Addictions – Addictive Behavior and Addictions

Addiction is the dependence on a particular substance, to the extent that fulfilling that dependence becomes a dominant preoccupation in a person’s life. Addictions may be physical, in that the withdrawal of the substance produces symptoms such as diarrhea and vomiting, or the dependence might be more psychological, producing craving and agitation if the consumption…

Home Remedies – A Basic Introduction

What are home remedies? Home remedies are nothing but something that can cure you simply with the things and natural food items available in our kitchen closet. Home remedies are a kind of first aid therapy to the body. Something that we all can try at home and get good results. We can just forget…

Ways of Transmission and Primo Infection of Tuberculosis

Tuberculosis is transmitted by respiratory way; an infected person will emit while coughing or sneezing about 2-3 bacterial particles. The person in immediate proximity will inhale the particles that will get to the lungs and multiply causing the infection. Another less common transmission type is through the skin in laboratory workers and pathologists. They contact…

Basic Food Processor Parts and Components

A food processor is a great time saving multidimensional kitchen appliance that can perform many different slicing, chopping, shredding and grinding tasks. However, despite its varied functions, it is a fairly easy and straightforward appliance to use. Before using and experimenting with the appliance, familiarize yourself with its basic parts and components. A processor basically…

Reasons for Owning a Large Chest Freezer At Home

Large chest freezers is wider than a upright freezer, it is high and has a hinged lid on the top, are frequently found in most homes in the present days for so many reasons. They are more energy efficient, less expensive and they preserve cold better for the duration of a power cut. Some times…

The History of L-Arginine (Nitric Oxide)

Arginine was discovered in 1895. Arginine is an amino acid that provides a wide range of benefits to the body. Arginine plays an important role in the division of cells, boosting of one’s immune system, healing of wounds, and in the hormonal secretion process. In 1998, the Nobel Prize was given to three American scientists…

What Are The Causes Of My Rib Pain

Rib pain is not always caused by a rib injury. There are also a number of illnesses that trigger rib discomfort, which means it can sometimes be difficult to determine the source of the problem. In this article, we’ll cover some that are obvious, but we’ll also endeavor to describe some rib pain causes that…

Alcohol Chest Pain

Do you find yourself experiencing chest pains or a burning sensation around your chest area when you have had a couple of drinks too many? This condition is popularly known as alcohol chest pain. As the name suggests, this discomfort can occur after excessive alcohol drinking. Although drinking alcohol has been found by studies to…

RAT: The Only Weapon You Will Ever Need

Welcome to the last of a three part series on Women’s Self-Preservation. Before we get started on this last article, I would like to explain why I always use the term self-preservation, instead of the term “self-defense.” Self-defense is what a lot of people teach that is full of bad habits, poor tactics, misguided ideas…

Detailed Information on Nail Patella Syndrome

Nail-patella syndrome (NPS) is a genetic disorder that is also known as Iliac Horn Syndrome. Nail-patella syndrome is a connective tissue that produces defects in the fingernails, knee caps, and kidneys. It is caused by mutations in a gene known as LIM Homeobox Transcription Factor 1-Beta (LMX1B), located on the long arm of chromosome 9.…