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Body Mass Index – A Slogan for Today’s Generation?

With winter fast receding for another year, the approaching summer brings with it the promise of longer evenings, warm sunshine and an opportunity for the kids to escape the confines of the home and emerge to enjoy playing outside during the long summer nights. However, with the advances in digital entertainment and coupled with the…

My asthma is getting worse?

More Asthma questions please visit : AsthmaAsk.com Does this nouns close to asthma?The smell of cooked food makes my throat start closing up and I cough and gag. At the first bite of food, I am in a sickening coughing spell that single gets better if I take cough syrup. Is it asthma or something…

Masturbation Methods for a Sore Penis

In many ways, masturbation is good for a man’s health; it relieves stress, gets him in touch with what he likes and brings a dose of pleasure to his day. Sometimes, though, frequent or rough handling can leave a man with a sore penis. While following certain penis care steps, like using lubricant and avoiding…

Benifits Of Green Tea Soap On The Skin

Green tea is from the same Camellia Sinsensis bush as black tea but undergo less processing then black tea,thus increasing the therapeutic goodness of the leaves. After the leaves have been picked they are allowed to dry naturally then heat-treated to prevent the absorption of oxygen. This gives the tea it light green to yellow…

Acute Bronchitis – Prevention And Treatment

Acute bronchitis occurs when an irritant or infection causes inflammation and swelling of the lining of the bronchial tubes, which narrow the air passages. When the cells lining the airways are irritated beyond a certain point, the tiny cilia (hairlike projections) that normally trap and eliminate foreign matter stop working properly. Excess mucus is produced,…

What Is Cedar Fever-How Can You Avoid This Illness

The nomenclature ‘Cedar Fever’ is confusing. In fact, cedar fever is not a type of fever but is an allergic health condition. Allergic reaction in cedar fever is characterized by sneezing, runny nose and itchy and watery eyes. In certain cases, cedar fever may produce allergic conditions like itchiness in the ears. Some people are…

Why Bow Legs and Knock Knee Lead to Arthritis?

Basics Bow legs (genu varum) is condition when legs have deformity outward of natural legs position. Knock knee (genu valgum) is condition when legs have deformity inward of natural legs position. Arthritis means a disorder of the knee joint, generally implying early joint surface damage. Leg axis is conventional axis that shows how the body…

Chiropractic And Shoulder Joint Pain

This is a very common problem that is seen daily in chiropractic practices. I have patients who come in to my offices  and complain about their painful and stiff shoulder. By this they usually mean that their upper trapezius muscles are tight and painful and that they have restricted movement and pain in the region…

Anxiety and Ear Reflexology: Rub Your Ears to Relax!

The Chinese have been doing it for centuries, as have other Asian cultures. Increasing numbers of Westerners are doing it too. Ear rubbing or ear reflexology that is; massaging of the ears to improve health, calm the emotions and enhance the general sense of well being. It’s simple, quick and effective. Your ears, according to…

Fracture Care: Manipulation versus Non-Manipulation

See to it that you take advantage of manipulation opportunity when your orthopedist performs fracture care or you could be losing out on your payments without the right manipulation knowledge. For instance the orthopedist carries out closed treatment on a fractured fibula; if she uses manipulation, the service is worth about $119 more than a…