Tonsil Stones 101 – Some of the Signs of Tonsil Stones

The tonsils are an important part of the human immune system. The help catch and kill bacteria or viruses in the mouth, helping to prevent infections. In the main, this system works well, however some people are prone to tonsil stones whose scientific name is tonsilloliths. This condition plagues many more people than one might…

The Top 10 Digestive Parasites

Digestive parasites cause very unpleasant symptoms. My own experience of having H pylori and Blastocystis hominis was particularly unpleasant, with digestive issues & energy problems. In fact, they are the root cause of many chronic health problems. Unfortunately western medicine does not acknowledge parasites as a problem. Parasites are easily passed from person to person…

Why Curing Phobias is Important

If you know you have a phobia, then you should know by now that it's an irrational fear. In fact, most phobias are silly even to those of us who have them, and the only reason that we harbor them, really, is that we're too emotionally or intellectually lazy to address them. The toughest part…

History of the Collar Stiffener or Collar Stay

Collar stiffeners are essential shirt accessories for the well-dressed man; they enable the shirt collar to lay flat against the collarbone rather than curling up or down. For none UK readers, what the British call collar stiffeners may be known as collar sticks, bones, tabs or stays, although stays are also those safety pin type…

Acid Attack – Are Your Teeth In Danger?

Your teeth may be at risk. Did you know that consuming acidic foods and drinks can lead to acid erosion of your teeth? Once softened by acid exposure, your tooth enamel becomes weakened and can be more easily worn away, even by just brushing your teeth! If you tend to grind your teeth at night,…

Do Adjustable Beds Actually Cure Back Pain?

Whether you are suffering from spinal disorders, broken leg, back pain or hip dislocation, sleeping on a standard bed may not be easy as the pressure on spine or back may lead to pain and discomfort. It is due to the increasing demand for pressure free comfort and the ability for people with limited disabilities…

Unusual Uses For Onions

My family on my mother's side tend to live a long time. My great grandmother was asked why that was, and he attributed it to eating green onions on a daily basis. Whether or not that's true ,ions have a lot of uses. Acne : Crush raw slices and mix with water, apply to the…

Small Business Inertia – Analysis Paralysis

It is good to do your analysis properly. But there is a downside to the analysis process that is lurking in the background. This is commonly referred to as the paralysis of analysis. The term "analysis paralysis" refers to a situation where the effort put into analyzing a particular aspect of your business exceeds the…

Introduction to Cancer Genetics

Cancer is a general term, describing a group of different diseases. Because these diseases are different, it is illegally that a general cure for cancer will evolve. Each type of cancer needs its own treatment program. There are two common properties for all types of cancer: 1. Abnormal proliferation (so called neoplasia, that results in…

Cowboys Running Back Out With Toe Injury

While many were carving turkey, the Dallas Cowboys were defeating the Seattle Seahawks. Although a sweet victory, Marion Barber left the game with a foot injury. The Dallas Cowboy's running back dislocated his right pinky toe. Now many wonder if he will be able to play in their next game against Pittsburgh on December 7th.…

Are Parents to Blame For Childhood Obesity?

 According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, over the past three decades the obesity rate for children between the ages of 6-11 has tripled. As a result the cases of childhood Type 2 diabetes has exploded, as has the number of cases of bone and joint problems caused by excessive weight.  Our super-sized…