Magnesium Chloride Vs Magnesium Sulfate – The Facts

Serious health consequences await people who are magnesium deficient. Many people feel that the benefits of magnesium is nothing short of miraculous. Some of the symptoms of magnesium deficiency include vomiting, nausea, low blood pressure, insomnia, seizures, muscle spasm, and restless leg syndrome. The question that people also ask themselves is which is better, Magnesium…

Foot Care for Senior Citizens – kent B Smith

Good foot health is especially important for senior citizens.  The longer your feet stay healthy, the longer you can maintain an active lifestyle.  Simply follow these 5 guidelines put forth by the International Council on Active Aging (ICAA) and the Institute for Preventative Foot Health (IPFH): Principle One: Proper Foot Hygiene.  Simple daily routines can…

Lifting Safety – Preventing Workplace Back Injuries

One common workplace injury is a back injury. Back injuries result from undue strain on the tendons and muscles of the spinal cord or the lower back, and can often occur from improper lifting technique or from poor continual sitting position. Sometimes back injuries incurred at work can disrupt everyday life and cause long-term medical…

The Truth About Nail Fungus

Nail fungus is one of the most undesirable topics of conversation in the world. You may have seen many advertisements for nail fungus treatments that have had you literally gag with disgust. Admittedly the pictures they show you of infected nails may be slightly exaggerated but if the truth be told, these infections are becoming…

Zostavax – An Effective Vaccine to Prevent Shingles

Shingles or Herpes Zoster is a disease which people over the age of 60 or having prolonged illnesses will be painfully aware of. The usual symptom is a very painful rash which usually develops on one side of the body along the nerves that carry the Herpes Zoster virus. Herpes Zoster originates from the Herpes…

Medial Collateral Ligament Injuries of the Knee

Medial collateral ligament injuries to the knee are not uncommon. Many well-recognized professional athletes, including Hines Ward, Knowshan Moreno, and Troy Polamalu, have suffered from medial collateral ligament tears after injury on the football field. These can occur alone or in combination with other ligament or cartilage injuries of the knee in athletes. What is…

Rib Pain During Pregnancy

Rib pain during pregnancy can be a persistent problem, especially during the third trimester.  Your rib cage may feel mildly sore or extremely tender and bruised.    You may have discomfort on either side, or both sides, though it is commonly worse on the right side of the ribs. Pain occurs in and under the ribs…

The Penis Size Comparison – Big Or Small?

The minds of countless males everywhere have always wondered the question about penis size. Even if the issue itself has been resolved numerous amount of times it seems that there will never be an answer that will satisfy everyone. We have all been told about the myths and misconceptions of penis size. We are aware…

The Relationship Between Fast Food And Obesity

Today, fast food becomes a way of life. Breakfast sandwiches, fries, burgers and nuggets all meant a greater risk of obesity and it can increase the chances of obesity by 50%. Fast food is not only fast, cheap and convenient, it also tastes good, making it harder to resist. Fast food contains high levels of…

What's the Truth Behind Nutritious Cat Food?

Have you noticed there are now hundreds of 'experts' on virtually everything these days? That's mostly thanks to the internet, which really is a wonderful resource of amazing information. Sadly, it's also an amazing place for misinformation. Take nutritious cat food. Depending on how much commission the author is likely to receive will depend on…

Natural Remedies For Candida – Essential Oils

Essential oils are excellent natural remedies for Candida. These oils are the essence, in liquid form, of plants, shrubs, flowers, trees, roots, bushes, and seeds. For pure, effective essential oils, a great deal of the original source must be used to generate a very small amount of oil. For instance, 6,000 pounds of the Melissa…