Water: The Body’s Essential Nutrient

Water: The Body’s Essential Nutrient

Why is water the body’s essential nutrient? Water delivers to each cell the exact ingredients the cell requires and carries away the end or elimination products of its life-sustaining reactions. Therefore, bodily fluids serve as the transport vehicle for all the nutrients and wastes. Without water, cells, tissues, and organs die quickly. Simply put, body functions […]

Denver Botanic Gardens Merges Death and Life

Denver Botanic Gardens Merges Death and Life

Denver Botanic Gardens inherited a plant that scientifically is titled as a “giant deformed penis.” The Greek name for it, Amorphophallus titanum, was given during the time when plants were labeled for the body parts they resembled because each was thought to heal whatever anatomical portion it looked like. This was especially a popular idea […]

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