Houseplants like mums, peace lilies and aloe vera serve as effective air purifiers, absorbing dangerous indoor gases through leaves and roots.

Having multiple strains of live bacteria thriving in your gut might sound like a bad thing. However, probiotics are good for you and may have a major impact on your health and well-being.

While rules of healthy eating still apply — like avoiding processed foods and sugar-laden snacks — bananas, chicken soup and yogurt are foods to eat when sick.