Dehydration and Diabetes

Dehydration is a critical loss of water in the body. Potentially fatal, dehydration is a risk of Type II Diabetes caused by not controlling the amounts of insulin and sugars in the blood. In normal people, the first sign of dehydration is thirst. This mechanism is disrupted in diabetics. Diabetics rarely feel this and this…

Rash – The Persistent Symptom of Scabies

Scabies rash is one of the first symptoms that occurs in persons infected with scabies mites. Similar to all symptoms produced by scabies, rash occurs due to allergic reactions to the toxins produced by the parasitic mites. Scabies mites' eggs, secretions and feces are the main agents that produce rash, irritation, severe itch, discomfort, scaling…

Skin Care Tips: My Top Ten List

The right skin care tips can make the difference between having so-so looking skin and having the type of skin that makes you the envy of everyone you encounter. If you are thinking that these skin care tips are all about buying expensive products, you couldn’t be more wrong. Having a daily skin care routine…

The Health Benefits of Hemp in Animals

Hemp protein powder and hemp seed oil are not only super-foods for people, but can also do wonders for your pet (including dogs, cats and horses). Hemp is filled with important and crucial nutrition including polyunsaturated good fats [with naturally occurring ideal 1:3 ratio of Omega-3 and Omega-6 essential fatty acids (EFAs)], protein, vitamins (including…

Understanding The Benefits of Vitamin B Complex

Vitamin B complex is a group of vitamins that includes thiamine, riboflavin, niacin, B-6, folate, B-12, pantothenic acid, biotin and choline. Some of the benefits of vitamin B complex supplements include increased energy, improved or more stable moods, healthy skin, hair and eyes. The vitamins are important for proper nervous system and immune system function.…

Symptoms Of Anxiety – How To Recognize Them

The varying symptoms of anxiety differ from one individual to another. In this day and age, it is quite common to suffer from such a disorder, and it is a growing problem. That's why it's important to learn everything you can about it, either to help yourself or help a loved one. No matter who…

Everything You Need to Know About Helping Insomnia

Most of us have experienced a restless night when you can not switch your brain off to fall sleep. However for some people, this is a regular occurrence – with no "rhyme or reason" as to the contributors of this sleeplessness. From a medical point of view, sleeping pills are the "answer". From a natural…

Beautify Your House With Glass Balustrades

In this day and age, many people are now more adventurous when exploring new materials for design. Glass is slowly becoming one of the most sought after materials that evoke a modern appeal and a touch of elegance. Glass balustrades are no exception. Used as a balustrade for staircases, balconies, or terraces, a glass balustrade…

Best Foot Forward

Foot filing. If you use one of the new 'foot filing' products that are designed to remove dry skin from you feet (and resemble a mini cheese grater), please do so carefully, when your feet are dry; using it on wet feet can leave them sore. Foot bath. You do not need a specifically designed…

Ballet Dancing and Stone Bruise

Stone bruise are sore spots on the bottom of the feet. Stone bruise affects mainly the balls of the feet and can be quite painful, whether you are a ballet dancer or not. The condition feels as if there is a stone in the shoe pressing painfully on the ball of the foot, hence the…

Air Conditioning Repair – Check This First

When it comes to air conditioning systems, the best way to determine if your unit needs repair or replacement is to contact an air conditioning professional. This is especially important if you are not familiar with the intricate workings of an air conditioning system. To determine the extent of your air conditioners issues and repair…