New research shows that small proteins called defensins, which are active in the immune system, neutralise toxins released by bacteria.
The Delhi High Court Wednesday pulled up the city's civic agencies for "pumping toxins" in the blood of people in the national capital by letting "black drains" merge into the Yamuna river.
Scientists recently unveiled a device called 'bio-spleen,' which uses a magnet to cleanse the blood by bacteria, fungi and toxins.
Some people slather and even inject creams containing mercury onto or under their skin to lighten it, putting themselves and others at risk for serious health problems, scientists say.
Residents of Toledo, Ohio will learn Sunday when they can drink tap water again after officials warned that the water supply was polluted with toxins likely released by algae blooms.
A new study has revealed that common type of ocean bacteria is natural source of producing compounds, which are nearly identical to man-made toxic fire retardants.
Believe it or not! Your saliva can rescue you from powerful toxins present in tea, coffee and liquid smoke flavouring.
Scientists have revealed that even having only "one too many" glasses of wine can cause significant harm to the body.
With the festival season, one needs to take special care of their body and skin.
Here are some tips that will help you detoxify yourself this season.
Actor Brad Pitt is so concerned about the environment that he has reportedly stopped using soap because of the toxins used in it.
A "nanosponge" invented by engineers at the University of California, San Diego can safely remove a broad class of dangerous toxins from the bloodstream - including toxins produced by MRSA, E. coli, poisonous snakes and bees.
The study found that mixing the dispersant with oil increased toxicity of the mixture up to 52-fold over the oil alone.
An environmental group has singled out Apples as being the biggest carrier of insecticides.
Water aids every bodily system. It moisturises your skin from the inside out, helping to flush away toxins and maintain a youthful appearance.
A researcher is studying materials that use light or darkness to purify air filled with toxins that are harmful to human health and the environment.
DRINK WATER TO STAY FIT!
Drink around 1.5 to 2 liters of water every day. This will ensure the kidneys stay healthy and help prevent urinary infections.
Sticking to vegetables for five days a week can reduce body`s amount of antibiotics and phthalates.
FLUSH AWAY YOUR TOXINS!
FLUSH OF TOXINS WITH WATER!
Drink around 1.5 to 2 liters of water every day to flush of toxins from your body. It also ensures that the kidneys stay healthy and help prevent urinary infections.
Water flushes out the toxins from the body and helps in curing skin ailments. An average man needs 2.9 liters, or about 12 cups of water, a day and woman needs about 2.2 liters.
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