All for Joomla The Word of Web Design

Monthly Archives: July 2017

Growing Avocado Seedlings from Seed

Growing Avocado Seedlings from Seed

Being from a tropical country, it’s no wonder that I miss some of our beautiful fruit trees. My parents have a huge avocado tree in their backyard, which was given to them as a sapling by a friend. There are avocado trees everywhere in Brazil, on the streets, in people’s backyards. You can eat avocados […]

Allergies and Asthma

Asthma

At the lung level, an “asthma attack” occurs with the flow of eosinophils (a type of white blood cell) to the site of inflammation. When a person has an allergic reaction, there is an overflow of eosinophils to the lungs, which causes mucus cell hyperplasia (swelling). The excess mucus blocks the alveoli (Figure 1), thus […]

Is New Zealand blackcurrant a new ergogenic aid in sport?

Is New Zealand blackcurrant a new ergogenic aid in sport? The daily consumption of fruit and vegetables in appropriate amounts will provide health benefits. Fruit and vegetables are multi-ingredient foods with the anthocyanin content potentially linked to the health benefits due to its known anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidant activity. Anthocyanins are responsible for the colours in […]