Dogs beware! Plants that are poisonous to dogs

Take a look round your garden and you may be surprised to learn that some of the plants growing there can actually be poisonous to dogs. In actual fact there are over 700 plants that are toxic in one form or another. What can be particularly shocking is that some of these plants can actually…

The History of the Online Auction

When one thinks of online auctions today, the name eBay certainly comes to mind first. This website was the first in what is now a history of the online auction, which began in 1995, when Pierre Omidyar sold his first item. The item was a broken laser pointer, which sold for $14.83 to a man…

Gallstones -causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Gallstones are solid lumps or stones that form in the gallbladder or bile duct. They are formed when some of the chemicals stored in the gallbladder harden into a mass. About one in three women and one in five men have gallstones by the age of 75. Some people get just one large stone; others…

The Pain Factor

Last year I told an acquaintance that at the age of 46, I had taken up running. The reply was, “Oh, that’s awfully hard on your knees.” At first I was taken aback. Yes, I knew if I didn’t stretch, warm-up or wear properly fitted shoes, I might experience pain or an injury. But the…

Aromatherapy – Part II: Mind and Emotions

The Sense of Smell forms the greater part of our Sense of Taste (note how your sense of taste and smell is affected when you have a head cold or blocked up nose.) The sense of smell is also affected by pollution, smoking, trauma to the Nose itself and a mucous forming diet). The sense…

How to Get Ripped Abs – The Dos and Don’ts

If you want to know how to get ripped abs, you should read this. From something that only body builders used to have, ripped abs have become the holy grail of fitness. And one can not really blame men from working on their abs. With those six packs and those great muscular arms, you will…

Our Metabolism at Age 40

Once we get to a certain age, a lot of us simply sit back and wait for the pounds to add on. We are all aware of the fact that middle age means excess weight and hectic lifestyle, but do we know why? Why is it that when we reach age 40 our metabolism shifts…

Diabetic Foot Complications and Care

Injury to the foot of a diabetic is the number one cause for amputation to occur and it is 15 times more likely for a diabetic patient to undergo an amputation then a non diabetic. The leading causes of foot disease associated with diabetes include ischemia, infection and sensory neuropathy. Approximately 80% of the patients…

Edema Treatment

Edema is the abnormal swelling of some part of the body due to the retention of fluid in body tissues. Most often, when physicians refer to edema, they are talking about swelling of the lower legs or ankles. Edema is not a disease itself. Rather, it is a sign that may be related to illness…

Complications of Having Thyroid Problems urdu In Women

Thyroid problems in women depends on the age but for the benefit of everyone, they are addressed generally. Thyroid problems in women often cause symptoms that include heart disease, risk of miscarriage, and premature delivery during pregnancy, joint pain and weight gain . Beauty tips in urdu Exercise tips in urdu for You Health Tips…

Green Tea's Protection Against Diabetes

In recent years, we've seen lots of attention focused on the health benefits of drinking green tea. Much of the research has centered on green tea's ability to prevent, and possibly even treat, cancer. But, there are other serious health concerns that may be positively affected by adding green tea to your diet. One of…

Health Benefits of Coconut Cream

Isn’t coconut cream the culprit that causes weight gain and triggers heart disease? In fact, coconut cream benefits your health more than what you’ve heard and learned for the past decades. So how does coconut cream promote health? Essentially, coconut cream benefits you with its medium-chain fatty acid (MCFA) structure and its lauric acid content.…