There are some great health highlights this week in Healthy and Green Living: migraine triggers, aging well, kooky spa treatments, and more. Also, we’re in our third week of Earth day coverage and have some great additions, including an Earth Day haiku contest, a tribute to hedgehogs, and the healing powers of flowers. Plus, we have a super cute cat video. Enjoy!
15 Medical Tests Every Woman Should Have
One that you may not have thought about: a thyroid test.
Top 10 Migraine Triggers
You might want to think twice about that coffee if you’re a migraine sufferer.
5 Secrets to Aging Well
These tips are helpful for a happier life at any age.
10 Super Strange Spa Treatments
Would you let snakes slither up and down your back to relieve tension?
10 Surprising Reasons to Drink More Water
Researchers estimate that 75 percent of America is chronically dehydrated. Find out why water is so crucial.
Why Are Allergies Increasing?
Asthma rates in children under the age of five have risen more than 160 percent from 1980-1994. Find out why.
Why You Should Have a Drink, Skip the Smoke
Red wine in moderation may decrease your risk of stroke, but stay clear of the cigarettes.
5 Strange Food Inventions You’ve Never Heard Of
Behold the 3D food printer. Got any edible ink cartridges?
Hedgehogs Help Heal the Earth
You’ll never look at hedgehogs the same after reading this post!
Sashimi From Scientific Whales
What happens to a restaurant that tries to illegally sell raw whale meat?
Have a great weekend and stay tuned for more great stories brought to you by the Healthy and Green Living team!