High Thyroid Levels – Causes and Treatments

The human thyroid gland stimulates the necessary hormones that control the metabolism of our cells. The thyroid gland controls how our body uses energy by removing iodine from the blood (The result of consumption of foods such as bread, salt and seafood) and uses it to produce thyroid hormones. Sometimes you can have overactive tissue…

Getting What is Due

College athletes whose names are used to make profits for their schools should receive some portion of the profit. Universities are moneymaking entities that currently profit from free labor of their athletes. College athletes bring in millions to their schools through the selling of jerseys, hats, and other memorabilia. The players whose abilities popularize the…

Can Rabbits Change Gender / Sex?

I have seen this question on many forums and over heard breeders discussing the fact that their rabbit changed gender. In fact rabbits that have won awards at ARBA conventions as a doe, have been shown later only to find out it was actually a buck. Does this mean that a rabbit has changed sex?…

Why Is Computer Slow? – Spyware vs Viruses

Slow computers are probably one of the most common problems that many users have. The question is simple: "Why Is Computer Slow?". One specific problem is the proliferation of spyware and viruses. These malicious programs tend to slow down the computer especially in the background. This article will aim to talk about the difference between…

3D Airframe Stress Fracture Visualization Tools Discussed

Can the latest futuristic 3D visualization software assist in assessing aircraft fatigue in high time airframes? Can this new innovation assist in helping NASA with space shuttle safety? All this new technology holds promising safety uses in transportation indeed. It was there for brought up recently between a couple of Think Tank participants when Swift…

Roopkund Trek

Roopkund trek is one of the most popular routes for trekking in North India. Sitting in the laps of the majestic Greater Himalayas is the small and yet important lake called Roopkund. The whole trek borrows its name from this lake. The lake stretches for not too far and is not very deep either. At…

Red Yeast Rice For Lowering Cholesterol Similar to Statins

The following article concerning red rice yeast simply states the facts relating this product. Moderation is the key and consulting your physician is also extremely important. There is no doubt that yeast reduces cholesterol levels. Used in China as a food and medicine for thousands of years, red yeast rice is the fermented product of…

Graves Disease And Rheumatoid Arthritis

Do you have Graves disease? If so, then you must be suffering from rheumatoid arthritis as well. Graves disease and rheumatoid arthritis are two diseases that are linked to each other. One common symptom of patients suffering from this disease is a fine tremor in their hands and fingers. Incidentally, this is also a symptom…

A1C Test – an Effective Tool to Manage Diabetes

The A1C test is also known as a glycated hemoglobin test which determines how well the blood sugar is managed. The doctor collects blood from a vein which the lab technician measures for the concentration of hemoglobin molecules found in the red blood cells. Some glucose are attached to these and the test indicating the…

6 Alternative Medicines For Type 2 Diabetes

With over 200 million people suffering from diabetes worldwide, and counting, it's fast becoming the # 1 epidemic of modern times. A major cause of end-stage renal disease, preventable amputations and blindness, the efficiency of many alternative medicine treatments in managing diabetes has been explored. While conventional medicine has prescriptions of endocrine disorder drugs for…