Medical Articles

Dog Health Spotlight – Heartworm Disease

I want to make you aware of the threat that Heartworm poses to you puppy. While easily prevented, it often goes overlooked buy pet owners and in a lot of cases is caught when it is too late. The parasite is passed from dog to dog by, which is an insect that is notorious for…

Alzheimers Prevention and Brain Health

First I want to assume that you are reading this because you are starting to worry just a little bit about your memory and the possibility of Alzheimers later in life. You're not the only one-there are 72 million baby boomers taking turns on line every day looking for information, help and hope for the…

Type 2 Diabetes – Is Exposure to Flame-Retardant Chemicals During Pregnancy a Problem?

In June of 2018, the journal Environment International reported on a study showing a link between polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs), molecules used as flame retardants, and Gestational diabetes. Investigators at Nanchang University and several other research institutions in China compared 439 pregnant women over a two-year period. They measured the women’s PBDE blood levels during…

How To Avoid Obesity – Tips For Everyone

Obesity referers to a medical condition where the body has an excess body fat. In this state there is an abnormal accumulation of fat in the adipose tissues which store fat. Under normal circumstances, an increase of 20% or more above the desired body weight indicates obesity and is considered a health risk. What causes…

The Basics On Flying Remote Controlled Planes

The adrenaline rush that comes with every flight of remote controlled planes is definitely something enthusiasts look forward to every time a chance to do so comes their way. However, a lot of beginners tend to make the mistake of rushing out into the field with their newly-bought models and start conquering open space without…

Motivational Speakers for Business

Whilst we may think of motivational speakers as featuring predominately in the world of sport, they are actually increasingly used in business. In the past, business speakers with a particular area of ‚Äč‚Äčexpertise were drafted in to give advice in the workplace, but increasing employers are giving more importance to morale, attitudes in the workplace…

Quit Smoking Action Plan

Over the past four years at the Stop Smoking Center, we have helped over 2,000 people quit smoking. In that time, we've heard every story and have lost count of the times clients have begun by saying, "You may think this is silly, but …" So first of all, let me ask you, how determined…

Packing Healthy Lunches For Kids

Healthy eating is the daily general wellness mantra. What you eat and how you do it determines how healthy you will be, other factors remaining constant. This makes it a bit tricky to pack lunch for kids going to school. You are required to pack food that is less likely to go bad and healthy…

Anterograde Amnesia – Short Term Memory Loss

The movies ” Memento”, “So far dates”, “Finding Nemo”, “30 Rock”, Ludachristmas” and recently the Bollywood’s blockbuster hit “Ghajini” personified by Aamir khan prong towards an eminent brain disorder -“Anterograde Amnesia”. Frequently tagged as “Short Term Memory Loss”. The living soul Sanjay Singhania in the Bollywood movie ‘Ghajini’ recollects his bygone memories but is unable…

Children's Clothes Sizing Difference

Here are some children's size chart questions that are often asked: What is the difference between size 24 months and 2T? Both sizes were designed for children age 2 years or below but in the same way that not all children are alike on height and weight, you will often see that on one store…

How to Diagnose Lower Back Pain

Lower back pain is a common affliction, with millions each year visiting doctors for relief. Not only will they seek relief, they will want a diagnosis. It is not always easy to diagnose lower back pain. Many body structures can cause it. There are muscles, ligaments, and tendons; spinal column bones; joints, discs and nerves.…

Stress, TV Hazards, And Schizophrenia

If we carefully observes the essence of education, then the single most important criterion would be knowledge of reality leading to composition of mind. The knowledge of mathematics, physics, chemistry, biology etc; helps us to comprehend the reality inside and outside our body. Through this knowledge; we are able to create airplanes, rockets, computers, satellites,…