Category Archives: Family

Breastfeeding ‘cuts mother’s breast cancer risk’

When it comes to feeding babies, the old adage ‘breast is best’ certainly holds true, for a new study has found that it cuts the mother’s risk of developing breast cancer.Researchers at the World Cancer Research Fund have concluded that mothers should breastfeed for six months after giving birth to a child to cut their risk of breast cancer, ‘The Daily Telegraph’ reported on Monday. Continue reading

HOW TO BEAUTIFY AND PRESERVE THE HAIR

1. To Beautify the Hair.—Keep the head clean, the pores of the skin open, and the whole circulatory system in a healthy condition, and you will have no need of bear’s grease (alias hog’s lard). Where there is a tendency in the hair to fall off on account of the weakness or sluggishness of the circulation, or an unhealthy state of the skin,cold water and friction with a tolerably stiff brush are probably the best remedial agents. Continue reading

The Advantages of Wedlock.

‘Tis sweet to hear the watch-dog’s honest bark,Bay deep-mouthed welcome as we draw near home ‘Tis sweet to know there is an eye will mark Our coming, and look brighter when we come.BYRON, DON JUAN.(1). Marriage is the natural state of man and woman. Matrimony greatly contributes to the wealth and health of man.2. Circumstances may compel a man not to select a companion until late in life. Many may have parents or relatives, dependent brothers and sisters to care for, yet family ties are cultivated; notwithstanding the home is without a wife.

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History of Marriage,A Wedding Party

1. "It is not good for man to be alone," was the Divine judgment, and so God created for him an helpmate; therefore sex is as Divine as the soul.2. Polygamy.—Polygamy has existed in all age is and always has been the result of moral degradation and wantonness.3. The Garden of Eden.—The Garden of Eden was no harem. Primeval nature knew no community of love; there was only the union of two souls, and the twain were made one flesh. If God had intended man to be a polygamist he would have created for him two or more wives; but he only created one wife for the first man. He also directed Noah to take into the ark two of each sort—a male and female—another evidence that God believed in pairs only. Continue reading

How to Keep the Bloom and Grace of Youth ?

THE SECRET OF ITS PRESERVATION.The question most often asked by women is regarding the art of retaining, with advancing years, the bloom and grace of youth. This secret is not learned through the analysis of chemical compounds, but by a thorough study of nature’s laws peculiar to their sex. It is useless for women with wrinkled faces, dimmed eyes and blemished skins to seek for external applications of beautifying balms and lotions to bring the glow of life and health into the face, and yet there are truths, simple yet wonderful, whereby the bloom of early life can be restored and retained, as should be the heritage of all God’s children, sending the light of beauty into every woman’s face. The secret:

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