Causes Of Obesity

As we all know obesity aside from leading a person to sever health problems tends to affect the self esteem of young teenagers. In most cases, peers bully and tease these children who may be overweight when compared to the other children. This alone has a tendency to affect the way the child views themselves…

An Introduction to Nail Art

Nail art is an exclusive niche that is gaining popularity in recent times. This may be because Hollywood stars like to flaunt the newest styles and right now the focus is on nail art. Nail art nowadays is seen basically as an extension to the myriad personality of the stars, Hollywood or otherwise. You too…

Pointe Shoes – What Is Sickling And Fishing?

Dancing in pointe shoes is a very precise technique – if you want to avoid common dance injuries such as sprained ankles and knee sprains. A young dancer, or an adult ballet beginner, may take two or three years of classes, and be constantly sickling in, or curving the ankle inwards towards the center of…

The Healing Process of the Sciatica Nerve

When it comes to the healing process of the sciatic nerve, it is no different to the healing process of any other structure in your body – If you give it the correct conditions to heal itself, it will! If you ever cut yourself or pull a muscle, your body will immediately strive to heal…

Simple Ovarian Cyst Treatment

The presence of ovarian cysts is a medical condition that causes a lot of emotional stress for women. It affects their self worth and makes them very unhappy. This condition can lead to depression in women so it is very important that the cysts are gotten rid of as quickly as possible once they have…

Psoriasis Revisted: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment

Psoriasis is an inflammatory skin condition characterized by red, scaly, and/or thickened patches that appear on the skin.  The inflammation is caused by an unusually rapid production of skin cells due to hyperactive T cells (or white blood cells).  Skin production is, in fact, seven times faster.  The outer skin fails to shed properly causing…

Ten Questions and Answers About BDSM and STDs

1. What is a sexually transmitted disease or STD? Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) is the politically correct term for what used to be called “veneral disease (VD)”. These are diseases that are transmitted through or as the result of sexual activity (not just sexual intercourse). There are no BDSM specific sexually transmitted diseases but like…

How To Kill Lawn Fungus

Lawn fungus, in addition to being an eyesore next to your home, destroys grass. Normally it shows up as brown splotches on your lawn and it spreads rapidly. Once established, it’s tough to get rid of, so the sooner you get to work fighting it, the better chance you have of ridding your lawn of…

Enlarged Liver: What Are The Treatment Options?

Enlarged liver is a term used to describe a potentially serious medical condition. The main characteristic is that the liver swells to an abnormal size. There are a number of diseases and illnesses that can cause this to happen. Sometimes the liver may only become slightly enlarged, but it can also reach very large proportions,…