Cervical Traction: The Best Way to Heal a Sore Neck

Traction is a centuries old treatment that has been administrated by chiropractors for treating conditions like a sore neck or a sore back. Alternately, traction therapy may be used for decompressing any of the ailing joints. Who Can Use Traction Therapy Traction may broadly be seen as application of continuous force to stretch the spine.…

Iguana Owner’s Guide to Blister Disease

Blister disease is a common problem for captive iguanas. It is also known by a few other names such as scale rot, vesicular dermatitis, and necrotizing dermatitis. This condition is usually caused by poor care. Iguanas that are forced to live in unsanitary conditions are highly susceptible to blister disease. This is commonly a problem…

Non-Invasive Skin Care Treatment Options

Most of our age is reflected by our skin via changes in its texture and brightness. Unfortunately, age is first seen on the skin than on any other part of our body. Our skin begins its aging process in our twenties. The ability of our skin to retain water reduces and oxygen levels also reduce.…

The 7 Types of Arthritis Children Can Develop

Arthritis is not a health condition reserved for adults. In fact, approximately 300,000 children in the United States suffer from juvenile arthritis or pediatric rheumatoid disease, which are the terms used to describe arthritis in children. What is Juvenile Arthritis (JA)? Juvenile arthritis is not in itself a disease, but it is rather a term…

Leptospirosis in Dogs – Your Dog's Risk, Symptoms, & Cures

Leptospirosis (Lepto for short) is a bacterial disease that can infect both humans and dogs. The disease is transmitted by contact with fluids from infected animals. In dogs, transmission most commonly occurring by drinking puddle, pond, or ditch water that is contaminated by the urine from infected wildlife; such as skunks, squirrels, and raccoons. The…

How To Laminate Using A Heated Roll Laminating Machine

A laminating machine is one of the most common office appliances that we have in our offices. It is commonly used for laminating which is a process by which a piece of document is encased between two laminating films for protection against any physical damage like water or creasing. Many people do not understand how…

Beyond Needle Marks – How Substance Abuse Affects Skin

The damage caused by substance abuse becomes increasingly challenging to camouflage. You may see the signs in yourself; you may see the signs in someone you care for. The mirror rarely lies. Your reflection will eventually reveal the burden you work so hard to conceal. Substance Abuse Damages the Skin For those who are relatively…

Team Spirit – What Causes It?

Watching the matches in the FIFA world cup, I notice that the national line-ups apparently vary as to team spirit. You might wonder why this matters. Why is team spirit important? What brings it about? And what hinders it? Sweden’s team spirit After eliminating very good teams, Holland and Italy in qualifying, Sweden played their…

Top 9 Essential Oils I Use For Anxiety

Anxiety of varying degrees has been something I have had to deal with most of my life. In this day and age there are more factors that contribute to anxiety, especially for highly sensitive people. Technology being a huge contributor to the stress of modern living. One thing I have turned to is essential oils.…