Testing Human Memory

Thanks to the development of new technologies in the field of neuroscience, scientists now have a firmer understanding of the way human memory functions. The main tool employed these days is the fMRI – short for “Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging.” This new tool provides researchers and scientists a functional map of the human brain, and…

Prophylaxis of Glomerulonephritis (GN)

Since an attack of acute GN occurs as a result of sore throat, prophylactic steps should have taken to eradicate the infection in the entire family, and ideally in the whole community, where a particular case has occurred, so that further spread of infection can be prevented. The patient, as well as other associated persons,…

End Your Speech With a Punchline!

Have you ever been to a talk and were left feeling flat – like the speaker left you wanting more? On the other hand, have you been to a presentation where the speaker left you inspired, wanting more and excited to sign up for whatever they had to offer? I’m willing to bet that the…

Pain Interferes With Listening

Legitimate Reasons for Parent-Child Conflict – 1. Pain Interferes With Listening: When a kid seems insensitive or selfish, it is because he is in too much emotional pain to be able to consider the parent. Pain interferes with listening and with understanding where the parent is coming from. This is particularly hard to understand when…

Can Tea Strengthens Your Bones?

It has long been said that caffeine is not good for building strong bones. In fact, drinking more than three caffeine benefits a day is listed as a risk factor for developing Osteoporosis (porous bone). But a study reported in "The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition" indicates that the tea may be helpful for keeping…

Delete Temporary File

The presence of too many temporary files is a common cause that slows down your computer by clogging a reasonable part of your hard disk drive. If you examine your hard drive, you will find several files with a tilde (~) prefix or .TMP suffix, like ~ xyz.dat or xyz.tmp. Such files are called temporary…

Pain Interferes With Listening

Legitimate Reasons for Parent-Child Conflict – 1. Pain Interferes With Listening: When a kid seems insensitive or selfish, it is because he is in too much emotional pain to be able to consider the parent. Pain interferes with listening and with understanding where the parent is coming from. This is particularly hard to understand when…

Living With Diabetes Treatment

Diabetes is a disease of the blood. It means that you suffer from high blood pressure. The insulin regulation of the body does not have the ability to function properly. This results in the disease. There are many diabetes treatments, and the way that it is treated depends on the type of diabetes an individual…

2 Major Reasons Behind Voluntary Weight Gain

It looks like there are many factors that can influence our eating habits. Something as simple as a delicious scent can lead us from being full to being hungry in a matter of minutes. Knowing what some of these triggers are the key to weight loss success. In this article I will reveal two major…

A World Cup for a Non American Football

Which is the greatest team sports’ event? For most US Americans the “Super Bowll” would be an easy answer. Others, mostly attracted by baseball, basketball, or hockey, would choose one of those sports’ finals or all-star games, but this is not the case for the rest of the world. Outside of the US when people…

Ten Reasons Why Cocker Spaniels Lick

Why Cocker Spaniels Lick and Is It Harmful? Licking is natural behavior going all the way back to the wolf. When the mother wolf would return from hunting its food the pups in her pack would lick her mouth and face to stimulate regurgitation. This is a normal behavior during the weaning stages. Soon after…