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Thermal paper cash register receipts account for high bisphenol A (BPA) levels  in humans

Thermal paper cash register receipts account for high bisphenol A (BPA) levels in humans

Bisphenol A (BPA) is a chemical that is used in a variety of consumer products, such as water bottles, dental composites and resins used to line metal food and beverage containers, and also is used in thermal paper cash register receipts. Now, research conducted at the University of Missouri is providing the first data that BPA from thermal paper used in cash register receipts accounts for high levels of BPA in humans. Subjects studied showed a rapid increase of BPA in their blood after using a skin care product and then touching a store receipt with BPA Continue reading

Cannabis ‘pharma factory’ discovered

Cannabis ‘pharma factory’ discovered

ScienceDaily (July 16, 2012) — U of S researchers have discovered the chemical pathway that Cannabis sativa uses to create bioactive compounds called cannabinoids, paving the way for the development of marijuana varieties to produce pharmaceuticals or cannabinoid-free industrial hemp. Continue reading

Cannabis ‘pharma factory’ discovered

Cannabis ‘pharma factory’ discovered

ScienceDaily (July 16, 2012) — U of S researchers have discovered the chemical pathway that Cannabis sativa uses to create bioactive compounds called cannabinoids, paving the way for the development of marijuana varieties to produce pharmaceuticals or cannabinoid-free industrial hemp. The research appears online in the July 16 early edition of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) Continue reading

Nano rescues skin: Shrimp shell nanotech for wound healing and anti-aging face cream

Nano rescues skin: Shrimp shell nanotech for wound healing and anti-aging face cream

ScienceDaily (Mar. 16, 2012) — Nanoparticles containing chitosan have been shown to have effective antimicrobial activity against Staphylococcus saprophyticus and Escherichia coli . Continue reading

Skin Care Is More Than Just Vanity

Skin Care Is More Than Just Vanity

Skin Care Is More Than Just VanitySome people are more fortunate than others when it comes to how good their skin looks but how they achieve this is not a secret… Continue reading

A novel and potent antioxidant found in tomato plants, initial results suggest

A novel and potent antioxidant found in tomato plants, initial results suggest

ScienceDaily (July 22, 2011) — A team of researchers from the Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology (IBMCP) -a joint centre of the Universitat Politècnica de València and CSIC, the Spanish National Research Council- have identified a novel and potent natural antioxidant occurring in tomato plants. It is a phenolic substance that is synthesised by the tomato plant when it is subjected to biotic stress. Continue reading

Better Skin Care Methods to be Younger

Better Skin Care Methods to be Younger

Sometimes we just need a little pampering. In the day to day mull of things we tend to forget about the little details in our lives such as proper diet, exercise, sleep and even skin… Continue reading

Winter Skin Care – Protecting Your Skin Against The Cold Weather

Winter Skin Care – Protecting Your Skin Against The Cold Weather

It is a common fact that excessive sun exposure can be damaging to your skin. However, cold weather can take its toll on your skin, too, especially if you have sensitive or dry skin. The… Continue reading

Basic Skin Care Type That Everybody Should Know About

Basic Skin Care Type That Everybody Should Know About

With the thousands of skin care products clogging the market, choosing one that is appropriate for you can be mighty frustrating. With different ingredients and formulas, one can never know for sure what kind of… Continue reading

Skin Care Products Best Fit for you

Skin Care Products Best Fit for you

Before choosing a skin care product it is important that you should know the ingredients of skin care products and benefits of these ingredients to skin care.

Therapy systems always describe details about ingredients of… Continue reading