3 Best Varicose And Spider Vein Treatment Methods

Vein disease has affected a huge number of people, many of which are ever in search for the effective treatment for the disease. The disease can be deep in the veins leading to saphenous veins or it can be superficial like in varicose and spider veins. Whereas the veins are designed to naturally carry blood…

Physical Exercise, Fitness Level and Sexual Performance

All of us suspect that there is a close relation between sexual performance and a systematic physical exercise regime. We will see hereunder why this is absolutely true, focusing mainly on the three more fundamental reasons. This article is mainly addressed to men but there is some interest for women too. 1. A carefully trained…

Pregnancy – The First Week

The first week of development, in the process of pregnancy, is conception, which is from ovulation to implantation. During this phase, there are many changes occurring in the female body. They are regulated mostly by the reproductive hormones. The beginning of the story lies in the menstrual cycle. Many primary follicles begin to grow during…

Herbal Supplements and Home Remedies For Diabetes

The word diabetes was coined by the 2nd-century A.D. Greek physician, Aretus the Cappadocian, meaning ‘the siphon’ as the condition is characterized by excessive urination. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), diabetes is a chronic disease that occurs when the pancreas either does not produce enough insulin or when the body cannot effectively use…

Infertility and Acupuncture

Infertility is defined as the inability to conceive a child after trying conceive naturally for two years, due to defects in the reproductive system of the man or women, or both. While in women it is because of hormone imbalance, abnormal function of ovaries, fibroids or endometriosis, in men it is due to problems such…

8 Top Tips for a Good Night’s Sleep

Sleep and sleep-related habits are frequently scrutinised in the media, with statistics highlighting how important quality sleep is, and how few of us seem to be getting it. 90% adults report not getting enough sleep and 25% struggle with Sunday night insomnia. Sleep-related issues cost UK businesses £40 billion each year, or 200,000 days’ productivity,…

Three Tips on Avoiding Injuries As a Diabetic

Individuals diagnosed with diabetes are frequently urged by their doctors to be careful not to hurt themselves. There are sound physiological reasons for this advice and patients diagnosed with this condition should remain cautious at all times. According to Dr. Sheri Colberg, author of the book Diabetic Athlete's Handbook published by Human Kinetics in 2009,…

San Jose Scale – Enemy of Our Fruits

Our fruits and ornamental plants are always at a higher risk of being attacked by pests. One such pest attacking our fruits and commercially important shrubs is the San Jose scale. It belongs to order Hemiptera and family Diaspididae. Its scientific name is Quadraspidiotus perniciosus. It is native to China but was introduced to San…

What Are Flat Feet?

What are flat feet? What causes it? Is it serious? Who are at risk? How is it treated? These are the questions that need to be answered if ever you want to familiarize yourself with the most common foot deformity that is ever known. Who knows when or if you will be ever affected by…