Calcium Carbonate for Treating Anxiety

Calcium Carbonate otherwise known as or Cal Carb, Calcium Carbonate, Oyster Shell, Mother of Pearl or Carbonate of Limeis is the mineral that all sea shells are made of, and is not too different from the calcium in human bones. The homeopathic remedy is made only from Oyster shell with the mother-of-pearl removed. They are…

Top 20 Phil Collins and Genesis Hits

Singer, songwriter, drummer, keyboardist and actor, Philip Collins was born in London, England in 1951. Before his musical career took off, Phil was a child actor, who appeared as the Artful Dodger in the London production of Oliver. He also appeared as an extra in the Beatles film, “A Hard Day’s Night” in 1964 and…

How Can Finger Splints Help Common Injuries?

What are the common types of finger injuries? There are several ways you can injure them, and all of these injuries can be very painful. One of them is a fracture. When you get a fracture, it can be hard to do everyday tasks. It can be hard to eat, brush your teeth, get dressed,…

Types of Down Syndrome

Down syndrome is a congenital defect that leads to both physical and mental problems. This genetic disorder is a common disability, affecting 1 in every 700-800 babies per year. It occurs more frequently to babies born to older mothers. In fact, by age 45, a woman carries a 1 in 45 chance of giving birth…

Dangers of Ice Skating

Ice skating is not all glamor and grace. There are also inherent dangers, and all ice skaters, especially the beginners, should be aware of these. In the year 2007 alone, 4,500 skaters were injured in Austria, requiring hospital care. Wrist and head injuries topped the list. The Fall Falling on ice is the first danger…

The English Toy Spaniel AKA King Charles Spaniel

The English Toy Spaniel can become overwhelmed with too much activity. They prefer to be the aristocratic and watch from the owner’s lap. For this reason, they are not a good dog to have in a family of children. They will tolerate children for a visit, but would rather not live with the activity. Cautious…

Supplements for Health, Fitness and Longevity Include a Range of Chinese Teas

Tea’s origin was China. The Zhuo (1034-246 BCE) Qin (361-296 BCE) and Han (206 BCE-226 CE) Dynasties all embodied extensive tea-drinking. Tea use for medicinal nutritional, health, fitness and longevity purposes is determined via the ‘Wuxing’ or 5 Elements School system underpinning (TCM) Traditional Chinese Medicine, Acupuncture, Massage, Health Qigong, Feng Shui, Keep-fit, Wu-Shu-Kung Fu,…

Hypothalamus – Role in Motivation and Behaviour

“Behaviour is ultimately the product of the brain, the most mysterious organ of them all.” Ian Tattersall (from Becoming Human.Evolution and Human Uniqueness, 1998) The question of why we are motivated to certain behaviours is perhaps one of the most fundamental in Psychology. Since Pavlov described conditioning in dogs in his famous 1927 paper, scientists…

Can High Fructose Corn Syrup Cause Liver Scarring?

In a recent report by Dr. Mercola, he alleges that high fructose corn syrup might cause fibrosis (or scarring) in the liver. His report, featured in the March 23, 2010 edition of Science Daily, describes a study conducted with a test group of 400 adults all of whom had non-alcoholic liver disease, all of whom…

Eczema Diet – The Top 3 Superfoods for Healthy Skin

Most dermatologists use conventional methods for the treatment of eczema and believe me I’ve used them all. They prescribe topical treatments such as salves or ointments; or prescriptions intended to suppress most eczema symptoms. Unfortunately, these specialists seldom prescribe an Eczema Diet. An Eczema Diet is a diet which comprises natural Superfoods which are very…