Trimming the Fat on Heart Disease

Did you know that over one million people die each year from a heart attack, and a heart attack almost always due to the slow, long term breakdown of their cardiovascular system? My name is Lee Sharp; an avid participant in the Green Gossip health blog here in Florida, and a long time advocate towards…

The Biology of Muscle Growth

The sheer number of articles, opinions, magazines and experts on fitness and muscle growth makes the field of weight lifting appear more like the practice of medicine in the 16th century than a concrete science. Every day new theories, approaches and miracle workouts appear, contradicting each other and proclaiming that they have the truth, and…

Signs and Symptoms That You May Have a Brain Tumor

In 2012, 13,700 people died from brain or nervous system cancer and there were 22,910 new cases reported – that’s just one year. So many people are impacted by cancer whether as a patient or a relative or friend of a patient; because of this, people are always concerned that they will become one of…

Significations Of Planets

As the universe is sustained by the moon, the sun and the wind through their processes of rejection, attraction and circulation, so do the Kapha, Pitta and Vaata sustain the body. Just as different signs of the Zodiac and different Nakshatras rule over various part of the body, the various planets are also related to…

Get Rid Of Keratosis Pilaris in 3 Steps

After doing a lot of research and asking other KP sufferers what they do to get rid of their keratosis pilaris, I have come up with the 3 Steps below. These are the most popular and effective recommendations and I really hope they are of some benefit to you. In each step I’ve listed two…

COPD Stages

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease or COPD kills countless people in the United States every year and it has no cure. Caused mainly by smoking, the early identification of this disease helps is crucial in controlling the symptoms. Also, the medicine prescribed for the disease largely depends on the stage the disease is in. In the…

Cataract Surgery: Advantages and Disadvantages

Are you suffering from cataract in one or both eyes? Is the cloudiness of the eye’s natural lens is robbing you of your vision and quality of life? You no longer need to live with the vision impairment due to cataracts, thanks to cataract surgery. Anyone thinking about undergoing Cataract surgery should first understand what…

Hip Replacement Exercises – Pre & Post Surgery Hip Exercises

A diagnosis of osteoarthritis of the hip generally progresses to the likelihood of requiring a hip replacement in the near future. As the degenerative condition advances, it causes a decreased range of motion, pain, muscle weakness, gait changes, and tight muscles. Specific exercises designed for hip arthritis can help maintain range of motion at your…

Dealing With Water Problems Around the House

With the amount of pipes running through the house, there are bound to be times when things go wrong within the plumbing system. Here are a few problems that you may come across in the future and solutions on how to fix them. Remember that if the problem looks too big for you to fix,…

Best Beginner Snowboard

Is it possible to determine what is the best beginner snowboard? Yes, it is actually very easy. There are several qualities that beginners snowboards should have. If you are just starting out and don’t know what qualities to look for in a board here are some tips. Soft Flex Snowboard: A board that is easy…

Hand Arthritis – Different Treatments

Hand arthritis is the most common form of arthritis that mainly affects the fingers. As in most forms of arthritis the joints become inflamed resulting in pain. Essentially, a joint is made up of two bones that are covered by cartilage and are conjoined together moving smoothly across each other. If this smooth surface becomes…

Treatment For Eye Wrinkles

It’s all very well for us to comment about the way Granny’s eye wrinkles lined when she smiled that kind smile she had, but did you ask her about how she reacted when those first wrinkles appeared? It is a fact, the skin does wrinkle to a certain extent the older we grow, but due…

Anatomy of Rectus Abdominis (What Is Abs Muscle)

People spend a lot of time in the gym working their bodies out just to achieve that perfect washboard abs. But do they really know what the abdomen is? The rectus abdominis The Rectus abdominis or the abdominal muscles are the two pairs of muscles that line the frontal wall of the abdomen. These muscles…