African Sage

African Sage (Tarchonanthus Camphoratus) has long been acknowledged by the native peoples in the areas to which it is indigenous, as a valuable plant of multiple medicinal and spiritual properties. It grows wildly as a shrub or small tree in the Rift Valley region of Kenya and in parts of Southern Africa. It is known…

What Are Color Enhanced Diamonds and Are They For You?

Diamonds are naturally available in a very wide range of colors. Most people know about colorless diamonds and GIA’s color grading system that is used to classify a diamond’s body color… you know D, E, F, etc. This color grading system is only used to classify the most common diamond body color of yellow however…

Tricone Bits or PDC Bits: Which Does Your Project Require?

Tricone bits, sometimes referred to as button bits, have been the go-to well drilling option for over 70 years. However, over the past 20 years Polycrystalline Diamond Compact (PDC) fixed cutter bits have seen a meteoric rise. The differences between tricone and PDC bits are significant, and this article aims to offer a brief overview…

Hepatitis Part II – Types of Hepatitis

As we mentioned in previous articles, hepatitis is characterized by the destruction of a number of liver cells and the presence of inflammatory cells in the liver tissue caused by excessive alcohol drinking, disorders of the gall bladder or pancreas, including medication side effects, and infections. There are many other infective agents that can cause…

What’s The Purpose Of Coughing?

Coughing can be very annoying. It will not only produce sounds that may disturb the people around you but it can also be very painful such as in the case of dry cough. But what is the purpose of coughing? Why do people cough? Coughing is the body’s natural way of clearing the pathways in…

Cirrhosis…when the Liver Finally Loses the Battle

Cirrhosis…When The Liver Finally Loses The Battle. by Ken P        People other than health-care professionals who are directly involved with trying to save the lives of alcoholics have no concept of the agony, destruction, degradation, and just plain waste caused by this disease. The following article is definitely not for the ‘faint of heart,…

Hemorrhoid Cream – Quick Path to Relief

Hemorrhoid cream can be used to ease the symptoms that external hemorrhoids cause. Most people suffering from the problem want something fast and to stop the discomfort and pain. A hemorrhoid cream can be used to ease symptoms such as itching and burning. Creams can either be prescribed or bought over the counter. They can…

Dog Overeating – Which Breeds Are High-Risk?

Hope for the opposite as we may, humans don’t enter this world on an even playing field. Even excluding complex socioeconomic issues, inequality lurks in our medical charts: some of us are genetically predisposed for medical issues such as heart disease and certain cancers. A study from Harvard’s School of Public health suggests that our…

Agent Orange Rashes – Understanding Skin Issues

Agent orange was used during the Vietnam War and is a chemical that was implemented to destroy the growth of forests in Vietnam as well as to destroy the food resource supplies. Not only did it destroy plants, it had very damaging results on human beings. It was used initially for crop growth and then…

Salmonella Infection – Get A Health Symptom Diagnosis

Symptoms of Salmonella Infection usually involve diarrhea and abdominal pain, discomfort and cramps. A salmonella infection is a kind of food poisoning and these signs and symptoms and others tend to develop inside 12 to 72 hrs after an individual eats or drinks anything contaminated with the salmonella bacteria. The illness can be present for…