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16 Things That Make You Smell

DO YOU SMELL? 16 unexpected things that could make you, well, smell – and how to freshen up fast You know you’re slightly pungent after a hard Spinning class or garlicky dinner. But it turns out that some less expected factors-like how quickly you get dressed in the morning, the amount of carbs you eat,…

Diary of a Breast Cancer Scare

Six weeks ago, in the shower one day, I noticed that I was bleeding from my nipple, just from one breast and it was just a small amount – only a few drops. In fact I wasn’t overly concerned until later that day I was doing my washing and found blood stains in several of…

Cocaine Effects – How Cocaine Can Affect Your Body

Cocaine Effects to the Brain Cocaine can be smoked, injected, and snorted. All three methods of using illicit drugs can cause fatal effects to the brain and the body. Cocaine is a stimulant. It affects the body’s production of dopamine. Dopamine is a brain chemical that controls a person’s movement and pleasure. Other Cocaine Effects…

The Dangerous Effects of Alcoholism

The dangerous effects of alcoholism are numerous and potentially fatal, not to mention destructive to the alcoholic’s work, family, goals, and relationships in general. The physical side effects of alcoholism are: Effect of Alcohol on The Brain Alcohol acts as a depressant on the brain, most strongly affecting the area that governs inhibitions and judgment.…

Very Early Signs of Pregnancy Can Be Misleading!

Spotting the very early signs of pregnancy can become an obsession if you are trying for a baby. But this is where you have to control you excitement. These signs can easily be confused with other normal ailments. Care must be taken when identifying the very early signs of pregnancy so you do not get…

Effective Stomach Pain Remedies and Cure

The term stomach pain refers to pain in any area between chest and the groin. The area above pelvic bone and under rib cage is commonly known as stomach. Pain can arise anywhere in this area when there is some problem with the natural function of internal organs. Stomach ache is mild in most of…

Water Retention and Middle-Age Spread

How Water Retention Starts If you regularly suffer from bloating, it’s very likely that your intestines get a bit inflamed from time to time. This makes them prone to allow partly-digested particles to pass through their walls into your blood. When your intestines are healthy, only pure nutrients are allowed through, but inflammation weakens them.…

What Are the Effects of Nightmares?

You would be surprised on how much it can hurt you physically, emotionally, and psychologically. 1. It makes you lack sleep. This is especially true when you have recurring nightmares, and, worse, you are just alone in your room. Nightmares can wake you up in the middle of the night, and because there is the…