Does Chinese Medicine Stand Up To Scientific Scrutiny?

If Chinese medicine interests you, yet you are not certain of its potential, you may well explore the distinctive probing investigation that have aided many to arrive at agreements as regards to its functionality. Chinese treatment processes are presumed by many to be extremely accomplished, frequently giving rehabilitate effectiveness where the finest studies of Western…

Alternative Medicine vs Conventional Medicine – Part 1

The term ‘alternative medicine’ that is so commonly used today is somewhat unsuitable since that would seem to indicate that it is a form of treatment departing from so-called ‘traditional’ scientific practices and is just a possibility for a new treatment of disease. The truth is, so called ‘alternative’ medicine is the natural treatment of…

Why Dogs Lick

When a dog licks a person it can be irritating and uncomfortable, but it all depends on if you have a liking to dogs because otherwise, it’s a nice feeling. It’s not everybody who would like to be licked by a dog. Dogs also lick other dogs and themselves constantly. It’s best to first know…

Checking The Unbridled Sexual Behavior Among The Youths

Everyday young people are exposed to sexual stimuli from magazines, novels, music, television and pornographic films. The influence of “Western Culture” on the youths has done more harm than good. The implications of such exposure are the high incidence of pre-marital sexual activities among the youths as is often reported in the media. More over,…

Yoga – Origin and Background

Yoga is an age-old science made up of different disciplines of mind and body. It has originated in India 2500 years ago and is still effective in bringing overall health and well being to any person who does it regularly. The word yoga is based upon a Sanskrit verb Yuja. It means to connect, to…

High Thyroid Levels – Causes and Treatments

The human thyroid gland stimulates the necessary hormones that control the metabolism of our cells. The thyroid gland controls how our body uses energy by removing iodine from the blood (The result of consumption of foods such as bread, salt and seafood) and uses it to produce thyroid hormones. Sometimes you can have overactive tissue…

Benefits of Debilitated Planets in Astrology

What are debilitated planets? The planets are in the state of weakness if occupying a specific sign and fail to promote/protect the characteristics and specifications ruled by them. In the state of debilitation, the planets are not capable of producing results expected to them. For e.g. Moon is debilitated in the sign Scorpio, restrict the…

The History of Leisure and Recreation

When you stop to think about it, humankind has always enjoyed some type of leisure and recreation, so the history of leisure and recreation goes back a very long way. The Romans had the Coliseum, where they watched chariot races and other entertainment. The Greeks had amphitheaters where they viewed drama and comedy, and of…

Parkinson and Other Movement Syndromes

Parkinson is a progressive neurodegenerative disease of unknown cause that produces a malfunction of basal ganglia and other movement centers of the brain that is characterized by the trial of tremor, bradykinesia and rigidity. There are other syndromes that can look like Parkinson that also cause cognitive disorders and have been classified as Parkinson plus…

Cataract Surgery Is Nothing To Fear

The eye is like a camera. The natural lens of the eye lies immediately behind the pupil. It focuses incoming light on the retina, located at the back of the eye. It also acts like a regulator for the eye and lets us see things which are both far away and close. The lens is…

Night Blindness And Vitamin A

Night blindness, also known as nyctalopia, is the inability to acclimatize to dim lighting conditions. Some people become more nearsighted at night as the pupil dilates in dark conditions, a condition called spherical aberration. When a person is unable to see well enough to distinguish distinct images in low lighting conditions, night blindness results. People…