Emergency SMS

The use of SMS messaging is becoming more common in many parts of daily life. In emergency situations as well, SMS is becoming increasingly utilised to help protect and aid the welfare of those at the heart of the disaster, as well as family and friends trying to help and confirm their safety. SMS has…

Garlic Breath

Garlic is notorious for causing garlic breath. You don’t even have to eat the stuff – just get it on your fingers and it will be absorbed through the skin and appear on your breath in moments. Though widely admired for flavor and healthful properties, garlic is no friend to take on a date. (If…

Navigating Drive-Through Window Pharmacy Services

People feel self-rewarded when they use time efficiently. To save time, drive-through banking, fast food, beverage depots, pharmacy, and cleaning services are taken for granted as a way of life. Wait a second? Drive-through windows for pharmacy services; is that a good choice? Drive-through pharmacy services are primarily about convenience and access. Understandably, when traveling…

Driving Under the Influence of Drugs

DUIs are most commonly associated with drunk drivers. In reality, drunk drivers represent only one group that composes DUI arrests. Often times, DUI arrests result from drivers who are under the influence of  drugs .  Drugs  include prescription  drugs , over-the-counter  drugs , illegal  drugs , or any other foreign substance that impairs your judgment. Drivers impaired by  drugs …

The Future of Herbal Medicines Within Modern Society

What are Herbal Medicines? “Herbalism is a traditional medicinal or folk medicine practice based on the use of plants and plant extracts. Herbalism is also known as botanical medicine, medical herbalism, herbal medicine, herbology, and phytotherapy.” 1 These medicines use plant-based materials for the treatment of specific symptoms or diseases with many herbs and herbal…

How to Live 100 Years

Would you like to live to the ripe old age of 100? Most of us would or, perhaps just be happy to be able to stretch our life span by a few more years. But despite all of today’s modern medicines, clinical diagnosis and scanning techniques, many will notch up little more than the Biblical…

Facial Paralysis and Birth Injuries

Parents who are expecting a child typically have many concerns to deal with, whether it be preparing their home for the baby or learning about how to care for a newborn infant. For many parents, giving birth to their new child is at once exciting and daunting. Unfortunately, complications with the birth or errors made…

Herniated Disc Exercises

Herniated disc is one of the most common spinal problems in the United States. Unfortunately, this medical condition can be both confusing and painful for people suffering from it. There are so many ways of dealing with a herniated or bulging disc that it is difficult to decide what is right for you. Should you…

I Got A BONE To Pick With Ya!

Thankfully, due to the forward thinking of most Americans nowadays, lifting weights is not that uncommon anymore. However, some men and women do not realize how important it is to maintain bone density for their later years. Osteoporosis, a disease linked to low bone density and structural deterioration of bone, is one of the leading…