Why Doctors Prescribe Gastric Bypass Surgery

One weight loss solution that is rapidly growing in popularity across the world is gastric bypass surgery, also known as bariatric surgery or weight loss surgery. This type of surgery is an invasive procedure that reduces the capacity of the stomach and allows food to bypass some of the small intestine. The result is that…

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…

Ghosts Of Black Rock

“You can’t depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus” Mark Twain Black Rock is located at the northern tip of the Oquirrh Mountains where the range ends abruptly at the southern shore of the Great Salt Lake. This is a very historical place and it is an absolute shame that it…

Relieving Arthritis Pain Safely and Naturally

A lot of the factors causing arthritis occur naturally. For instance, the most common cause, aging, leads to glucosamine depletion in one of joints which hampers the normal production and health of cartilage that could lead to osteoarthritis. Another factor is one's weight. Obesity could result in some arthritic conditions on weight-bearing joints. Another form…

How To Keep Your Skin Healthy – Men's Fashion Tips

Ever wondered why a woman's bathroom cabinet is spilling over with a zillion lotions and potions and gels and tubes and jars, all containing colorful magic substances and having names that are all a vital part of her hour-long beauty regime? Well, if she can end up looking good even after using all of that,…

Amazing Ginger Health Benefits

Ginger is one of the most used spices in the world today. Apart from flavouring food, ginger benefits the body in numerous ways, including enhancing mental performance. Ginger is available in different forms, i.e. juice, powders, capsules and as fresh rhizomes. The massive ginger health benefits make it an excellent additive in almost all foods.…

Cycling and Male Sexual Health

With the Tour de France 2008 well under way, an interesting article has surfaced looking at the effects of cycling and male sexual health. Specifically that cyclists could suffer sexual problems if they do not use the correct bike. The report by a Urology Consultant and Surgeon (Vinod Nargund) from St Bartholomew's Hospital in London,…

Childhood Obesity and Funding

Our school district just announced it is closing two elementary schools. It's not because of low attendance. It's because we do not have the money to keep them. This will have a big impact on all of the kids and most of the families. Closed Schools : This is going to up the average bedroom…

You Need a Talented Spine Surgeon

Your spine is one of the most vital parts of your body. It supports your posture, flexibility, and holds your entire body upright as you perform daily tasks. It is also responsible for protecting your spinal cord, which is a component to your central nervous system. There are a myriad of conditions that can affect…

An Overview of Major Or Clinical Depression

Most individuals will go through a feeling of sadness or depression at certain points in their lifetime especially under certain circumstances such as the loss of a loved one, divorce, or one of life's many dispositions. For the majority of individuals These feelings are only temporary and pass within a relatively short period of time,…

Vitamins – How Important Are They?

Vitamins are organic compounds with no caloric value that are used to help regulate metabolic reactions in the body. They can not be synthesized by the body and therefore must be obtained through diet or supplementation. Vitamins can be divided into two specific groups, water-soluble and fat-soluble. The water-soluble vitamins (B complex, C, and the…

Your Facility's Quest for Blood Products Ends Here

Around the world, many individuals get involved in serious accidents after which they are in need of blood products. This is a major part of a person's body makeup and one needs a sufficient supply to keep healthy. There are major concerns when it comes to the availability of these biological components, and in most…

Top 15 Reasons to Avoid Low Carb Diets

Low carb (carbohydrate), high protein diets are the latest dieting craze. However, before you jump on the band wagon, you may want to consider a few things: 1. Low carb (ketogenic) diets deplete the healthy glycogen (the storage form of glucose) stores in your muscles and liver. When you deplete glycogen stores, you also dehydrate,…