Why Is Too Much Salt Bad For You

Did you know that the average American consumes between 4,000 and 5,000 mg of sodium (or salt) a day. That is close to double the recommended amount we should be consuming. So, how can we start eating less salt in our daily diet, without sacrificing flavor? Before we get into the specifics of why it…

Colorectal Cancer – Chances of Survival

If someone is afflicted with colorectal cancer, their chances of survival will depend on several factors. One of them is the pathological history of the patient. If the patient has earlier suffered from adenomas, there will be an increased risk of developing colorectal cancer. This will be more so if the polyps are large in…

Laser Hair Removal Treatment For Ingrown Hair

Introduced about 2 decades back, laser hair removal treatment is now widely accepted by dermatologists as a safe and effective method of removing unwanted hair from small and large areas of the body. Laser therapy is also approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Today, laser treatment is being preferred over other methods…

Plastic Surgery and Choosing a Plastic Surgeon

What is Plastic Surgery? Plastic surgery involves surgical reconstruction of different areas of the body. You may be interested in plastic surgery due to birth defects, disease, burns or for other and more personal cosmetic reasons. A plastic surgeon is a well-defined surgical specialist. The best in the field have completed up to 11 years…

HIV and AIDS Testing

What are HIV and AIDS? Is there a person who has not heard HIV (which stands for Human immunodeficiency Virus)? We highly doubt this fact. HIV has been first discovered in 1981, and it is assumed that as of January 2006, it has killed more than 25 million people. Infection with HIV can occur through…

Diabetes Mellitus and Carbohydrate Effects on Metabolism

Diabetes Mellitus is a serious and potentially life threatening disease that will affect thousands of Americans. The quality of life of many people are threatened by the side affects of this disease, some are blindness, circulatory disorders, nerve damage, and ulcerations of the skin. Understanding Carbohydrate Metabolism is a Step in Controlling Diabetes Mellitus Carbohydrates…

How to Lose Weight Without the Yo-Yo Dieting

Are you trying to lose those extra pounds quick? If you are looking for a “quick way” to lose weight, there are no shortages of fad diets around. Most people today get caught in the “latest and greatest” diet fads, promising to help you lose several pounds in as little as a week or two.…

How to Find the Safest, Cleanest Body Jewelry Online

Globalisation has had a huge impact on the availability of wholesale products in the international marketplace. Once upon a time, only basic wholesale jewelry was available – and items such as wholesale ear tapers, wholesale ear tunnels, wholesale eyebrow rings, wholesale flesh tunnels, and wholesale gauge earrings were difficult to find. These days the world…