The 5 Biggest Problems in the UK

The 5 Biggest Problems in the UK

The General Election is coming soon and the UK is getting ready to vote. Here is a list of the main topics of political debate here: 1) Health The UK runs a public health service called the NHS (National Health Service). This means that anybody who needs medical...
How to make white rice healthier

How to make white rice healthier

White rice has a lot of calories. Scientists in Sri Lanka have discovered a technique that reduces the calories by 60%. This could help people lose weight. The method is to boil the rice with one teaspoon of coconut oil. You then let it cool and put it in the...
Can Cannabis Cure Cancer?

Can Cannabis Cure Cancer?

There are lots of reports online that cannabis oil cures cancer. Cannabis has been used for years as a way to relax patients and ease pain. But could it also cure them completely? A video from the BBC shows that some people who have cancer have recovered from the...
Facebook removes “feeling fat” status option

Facebook removes “feeling fat” status option

Facebook has removed the “feeling fat” option for statuses. An online campaign on change.org received 17,000 signatures asking for the option to be removed. The campaign said that “fat” was not a feeling. It said that this could be offensive to...

The best time to go to bed is 10pm

An expert in sleep says that the best time to go to bed is 10pm at night. We should then wake up at 6am. Shawn Stevenson is an expert in health and nutrition who has studied human sleeping patterns. He believes 10pm is the best bedtime because this is when the sun...