Category: Health Fun Facts

Fight Cancer with Bright Colors

It’s all in the color!  The brighter the produce color is the better antioxidant it is. Blueberries (and other bright-colored berries), red cabbage, and eggplant are a few good antioxidant foods. In a study, Monica Giusti found that these produce not only stopped tumors from […] Read More …

Your Computer, Your Sleep, and Your Heart

Turn the TV/computer off and go to bed! Getting 5 hours of sleep doubles your chances of heart attack, according to a British study that tracked 10,000 people over an eight-year period. People get less sleep today than they did in the past mainly because […] Read More …

Thanksgiving: Facts, Tips, & Tricks

The Very First Thanksgiving Menu To celebrate the first successful corn harvest in 1621, a group of Pilgrims and Native Americans held a three-day festival that’s now known as the first Thanksgiving. While history regarding the menu is a bit murky, the bountiful feast definitely […] Read More …

Sugar Shortage = Movie Popcorn!

Dandelion root can be roasted and ground as a coffee substitute.  Dill seeds are so small that approximately 10,000 dill seeds would be required to make an ounce. Doctor’s believe 1 in 7 people can’t digest milk. Due to sugar shortages to make candy during […] Read More …

Fun Food Facts

Canada has more donut shops per capita than the United States. Canadians eat more Kraft Dinner (Macaroni and Cheese) per capita than any other country in the world. Canola oil is actually rapeseed oil but the name was changed in Canada for marketing reasons. Cashew […] Read More …

Wine, Blueberries, and Fries, Oh My!

Better wine can be produced by the soil being of poor quality. This is because the vines have to “work” harder. Black pepper is the most popular spice in the world. Blueberries have more antioxidants than any other fruit or vegetables. Bourbon was first made […] Read More …

The Fun Facts Keep Coming!

An egg shell can have up to 17,000 tiny pores on its surface. An egg that is fresh will sink in water, but a stale one won’t. Annually, an Australian eats 15 kg of bananas, which comes out to 27 meters of bananas. Annually, British […] Read More …

Did You Know That …

A piece of French toast that was partially eaten by Justin Timberlake sold on eBay. According to legend, tea originated in China when tea leaves accidentally blew into a pot of boiling water. According to Scandinavian traditions, if a boy and girl eat from the […] Read More …

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