Do Middle Aged Men Conceive More Girl Babies?

I sometimes hear from people who want help in gauging their chances or odds of conceiving the gender of their choice. Sometimes, they think they have special circumstances which might make their odds better or worse for what they are trying to achieve. One example of these special circumstances is the age of the father-to-be.…

What Is Alkalete?

The buzz in the health and wellness industry for the past several decades has been the use of antioxidants to dispel free radicals in the body. The education process has been so thorough, that today, about 70% of Americans claim to ingest daily antioxidants. So what’s the new buzz in the health and wellness arena?…

The Pursuit of Happiness Syndrome

Where did we go so wrong? I grew up in Kenya, went to school there, college and even worked there for about four years. I've never really thought of moving to America, it was not even in my realm of "Things to do before I die". That changed in 1998, when I met and married…

The Benefits of Wine on Your Health

How did wine come into being? Thousands of years ago, an unknown person must have accidently let some sweet fruit juice to ferment. May be this grape, figs or the juice of dates. This led to the fermentation of sugar present in the juice and that wine came into existence. Wine has become a common…

The Difference Between HDL and LDL Cholesterol

There is a soft waxy substance found in fats that are in the blood stream and all of your bodies cells, it is called cholesterol. It is used to form cell membranes, hormones, and needed for other things, that’s why it is an important part of the health of your body.┬áBut too much or too…

Different Types Of Depression

Depression is not a small societal problem. It affects a rather large segment of our population. The word depression is a broad topic, and actually there are a variety of different type of the condition known as depression. These different types of depression are defined by different types of symptoms that are present. The most…

3 Must Have Essential Oils to Calm Your Pet

The reason I love animals so much is that they give off an attitude of happiness, innocence and unconditional love to their people.  Our pets are just as happy being a part of our household as we are of having them with us. But sometimes an animal comes into our life that is a bit…

Antitumor Immune Response

Communication between the immune system and tumor cells takes place via both cell-cell contact-dependent receptor-ligand interactions and released cytokines / chemokines. T lymphocytes of the adaptive immune system learn in the thymus to distinguish various self or altered self-structures from non-self-structures present as peptides bound to major histocompatibility complex (MHC) class I or class II…

Foot Care for Diabetes Mellitus

Having diabetes can complicate your life in many ways. It can even cause problems for your feet. How can this happen? This disease, specifically named diabetes mellitus, is a chronic disorder that is characterized by high blood glucose levels. High sugar levels in the blood can result in tissue and organ damage. Diabetes mellitus is…

Links Between the Thyroid Malfunction and Obesity

The thyroid dysfunctions as well as the obesity cases have the tendency to multiply very rapidly. Doctors have discovered a connection between the two conditions, and have also explained that weight loss intent might be blocked by thyroid problems. The thyroid gland is the body's most important control organ; it keeps the energetic metabolism as…