Spring 2011 Fashion Trends for Women

The fashion trends for Spring 2011 will be a welcome change to "real" women everywhere. Instead of clothes that would only look good on a size 2 teenager, designers chose to show a variety of figure-flattering, figure forgiving clothes in luxurious fabrics and colors. With a little bit of modification, these styles can easily be…

"Ethical" Practitioners Call For Self-Regulation

Botox is an increasingly popular non-surgical cosmetic anti-wrinkle treatment, and has earned the nickname "the lunchtime facelift" for the ease of access to the treatment and its fast-acting effects on lines and wrinkles. Anti-wrinkle injections are now valued as a lifestyle product as harmless as lipgloss. However, Botox is derived from a form of botulinum…

Safe and Natural Cures for Bad Breath

Bad breath is also associated with sinus infections because nasal discharge from your sinuses into the back of your throat can cause mouth odor. A child with bad breath may have a foreign object lodged in his or her nose. A bean or small item stuck in the nose can cause persistent nasal discharge and…

Quotes on How to Deal With Difficult People

We all have to deal with difficult people from time to time. Perhaps it is a nosey neighbor or a bossy coworker. Fortunately, we can draw from the wisdom of the ages to help us gain inspiration. With this in mind, here are some quotes on how to deal with difficult people. Dealing with negative…

Detailed Information on Myopathy

Myopathy is a skeletal muscle disease or neuromuscular disorder. Myopathy can be obtained or inherited, and can arise at birth or later in life. Myopathies can cause from endocrine disorders, metabolic disorders, muscle infection or inflammation, drugs, and mutations in genes. In several cases, myopathies can be caused by a malfunctioning gland (or glands), which…

Health Fitness Articles: Obesity In Children On Rise

The trend that is being observed is that one child in three is now either overweight or at risk of becoming over weight. This ballooning of obesity in children has been alarmingly growing because with the many cutbacks in physical education and recess at American schools, and children not getting the nutritional guidance. The physical…

Jock Itch – Signs and Symptoms of Jock Itch

The term “jock itch” typically describes an itchy rash in a man’s groin. Although there are many causes of jock itch, this term has become synonymous with tinea cruris, a common fungal infection that affects the groin and inner thighs of men and women. Tinea is the name of the fungus; cruris comes from the…

Grete’s Metamorphosis

Gregor Samsa’s sister, Grete, in The Metamorphosis, by Franz Kafka, seems to undergo a metamorphosis that is parallel to her brother’s. As Gregor takes on the characteristics of an insect, Grete gains her independence and maturity. Before Gregor’s transformation, Grete seems to be his only close companion. She writes letters to him while he is…

Psoriasis Treatments Compared

Over the years, many treatments have been developed for psoriasis and other related diseases, such as eczema. One treatment modality that stands out from others because it treats psoriasis cost effectively, without the use of drugs, with little or no stress involved for the patient and considerably less expensive for the patient than an in-house…

Is MLB Hurting Andropause Sufferers and Male Hormone Industry?

On February 2, 2009, Alex Rodriguez admitted to using performance-enhancing drugs while playing for the Texas Rangers from 2001-2003. According to a Sports Illustrated published on February 9, 2009, Rodriguez tested positive for Primobolan and testosterone–two anabolic steroids in 2003. Under the Major Baseball League’s drug policy, the use of steroids without a valid prescription…

Tips To Get Rid Of Cellulite – Load Up On Potassium

Potassium is the most valuable mineral when it comes to fighting cellulite. The proper amount of potassium is necessary for the body to take in oxygen and nutrients, expel wastes, repair and renew and ultimately replace cells. All of these things compliment a smooth youthful body. When this function is impeded in any way, a…

The Skin Care Benefits of Azulene

Azulene is a constituent of the volatile oil obtained by steam distillation from Chamomile, Anthemis nobilis (Roman Chamomile), Achillea millefolium (Yarrow), or Tanacetum anuum (Blue tansy), and it is distinguished by it’s spectacular blue colour. Azulenes are unsaturated blue hydrocarbons, isomers of naphthalene. Chamomile contains a wide variety of active constituents. Each one of these…