Alternative treatments for arthritic conditions
September 30, 2013 – 4:31 am | No Comment
Alternative therapies for arthritic conditions are inclusive of treatments like acupuncture or magnets, chondrotin or glucosamine. People having arthritis usually suffer with conditions like stress, stiffness, pain, and depression. So it is imperative that there are alternative treatments for arthritis, which will help patients cope with this in a better way and in a healthier manner. If you do not  [...]

Read the full story »

Home » Archive by Month

Article Archive for April 2011



Weighing Scales and 10 Commonest Mistakes to Be Avoided
April 28, 2011 – 12:05 am | No Comment
Weighing Scales and 10 Commonest Mistakes to Be Avoided
Many people harbour a sort of addiction to their weighing scales – stepping way too frequently on them – some doing it daily, others at dawn-&-dusk while several of them stepping on/ off the scales 5-6 times in like fifteen seconds hoping that in a some magical way that arrow would point to a smaller number. No, these people haven’t gone crazy. Several individuals hand over their personal power to the holy scales. Regrettably, their dawn weighing session is a maker or breaker event of the day – mentally & emotionally. Likewise there are other self-proclaimed wise people who deem that if they would be stepping in a light manner on the weighing device the reading may come lesser while others erroneously think that going slightly tip-toed would be yielding a favourable outcome – often these tactics fail miserably and many such people end up in utter grief. Not-so-healthy relationship with the weighing scales Undeniably, weighing scales are a beneficial tool in our fit-for-life  [...]


Could Novel Technology Improve Fog Harvesting?
April 27, 2011 – 12:05 am | No Comment
Could Novel Technology Improve Fog Harvesting?
Envisage living in really arid, inhospitable neighbourhood & facing paucity of portable water? In the meantime, as you awaken at the crack of dawn you notice fog afloat – rather than walk for several kilometres to getting water from a remote water source, what if extraction of drinkable water can be done from low-hung cloud cover? This is precisely what Massachusetts Inst. of Technology scientist S. Chhatre is endeavouring to make a reality with new-fangled work at improving ‘fog harvesting’ – the terminology used to get water from haze or mist by deploying massive frames manufactured from engineered matter. The knack of fog harvesting is concurrently low as well as high technology. For catching the mist, member of staff have erected huge meshes on bamboo stick stands or metallic poles. Such a mechanism traps the mist while it’s floating via the mesh substance. Chhatre confesses to the fact that the tarps aren’t catching a large amount of water – merely close to a ltr.  [...]


IBS Awareness Month and Highlighting the Torment of Irritable Bowels
April 26, 2011 – 12:05 am | No Comment
IBS Awareness Month and Highlighting the Torment of Irritable Bowels
Envisage the abrupt inception of stomach pains so acute that it leaves the sufferer insentient on the ground. Picture ailing from constipated feeling or diarrhea which is so capricious & incapacitating that it leads to a life centred around loos. Now, envisage being notified by your doctor about such a diagnosis which doesn’t have any cure. Fifty million IBS sufferers in the U.S. precisely know which it would be feeling like, though the chances are high that they are unaware of ample assistance being obtainable. IBS Awareness Month is being held in April to publicize aid for a disruptive digestive disorder so pervasive that, although hardly talked about it, is the prime reason for day-offs from jobs, second to common colds. It is a physical brain-stomach dysfunction typified by recurrent stomach pains along with being constipated, diarrhea or the duo in concert. Over twenty percent of people in the United States are suffering from this condition that is partial to the female gender  [...]


Muscle Building Tips for Novices – Inching Closer To Fitness Success
April 25, 2011 – 12:05 am | No Comment
Muscle Building Tips for Novices – Inching Closer To Fitness Success
A sense of slight intimidation is felt by many starting off on any novel muscle building program. As there’s a lengthy list of exercises that are to be performed in weight-training programs hence it just tends to heighten the intensity of what a novice feels. Providentially, when one has some basic information, one would be in a better position to strike one’s target. The positive news is that as a novice one would be experiencing outcomes at a faster level & would spot difference in the manner one feels & appears in as short as some week’s time. Here are some crucial muscle building tips that all must be aware of: Correct Form From the onset, getting correct form holds immense significance as when one gets off to a bad or wrong start with form, it would simply be leading to flawed practices which are tough to come off down the path. Whenever you have some uncertainty regarding any form of exercise or require assistance on the apt form for any exercise you are about to attempt  [...]


The Better Condom CSD500
April 22, 2011 – 12:05 am | No Comment
The Better Condom CSD500
Studies indicate the guys who find it hard to maintain an erection while using condoms are (not surprisingly) unlikely to be using them on a consistent basis & have a greater likelihood of engaging in non-protected sexual intercourse. The answer to this might well be in building better condoms. Fondly termed ‘Viagra for condoms’; the CSD500 contraceptive is the latest proud creation of British firm ‘Futura Medical’ for the company ‘Durex’, a major-selling condom brand name across the globe. The condom which aims to help guys get it firmer for longer is inching close to consent in Europe and the medical purpose is curbing risk for sexually transmitted infections like HIV. It is yet unclear if the maker intends on applying to the Food and Drug Administration for marketing the product in the U.S., though the agency will definitely need additional information that is reflective of patients from the United States. Although the name CSD500 might not be that catchy but it sure  [...]


Fecal Transplant - Revolting Procedure that Cures Severe Diarrhea
April 21, 2011 – 12:05 am | No Comment
Fecal Transplant – Revolting Procedure that Cures Severe Diarrhea
Get ready for some cringing &/ or a whole lot puking: a number of physicians are offering treatment for patients with a malicious stomach infection by administering an injection bearing the fecal matter of other individuals. Sounds like utter turd? Barely. These stool transplants are turning out to be the actual deal. And people need to understand that stool or fecal transplant isn’t some new-fangled therapy but several decades-old. Increasing numbers of gastroenterology practitioners are presently treating sufferers of C. Diff (clostridium difficile – a bacterial infection arising in the colon causing acute diarrhea & stomach pains) with fecal transplant. Acute C. Diff sufferers would experience runny diarrhea ten to fifteen times in a day’ time & frequently experienced stomach cramps amongst other signs & symptoms. The regular course of therapy in case of C. Diff infection is the course of antibiotic medicine Vancomycin or metronidazole, however at around sixty  [...]


Dukan Diet – Celeb-Vouched Hottest Fad
April 20, 2011 – 12:05 am | No Comment
Dukan Diet – Celeb-Vouched Hottest Fad
The Dukan diet that has been immensely popular in Europe with cited celeb followers like Kate Middleton & her mom, who are believed to follow it for slimming down in time for the regal wedding & J-Lo who’s been reported to follow the diet for shedding her pregnancy weight gain. Mostly depicted as the French Atkins Diet, Dukan Diet lays emphasis on meals which are protein-rich, less-carbohydrate & less in fats. The diet plan is created to foil hunger & one could opt from a hundred diverse food varieties & no control on the amount that could be eaten & no calories to be kept track of. The principal attractor is its prompt weight reduction guarantee wherein one could shed nearly 7 to ten lbs. in the initial 5 days & be keeping them off. Dukan Diet – 4-Stage Manner of Working From the 4 phases, the initial duo phases assure an express trimming while the final duo are focusing on maintenance so that one does not pile on the pounds yet again. Phase One – Attack  [...]


Symptoms of Bipolar Disorder or Cyclothymia – How They Differ?
April 19, 2011 – 12:05 am | No Comment
Symptoms of Bipolar Disorder or Cyclothymia – How They Differ?
People who have continually experienced a constant cycling of mild-ranging mood variations might be having a milder type of bipolar disorder called as cyclothymic disorder or cyclothymia. These duo types of disorder are typified by acute rapid changes in mood from maniac peaks to plummets of depression interspersed with brief spells of neutral time amid them. The variation lies in the degree of symptoms experienced. Bipolar disorder sufferers would undergo major depression & clinical diagnosis of mania, whereas cyclothymia sufferers would be experiencing low-grading depression & mild-ranging mania called as hypomania. In case of cyclothymia, it might appear as though the person is experiencing a succession of fine days & low days. However, the mood swings are continually experienced with hardly any neutral period in-between. Signs & Symptoms of Cyclothymia Apart from flitting in-between the duo extremities of mood, the other decisive factor which would assist in determining  [...]