Congestive Heart Failure

Congestive heart failure is a dramatic and potentially deadly occurrence. When there is no longer enough oxygen being transported in the blood stream, the heart cannot maintain its function. Many people who have a first heart attack do not know that they have congestive heart failure until the heart attack happens. Five million American adults…

Resveratrol and List of Heart Diseases

The American Diet is Killing Us Below is a list of heart diseases. All disease is caused by an imbalance in the body, eating good food, exercise, stress management and taking supplements provide the best way to combat all disease. General Heart Diseases * Myocardial Infarction (Heart Attack) * Atherosclerosis * Coronary Thrombosis * Aortic…

Heart Attack Pain and Emergency Measures

In heart attack it is common that the pain is either very intense or mild. Its’ intensity can veary a lot from case to case. One specific sign of a myocardial infarction is, as in the angina pain, the growth in intensity during the first minutes. The site of pain is usually behind the breastboneand…

What is Heart Disease?

UNDERSTANDING THE BASICS OF YOUR  HEART  AND  HEART   DISEASE  Understand the basics associated with your heart and blood vessels. Here you will get an understanding of all the different types of cardiovascular disease that can be confusing. Get a basic overview of cardiovascular  disease  and the conditions that can affect your  heart  and blood vessels.…

Get Rid of a Cold Sores Outbreak For Good

Experiencing recurring cold sores outbreaks is very annoying and frustrating. These fluid filled blisters on the edge of your lips seem to appear on occasions that you need to be flawless and beautiful. In most cases it appears on special occasions like weddings, much awaited vacations and other special events in your life. Although this…

HGH (Human Growth Hormone) Research

Human Growth Hormone (HGH, also known as Somatotropin) has a beneficial effect on every cell of our body. On command from the hypothalamus, the pituitary gland produces Human Growth Hormone, but as we get older, the pituitary gland does not release it. Science once believed that HGH was only required while the body grew to…

A Brain Tumor Symptom – Truth About Neck Pain Revealed

Brain tumor symptoms can be hard to recognize, simply because of the variety of symptoms that can occur. Symptoms ranging from headaches and neck pain to seizures and stomach problems are all brain tumor symptoms. These symptoms occur when the brain tumor causes damage to various clusters of nerve cells, causing spurious signals or a…

How Can You Diagnose Dehydration?

Diagnosing dehydration is not always an easy thing for some people. What about you? There are several things we can use as the basics to detect dehydration. It should be done by the health care practitioner. The examination of the patient has the purpose to assess the level of this condition and finally find the…

Pirate Riddles

There are many games kids can play for events, birthdays and at family gatherings. One of the best games is Pirate Riddles. This is a form of a treasure hunt game. Although there are many variations to pirate themes, there is bound to be a pirate treasure hunt that can please any age group of…

How Many People Die an Hour Smoking?

Recently, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) embarked on a major 50 state anti-smoking effort. The thrust of the program is to enhance public education and to develop a national anti-smoking policy. Simply stated, the goal is to reduce the death count (and related illnesses) from smoking in the United States. Currently some 444,000 people…

The Importance of Hand Grip Testing

In order to become a Sheriff or Police Officer, applicants undergo a hand grip strength test using a hand dynamometer and must exceed a minimum score in both dominant and non-dominant hand. Recent studies have shown that grip strength is a good predictor for identifying populations at higher risk for heart disease and stroke. In…

Causes of Groundwater Pollution

The risk of groundwater pollution is increasing both from the disposal of water materials and from the widespread use by industry and agriculture of potentially polluting chemicals in the environment. Groundwater pollution can occur either as discrete, point sources (e.g. from landfills), or from the wider, more diffuse use of chemicals, such as the application…