Traditional Healing Practices – Implications for Healthcare

According to the 2011 census, India is inhabited by 104 million people classified as tribals (i.e., ~8.6% of the country’s population) belonging to over 550 tribal communities and approximately 277 ethnic groups. Tribal communities have totally submitted themselves to the forest setting and as a result of living so close to nature have, over the…

Vitamin B1 and Its Importance to Mental Health

Vitamin B1 also called as thiamine is one of the eight vitamins that make up the powerful group called as the Vitamin B complex. Like all of the B vitamins this nutrient plays a great role in the good health of the body as well as a sound mental health. Proper care and caution should…

Soil Lab Testing: An Overview

Soil lab testingis the process of testing soil quality using laboratory equipment such as gas chromatographs and purge and trap autosamplers. Soil analysis is performed for various reasons, and falls into two categories: Diagnostic– Analysis performed to identify a problem. Predictive– Analysis performed to check soil quality. Below are five of the most common reasons…

What Causes Yeast Infection and How to Cure It!

Finding yourself with a yeast problem for the first time can be a caring and annoying experience, but when you understand the cause of your yeast infection and the treatment available you will feel the situation is much easier to handle. Bare in mind that yeast infections are extremely common in both men and women…

3 Super Effective Breathing Techniques For Anxiety

One of the most effective remedies for dealing with anxiety is through regulating someone's breathing. Studies have shown that certain breathing techniques are helpful for both short-term and long-term mitigation of anxiety. Basically, regulated breathing causes the release of endorphins in the body. Endorphins are hormones which make a person feel calm, relaxed and peaceful.…

New Successful Treatments for Depression Disorders

Ketamine, known as Special K on the streets, has become a surprise weapon in the war against depression. Pharmaceutical companies are racing to develop drugs that improve upon it, or can be paired with it. NeuroRx has made progress with its drug, Cyclurad which, when paired with ketamine, has the potential to treat bipolar depression…

Causes of Dental Implant Failure

Statistics have shown that risk of dental implant failure is about five percent for lower jaw implants and ten percent for upper jaw implants. But one of the most confusing aspects of dental implant failure is that in one person having multiple implants, sometimes all but one of the implants will be successful. There has…

4 Deep Breathing Exercises to Reduce Anxiety

As human animals, we tend to make things harder than they have to be. Our big brains often get us in hot water when we take shortcuts and ignore what is most important to us. Take for example the recent rise in disabling mental illness in the US At last count, over 40 million American…

Diabetes Treatment and Guidelines

Okay, so assuming you finally know your Diabetes status, assuming it turns out to be positive, how should you go about treating it? What is the best course of action open to you? What would treatment involve and what would you need to do or refrain from doing to ensure that treatment is successful? All…

Copy Xbox 360 Games – Why Its Important!

Is it legal to copy Xbox 360 games? US law protects a persons right to copy media for backup purposes. So WHY backup discs and DVDs? GAME DISCS AND DVDs DO NOT LAST FOREVER It's a simple fact that DVDs, including movies and video game discs, deteriorate over time. DAMAGE OR LOSS Most long-time gamers…

Poly Arthritis – The Misconception Of This Title

This is a type of arthritis that affects more than five joints. Normal arthritis can be just in one joint, whereas oligoarthritis is inflammation in two, three or four joints. My husband thought that poly arthritis was arthritis in cats! For this reason I would like to put the record straight. As we know, there…

Stop – You Might Be Feeding Your Kids to Death!

Latest Research On Fat and Obesity According to a report in USNews posted on April 16, 2010, obesity is starting at a younger age and lasting longer in America. The report appeared in the April issue of the International Journal of Obesity. According to the researchers of the report, the obesity epidemic may be cutting…