Classification of Values

Education is a social process; Education is growth; Education is not preparation for life; Education is life itself. — John Dewey The prosperity of a country depends not on the abundance of its revenues, not on the strength of its fortifications, not on the beauty of its public buildings; but it consists in the number…

Back Pain: Strains and Sprains

Lower back pain can result from various causes. Many people suffer from back pain from time to time. There can be many reasons responsible for causing lower back pain. Strains and sprains are the foremost reasons. Due to a common lack of knowledge, people believe that they both are the same. However strains and sprains…

The Oligodendroglioma Brain Tumor Explained

The oligodendroglioma is a rare tumor that develops in the brain. It is created by the cells that are located in the connective tissue that surround the nerve cells of the brain. The symptoms that the patient experiences are heavily dependent upon the location of the tumor itself. While more common among the adult population,…

An Overview of the Pancreas and Pancreatic Tumors

Pancreatic tumors, as their name states, occur in the pancreas. They are growths or masses of abnormal cells that occur on various parts of the pancreas. In the mind of most people, the pancreas is a little-understood organ. But to understand pancreatic tumors, one must understand the affected organ. A relatively small structure about 6…

Understanding Human Growth Hormone and Its Uses

While its name sounds simple enough to understand, Human Growth Hormones have so many uses that it is also offered as a prescription drug for human disorders / deficiencies or as a supplement that can help with many factors such as in building muscles, weight loss, and general body development. The normal production of Human…

Dog Grooming – How To Do Dog Grooming At Home

If you have decided that you would like to groom your own dog you will need to choose the correct dog grooming tools to enable you to carry out this necessary task satisfactorily. By doing this task yourself you will unduly save yourself the money you would otherwise pay to have a professional dog groomer…

5 Nutritious Foods for Your Tokay Gecko

Tokay geckos are very fascinating pets. Known for their bluish gray color and orange spots, and their short temperateness, Tokays have a sensitive sense of smell and taste. They love eating insects, especially live ones. Their diet plays an important role in their overall health. This is the reason you need to give particular attention…

Down Syndrome – Symptoms and Characteristics

One of the most common chromosomal disorders, Down syndrome is associated with the mental retardation and malformation in a newborn. The main cause of Down syndrome is the presence of an extra 21st chromosome. Generally children with Down syndrome show slower physical and mental development than a normal child. There may also be other health…

Alcohol Addiction

A tremendous amount of medical and psychological research has taken place to determine the exact nature of alcohol abuse. Few people would have difficulty diagnosing alcohol addiction in the wino passed out on the sidewalk. We know that any drinking by a pregnant woman is alcohol abuse due to its propensity to cause fetal alcohol…

Preventing Ankle Sprains – Taping (Part 5)

A very effective way of reducing the occurrence of ankle sprains is to tape the ankle. Ankle taping procedures have been used by athletic trainers for decades in with the goal of protecting the joint. Most ankle taping procedures are intended to restrict excessive motion of the ankle joint while preventing normal ranges of motion…

Health And Wellness Products – How To Make Your Own

Health and wellness products will mean very different things to different people. Wellness can be defined as ‘the pursuit of a healthy, balanced lifestyle. For the benefit of this article, wellness products are being looked at in the context of ‘over the counter drugs, health supplements and health remedies. While for some people, wellness products…

4 Natural Ways To Overcome Eye Bags

Nothing can make your face look old and dull quite like having eye bags on a daily basis. We usually associate the emergence of bags under the eyes with lack of sleep. However, most eye skin problems appear not only because of lack of sleep. Your daily habits and your poor health are also to…

How to Fix the Rabbit Corkscrew by Yourself

Those that have a rabbit corkscrew in their homes, will see that in time, it starts acting strangely and instead of rotating the cork upwards it will do the opposite. This basically means that the cork will not pop out anymore, and instead it will be pushed in or broken inside the bottle. If you…