The Secret to Hitting a Golf Ball Straight

The most common type of problem almost all golfers face at one point in time is a slice or hook. There are really only two reasons why a golf ball will curve in mid-air, and the secret to curing that slice is to find out which one is plaguing you specifically and fix it. Who…

10 Reasons Why People Travel

When people decide to leave the comforts of their home and venture to other locations there is usually a reason behind it. Whether the cause to travel was a last minute whimsy or had an actual purpose, it makes one think about all of the reasons why people travel. Reflect on the last time you…

Laser Gum Surgery – What You Should Know

This is a treatment that has just been recently developed for treating gum disease. With this surgery it will remove gum tissue that is diseased using a laser light. It is a procedure that no scalpel is used. How long the procedure takes will depend on how much of the gum tissue is diseased. Most…

Decoding The Depression Puzzle

Are We Overusing Antidepressants? Eleven percent of Americans over 12 years old take antidepressants, which is the second most commonly prescribed medication in the U.S., after cholesterol-lowering drugs. Many more women than men use them. About 21 percent of women aged 20 and over take them; among women aged 40-59, the rate is 25 percent.…

Connected: Mob Stories From My Past – Review

This is not a sentimental world. Crime occurs on a daily–or rather, a second to second–basis. Some of these crimes are committed by individuals with no conscience or ability to comprehend (or care) about the consequences of their actions. Others, however (and some of the most horrific), are carried out by loving fathers, family men,…

Confused About Where To Begin Getting Weight Loss Help?

With the wide variety of choices available when it comes to getting weight loss help, it is not surprising that many people wind up confused about which dieting and weight loss plan is right for them. From organized dieting and meal plan programs such as Nutrisystem, Medifast and Weight Watchers to proper workout routines and…

Is There a Health Effect of Drugs in Drinking Water?

Recent studies by the Environmental Protection Agency and the US Geological Survey have found small amounts of pharmaceuticals in our drinking water. The drugs found in drinking water were measured in parts per billion or trillion. Pharmaceuticals and Personal Care Products (PPCPs) make up a wide variety of chemical substances, including prescription, cosmetic, over-the-counter pharmaceutical…

Aquatic Therapy: Here’s Why Water Power Works

Athletes can recover faster with aquatic therapy following an injury. During rehabilitation, treatment plans can be implemented before land therapy protocols for earlier injury intervention. Aquatic therapy also keeps athletes conditioned as they recover so they are ready to play as soon as they are back in the game. This ultimate training and recovery tool…

Asthma Part 1: An Overview

Welcome to this first part of a four-part series on asthma, where we aim to understand what it is and how it can be managed. Asthma is a chronic lung disease that causes inflammation and narrowing of the airways in the lungs. Recurring periods of wheezing, chest tightness, shortness of breath, and coughing are all…

Anointed Versus Talented – What’s the Difference?

Talent is defined as: “Natural endowment or ability of a superior quality”. The word talent comes from a Greek word that also tells us about something of great value as described in Matthew 25:15-30. Talent for artists is the skill and natural ability to create. It can be enhanced by training and practice. Being anointed…

Treating High Blood Pressure With Acupressure

A very simple acupuncture treatment, which is often self-administered within the comforts of a person’s home, proves to be effective for some the symptoms associated with muscle pain. Besides its applications for the disease, acupuncture points have been put to use as a beauty treatment for tens and thousands of years. Usually, versatile acupuncture is…