Handicapping 101: Cold Weather

Ever wonder why your fingers, toes, ears and other extremes get especially cold in frigid weather? The body adjusts to extremely cold weather by adjusting the flow of blood. Crucial organs, such as the heart and liver, get more blood which is diverted away from the extremities, such as the fingers, toes and ears. Blood…

Panasonic DMP-BD60 1080p Blu-ray Disc Player

As a writer for a local technology publication, I have had the privilege of testing and reviewing tones of consumer electronics. The Blu-ray movie format looks set to take over DVDs and major manufacturers like Panasonic, Sony, LG and Samsung are already in the race to produce the best Blu-ray players. At the time of…

Wild Peppermint, the Plant or Medicine?

Mint (Mentha piperita) is one of the most popular herbs used for centuries in folk medicine. In modern medicine, the Mint used against many pains, aches, infection and infection, for making tea, preparing essential oils, pharmaceuticals and cosmetics. Types: Among the basic types of mint, the difference between: wild mint, mint tame, the English mint…

Are Eating Disorders Related To Bad Habits (Part 1)?

Eating disorders are characterized by an abnormal obstruction with food and weight. Eating disorders are much more noticed in women than in men due to the fact that men often do not seek help. We believe, that for most people, a link exists between habits formed long ago and eating disorders. An eating disorder is…

Be Proactive In The Treatment Of Diabetes

Once diagnosed with diabetes, the first and most important step is to educate yourself. Armed with adequate knowledge, you will then be able to make wise decisions when choosing a doctor to help with your treatments. The doctor should provide you with information on how to control your blood sugar level, what are the treatments…

Depression and Changing Your Mind-Set

What we need to bear in mind is that the conscious mind uses the information stored in the subconscious mind. We will use beliefs as an example. If you wish to change your beliefs then you need to re-educate your subconscious mind. "If you always think what you've always thought, you will always get what…

A Natural Anxiety Remedy

In a fast-paced, pressure-filled society, stress and anxiety are on the rise. In 2010, it was expected that 40 million people would have experienced anxiety at some stage- in the US alone. Relaxation is the absence of arousal from sources such as anxiety or fear; it is an emotional state of low tension. Relaxation is…

Reasons for Biting Nails Explained

Nail biting stems from a nervous condition. Usually the condition developed from childhood and ignited from emotional fluctuations that have not been explored. Until the entity deals with the emotional reason by exploring the past, it is likely that person will continue biting his or her nails. The reasons for biting nails must be explained…

The Top Toe Nail Fungus Treatments Available Today

There are a lot of toe nail fungus treatments available today. It ranges from do-it-yourself home remedies, to prescription drugs as well as natural remedies for it. Most of these remedies may have mixed results with different people, some have even very dangerous side effects that may result in death. But the general rule is…

Japanese Food – Five Dishes for Newcomers

Japanese food, once little more than a niche occupant in the greater scope of American cuisine, has become increasingly popular in recent years. The harmony of flavors and light emphasized in the typical Japanese dish appeals to the palettes of many in the United States, where heavy and often deep fried foods have long dominated…

Cardiovascular Disease – Take Care of Your Heart

The disease which involves the heart or blood vessels and has an impact over cardiovascular disease of body is termed as the cardiovascular disease. This includes coronary heart disease ie heart attack, high blood pressure, rheumatic heart disease, heart failure and peripheral artery disease. These diseases are the result of a number of factors including…

The Cause of Heart Disease

If both of your parents and your grandparents suffer from hear disease then you may think you are also doomed to suffer from heart disease. There is good news, heredity can be a cause of heart disease, it is but one factor among may factors that must be taken into account when assessing your risk…