Jesse Alvarado

Jesse Alvarado

Jesse is a graduate of the Creative Advertising program at Seneca College. Coupled with his great passion for writing, Jesse is a strong believer of "With great power, comes great responsibility". He is enthusiastic about sharing knowledge that can help people lead long and healthy lives.
Jesse Alvarado
139 posts by Jesse

Did you know that owning a cat comes with its own health benefits? According to Centers for Disease Control Prevention, feline companions can provide their owners with more than just emotional support. Your cat might actually be contributing to your physical health. The secret of healing lies in your feline’s…

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Mosquito’s have always been a pest, but what is even more alarming is the amount of potentially deadly diseases they carry. From malaria to West Nile, and now the Zika virus. With all these dangers around us, big companies have taken advantage and started to heavily push their mosquito repellents, and…

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If you walk into any supermarket or pharmacy, you’ll find dozens of different creams, scrubs, masks, etc that are made to help heal dry skin. Dry skin is a sad reality for many people – especially during the colder months – and they turn to these products to soothe their…

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The benefits of turmeric are well documented. It is one of the best ways of fighting inflammation and preventing disease and illness that have been linked to inflammation. But there is evidence now that it even has the power to prevent Type-2 diabetes in people who are severely at risk…

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Juicing has become a popular new trend with many people, especially younger folks, but it’s beneficial for everyone! It’s a great way to get the nutrients of many different fruits and vegetables all at once – not to mention it tastes great. There are even plenty of stores that only…

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I love my cast iron pan. Ever since I found out just how bad those other conventional non-stick pans are, I’ve switched them all out for a cast iron set. So when I heard I can make whole meals just using ONE cast iron pan, I knew I had to…

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I love a good salad. They’re easy to make and if you use really great ingredients, it’s hard for you to go wrong. There are a few ways people can get lost on the path to a great salad, whether it’s a really calorie dense dressing, or some not so…

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The benefits of reflexology on humans has been well established, and people practice it on themselves regularly. But recently, I’ve learned that people are using this practice on their pets, specifically on their dogs! At first I was a little skeptical on the idea, but after looking into it I…

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In our society, people are encouraged to use doctor prescribed medication to cure them or treat symptoms of the disease. Thanks to modern medicine, we have made advances towards keeping people healthier and help them live longer. But even life-saving medications such as antibiotics can come with risks, especially for…

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Everyday, our environment is polluted with toxins – in the ground, our water, and our air. One of the biggest sources of this pollution is none other than everyday household cleaners that can be found in every home across America. Fight it by making your own natural glass cleaner! On…

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