Medical Articles

Zeus, The Extraterrestrial

I’ve argued long and loud that the polytheistic gods were not supernatural deities but flesh-and-blood extraterrestrials. I’m not the only person who has come to this conclusion – there’s an entire set of ‘ancient astronaut’ buffs who also have argued equally long and loud that the mythologies of the gods are really the history of…

Fast Facts About Mice Control

Over the centuries, mice have found their way to live amongst humans as uninvited guests. They enjoy destroying and gnawing on anything such as furniture, electrical cords, wooden floors, and more. Humans have also long observed that mice are particularly skilled at finding their way into the food supply which is the reason it was…

Oral Contraceptives and Cardiac Arrhythmia Risks

Many oral contraceptives contain chemical compounds that are designed to simulate the effects of natural hormones in the body. By acting on the endocrine system, these compounds can drastically decrease a woman’s chance of getting pregnant. Drospirenone is one example of these types of synthetic hormones. While Drospirenone is effective as a means of birth…

Can Caffeine in Energy Drinks Treat Parkinson’s Disease?

Many arguments started when a medical study indicated that caffeine can contribute to helping victims of Parkinson’s illness. It seems to me, that caffeine is going to cause harm, no matter how it may help. Over doing caffeine takes away your dopamine, as I illustrate in my book titled, “The Truth About Caffeine”. Many people…

Dwarf Weeping Willow Tree

Variety is the centerpiece of the joy of a beautiful landscape. You can make your landscape more captivating by using dwarf weeping willow trees to emphasize scale and form of your yard. A dwarf weeping willow tree or Kilmarnock is a perfect ornamental tree especially for small gardens. The tree grows up to 5-6 feet…

Understanding the Prostate Cancer Stages

There are 5 relevant prostate cancer stages that one must be aware of to understand the full scope of the disease. Prostate cancer is one of the deadliest cancers affecting men today. More men die from Prostate Cancer then any other form of cancer. Yet, Prostate cancer is one the few cancers that, if it…

Names of Famous Witches

What names of famous witches can you think of? If you’re anything like me recently, not many! For such an instantly recognisable figure of legend and fiction, I realised it is surprising how few truly famous real witches are still known today. We can think of The Wicked Witch of the East from the Wizard…

What Do All the Aromatherapy Scents Mean?

In setting up a meditation area for relaxation, or for use in yoga classes, many people use incense, candles and/or essential oils. Scent is a powerful and wonderful tool that can be used to fill a space or our bodies with qualities and symbolism to match the intentions or goals for any practice. Sometimes, during…

Symbolism of the Machine in Modern Art – Technology As a Destroyer

World War I brought mechanized death in a measure unimaginable to prior generations. The machine that had promised during the Industrial Revolution to relieve mankind’s suffering had created chaos and crippled an entire generation. Obviously the machine’s productive efficiency for man’s benefit could just as easily become an extremely efficient means of death. An example…

Pre-Medicated Iontophoresis Electrodes or Phonophoresis Gel

Iontophoresis is the process of using electrical current to ‘drive’ ions of medication through the skin to inflamed tendons and ligaments. Similarly, phonophoresis is the process of using ultrasound waves to ‘drive’ medication from the ultrasound gel to those same structures through the skin. Because physicians, physical and occupational therapists, chiropractors, and other medical professionals…

Eight Foods Your Cat Should Never, Ever Eat

Most of us know that there are some human foods our pets shouldn’t eat. Keeping our cats away from alcohol, for example, is a no-brainer. But did you know that onion powder can cause anemia in cats and dogs? Because of their different metabolisms, many common foods that are safe for human consumption are not…

Home Remedies for Laryngitis That Work Effectively

Do you find your voice squeaky and hoarse at times? If yes, then there can be plenty of reasons for this. This problem is called Laryngitis. Mostly people confuse it with sore throat, because it results into hoarseness or complete loss of voice due to irritation in the vocal cords. Some of the common reasons…