Entries by foodwithoutfire

Chow Line: Why can’t I lick the spoon? | Lifestyle

Is it true that you can you can get sick from ingesting uncooked flour? While many people are well aware of the warnings against eating foods with raw eggs for fear of contracting salmonella or other food-borne illnesses, fewer people are aware of the dangers of eating uncooked flour. It, too, can cause a mean […]

How to Plant Olive Trees

Olive oil. This is probably the healthiest oil of all. Aside from being the most recommended oil in the Mediterranean Diet, this is proven to be very rich in omega-3 fatty acids. Although it is a lot more expensive than most types of oil, this is the ultimate choice for healthy living because it helps […]

This Vegan Blogger Developed Orthorexia After Trying to Treat a Yeast Infection With a Raw Diet

Among vagina-related health issues, yeast infections are up there among the most annoying. Often they can be treated with one of a number of over-the-counter options, which doctors may recommend for uncomplicated yeast infections. What’s definitely not recommended as a treatment: orthorexia, or an obsession with healthy eating. While seeking to treat a chronic yeast […]

Diagnosis – Do You Need a Second Opinion?

After being diagnosed with cancer (or any serious illness), it may at first come as a big shock to the system, and even something that maybe hard to digest at first. What if the diagnosis is wrong? Could be one of the first questions that comes to mind, and something that must be clarified to […]

Eating Disorder Orthorexia Trigger Yeast Infection

The Raw till 4 diet is essentially what it sounds like — those on the diet eat only raw fruits and vegetables until 4 o’clock at night, when they add in some cooked carbohydrates. Because they’re only eating fruits and vegetables and very little protein, those on this diet aim to eat about 2,500 calories […]

Home Remedies For Acne

Pimples are one of the most common problems faced by a teenager or a young adult. They appear on cheeks, forehead, and nose, and completely destroy the looks. The acne and pimples occur due to the inflammation of skin, but they can be treated. Here are some of the most effective home remedies to treat […]

How to Paint Laminate Countertops – 4 Easy Steps

We are often asked how to paint an existing laminate countertop, and if it is even possible. Yes, you can paint countertops, but you need to prepare the countertop surface carefully beforehand with special primer. Here's how. (1) Wash the countertop with some ammonia-based cleaner or some warm ammonia diluted with water. Get it as […]