Tag Archives: Green

Green tea compound could help in the battle against super bugs

Antibiotic resistant bacteria are one of the biggest threats to global health. As researchers scramble to find solutions, a recent study concludes that a compound found in green tea might boost existing drugs. A recent study investigated epigallocatechin, which is a compound in green tea. Antibiotics have proven essential for treating bacterial infections since doctors… Read More »

Does Green Tea Help With Weight Loss?

According to researchers, green tea could reduce weight gain and help in fighting obesity. Obese mice that ate a high-fat diet along with the green tea compound EGCG (Epigallocatechin-3-gallate) gained weight significantly more slowly compared to a control group of mice which didn’t get the green tea supplement. 2 groups of mice were fed a… Read More »

Higher Education the Green Way: Eco Tips for College Living

Every year, incoming and returning college students arrive on campus with trucks and moving vans laden with furniture, electronics, bedding, and every other “necessity” for university life. The problem with this system is that for many young people, college is the first experience they will get in real-world experience. And while university websites and back-to-school… Read More »

LeapFrog LeapStart LeapStart Interactive Learning System, Green

LeapStart is an interactive learning system that gets kids excited about counting, learning to read, problem solving and more through fun, replayable activities. The magic behind LeapStart is a stylus that reads invisible dots on every page, triggering questions, challenges, songs, jokes and more. The grow-with-me stylus is comfortable for kids of all ages and… Read More »