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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How Vitamin D Deficiency Affects You
June 3, 2010 – 2:10 am | No Comment
How Vitamin D Deficiency Affects You
Researches have indicated that vitamin D deficit could impact all ages from infanthood, kids, adolescent people as well as adults. One’s diet might raise chances of developing deficiency in case there is lesser consumption of milk or foods that have innate vitamin D presence like salmons, egg. Majority of the individuals having less vitamin D levels fail to spot any symptoms. Other risk factors comprise of: Being obese. Digestive problems such as celiac disease. Being over fifty years of age. Intake of certain medicines. Vitamin D Deficiency and Hypertension The risky combo of hypertension and vitamin D deficit can raise risk of suffering from cardiac episode, a study finding has shown. Vitamin D deficiency was not associated with heart ailments among people without high blood pressure. Vitamin D Deficiency and Breast Cancer Less vitamin D might deteriorate outlook among females having breast cancer. A research outcome found that females having vitamin D deficiency  [...]

Is Parkinson And Pesticides Closely Related?
July 18, 2009 – 10:33 am | No Comment
Is Parkinson And Pesticides Closely Related?
In a recent study conducted to study the cause of Parkinson it was concluded that exposure to certain organochlorine insecticide causes Parkinson disease. In another study conducted by the French researchers it was found that farm workers who were exposed to pesticides were most likely to develop Parkinson disease. The risk of contracting this disease increased with the higher duration of exposure to insecticides. However, the study did not examine lower level exposure from the same or similar pesticides in the home causes a spike in risks as well. Dependence on organochlorines has been known to be a problem for at least four decades as this insecticide includes the infamous DDT and chlordane. The US government has banned both these chemicals but they are still found in 42% and 74 % in the US kitchen respectively. There are many other organochlorine pesticides that remain in uses viz. Dicofol- this pesticide is generally used on fruits and cotton crops. Studies have found the  [...]

Women Rocks!!
June 7, 2009 – 11:10 am | One Comment
The world is just mesmerized by the fact that men and their deeds. Women are always less noticed than the men but still there are so many facts and benefits which can prove the supremacy of women in the recent times. If some one gives you a chance to select your gender, and you click on this article, I am sure; you’ll be selecting the right choice!! Here are some reasons to believe that really women rocks!! 1. Job security You can’t beat women in this field, I bat. If you don’t believe me, just check the facts and figures of recent unemployment survey. Men have lost far more jobs in the job cutting scenario of recession. In February 2008 the unemployment rate for men and women who had gone to college but did not graduate was the same: 4.1 percent. Today it's 8.9 percent for men but only 6.3 percent for women. That might be because for a long time discrimination kept women out of blue-collar jobs, the hardest hit by the current downturn. Women, it seems, are better prepared for  [...]

Being a Man, It’s Better!!
June 6, 2009 – 9:57 pm | No Comment
The world is packed with the human populations. There are many disparities in the men and women status. There are still many under developed and even some of the developed countries which are still in the belief that men are always superior to women. Women liberalization has the key effect on the world to make women more sufficient and self-respective. Here we are just sharing some of the reason why one should choose to born as a man in this world if he/she given right to decide. 1. Natural physical structure This is one of the reasons for the superiority of men which is quite natural. God has given some booms to men which make them physically stronger than women. I know, women wrestling is on the peak these days and women have started breaking the men monopolies but still, it can be said that men are always physically stronger than women.  But, that’s a natural selection. Well, I believe that God must have given a chance at least in this field to compete and fight with the women,  [...]

Break Butt Tips For The Lone Woman
June 6, 2009 – 12:21 am | One Comment
Break Butt Tips For The Lone Woman
Living a solitary existence has its plus and minus points. It’s fabulous to have all the space, time and energy to direct towards your ambitions and goals without the need to ask permissions. It’s great to have the remote to yourself, be the first to span through crisp pages of the newspaper, having a clean toilet with the toilet seat down at all times. Owning the swanky new pad to entertain friends, with no restrictions, one of the many perks to being single. But there are many unexpected turns in life one needs to be careful about. One needs to smartly steer clear of hurdles than many single women are faced with time and again. One needs to follow the underlying pointers to the T, to have a happy existence. Have essential contact numbers of services you would need like kin, police station, hospital, ambulance, close pals in speed dial. Always carry your cell with you at all times. Avoid taking rides from unknown people no matter how desperate the situation. While driving on  [...]

Whey Way To Combat Cancer
June 1, 2009 – 9:57 am | No Comment
Many of us consume whey for its zero fat and high protein content. Whey is nothing but, the spray dried version of liquid leftover of milk during cheese making process.  Whey is mostly associated with aiding body sculpting and ideal for diabetic patients. Whey boosts our immunity by causing a surge in the levels of glutathione levels. Glutathione, a potent antioxidant is known to combat cancer. Prostate cancer is believed to occur due to amassing of free radicals. This increase in free radicals is believed to be the harbinger of several ailments like cardiac problems and cancer. The main component of whey is the amino acid called cysteine, which is non-degradable, is solely responsible for the production of glutathione in one’s system thus increasing its immunity levels. In disease stricken persons, the body’s ability to combat oxidation due to stress is significantly reduced. Whey is known to maintain optimum levels of antioxidants, thus helping to combat cancer. Whey facilitates  [...]

Go The Green Thumb Way
May 31, 2009 – 11:48 pm | No Comment
Go The Green Thumb Way
Now-a-days everyone’s pulling out handheld gadgets like blackberry, palm tops. These are swiftly becoming the reason for persistent pain, soreness and grievance for device handlers.  One has to pay a price for the size, for the smaller the size it has added to our woes by causing frequent strain injury leading to pounding pain and lack of sensation in the thumb and hand joint areas. The problem worsens in users frequently mailing, sending messages and net surfing for various purposes. If handheld gadgets are used for longer periods of time can lead to complications like inflammation, hammering pain and affects the tendons seriously. If not taken care, one can suffer from arthritis of the thumb. The miniature entry boards on these hand held gadgets because great strain to the thumb. One needs to constantly be aware of our body and pay heed to any discomfort in the thumb, and treat it immediately. Off the kitchen shelf remedies seem to provide immense relief and have virtually  [...]

Go The Pilates Way For A Healthy Heart, Back And Toned Body
May 30, 2009 – 3:18 pm | No Comment
Go The Pilates Way For A Healthy Heart, Back And Toned Body
We humans are always in the quest for the ultimate, most ideal and effective exercise mantra. Pilates is the hot and happening craze among several celebrities laying high claims of the benefits of this exercise technique. This body training technique dates back to the eighteen century where it was first introduced by a man Pilates in Germany, who despite having debilitating ailments like rickets and asthma, overcame his shortcomings and gave to the world, Pilates, a revitalizing experience combining all the senses of mind, body and soul. The technique aims to accomplish litheness and body strength, laying less emphasis on develop muscle mass. It encompasses exercises aimed at achieve composure, focus, movement, muscle tone and agility. Pilates resembles Yoga is many ways than one. Both employ the dual mind-body exercise practice, both pays attention to breathing and fluid movements to relax muscle and tone it. Yoga is more static form of the exercise while Pilates is a sequence of  [...]