Healthy Diet

One of the important things you can do for your overall health is to eat a healthy diet. Your diet affects your weight and increases your risks of health diseases. Deciding a healthy diet is easier to say than to do because it is tempting to eat less healthy foods. Different people decide different healthy…

77 tips for natural weight loss

In the twenty years from 1979-1991 the hospital costs for children and youth have risen from 35 million in 1979-1981 to 127 million from 1997-1991 (Preventing childhood Obesity: Health in the Balance, 2005, Institute of Medicine). The number of obese people is ever increasing. Here are some tips that may help people lose weight. Weight…

The Importance of First Aid

If your friend has an accident then the first person there will be the first aider or the person who will help her until others get there. First aid is about using your commonsense in ways that will keep your friend safe without doing harm to her. Until emergency help arrives, try to control bleeding.…

Hospital And Nursing Errors

Hospitals across the nation have a legal and moral responsibility to ensure their employees are properly trained to meet patient’s needs. Unfortunately, understaffing and limited funding leads to a hospital staff that is overworked and under-trained. The results can be devastating. Statistics reveal that more than 1,700 patients have died and nearly 9,500 have been…

Throat, Larynx And Trachea Problems

Throat General inflammations of the throat, associated with redness, swelling, and excessive discharge of mucus, may have many different causes. Most common, of course, is exposure to cold, or an extension of inflammation from the tonsils, the adenoids, or the nose. Excessive use of tobacco, excessive exposure to dust, smoke, and irritating fumes, and sudden…

Biomass Pyrolysis

Introduction Pyrolysis is the thermal decomposition of biomass occurring in the absence of oxygen. It is the fundamental chemical reaction that is the precursor of both the combustion and gasification processes and occurs naturally in the first two seconds. The products of biomass pyrolysis include biochar, bio-oil and gases including methane, hydrogen, carbon monoxide, and…

How To Take Dietary Supplements

To take or not to take dietary supplements is entirely dependent on what kind of foods you eat. There are times when our body, even if we eat a lot, still could not get the exact amount of minerals it needs therefore vitamin or mineral deficiency ensues. However, as the case may be, should our…

The Price for IVF in Nassau, Bahamas

In vitro fertilization is considered as the most effective ways of artificially conceiving a child.  This is why many couples in advanced or economically well-off countries have resorted to this method if they realize that having a child in the natural way seems impossible.  The problem however is that IVF is an expensive procedure.  Since…

Parkinson’s Disease – Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Many researchers have been working hard of finding a cure for Parkinson’s, but despite the best efforts of scientists from around the world, the search still continues. The good news is, however, that there are treatments available that can do a great deal to relieve the pain experienced by many Parkinson’s patients. Not all patients…

Keratosis Pilaris – Symptoms, Causes and Treatment

Keratosis pilaris is a very common benign skin condition appearing as small, whitish bumps on the upper arms and thighs, especially of children and young adults. Individual lesions of keratosis pilaris arise when a hair follicle becomes plugged with keratin, a protein found in skin, hair, and nails. Keratosis pilaris is most obvious during the teenage…

Danfoss Bd35 or Bd50 Compressor Fault Diagnosis Test

A really good and much under rated feature of the Danfoss BD35 and BD50 compressors are their inbuilt diagnostics function. Before doing anything else with a 12v or 24v fridge that is not working is make sure you test the controller on the Danfoss BD35 or BD50 compressor.  The following testing procedure must be carried…

Online Pharmacy: No Prescription Needed

Transactions started in about the year 2000, online pharmacies are the same as community pharmacies with the only difference that you buy your required drugs on the internet. Nowadays consumers are more at ease with a click on the medicine websites rather than going to a local drugstore. The reason is that no prior prescription…

Drugs, Alcohol and Self-Destructive Relationships

It is quite common for two addicts or alcoholics to find themselves struggling with relationship addiction because co-dependency accompanied by a drug or alcohol addiction is extremely consuming to those involved. Drug addiction is epitomised by loneliness and isolation. An addict’s drug and alcohol use makes interaction with un-addicted individuals difficult. Shame and guilt and…

Medicine in the Victorian Age

The beginning of the Victorian age was characterized by steady population growth with a new look on medicine and a fresh approach to science. During the Victorian age, physicians used the new science of optics in the form of microscopes to confirm the existence of bacteria, the main cause of many deadly illnesses. Numerous educated…