How To Know If You Have A Corn Allergy?

If you have a corn allergy, you have what is called a contact allergy. This occurs when the immune system overreacts to the protein that in corn producing antibodies that are meant to fight off those corn proteins that are so harmful. The protein in corn triggers the immune system to react by releasing antibodies…

It’s a Sick World

It’s no joy to be sick. It’s even less joy when your child is sick. But the most unjoy is when you AND your child are sick together. That happened to my poor wife a few weeks ago. She and Little Lady, going on three years old, both had a cold — with all the…

What Leads to Pharmaceutical Liability?

The Pharmaceutical Approval Process The FDA involvement starts at the beginning of drug development. Before a new drug ever enters a human body, it must be tested thoroughly in animal toxicity trials. These studies allow developers to see what dosages and areas of safety need observation during human studies and ensure that the drug is…

5 Home Remedies To Beat Menstrual Pain

Do you dread your approaching menstrual period? Does it make you irritable, give you cramps, make you weak and uncomfortable? Menstruating women deal with so many problems ranging from cravings to pain and body malaise. While you cannot entirely prevent these from occurring, there are home remedies that will help you tone down the extent…

Team Building – The Principle for Organizational Growth

Any organizations depend on teams to develop new products, solve problems, improve quality, and increase productivity. Each individual in a team is required to work with many different groups of people in their professional as well as personal lives. Joining in a new team and immediately being expected to get along with them is somewhat…

Finding Humor in Everything

Humor can come from unexpected sources. I work in the medical field and while you might not think that would be a hotbed of comedic material, it really can be. Health care workers and patients alike are surrounded by illness and death and need the natural outlet and stress relief provided by laughter. Gallows humor…

Shifting Your Metabolism To Fat Loss Mode

Instead of taking weight loss upon your head and treating it like the world's most difficult task, take a minute out to relax and change your thoughts. Consider it as a renovation towards your life. It is essential that you readjust your thinking and take it up as a normal "change". Keep Reading. You're about…

Health Begins With Water

Health begins with water. Since the body is made mostly of water (about 70%), all body functions are dependent on water. I guess you could call water a universal solvent. Most nutrients with the exception of fats are dissolved in water, transported in the water-based blood system and used by water-filled cells. And, because the…