenic to humans.” Considering the ubiquitous nature of cell phones worldwide, perhaps reading the full body of the report should be of interest to many. 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 ...

Sep 02

Extending Razor Blade Life

Extending Razor Blade Life

Razor blades are getting more and more expensive all the time. Every time they add yet another blade or a new blade suspension system or a new type of lubricating strip, the price of a pack of razors seems to go up significantly. Some one has to pay all those shaving technology scientists and engineers. Are frugal living and being clean shaven mutually exclusive goals? 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 ...

Aug 28

Bald is Beautiful (and frugal)

Have you ever wondered why men without a lot of hair are always smiling and looking so great and that they always seem to have lots of money?   It is for the same reason that Yul Brynner (especially in The Magnificent Seven and also Westworld) looked so so darn cool; the answer, my friend, is baldness! Continue reading ...