The Role of the Weird Sisters – An Analysis of the Vampire Women in Bram Stoker’s Dracula

The three vampire women who inhabit the more remote regions of Count Dracula’s castle are of great significance to the narrative. Stoker’s depiction of them could be considered to embody the very worst Victorian nightmares regarding womanhood. Jonathan Harker’s reactions after his encounter with them also convey late nineteenth-century anxieties concerning the feminization of men.…

Circumcised Men Experiencing Loss of Penis Sensitivity

Over the last few decades, circumcision has fallen somewhat out of favor with medical professionals, particularly in the United States. While removal of the foreskin is a common procedure that is performed both for religious and hygienic or cosmetic reasons, the medical community has argued that circumcision has no real medical benefits. In addition, circumcision…

Diseases and Disorders That Can Cause Hearing Loss

Although there are several causes of hearing loss that are completely preventable or at least treatable, there are a number of diseases that can cause deafness as well. If you or someone you know is suffering from hearing loss for no apparent reason, it is a good idea to check the following disorders to see…

Do You Drink That Green Tea Plant?

The botanical name of the green tea plant is camellia sinensis. The same plant is used for black teas, but the leaves undergo minimal oxidation during processing in order to create the green varieties. Even though they are all derived from the same plant, the tea's flavor may vary greatly depending on the growing conditions,…

Throwing Some Light on Fish Oil and Cholesterol

The links between fish oil and cholesterol are just one of many that also extends to heart health in general, and quite a few other medical conditions. These are known as essential fatty acids or omega 3, the so called good fats we need for so many different bodily functions. We get them from our…

Russian Magic

Everyone agrees that the most beautiful girls live in Russia: well-groomed, slim and with this perfect amount of that mysterious soul mixed in. Well, you don’t need to check Russian girls are gorgeous. It’s a well-known fact that Russia has much more than its’ fair share of born stunners – your first visit to the…

Proper Spinal Care Becomes The Necessity of Life!

"If it is not broken, do not fix it!" We are all familiar with this statement. Perhaps you have even used it a few times yourself! However, these can be dangerous words if referring to one's health. People who believe this about their health may be heading down a slippery slope to serious health problems.…

Mental Health Services

Mental health problems are common with around 25% of the population believed to be suffering from some form of mental health problem at any point in time. Anyone suffering from a mental health problem can access proper treatment and most who do seek help will make a complete recovery but unfortunately, there are still people…