Drug and Alcohol Intervention and Treatment

An intervention happens when a group of family members, friends, and other loved ones come together to confront the addict about his or her addiction. The goal of the intervention is to help the addict see how these destructive choices are harming themselves and the ones who care about them. The purpose of this is…

Turmeric For Diabetes – New Medicine on the Block!

Turmeric is a spice associated to the ginger family with curcumin as its main incumbent. This spice is bright yellow in color with a pungent flavor to it. Although not a widely used spice outside the Indian and Middle Eastern countries, it has concern attention of the west in recent times thanks to the researchers…

4 Things You Should Know About Vitamin K

Vitamin K is a fat soluble vitamin. It was discovered by Henrik Dam in 1929 when he realized that a compound in cholesterol could prevent bleeding. In this article I am going to be covering this vitamin in greater detail by providing you with four things you should know about vitamin K. 1) IT IS…

Swine Flu – What is it and How to Avoid It

Basic Knowledge Swine Flu is caused by Influenza virus A (H1 N1). We need first to explain what's type A and what are H & N. Influenza viruses are divided into 3 main categories A, B & C; A virus causes world wide epidemics (pandemics) of influenza, B virus causes major outbreaks while C virus…

Cholesterol Management: Cholesterol and Diabetes

LDL cholesterol is sometimes called "bad cholesterol"; HDL cholesterol is sometimes called "good cholesterol." LDL is what takes the cholesterol out into the bloodstream to distribute it to where it is needed in the body. HDL takes the excess cholesterol out of the bloodstream and returns it to the liver. It is generally good to…

Sennheiser G4ME Zero PC Gaming Headset Review

I don’t usually get the chance to do many reviews on gaming headsets, so when I found out I could get my hands on a pair of these Sennheiser G4ME Zero’s, I took it! Big thanks to Sennheiser for sending these out to me! This G4ME Zero gaming headset is specifically designed to be used…

Alkaline Foods List – Discovering Alkaline-Rich Sources

Anthony Robbins, a popular health guru and book author was the one who first introduced the alkaline foods list to the public. He based this list on his alkaline-acid diet program which promotes a safer and more effective method of dieting. Although the alkaline-acid diet system was created to help overweight people lose excess pounds,…