Kidney Dialysis and How it Works

When you have loss kidney function something need to be done to replace the cleansing of the blood from pollutants and to help remove fluid and that replacement is called "dialysis. At first glance, this life saving dialysis machine looks like something from Star Wars, all the tubes and meters and it kind of looks…

Neurobiology and Genetics of ADHD

Despite continued controversy, powerful new evidence regarding the biological underpinnings of ADHD have recently emerged. Repeated studies have shown the fact that controlling for confounding variables, the coefficient of heritability for ADHD is .8, or higher than that for Schizophrenia (.7), Intelligence (.5), or Breast Cancer (.3). This information is very compelling evidence for a…

Control Pain in a New and Better Way

My wife has criticized me for years about having a "one-track-mind". She says, "You get so engrossed when you're watching television that the house could fall down around you and you would not notice." She says this most often when she has called me to dinner and I have not responded. Well, It's not true!…

About Nose Piercings

Body piercing is one of the ancient ways of adding ornaments on the body, these piercings were often fitted with decorations such as rings, studs and other fittings. Among the old body piercing practices that are still popular even today are; ear, nose and belly ring piercings. In this article, we focus on nose piercing…

Top 5 Places to Travel on a Budget

Traveling on a budget is so rewarding. Who needs 5 -star hotels, elegant restaurants and expensive extras? I’ve found that my favorite vacation spots are ones close to home, right on American soil. Since I had such positive experiences, I wanted to share a few of my favorite spots with you. Even though I didn’t…

The Cost of Dental Implants

The cost of dental implants, when looked at from the point of view of what it would cost to undergo just about every other form of tooth replacement, will actually be less. In many instances, this generally comes as a surprise to most people who are not dental specialists and have not been exposed to…

Depression is a Real Mental Illness

Depression is a real mental illness that can not just be turned off. People suffering from depression can not just "get over it". Basically, depression is defined as a common mental disorder that alters the way a person functions through life. It can vary in its' severity and can be brought on by unfortunate or…

Early Orthodontic Treatment

By looking at the dental condition of your children at this stage, dentists can actually predict the dental problems they may face in the future. Enabling them to advise treatment before the problem has a chance to develop. The dental framework of children between the ages of 6-10 is still developing. This makes them much…

Oral Care During Pregnancy

Expecting mothers are at a higher risk of developing oral health problems, which can also have a negative impact on the growth of the baby. The article discusses more about dental problems during pregnancy and precautions that need to be taken. Dental problems become more severe in expectant mothers because hormonal changes make their body…

Vitamins For Menopause – Naturally!

Are vitamin for menopause treatments effective? Menopause is the transitional period in a women's life where fertility functions begin to shut down and with it come a host of symptoms which in many cases, catch people off guard. So how important are vitamins in the treatment of menopausal symptoms? The most common treatment for menopause…