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Myopia epidemic: 5 prevention tips

family history. 2- Exposure to daylight The current epidemic of myopia is also explained by lack of exposure to natural light. Indeed, natural sunlight acts on our brain and boosts the secretion of serotonin. Now, this neurotransmitter slows down the elongation of the eye and has a preventive ...

22
Feb
2022

The nutmeg tree: the tree that gives the nutmeg

in the West Indies and Grenada. This tree appreciates a moist and porous soil. It accepts a location near the sea but must be protected from direct sunlight. The fruit is picked when ripe, when the fruit opens and reveals its stone surrounded by its bright red aril. The stone is covered by ...

24
Apr
2015

Garden: 5 Grandma's recipes that work

under certain conditions. Be careful to choose your black soap carefully, which should be pure and liquid. Also be sure to never use it in direct sunlight to avoid burning the plants. The procedure is to dilute 3 tablespoons of black soap in a liter of warm water and let this insecticidal mix ...

13
Aug
2021

Garden: 5 good reasons to plant sunflowers

troduce children to gardening and introduce them to heliotropism. Indeed, before the flower opens, the plant moves to follow the sun and get maximum sunlight throughout the day. It faces east in the early morning and then gradually pivots to the west until evening. 2- There are many varieties I ...

24
Sep
2021

Christmas tree: 5 tips to keep your tree green

here the Christmas tree is located by a few degrees. Other little common sense tips, avoid installing it : - behind a bay window where direct sunlight could dry it out - in high-traffic areas where the tree may be regularly jostled. 2- Choose the right variety The choice of tree is ...

22
Dec
2021

Christmas: 5 plants to offer for the holidays

great gift idea to start the new year off right! It also has the advantage of being an easy-going houseplant, provided it is not placed in direct sunlight or near a heat source that would make the atmosphere too dry. 4- Pachira for good fortune If you want to wish happiness and prosperity fo ...

29
Dec
2021

Digital Sobriety: how to reduce the environmental impact of your devices?

- removing dust from the ventilation inlets of your computer - Avoiding overheating by making sure you never leave your equipment in direct sunlight, on your lap or on a blanket - do not leave a device on charge overnight - protect the system with a regularly updated antivirus an ...

23
June
2022