4 Steps to Replacing Garage Door Springs

Picture this if you will – it’s early in the AM hours you’re out cold. Suddenly, a loud crash wakes you from your deep sleep. You spring up and out of bed to find the source of the noise? Has the zombie apocalypse begun? Are Charlie Sheen and Emilo Estevez really delinquent garbage men? Or…

Cow Birthing – Preparing for Labor and Birth

Cow birthing–or “calving,” as it is primarily known as–can be an anxious and highly anticipated time for any farm or ranch, large or small, especially one where calving season is defined, or if you have a small herd of only one to five cows in your care. One thing that should be stressed when dealing…

Ginseng – Is It Really Beneficial or an Asian Myth?

For thousands of years, ginseng has been revered in the Orient as an almost magical natural supplement with amazing benefits for those who use it regularly. It is said that ginseng will boost the immune system, enhance vitality, increase physical endurance, increase mental alertness, and treat illnesses like colds, fevers, headaches, and vomiting. It is…

Eczema Home Treatment – Tips to Control Your Eczema

The itching, burning pain of eczema can rule your life making it nearly impossible to concentrate and be yourself in social situation. The dry rashes characteristic of this condition can do more than cause irritation but can affect your health and mental wellbeing also. To add to these woes many go to their doctor and…

What Causes Your Vehicle’s Catalytic Converter to Fail?

The main function of your catalytic converter is to convert harmful gasses in your exhaust into safer elements before they are emitted by your vehicle. Most converters are made from thin and fragile ceramic, and their operation is delicate and relies on the proper functioning of many other engine and exhaust components. This means that…

Pregnancy and Addiction

It is understandably difficult for people who have never struggled with addiction to feel shocked and appalled when a pregnant woman becomes addicted to drugs or alcohol. However, few people realize that just as pregnancy couldn’t stop a serious disease such as cancer, it isn’t going to stop an addicted pregnant woman from using. Because…

Choosing an Outboard Motor For Your Dinghy

30 years ago American manufacturers dominated the outboard motor market.Names such as Mercury, Johnson, Evinrude and Chrysler, led the field competing with each other to produce bigger and better outboard engines. However, while this was going on they were neglecting the smallest of the outboards. These are the outboard motors that sell in the greatest…