Smoking and Breastfeeding – Inherent Risks

If you are breastfeeding your child and you are smoking, you are not only putting yourself at risk for fatal illnesses but you are also hurting your baby as well. Let's face it, we all know that smoking is bad for you. There is only one thing worse then just harming yourself when you choose…

Eating Cherries In Texas May Be Good For You

Cherries. Sweet, tart and oh so good. Individuals in Dallas, Houston and elsewhere in Texas can find them in pies, drinks, pitted, not pitted, juiced, au naturel, maraschinoed, covered with chocolate, sitting on top of whipped cream or blended into special sauces. They’ve become part of our nation’s folklore with George Washington cutting down a…

Dieting in the Office

Those of us who work in an office often complain about a lack of activity and how difficult it can be to keep fit yet work at an office job. Whilst it is possible to use a small pedal machine kept under the desk, these do look a bit weird and can be a bit…

Medical Transcription

This is a process whereby dictation from physicians and other healthcare providers is transcribed and formatted into a medical document. The dictation occurs after a patient has seen a physician and then he dictates the results of that visit. A medical transcriptionist (MT) listens to the dictation and transcribes into a word processor (such as…

Eye Disorders

Many eye disorders are minor, but some can lead to serious complications without treated. Congenital Defects Squint (malalignment of the eyes) is sometimes congenital (present at birth). Cataracts (opacity of the lens) can occur in infants when the cause may be a maternal rubella infection early in pregnancy. Very rarely, babies are born with microphthalmos…

Avoid Bacteria With a Bio-Latex Mattress

According to the latest scientific studies, various kinds of bacteria and fungi like Salmonella, Staphylococcus and other skin disease-trigger fungus will die if they are forced to cling on latex rubber like those commonly found in hospital, treatment facilities, hotels, etc, including your house. Latex is also commonly used in cushions for chair, pillow, etc.…

Certified Rolfing & Rolf Movement

Since my Rolfing endeavor began, one thing became clear, Rolfing uncoupled from movement cues will not get the same results. What once seemed abstract, except for the occasional “aha”, now seems much more tangible. It seems that which begs the question “What is Rolfing” is also begging the hallows of movement protocols as well. Here…

When to Start Taking Supplements

For some reason, there are many people that use supplements, but really have no idea when they should be taking them. Whether its pre or post workout, or even when to actually start using them. The one thing that I've noticed, particularly with teens and adults that are just starting to take body building supplements,…

Water and Health

Water is the life blood of every living thing in the world. Most of the earths surface is covered by water. Plants, fruits, vegetables, Animals, and Mammals need water to survive. Humans are no different. Water should be the beverage of choice for all of us. Sadly it is not. As a result some people…

Effective Acne Treatment

Acne treatments can be of different types the one you make use of totally depend on you as an individual. This write up can only try to advise you on the right type of decision you need to make while making your choice of treatment. Before you make your choice of the type of treatment…

Are Essential Oils in Your Medicine Cabinet?

These days, between drug stores and TV commercials, we're inundated with so many choices to treat pain, colds and flus, diarrhea, upset stomachs, allergies, and so on. How do you know which products are best? And why the heck do we need so many? We can certainly waste a lot of time in the drug…

Vitamins For Immunity – Stay Healthy With Vitamins

The human body is an incredible piece of self reliant machine designed by the Almighty. If you just look at our immune system you will find what an amazing collection of mechanisms it is. It wonderfully responds to attacks from outside the body. It could be viruses, parasitic worms or bacteria; it has the intellect…