Maybe if it’s “all in your head,” it’s in your brain chemistry
We women have spent so long and worked so hard for equality in rights, in education, and at work, that it may actually be hard to talk about how we are different.
The World Health Organization has been working on this, and ... Views: 3
“Bureaucracy” is a word that comes from the French, which I suppose means that moi has a greater understanding of it than most folks who have never lived in France. Literally, “bureau” means “desk.” So “bureaucracy” is “rule by desk” in the same way that “democracy” is supposed to be “rule by ... Views: 1
Visiting the dentist is extremely important. The dentist not only is able to monitor your teeth and provide healthy services that can drastically improve the overall health of your mouth, your dentist is able to identify potential health problems you might suffer from that affect other areas of ... Views: 3
Are you looking for a new dentist who is able to provide you with all of the necessary services and assistance you require. To do this, you need to look over the different dental providers and find someone who not only is able to assist you with all of your dental needs, but is also someone you ... Views: 2
A new tooth should fit and function just like a natural tooth. Nobody wants to have a tooth replaced and having to do it is a difficult thing to deal with.
There has been new progress made in dental care technology. The options you have can help solve this problem, but they may not all work ... Views: 2
Are you looking for a way to improve your smile and strengthen your teeth, but you really do not know what is going to work for you? If that is the case, you might be a candidate for dental implants. A loose tooth might mean there is internal problems with the tooth, or even a problem with the ... Views: 2
Periodontal disease is a form of gum disease that is one of the more extreme conditions your mouth can experience. It is further along than gingivitis, which is an earlier stage gum disease. Both of these share many of the same symptoms, so identifying the problem areas earlier on can help you ... Views: 2
For centuries aloe vera juice has been used for hair care. It is a native plant of the Arabian Peninsula, Northern Africa, and Madagascar and is now also found in many other arid areas like India. The juice has many nutrients such as amino acids, vitamins like A, E, and C, minerals, and ... Views: 5
A relatively new kind of entity, intra-uterine adhesion (IUA) is a condition of complete or partial obliteration of the cavity of uterus by adhesions and this results in menstrual abnormalities, infertility and pregnancy loss. Cases of such abnormalities have increased exponentially in the last ... Views: 2
What is lung cancer?
It is the cancer that develops in the tissues of lung, mostly in the cells that line the airways. More often than not, a lung tumour originates in the walls of the large, branching airways of the lung, the bronchi. More than 20 different tumours can develop in the lung ... Views: 2
Fertility is of a very high virtue in our society. Having at least one child is all we need as it is one of the most basic human motivations. A woman tries to prepare herself to give birth and enjoy the path of motherhood since a very young age. So, when a couple discovers that all the attempts ... Views: 9
It's not at all surprising to see a celebrity looking drop-dead gorgeous. From Jessica Biel to Jennifer Lawrence, many of these superstars have gained access to effective skin secrets that help keep their skin looking gorgeous at all times. If you want to get your own skin in tip-top ... Views: 10
All too often people consider elderly care in response to an accident, illness or significant decline in health which can result in decisions having to be made under extreme pressure and at short notice. It is therefore encouraged that individuals and their families consider elderly care options ... Views: 8
Forget about those diet fads, it's time to get to know the latest craze.
Perhaps, what I am about to tell you might give you a surprise.
About a year ago, I used to gain too much weight. Can I put the blame on my job? I work late night shifts. And when I am up, there is nothing you could ... Views: 8
Nothing adds to the sweetness of the holiday season than a table full of warm, freshly baked desserts. While dinner is usually the main event, it is the pies, cookies and cakes that tend to be the hardest to resist. Holiday dessert is the ultimate temptation but you can still keep health in ... Views: 21
One of the best ways to eat healthier and avoid weight gain during the holidays this year is to plan weekly trips to the grocery store. That's right. Go shopping. I suggest you book an appointment for yourself each week (write it in your planner) to go grocery shopping. It's a simple, yet ... Views: 9
It will come as no surprise to you that the holidays can be a challenging time to maintain the healthy lifestyle you have established throughout the rest of the year. The holidays are often filled with increased levels of stress, increased eating opportunities filled with delicious drinks, ... Views: 8
Our thymus gland, leader of the immune system’s world, starts out strong, but as the years go by, sayeth the poobahs, it becomes a shadow of its former self, ending as just a few, lonely fat cells with no power, no glory. And that’s when cancer and other bad guys take us down.
This is just ... Views: 11
Every year where I live and around the UK many people get the flu jab in an attempt to ward off the flu like symptoms for the dark cold winter months.
Let me explain why, unless you are in a “high risk” group you should not bother with the flub jab. They advertise Flu Season like it is a ... Views: 18
During the change of the seasons, I don’t know why, but people seem to get ill more easily. There's always various colds and bugs going around that people keep catching.
I used to have all sorts of drugs in my medicine cabinet to fix myself up. The usual suspects, paracetamol, lemsip, ... Views: 18
Omega-3 fatty acid or n-3 fats, is perhaps the only fat that you should not shy away from! It is one of the most talked about fatty acid in the recent years and is essential for the body in more ways than one. Omega-3 fatty acids arepolyunsaturated fats that provide the body with nutrients. Like ... Views: 18
All over the world, eggs are considered the perfect staple diet for breakfasts. Being a storehouse of nutrients and protein, it has come out to be an integral part of a healthy diet. Eggs are the best chosen diet by people who are conscious of their weight as it contains on 80 calories and about ... Views: 12
“Pain” – this term scared me off for years. I literally lived with it. I am a retired school teacher who has been leading a peaceful post-work life in one of the country’s peaceful suburbs. My daily scheduled include little stretches, little walking, jogging around and staying home with my ... Views: 7
Countless well meaning individuals eat and exercise well and get into a great routine and then something happens. It could be anything from a night out, a flat tyre, a holiday, Christmas! Anyway this event throws out your healthy eating plan/regime sometimes only for 1 day but it can have a big ... Views: 15
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Obesity has reached the point of being a serious public health crisis globally, killing at least 2.8 million people every year. The World Health Organization (WHO) laments how obesity has reached epidemic proportions over the years. Obesity used to be a problem of ... Views: 15
There are certain drinks and beverages which people often have on daily basis for both refreshment and taste. One of these beverages is tea, a product consumed in almost all parts of the world on a daily basis. Nothing can replace the refreshment a cup of tea offers in the early morning hours, ... Views: 9
Toxins are everywhere robbing people of vitality and energy. Discover simple yet effective steps to finally get toxins out of your body and life.
Toxins are perhaps the greatest threat to people’s health. Modern living has introduced toxins into the food chain, the air and water. Even ... Views: 20
Pregnancy should be a special time of joy and anticipation. For some women, however, pregnancy may bring difficulties such as complications, extra weight or other physical limitations. The following tips can help women in difficult pregnancies cope a little easier.
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In today’s post, I am going to talk about the relationship between our self-presence, body healing and our increasing power at co-creating a life in harmony with Divine Intent.
The first step to attain greater presence is the recognition that life is orchestrated by deeper levels of ... Views: 17
Today, the movement in marketing direction is in full force. In fact, marketing is a process of identifying and satisfying the customer’s needs. In the case of health care marketing, it is thought provoking to market the products and services to the decision makers at pharmacies because changes ... Views: 9
Whether we accept it or not, hugs do form an important part of our everyday routine. When we are little, we need hugs from parents as an expression of their love for us. When we get married, we need hugs from our partner and then our kids and this is how it goes on.
Hugging therapy is an ... Views: 12
Early in my career as a Case Manager for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, I had the privilege to play a part in turning someone's dream into a reality. The person, we will call Joe, was a huge fan of cooking shows, especially Emeril Lagasse. Each year Joe wanted to see ... Views: 11
World War 2 was a terrible time for several sects of people, including Jews, Gays and Lesbians. But it was perhaps especially horrendous for the developmentally disabled. Even as some semblance of humanity and empathy towards the disabled began to emerge during the 1800's, no one could have ... Views: 11
Between the 14th and the 17th centuries, the Renaissance, a period that symbolized rebirth and renewal, saw a significant change in people's perspective towards the developmentally and intellectually disabled. The ill-treatment and disregard towards such individuals by no means ended completely. ... Views: 10
Evidences of Developmental and Intellectual Disabilities date as far back as the 7000 BC. The centuries of malpractices and ill treatments experienced by the disabled during these early years can be blamed on a lack of scientific knowledge. Aristotle and Plato, two great Greek philosophers, ... Views: 11
At the beginning of the 1800's, science began attempting to replace religion. Society was encouraged to view the world scientifically, and communities began to hospitalize and medically treat the intellectually and developmentally disabled. The early medical practices towards the disabled were ... Views: 11
Considered as one of the darkest period in human history, the Holocaust appears in every history book. It was a period where millions of people was persecuted. Until this day, the horrors of the Nazi communism are still widely remembered all over the world.
The Nazi government passed much law ... Views: 11
Just as a car needs the right type of gas, properly inflated tires, a sturdy frame, proper maintenance and a responsive driver to run smoothly without trouble, people need a number of things and can easily learn how to live healthier. It is a matter of understanding what your unique needs are. ... Views: 17
Food cravings are an inevitable for us to experience. It usually occurs when a woman is having premenstrual syndrome or when you just think of the food because of boredom. But if you want to speed up the improvement of reducing weight, you should look for an alternative to suppress yourself from ... Views: 12
I found Rosi one day while surfing the net looking for neurology and massage. I found her articles very interesting and decided to contact her. Her branch of massage I wish I had learned when younger, but had never heard of it. Until I found Rosi, I had no idea it existed or that training ... Views: 15
One does not become a seasoned Direct Support Professional (DSP) overnight. The financial rewards of a DSP are slim but can be enhanced with a credible portfolio, and state or national credential. Individuals or community-based agencies can employ DSP's. Organizations often look forward to ... Views: 16
The treatment of intellectual and developmental disabilities has a long history that is glaringly characterized by abuse, torture and malpractices. In the ancient era, the developmentally disabled were simply left to die. Caging them, isolating them and abandoning them were common practices ... Views: 12
The lives and times of developmentally disabled people began to change for the better during the Civil Rights Movement in 1960. What started off as protests by groups of headstrong and determined individuals, demanding rights for themselves and for others eventually turned to be the ultimate ... Views: 12
The gum disease periodontal is an extremely serious situation you want to avoid. There are different stages of gum disease that eventually end in periodontal. Understanding the difference between gingivitis (another gum disease) and periodontal is important, as is knowing the warning signs of ... Views: 17
If you are considering oral surgery, or if your dentist heavily recommends it, you might be looking over your bank account in order to determine if you can actually afford the procedure or not. Pinpointing the exact cost of oral surgery has many different variables involved, so knowing exactly ... Views: 14
When you have a tooth that has become extremely decayed, it needs to be treated in order to prevent further decay, or tooth loss. Typically, the treatment of tooth decay is to have the cavity filled. If the tooth decay is very serious, a root canal would be necessary.
What's a Root ... Views: 13
Wisdom teeth are your third molars. Unlike your other teeth, you wisdom teeth do not appear in early childhood. Most people get their wisdom teeth between 17 and 25 years old. Many people have their wisdom teeth removed, and others never do.
What is a Tooth Extraction?
A tooth extraction ... Views: 14
There is no doubt about it, we all lead stressful lives. Work, family, finances, traffic, even the television shows we watch contribute to our daily stress levels. All of these little stresses can take a toll on our bodies leaving us tired, irritable, unable to concentrate and even open us up ... Views: 26
The vast majority of people do not think enough about their oral hygiene and a visit to the dentist is something to put off until, well, never. At least until they have something that hurts, such as a tooth or gums. This is not the way to treat your mouth, your teeth and your body.
A regular ... Views: 36
Teeth are a vital part of living. They are not only a vital process of the digestion process (digestion begins in the mouth) but also an important element in enhancing beauty and promoting someone’s self esteem. Given the importance of teeth, it is vital that they are cared for to ensure ... Views: 27