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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H1N1 vaccine production insufficient
July 15, 2009 – 10:31 pm | No Comment
The alarming global count of 6.8 billion people who are mostly likely vulnerable to the new H1N1 virus, far surpasses the present production capacity of the influenza vaccines. The WHO Director General, Margaret Chan, during her speech at the Intellectual Property and Public Policy Issues Conference stated that the seemingly limited production of the vaccines would mostly likely be absorbed by the affluent countries that would leave many other people worldwide devoid of the vaccine. According to Chan, the preferred vaccine would be one that provides all rounded protection from the seasonal along with the whole range of associate endemic viruses. The director-general of WHO egged on the R&D sector along with the scholastics to actively pursue such a progress. She termed it as the finest and significantly logical insurance policy for augmenting production and supporting better unbiased access. Chan pointed out the call for latest innovation stating that the global shortage of  [...]

Reading Your Runes
June 5, 2009 – 3:17 pm | No Comment
Runes were initially employed over thousands of years ago during the Gothic era. It later made its presence felt in countries like England and Scandinavia. As Christianity started spreading its roots, the use of runic alphabets for the purpose of foretelling became condemned as a pagan custom. The word ‘rune’ derives its meaning from an ancient Anglo-Saxon word which means ‘secret’ or ‘mystery’, and they still remain ambiguous to one and all. Ruins were initially renowned in the Wiccan and pagan periods, but have benefited from unparalleled acceptance by majority of people in the last 30 to 40 years. Learning is a work-in-progress process in our lives. The supremacy of runes lies in the fact that it educates us with examples that can be drawn from our existing proceedings and present us with better power and understanding. Runes should not be mistaken with being the harbinger of magical powers, as a beacon of light that shows us the sign posts in our lives.  Although in primeval  [...]