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Dog Hot Spots and Skin Rashes

Your pet can not tell you that an area is irritated and itchy. A hot spot is a skin rash. It can be a small red irritated sore or an open oozing wound. Most dog owners do not realize their pet is struggling with a skin problem till it becomes a major issue. Don’t wait…

The Causes and Natural Remedies For Skin Psoriasis

Psoriasis is one of those unusual skin diseases that happens to people for no real logical reason. It is a hereditary disease that is caused by the metabolism of amino acids. Psoriasis is a skin disease that comes in the form of lesions with white scales on the skin and joints. Skin Psoriasis can break…

What Does Having a Corn Allergy Really Mean?

Living with a corn allergy isn’t fun and games, that’s for sure. There are the undeniable symptoms that set in shortly after eating anything with corn in it. I start to feel my ankle swelling first usually. A little tingle, then it’s off to the races. My nose gets stuffy, and then I start to…

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 Great Depression – Why It Spread World Wide

In the last article I discussed what are the causes behind The Great Depression of 1929. In this article I will spread some light on why The Great Depression became a global phenomena rather than affecting only limited economies. How Great Depression spreads worldwide The Gold Standard Most money was paper based, as it is…

The Legendary Fast Phobia Cure

A man with a spider phobia walks into a room. His phobia means that he can’t even look at a picture of something that looks like a spider without having a panic attack. So he unconsciously scans the room for spiders as he sits down in a comfortable chair opposite a therapist. Twenty minutes later…

Treating Anxiety By The Use Of Beta Blocker Medication

Anxiety is a mental health disorder that manifests in many different individual conditions that are all related but also have there own symptoms and characteristics. There are too many to name her but a few examples would be, Generalised Anxiety Disorder, Panic Disorder, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Social Anxiety or Social Phobia and many more.…

Insomnia? – Rewire Your Brain to Get Some Sleep

Why do we have trouble with insomnia? Too many of us think about NOT going to sleep, instead of thinking about getting to sleep when we hit the pillow at night. Fearful thoughts about not being able to sleep trigger the fight-or-flight response, and the stress chemicals thus produced make us anxious and prevent us…

Traveler’s Foot May Be Athlete’s Foot

Athlete’s foot is a fungus that is easily transmitted among unwary travelers. By following some simple advice, you can make sure you don’t contaminate your feet in your hotel room or the barefoot extravaganza known as the airport security checkpoint. Athlete’s foot is the most common fungal infection of the feet. Every day, podiatrists see…

Top Ten Toxic Fungi Infested Foods

Many fungi naturally produce a substance known as a mycotoxin during their digestive process. These mycotoxins are toxic to humans, and some are extremely toxic if ingested even in small quantities. There are some foods that naturally contain high levels of these mycotoxins, and most of us aren’t even aware that mycotoxins exist, much less…

Home Remedies and Exercises For Neck Sprain

Many a time you woke up and feel a hurt in the area of your neck, the reason behind this may be sprain in your lower back area of neck and this can be caused by bad sleeping posture. This can also be happen while lifting any heavy weight. Neck sprain is called irritation in…

Diamond Inclusions

A diamond responds to incident light in three different ways. It allows a portion of light to pass through itself; it reflects another portion and refracts yet another portion of the incident light within itself. This dispersion and refraction of light is what makes the diamond sparkle. When the path or wavelength of incident light…

How Your Body Uses Protein

The body relies on three macronutrients: protein, carbohydrates and fat, as well as many micronutrients. Unlike carbohydrates and fats, protein is not easily stored in the body, however, it will store protein just like the others in the face of far too many calories. Fat is the easiest to digest for the body. The body…