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Two Engines Power 2010 Mazda B-Series Trucks

Mazda B Series trucks include their engine size as part of their name. For example, the Mazda B-2300 regular cab pickup has an engine displacement of 2,267 cubic centimeters which is 2.3 liters. Continued over from previous years, this engine is a double overhead cam (DOHC), inline, four cylinder front engine that has an 87.6…

An Overview of Kernicterus: Clinical Stages and Consequences

Kernicterus Kernicterus is a chronic neurologic condition caused by the neurotoxic effects of bilirubin on the brain tissues of neonates. This occurs when bilirubin, a byproduct of the breakdown of red blood cells, is present in abnormally elevated levels in the newborn. Kernicterus is preventable as jaundice, the term used to describe the clinical presentation…

Tonsillitis – Symptoms, Treatment, Cause And Prevention

Tonsillitis is inflammation of the tonsils. Tonsils are structures located on either side of the tongue at the back of the throat. They form part of the body's defense system. They become inflamed when they are infected by either viruses or bacteria. When tonsils become inflamed they enlarge, produce pain on swallowing, produce fever, bad…

Bodybuilders Nutrition

There are many people out there that aspire to have a body that can turn heads just by walking down the street. Some people want to be the biggest and the best while other people may only want to add just a little muscle to their body. Even so, a bodybuilder has to put in…

Drinking Water – Does it Lower Blood Pressure?

Sometimes when reading tips for reducing blood pressure, drinking water is recommended. However, authority websites including the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute and the Mayo Clinic do not mention drinking water, when discussing treatments and lifestyle changes for hypertension. Why should some articles say that drinking water lowers blood pressure? The idea that drinking…

Cosmetic Dentistry: Fixing Your Smile

There are a range of popular cosmetic dentistry procedures available today thanks to new and emerging technology. Tooth whitening is just one of these procedures. Dentists fit your teeth with a custom-made tray to get the shape of your mouth and then give you the fitted trays to take home so you can apply the…

Penis Rash From the Hot Tub

Nothing feels quite so good after a physical workout – or even just after a hard day at the office – than sinking into a nice hot tub (HT) and feeling those jet sprays pulsing against the skin. Whether it's a HT in the privacy of his backyard or bathroom or a communal HT at…

Explaining the Benefits of Sperm Pills

"Sperm pill" is a term that is commonly used to describe specific male enhancement products. Sperm pills are supplements that have been proven to increase ejaculation fluid, sperm activity, and sperm count during the ejaculation process. Typically, during an erection, sexual arousal causes increased blood flow through the arteries in the penis. These arteries expand,…

How to Treat Vitamin D Deficiency Symptoms

Vitamin D is a very important nutrient for the body since it has very important functions. This helps in the regulation of calcium and phosphate levels in the blood, it promotes growth of the bones, prevents the occurrence of rickets in children, it protects adults from having osteoporosis and a lot more. When you do…