Health benefits of garlic that you need to know include:
Purifies the blood.
With garlic, you can easily tackle the root cause of acne by purifying your blood from inside to get a healthier skin on the outside.
Garlic is an Anti-bacterial and Anti-parasitic plant.
It is used as an anti-biotic to treat bacterial, fungal and parasitic infections.
Diluted garlic extract also helps children with tapeworm infections.
Garlic lowers cholesterol levels.
Helps control Diabetes.
The deadliness of diabetes is as a result of its numerus side effects.
Diabetes can harm the Kidney, inhibit nervous system functions, cause heart disorders.
It can even lead to poor eye sight.
Fundraiser for Baby Ayah Hits Target.
Fundraiser for baby Ayah hits target of 240 Million.
The 18-month old Ayah suffers from a spinal muscular atrophy.
The genetic disease found in one in 10000 children born worldwide.
At the age of 9 months her parents noticed that Ayah was unable to raise her head when lying down.
She couldn’t sit on her own or clap, all these she had previously done with ease.
When word went round that she needed the world’s most expensive drug to save her life, well-wishers came together to raise funds.
They came from both Kenya and abroad.
As of April this year, a total of KSh146 Million had been raised.
This was more than half of the figure needed for her drug.
As at now, the targeted 240 Million has been reached, thanks to the clarion call that railed everyone to baby Ayah’s support.
The family was full of gratitude for the media houses that were at the forefront in fighting for little Ayah.
The little girl will be on treatment called Zolgensma which goes for 230 Million.
This is the world’s most expensive drug.
Are You Looking for the Easiest Way to Know When You Are Most Fertile? Here’s How to Calculate the Ovulation Cycle Correctly.
Calculating the ovulation cycle isn’t as easy for every female as it may look like.
This article describes how to calculate the fertile window correctly and easily.
Ovulation is the release of an egg from a female’s ovary.
After release, the egg moves to the fallopian tube where it stays for 24hours or more.
Pregnancy occurs when a sperm travels to the fallopian tube and fertilizes the egg during this time.
If the egg isn’t fertilized, it moves to the uterus, breaks down and leaves the body in form of blood.
This is known as menstruation.
Females are most fertile within the first two days of ovulation.
However, it’s important to note that it’s possible to get pregnant in the days leading up to ovulation as sperms can survive for several days in the female body.
The days of the menstrual cycle are when a woman is least likely to get pregnant.
This is called the “safe period” or the “safe days”
Signs of Ovulation.
Tacking your ovulation days assists you to know the exact day you ovulate every month.
1.Mild cramps on the lower abdomen
2.Wetter, clearer and more slippery vaginal discharge
3Slight increase in basal body temperature
4.Higher sex drive
Signs like body temperature will continue to change after ovulation has occurred.
For this reason, the factor shouldn’t be used to predict the fertile window.
It’s also important to note that the ovulation time may change depending on different factors.
Ovulation takes place around 14 days before a person expects to have their next period.
This is if their cycle is 28 days.
Most people ovulate between days 11 and 21 of their cycle.
The first day of their last menstrual period id their day 1 of the cycle.
The cycle around ovulation is the fertile window.
At this time, chance of getting pregnant is very high.
The below table summarizes a typical menstrual cycle and how fertile a person is likely to be at each stage.
1-7 days: this is the least fertile stage of your cycle
8-9 days: here it’s possible to conceive (post-menstruation stage)
10-14 days: Most fertile stage
15-16 days: Possible to conceive (post-ovulation stage)
17-28 days: Thickening of uterine lining, less fertile, unlikely to conceive.
Benefits of Rice Water to The Hair That You Need to Know.
What is Rice Water?
Rice water is the starchy water left over after rice is cooked or left to soak.
Rice water contains vitamins and minerals which include: amino acids, B vitamins, vitamin E, Minerals and Antioxidants.
In this article, I give you a list of benefits of rice water which can help make your hair look healthier.
Benefits of Rice water to the hair include:
Detangles the hair
Makes Hair Smoother
Increases hair shininess
Makes Hair Stronger
Helps Hair to glow
How Rice Water Promotes Hair Growth
Rice water is great if you want to reduce hair fall and aid in growth.
The Amino Acids present in it helps in the regeneration of hair and aid foster growth of your hair.
How rice water protects hair from damage
It helps protect the hair from damage by decreasing surface friction an improves elasticity.
The inositol in it remains in your hair even after rinsing it off and shields your hair from damage.
Ways of Making Rice Water.
Here you soak rice in cold water for a few minutes.
Remove the rice and put the water in a can.
Wash your hair with it
After washing rice, put the water in a can.
Ferment for three days.
Fermented rice water enhances the existing vitamins and nutrients levels of plain rice water.
This increases its benefits. This water is anti-dandruff, anti-itch, anti-fall, and helps to control oils on the scalp.