Keeping Your Heart And Brain Healthy

Do you know that there is a connection between homocysteine ​​and your heart and brain health? Homocysteine ​​is a type of amino acid (building block of protein) that is produced by the human body during protein metabolism. It is not obtained from the diet. The body makes homocysteine ​​from the amino acid methionine in the…

Childhood Obesity – Start Early

I had an interesting experience yesterday. I was waiting to pick up our three year old granddaughter from a special class at a public school. While I was waiting, school let out and the kids started running around the front lawn. Many of them were overweight and some by quite a bit. One of the…

The Benefits Of Having HDV Lasik Surgery

If you happen to be a part of billions of people worldwide who depend on corrective eyewear or contact lenses, then perhaps you have thought about undergoing a curative procedure. Known as lasik (laser assisted in Situ Keratomileusis) surgery, a patient that is a good candidate for the procedure can dramatically have their vision changed…

The Chemistry of Allergies

An allergy is characterized as an immune reaction to the presence of certain substances in one’s body. Allergies occur when the immune system mistakes a harmless substance for a pathogen. The immuniglobin responsible for allergies is the IgE immuniglobin. Humans are not born with IgE antibodies in their body. The IgE develops 10 days after…

Top 5 Ways to Sleep Better As A New Parent

For most people, getting a good night’s sleep is tough enough. In fact, according to the CDC, in 2016 35% of Americans are reported as not getting enough sleep on a nightly basis. That doesn’t even factor the quality of their sleep. Add in a little rug rat into the mix and you are likely…

Anal Ordeals – Hemorrhoids, Fissures, and Pruritus Ani

A sore, itchy, bleeding anus is commonly referred to as a “hemorrhoid,” but may actually be something else. Hemorrhoids can exist alone or in conjunction with fissures, pruritis ani, or even cancer. Learn the differences so you can choose the best treatment. Fissures, or tears in the mucous membrane of the anus, are very common…

Bloat and Dogs – Potentially Deadly

Bloat, also known as gastric dilatation, is a condition in dogs that can kill the dog in a matter of hours. Unlike in human where the person simply sits down and relaxes for a little while after feeling bloated and it will go away, when there is a bloat in a dog, it could literally…

Cervical Traction: The Best Way to Heal a Sore Neck

Traction is a centuries old treatment that has been administrated by chiropractors for treating conditions like a sore neck or a sore back. Alternately, traction therapy may be used for decompressing any of the ailing joints. Who Can Use Traction Therapy Traction may broadly be seen as application of continuous force to stretch the spine.…

Noise Pollution and Its Health Effects

I'm good at my profession because I have a fire to learn and be knowledgeable. Often I will start with a thinking and from there in will go on to research, interview, research, testing, research, research, research. When I actually have a problem I find the remedy for it. When people do not accept my…

Pet Allergy – Diagnosis and Medications

Just as a human can develop allergies, domesticated animals can display adverse health symptoms from exposure to fleas, environmental and dietary allergens. Allergens can be inhaled, ingested or come in contact with a pet’s skin, resulting in a variety of digestive, respiratory or dermic symptoms. Thankfully, there are reliable testing methods available to accurately diagnose…

Low Penis Sensitivity: Tips to Help With Delayed Ejaculation

Since the release of seed usually coincides with orgasm for men, males who habitually experience delayed ejaculation often do not enjoy the sexual experience as much as they wish to. When diminished penis sensitivity makes release a problem, even when practicing appropriate penis care, a man may become frustrated and dissatisfied. The issue Men who…

Battle Obesity With Kids Aprons

In the United States right now, the rate of obesity in children and teens has tripled since the early 1980s. Currently, rate of obese children in the United States sits at 32 per cent, which is a horrible percentage. This means that one-third of all children are overweight and that can cause some serious problems…

Costa Rican Rodeos Embody the Pura Vida Spirit

Rodeos in Costa Rica are unlike their counterparts in other countries. While American Rodeo tours expand their market into large venues like football stadiums and promote the brand of the athletes, sponsors, and vendors, the Costa Rican rodeo maintains a localized and intimate feel that truly connects spectators to the challenge, dangers and thrills of…