Hair Loss – Myth Vs Fact, Get the Facts Before You Act!

Common Myth # 1, Hats Cause hair loss. In fact hats do not cause hair loss. Rather, hats are often used to cosmetically cover the problem. Actually, the most common form of hair loss, androgenetic alopecia (AGA) has been demonstrated to result from a genetic susceptibility of certain hair follicles within a well-defined pattern on…

Haruki Murakami’s The Elephant Vanishes

The Elephant Vanishes is Haruki Murakami’s first US released collection of short stories. It consists of 15 short stories showing his work at its finest, from magical lands with dancing dwarves, giant elephants, and a man searching for his cat. Every thing is uniquely Murakami though, and every single one of these stories is worthy…

How to Diet

Diet and Exercise. There are many things you can do to learn how to diet. If you are like 60% of America, overweight, or just want to turn your diet into a healthy one you are probably wondering what and how to diet to lose weight and keep it off. Of course we know that…

Raising a Puppy? 4 Tips for Healthy, Happy Dogs

In addition to being amazing additions to the family, dogs are also a lot of work. They need everything from leash training, to healthy diets, to daily walks. For example, did you know that many dogs kept as pets suffer from malnutrition and obesity? Also, behavior problems like aggression, barking, and chewing on or tearing…

Weight Loss: How to Create a Calorie Deficiency And Why

First of all, that term in the title almost sounds like an illness, or negative health condition. In some discussions, that would be correct, but when discussing weight loss, especially healthy weight loss, it can be quite positive. I’m talking about “calorie deficiency”. Normally, when discussing health, if you use the term “deficiency”, such as…

Five Popular Diet Myths

The nutrition field, and more specifically dieting, is full of myths and half-truths. Every “expert” has an opinion and finds followers desperate to believe these opinions as truth. If it sounds good it will probably find supporters. Once a myth gains momentum it steamrolls its way into popular culture. Once it is entrenched it is…

Why the Fuss Over Interferential Therapy and What is it All About?

What is interferential therapy? Interferential therapy originated in Germany and was administered by an interferential physiotherapist originally in a physiotherapy department. In the U.S. it was about 1960 before there were interferential physical therapists using the new modality. What does it involve? Interferential therapy basically involved putting 4 electrodes on the outer edges of where…

Weight Loss Surgery – Stomach Stapling

Progress in the surgical weight loss medical field has led to all sorts of various treatment options which have each had their own set of successes and failures. As medical technology expands and time reveals the success rates associated with certain treatments, medical professionals can decide which treatments are best and when. Certain treatments may…

How To Apply For Federal Student Aid

Going to college can cost a lot of money, as you probably know. If you are planning to attend college soon, you may want to consider applying for federal aid. You can start by filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, otherwise known as FAFSA. The sooner you fill out this form, the…