How To Treat Bunions
March 29, 2013 – 12:00 am | No Comment
A bunion is a deformity that is mainly made up of a lateral deviation of the great toe which enlarges due to a tissue or a bone. It is a serious foot problem. These are formed within the foot and not on the surface of the foot. An arthritic condition and  a result of bone degeneration it is found as  a lump on the outside portion of the big toe. Bunions are seen near the joint of the toe and sometimes  [...]

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Warm water swimming - Lethal Consequences on the Body
November 1, 2010 – 12:05 am | No Comment
Warm water swimming – Lethal Consequences on the Body
According to swimming connoisseurs, those who compete outdoors in near ninety degrees temperature water are similar to battling in hot tubs. Just being seated in hot tubs drains out energy and those who compete outdoors feel lightheaded and dehydrated while swimming which is a sport that uses the total body. The latest calamity to hog mass attention was United States swimmer Fran Crippen’s death when participating in the ten km marathon a week back in the UAE. A number of others competing had complains regarding temperature of the water that day. S. Munatones who assisted in penning down safety regulations for the global leading body for open water swimming sport, NIDA, did agree that water temperature in the eighties is similar to being in Jacuzzis and noting the absence of cloudage during the contest making its additionally uncomfortable for the competitors. Spokespersons of game associations have indicated intense exhaustion & heart attack though the officially released details  [...]