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A Few Good Bugs: The Surprising Health Benefits of Bacteria
ago, before the sun came up and my daughter started stirring in her crib, I locked myself in the bathroom with some latex gloves and two long-handled swabs. One of the swabs I rubbed all over the inside of my unbrushed, decidedly unminty mouth
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Secret Superfood: Beets
you permanently stained in blood-red beet juice. One easy way is to just use a pair of latex gloves or a clean pair of tight-fitting dish-washing gloves when handling beets. Another favorite method of mine is to simply peel and cut the beets
One Woman Takes a Brave Stand Against Factory Farming
Lynn is clambering down into a ditch where oily brown water is flowing out of a pipe and into a creek. She's wearing latex gloves and holding a plastic bottle. She fills the bottle with the brownish liquid, which she'll take to the sewage treatment
Lisa Goes Inside Dr. Oz's Operating Room
jolted back to reality. "Get some gloves on," says the good doctor. I stare ..... Can someone help Lisa get gloves on, please?" Oz says, as he examines ..... seconds later, my hands are encased in latex and Dr. Oz is placing pieces of calcium
Are You Allergic to the Holidays?
cause skin rashes. Interestingly, this is similar to a latex sensitivity (Brazilian rubber trees and pointsettas are ..... plant family), so if you're allergic to condoms, wear gloves when carrying pointsettas and wash your hands immediately
Reinvent Your Ponytail
loses all cutesy connotations when it's wrapped with black latex tape. At Michael Kors, hairstylist Orlando Pita prepped ..... regular elastic band, he wrapped adhesive-free black latex tape around the base for a sleek effect that also prevents
Are You Ready for a Birth Control Makeover?
commitment birth control. Why: Latex rubber condoms are the best line of ..... the rise. An allergic reaction to latex can cause severe reactions, so women ..... for polyurethane plastic. However, latex allergies only affect about six in
Count Sheep, Not Harmful Synthetics: How to Find an Eco-Friendly Mattress
solid-foam mattress, you can opt for latex made from the milky sap of rubber ..... cotton, and 100 percent natural rubber latex in a facility where no one is allowed ..... replaced some of the usual synthetic latex with soy. And after careful research
5 Plants with Unexpected Healing Properties
a burn, a sting or an infection, the Amazonian tree sap known as dragon’s blood (for its blood-red color and latex -like consistency) may just bring the relief you need. Watch as Chris Kilham explains why dragon's blood is world
Make Your Sex Life More Sustainable
material growing it is not a problem. But a lot of people have latex allergies act like advantages in the afternoon so what do ..... fanned it. Really I mean it's asked then as the thinnest latex condom great in terms of pressure. But. It's not and
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