Custom Motorcycle Patches

We have all seen motorcycle vests and jackets with elbow patches across their back. The amazing thing is that each one tells its own unique story, pledges loyalty, or is marketing to other groups / individuals that could gain potential members. In this brief article we will be taking a look at the components of…

Top 5 Ways to Sleep Better As A New Parent

For most people, getting a good night’s sleep is tough enough. In fact, according to the CDC, in 2016 35% of Americans are reported as not getting enough sleep on a nightly basis. That doesn’t even factor the quality of their sleep. Add in a little rug rat into the mix and you are likely…

Noise Pollution and Its Health Effects

I'm good at my profession because I have a fire to learn and be knowledgeable. Often I will start with a thinking and from there in will go on to research, interview, research, testing, research, research, research. When I actually have a problem I find the remedy for it. When people do not accept my…

Costa Rican Rodeos Embody the Pura Vida Spirit

Rodeos in Costa Rica are unlike their counterparts in other countries. While American Rodeo tours expand their market into large venues like football stadiums and promote the brand of the athletes, sponsors, and vendors, the Costa Rican rodeo maintains a localized and intimate feel that truly connects spectators to the challenge, dangers and thrills of…

What You Need to Know About Eye Allergies

Do not ignore itchy, watery eyes. Many times, this discomfort is caused by eye allergies, and depending on the severity, it may be easily treated. These allergies are uncomfortable, irritating and, at times, painful. What Are The Symptoms of Eye Allergies? Eye allergies commonly cause red, itchy eyes and swollen eyelids. This allergy can be…

Six Steps to a Career in Computer Science

Computer science is not for everyone. If you like math and solving puzzles, then you will probably enjoy computer programming. Give it a try and see if it's right for you. However, if you find puzzles to be tedious and frustrating then you should probably consider another line of work. Debugging computer programs can take…

I Have Prostate Cancer – Now What?

Prostate cancer is the leading death among men in America. Like any cancer, early diagnosis is key to survival. There are many treatment options available and they can be a bit confusing. Each has its own benefits and risks and may not be an option for each person. Many treatment options depend on your age,…

Understanding and Caring for Your Dry Skin

Your skin is exposed to many external and internal factors, which are sometimes responsible for skin disorders. In most cases, dry skin is caused by weather changes. The skin is driest during the cold season due to low temperatures and humidity levels. How to tell you have Dry Skin Dry skin feels scaly, chapped and…

What About Drugs for Anxiety and Depression?

As a counselor, I am often asked, "Can drugs be helpful for anxiety and depression?" The answer I give is "Yes" and "No." Yes, drugs may be useful for short-term help. No, drugs are not a good long-term solution. Anxiety and depression are not caused by a lack of drugs. Drugs do not heal the…

Questions About Hypertension? Get Them Answered Now

What is Hypertension. In medical terms today, the proper way to say high blood pressure is hypertension. Blood flows through the body through vessels and when these vessels get clogged for one reason or another, the heart is made to pump a lot harder in order to make sure that the blood does get through.…