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Showing posts with label What is hydronephrosis?. Show all posts

Salt lamps of the Himalayas: Do they really work?

Salt lamps of the Himalayas: Do they really work?
Overview The popular pink salt is no longer just for spreading during dinner or a relaxing bath. Salt lamps from the Himalayas have made their way from specialized apothecaries to decoration magazines. The lamps are made of solid salt from the Himalayas of Pakistan. They are lit from the inside with a light bulb, and the combination emits a relatively dim amber light. The appeal is not only visual. Many believe that salt lamps have health benefits by curing asthma and detoxifying a room. Lamp… ...Read more

Sweet Potatoes vs Yams: What is the difference?

Sweet Potatoes vs Yams: What is the difference?
The terms "sweet potato" and "yam" are often used interchangeably, causing much confusion. While both are vegetables from underground tubers, they are actually very different. They belong to different families of plants and are only related in a distant way. Then, why all the confusion? This article explains the key differences between sweet potatoes and yams. What are sweet potatoes? Sweet potatoes, also known by the scientific name Ipomoea batatas , are root vegetables with … ...Read more