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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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  [...]

Being A Brain Donor – What You Need to Know
April 18, 2011 – 12:05 am | No Comment
Human brain is intricate & tricky in studying in those alive and rather complex for replicating in the lab. Hence, most of the studies done into dementia & AD (Alzheimer’s disease) are dependent on post mortem exam of brain tissue post-donation. Such trials allow researchers in investigating the fundamental reasons for dementia & if achievable, find out the manner in which they are relating to the symptoms which the individual experiences throughout his lifetime. Such effort is even important to observe effects of presently obtainable dementia therapies. Gaining a deeper comprehension is the foremost approach in the direction of more fine-tuned, effectual therapies. Lots of dementia patients & their close family relatives have shown interest in the likelihood of brain donations towards study purposes post-demise. Researchers are indeed appreciative for the munificence of these kin, particularly since the process needs to be done rather shortly following bereavement of  [...]

Detox Retreats or Starvation Vacations?
April 15, 2011 – 12:05 am | No Comment
Presently, there are scores of hungry females with splitting headaches, hardly remembering the last occasion they took pleasure in a nice meal. Many have to compulsorily be walking miles in scorching climatic conditions with just a fistful nuts for fuelling – though these are the providential ones. Others are starving of foods & mortal comforts, but any sort of activity which may help them tide through the days quicker. Hold your horses! Prior to offering any donation for such impoverished souls, let it made clear that these females aren’t the victim here though are eager partakers in the latest fad dubbed ‘starvation vacations’ – expensive retreat destinations wherein the key USP is the gory reality that food would not be easily obtainable. ‘Starvation vacation’ is definitely not the tag deployed by these elite resorts that offer such facility. Detox retreats is the politically correct term or result oriented wellness programme or the chance for a complete mind-body rejuvenation.  [...]

Autism Awareness Month – Ways of Supporting Awareness & Research
April 6, 2011 – 12:05 am | No Comment
Autism Awareness Month – Ways of Supporting Awareness & Research
Presently, it is approximated that 1 from every 110 kids is identified with having autism & 1 ½ million individuals in the United States are afflicted by it. Autism rate has been rising by ten to seventeen percent per year which has prompted several individuals in saying that we are in the middle of an autism outbreak, though this is barely the case. Several specialists deem that a combo of heritable & environmentally related factors ascertain an individual’s risk of developing autism. Even as such conditions develop in kids irrespective of race, ethnicity & social-economic cohorts, there is a 4 to 5 folds greater likelihood of it occurring in boys, as per information furnished by the CDC. Whilst autism is curable, studies continue untangling the sources & intricacies of such conditions - & sooner intercession could vastly enhance children’s development. Factually, earlier the children are identified, earlier therapy could be commenced & earlier social, developmental  [...]

Weight Loss With Vinegar
April 1, 2011 – 12:07 am | No Comment
Weight Loss With Vinegar
With proud testaments of none other than the great Hippocrates using apple cider vinegar for treating cold & cough to even soldiers from Japan, U.S. & Rome using it as energy drinks, antiseptic, combating infections & even treating wounds by stopping or slowing blood loss & as a digestive assistance – the list of its benefits are certainly worth bragging about. Prepared from apples that have undergone fermentation, apple cider vinegar is nutrient-rich having b-carotene, potassium, iron, calcium & boron. Adding another feather to its crown is that when diet is supplemented with apple cider vinegar whilst being on a low-calorific diet it assists in shedding additional lbs. & inches. Some nutritionists claim that it is a digestion-stimulator & helps in ushering fats away from the digestive system and thus makes it trickier for additional body fat storage. Acetic acid is the main constituent which promotes weight loss by its capability of reducing fatty acid depositions  [...]

Eating Disorders Latest Perilous Trends
March 30, 2011 – 12:03 am | No Comment
Eating Disorders Latest Perilous Trends
For many of us, eating disorders generally translates to anorexics and bulimics, though they aren’t the sole ones which have been diagnosed. For instance, pregorexia, diabulimia & drunkorexia are merely some of the disorders that have been hogging the headlines recently. Although not widely known, such eating disorders aren’t in fact new-fangled and have been broadly identified by physicians since many years. Due to their novel, attention-grabbing names & encircling hype, quite a few individuals are listening about it for the foremost instant. Similar to several eating conditions, these too are associated with bodily image & generally needing interventions to contain them. The foremost approach is awareness or understanding about the condition so that those who struggle with these disorders as well as their kin & buddies could spot the caveat indications & comprehend when to seek assistance. Pregorexia Pregorexia or when a woman experiences an eating condition during  [...]

Tension Headaches Chronicles
March 24, 2011 – 12:05 am | No Comment
Tension Headaches Chronicles
Its four p.m. and you have been peering at your laptop all through the day. The phones keep buzzing & there it is - all over again –that tight, rigid feeling wrapping around your head and literally squeezing it. Tension headache is the commonest of all headaches afflicting around forty percent of individuals in a said year. Still, medical science appears to be neglecting it the most & about which nothing much comprehensible is known. This is partially due to headache specialists hardly ever seeing them. Majority of those who suffer from such headaches are simply either toughing it out or self-treating with OTC pain killer drugs that are usually effectual. However, many brain doctors caution that the use of pain reliever medicines for over ten days in a month’s time could be causal to drug-over usage or rebound headache that have the analogous dulling, achy pains like tension headache. Hence, although they would be giving you provisional reprieve but then would be rendering you  [...]

How to Lose Weight Fast without Exercising - 8-Step Effective Strategy
March 23, 2011 – 12:06 am | No Comment
How to Lose Weight Fast without Exercising – 8-Step Effective Strategy
Adapting dietetic intake is the singular answer for all those people pondering about how to lose weight fast sans exercising. Though exercising could assist you in taking off surplus pounds swiftly, one could yet be successful at coaxing them away by making tiny tweaks at the super mart. One could manage to shed close to a pound in a week’s time sans having to resort to a flawed, deficient crash diet. Here’s an eight-step guide on how to lose weight fast without exercise. Step 1 Maintain a foods diary for keeping track of the number of calories one consumes daily. Jot down whatever one eats, the number of serves one consumes & total calorific count per serve. At the conclusion of the day, totalling the sum calorie figure. Doing this for seven days. Step 2 Aim on eating five hundred lesser calories daily. As per the NIH (National Inst. of Health), a pound has 3500 calories. In case one consumes five hundred lesser calories daily for a week then it would be totalling up to  [...]