Women at Risk For High Cholesterol

Even a woman who routinely aces her medical tests may earn less-than-perfect scores at cutting-edge preventive health centers. At some health centers the goal is to get women to lower risk factors beyond standard recommendations. Here are some answers to your questions on the numbers that translate into maximum protection. What cholesterol levels do you…

Lowering High Cholesterol Levels

Raised cholesterol level equals increased risk of heart disease and in many cases diabetes and many forms or cancer. There are two main causes of high cholesterol levels: – Saturated fats – found mostly in animal products – Hydrogenated fats – found mostly in pastries, cookies, margarines and other processed foods. You can take an…

Steps and Tips on Implementing ITIL Problem Management

ITIL defines an “Incident” as any unplanned interruption to an IT service or reduction in the quality of an IT service and ITIL defines a “Problem” as the cause of one or more of those incidents. The primary objectives of taking on Problem Management are to prevent problems and resulting incidents from happening, to eliminate…

Ten Tips to Move House Without a Bipolar Episode

There is a stress-meter that lists all the high-stress situations of Western life. At the top is ‘death of a spouse’. Next most stressful is moving house. People with bipolar disorder usually need to be careful of high-stress situations. While bipolar disorder is not a stress-related illness, when the stress mounts up we may not…

Delayed Ejaculation – Causes & Treatments

When it comes to male sexual problems everyone’s heard of impotence and premature ejaculation. But despite being the third most common form of sexual dysfunction in men, very few ever think of ‘delayed’ ejaculation in the same light. For the eight percent of men who do suffer from the problem however, delayed (also referred to…

Vitamin B1 (Thiamine) – The Mood Booster Vitamin

Vitamin B1 is known as the “mood-booster” vitamin because of its dramatic effect on our nervous system and our mood. Besides supporting the nervous system, vitamin B1 helps with carbohydrate metabolism, boosts our immune system, wards off mosquitoes, helps develop red blood cells, maintains muscle tissue, promotes growth in children and helps control motion sickness.…

When Did People Start Using Soap?

Using water as a cleaning agent has been around since the beginning of man. Not long after that, people found out that water couldn’t clean everything. In looking for ways to clean things better, someone figured out that a mixture of ashes and fats cleaned better than water alone. The earliest origin of soap making…

History of the Suzuki GT550

The Suzuki GT 550 was part of their famous GT (Grand Touring) series of the 1970s, which included the GT750 and GT380. Manufactured for six years (1972 to ’77), the GT550 was available in 6 different models, starting with the 1972 GT550J and ending with the 1977 GT550B. As a result, each year the motorcycle…

The Joy of Living

Life is beautiful on its own. I realize this after I translated the short story Good Luck and Best Wishes from Chinese into English. In the story, people live a primitive life with few modern belongings in a far-off mountainous area; however, they enjoy life enormously. A bowl of fermented spirits, a flowery bun, colorful…

Dealing With Difficult People In Your Life

When coming face to face with a difficult or irrational person, most likely anger is the main subject matter here. If it takes two hands to clap, then it takes one to step back and let the anger and abuse bounce off. Imagine that the abuse hurl at you as a parcel in the mail,…

Belly Dancing for Fun and Physical Fitness

Belly dancing students have a lot of fun learning the movements of this beautiful art form of dancing. It is a fun discipline because both students and dancers enjoy this form of freelance dancing. This dance is unlike repetitive exercises which are boring and make you feel that you are laboring grudgingly. The dancer stretches,…

Staxyn – An overview

Every man in this world has been known to experience some or the other health problems, the numbers now increasing. Sexual problems are a part of these health problems that are experienced by men. The most common sexual problems that are experienced by men include ejaculation problems, problems regarding orgasm, lack of sexual problems and…