Hot and Cold Shoes

The camera accessory shoe was an invention of Leica, way back at the beginning of the 20th century (in about 1910). Its purpose was to provide a mounting point for anything that needed to be temporarily attached to a camera. Initially, this would have been an aerial viewfinder for cameras with interchangeable lenses, a rangefinder,…

Eating Disorder History

The two major eating disorders are anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa. Anorexia involves a person starving themselves to keep weight off, sometimes this includes excessive amounts of exercise. Anorexics try to keep the weight off in this manner. When a person has bulimia, they binge and then they purge (vomit). Anorexia was described in 17th…

The Symptoms of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Carbon monoxide poisoning is known as the result of the continued exposure to the burning of the certain carbon-based fuels. This type of gas is odorless and colorless so that it can potentially leak into your home and it causes physical damage to you and your family, even without realizing it. If you are experiencing…

How to Enjoy a Healthy Menopause

Most women today will live more than a third of their lives in their postmenopausal years; 80% to 90% of American Women will experience uncomfortable symptoms such as hot flashes, vaginal dryness, mood swings, and possibly a heightened risk of heart disease and osteoporosis during menopause. The majority of these women will experience the dreaded…

Impotence: The Taboo Subject

Impotence , or the inability to manifest or maintain an Erection, is a subject that nobody wants to discuss, especially those affected by Erectile Dysfunction. One's manhood is part of the Ego, and can suffer a dramatic blow when it is first understood that there are problems in the penile department. I am writing this…

Athlete’s Foot (tinea Pedis) Drug Treatment

Many individuals have a resistant fungal infection and supportive measures such as keeping dry and clean do not help. Sometimes the athlete’s foot is recurrent and in such cases, it is best to see a health care professional. Medicated Powders: Today there are many types of anti fungal powders available without a physician’s prescription. The…

Find The Demon Inside Your Mind

In order to fix something, you must first know that it is broken. Now you can target the part that is broken, and then fix it. The problem is that although most people are aware there is something wrong, they do not know what the real problem is, and so can not fix it. This…

10 Tips for Airline Travel Well-Being

With travel season coming up it is good to remember that with travel, planning is everything. The proactive travel plan can ease frustrations and minimize stress, both of which are at odds with the well-being lifestyle. Whether you are jetting off for rest and relaxation or the next client meeting, you will want to be…

Natural Alkaline Diet Balance

Do you often feel out of energy especially after eating your meals?. In fact, it is generally accepted that usually around 3-4 pm (depending on the time you eat your lunch) when you find yourself having difficulty in keeping yourself awake. You may feel tired, exhausted and just could not continue with your work. Recently,…

Bowling balls

Bowling balls are available with a wide range of options. Such options as overstock, weight block, top weight, and pin location to name a few. With so many variables, how do you choose the right one for you? Many factors, should be considered when making a decision on your next bowling ball purchase. Let's briefly…

Disk Backup Solution

Whether you work from home or for a large conglomerate backing up the information contained on your PC is essential. But when it comes to finding the right disk backup solution you may become somewhat confused as to what is the best, simply because there are so many different ones to choose from. You can…

Back Pain and Fractures – Causes and symptoms

How it is defined: Fractures are best in medical terms thanks to befalling in the permanence of bones. However, several types of fractures doctors consider before diagnosis is set. The types of conditions include thirteen different types, according to as pathologic, complete, avulsion, incomplete, compressed, comminuted, depressed, greenstick, oblique, simple, spiral, compound, besides transverse. Greenstick…

Platelets Problems that Cause Bleeding

You need to think of the clotting process hemostasis) as two different physiological processes. The formation of the platelet plug is one, the other is the fibrin clot. In this article, we will explore the platelet plug. Now, there are two main problems with platelets, either 1) a decreased number or 2) bad (broken) platelets…