What is a carcinogen? What are the carcinogenic elements?

what is a carcinogen

So what is a carcinogen? According to Wikipedia, a carcinogen is defined below. A carcinogen is any substance, radionuclide, or radiation that promotes carcinogenesis, the formation of cancer. This may be due to the ability to damage the genome or to the disruption of cellular metabolic processes. Several radioactive substances are considered carcinogens, but their carcinogenic activity is attributed to the radiation, for example gamma rays and alpha particles, […]

The benefits of tea and types of tea. Why you should drink more tea.

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What are the benefits of tea? Many cultures have enjoyed drinking tea for centuries. When you think of tea, you can relate to Chinese people drinking lots of tea in their diet, England’s afternoon tea time, Japan’s ritual tea ceremony, the finest Ceylon tea from Sri Lanka, and so forth. How the tea is originated […]

What Is Organic Food vs Non-Organic Food in Grocery Stores?

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What Is Organic Food? The organic food must be grown without the use of the utilization of synthetic or man-made fertilizers, pesticides, livestock feed additives, antibiotics, growth hormones, ionizing radiation, sewage-sludge based fertilizers and genetically modified organism (GMO). The guidelines or standards vary from country to country, for example, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), […]

What is GMO VS NON-GMO food and which is better for you?

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GMO stands for  Genetically Modified Organism. It is the laboratory processes to alter their genetic materials (DNA) to improve their natural performance or characteristics. Non-GMO is the opposite of GMO. It remains in their natural form, free from any genetically engineered processes. They are organic, natural, and of a higher quality.   What are the […]