The origins of benzodiazepines

Historically, there have been many accidental discoveries which have formed the basis of treatments still in use today. One example is in the origins of the class of drugs known as the benzodiazepines. These were first discovered in 1955 by a scientist called Leo Sternbach. The first benzodiazepine was chlordiazepoxide …

Pink lipstick: how to choose the right shade

Every lady loves a pink lipstick. It’s feminine, natural looking and gives the perfect finishing touch whatever the occasion. Image Credit Skin undertone There are many different shades of pink lipstick to choose from, and selecting the right shade will depend on your skin’s undertone. The best way to identify …

Looking after your teeth properly

When it comes to keeping our teeth and mouth nice and healthy it is probably one of the parts of our morning and evening routine that we end up skimping on. But in order to help prevent the effects of gum disease and a buildup of plaque on the teeth …

Illegal STI drugs being sold online

It has been revealed by an undercover BBC reporter that drugs are being sold online illegally that claim to treat sexually transmitted infections. They consist of antibiotics that are unlicensed and being advertised on various social media platforms as private and confidential treatment for those suffering with STIs. Worryingly, they …

Are artificial pitches any good for rugby?

People involved with rugby, from players and coaches at all levels to fans and spectators, have debated for some time whether or not artificial pitches could be a good thing for the sport. Certainly for the larger clubs, who are able to employ a grounds team to look after their …

First aid kit box for traveling with children

First aid kit box

Traveling with children involves going loaded with suitcases: clothes, diapers, toys, accessories … But it is common to forget something essential when traveling with children and that can get us out of more than one hurry: the first aid kit box. Getting a good kit for children allows us to …

Handmade black soap with activated charcoal

Tired of fighting with black dots and acne? You will be rescued by a unique black soap! In just a week, this miracle product will help get rid of acne. Do not believe me? Prepare a black soap with your own hands according to the recipe and enjoy the ideal …

The Various Medicinal Uses and Effects of Kratom

Kratom is a home grown leaf with restorative properties that develops from an expansive tree called Mitragyna speciosa. This tree is local to nations in Southeast Asia especially Myanmar, Malaysia and Thailand. Local people use kratom in different routes: as a stimulant, a soothing, torment reliever, pharmaceutical for looseness of …