The Different Types of Heartburn

Understanding the Different Types of Heartburn Before you start looking for a solution for heartburn, it is better to understand which type of heartburn you are suffering from. This might sound surprising but the fact is that heartburns are classified under different types, depending upon the cause and severity. If you want to learn more…

Is Mastic Gum Effective Against H Pylori?

Mastic gum is a tree resin obtained from the Pistacia lentiscus tree, which is grown on the island of Chios in Greece. Of all the natural products used to treat H pylori, mastic gum is probably the best known. Several studies support the contention that mastic gum has an anti-bacterial action against H pylori. However…

The Heart – Steps to a Healthy Heart

About a million people in the United States alone in the year 2000 lost their lives to cardiovascular diseases. It basically means of all the deaths in that specific year, about 40% were attributed to the heart. For both genders, it is definitely the number one leading cause of death. Heart diseases arise as a…

Excessive Night Sweats – When to Relax and When to Worry

Although every person sweats during the day and night, some people find themselves sweating more than they think is normal during the night. The medical term for this is a little obvious: excessive night sweats. For most people the causes are either genetic or environmental, but for some the cause of their excessive night sweats…

Twin Flames: The New Relationship Paradigm

Everyone has a Twin Flame. Everyone has an image of their perfect mate in their psyche and can describe them in detail. It is our anima and animus. We project these qualities onto our mates when we fall in love and marry. Most of us work with our Twin Flame unconsciously, but during this generation,…

Epstein Barr Virus – How Long Does It Last?

A common question many doctors hear is “How long does Epstein Barr virus last?”. Typically symptoms of Epstein Barr virus last from 1 – 4 weeks. Studies amongst university populations have estimated that 20% of EBV patients return to work within one week, 50% within 2 weeks of becoming ill. In some cases, Epstein Barr…

Home Remedies For That Annoying Cough

Most coughs are very uncomplicated. A simple cough may be caused by a tickle in the throat, or by coming in contact with someone that has a cold. There are, of course, more serious coughs such as those due to smoking or allergies. Regardless of the cause, there are things that you can do to…

Can Acupuncture Help Bronchitis?

Acupuncture is a healing system that has been practised for thousands of years in the East and these days it continues to increase in popularity in the Western World. If you know nothing about acupuncture it may seem odd that sticking needles in a person could alleviate various health conditions, including bronchitis. My First Experience…

The Problem of Rationality in the History of African Philosophy

Introduction The discourse on problem of rationality in African Philosophy has been associated historically with two related happenings: Western discourse in Africa and the African response to it . The Western discourse had come in form of such notorious proclamations and claims as “reason is Greek”, “emotion is African”, which meant to them that Africans…

Aerospace Aluminium Alloys

It would be a truism to say all aircraft are different with differing materials requirements. Military aircraft have fewer flying hours in a lifetime and fatigue and corrosion resistance are less of a consideration than in a civil aircraft with required life of 30,000 flying hours or more. Where the properties of aluminium alloys are…

Everything You Need To Know About Barbie

Skipper. Midge. Ken. Barbie. Everyone knows these names, but do you know the name Ruth Handler? You should, she’s the one who brought Barbie and her friends to life in 1959. Ruth was the wife of Elliot Handler, a co-founder of Mattel toy company. In 1954, Ruth noticed that her daughter, Barbara, often gave her…