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tag: mistletoe

Could Mistletoe Help Heal Cancer?

According to ScienceDaily, Nov. 30, 2012, it seems that the age old traditional Christmas decoration, Mistletoe, has the potential to play a vital role as an alternative therapy for sufferers of colon…

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New Species of Mistletoe Discovered

A species of tropical mistletoe has been discovered near Mount Mabu in Mozambique. Colin Congdon, an African butterfly researcher was the first to notice it. Helixanthera schizocalyx is found on stunt…

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4 Potentially Dangerous Holiday Decorations

This time of year, many people start looking for holiday decorating ideas that are more natural and eco-friendly. Using plants from the garden or forest to decorate your home provides a natural ho…

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DIY: Holiday Garland-Wrapped Chandelier

Here's a project to get you in the mood for the holidays. An easy-to-replicate idea spotted on Underbaraclara: a mistletoe-decked chandelier inspired by the simple holiday decor of Scandinavia. All th…

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Generally speaking, people worldwide and especially in North America don't know how to choose the ri…

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that's a very hot oven for a few tomato slices - wonder how they'd go in the sandwich toaster?