RSSArchive for September, 2009

Why You Should Not Live With Constipation?

Why You Should Not Live With Constipation?

Constipation is a difficult and painful condition that many people simply learn to live with. However constipation is not something that you should continue to suffer or ignore since it could be caused by an underlying problem of which it is only a symptom. Also constipation can lead to several more serious problems, so shouldn’t […]

How To Determine If A Midwife And Natural Childbirth Are For You?

How To Determine If A Midwife And Natural Childbirth Are For You?

There certainly has been a lot of talk lately about women giving birth at home by choice not because they went into labor and couldn’t get to the hospital in time. With increasing health care frustrations and decreasing personal touches at hospitals more women are choosing to have home births and use a midwife than […]

What Is Colon Cleanse And How Does It Work?

What Is Colon Cleanse And How Does It Work?

The colon cleanse is touted as a great fat loss and curative product for detoxification in the market and all over the internet. It is also claimed that a colon cleanse can give you better younger looking skin and more energy. So really what is the colon cleanse? Well a colon cleanse is really a […]

What Is Knee Replacement Surgery And When Is It Necessary?

What Is Knee Replacement Surgery And When Is It Necessary?

Knee replacement surgery is the surgical procedure involving the surgeon cutting away damaged bone and cartilage from the thighbone, shinbone and kneecap, and replacing it with an artificial joint (prostheses) of metal and plastic components shaped to allow continued motion of the knee. Usually knee replacement surgery is contemplated by those that have acute knee […]

How To Creatively Snack Healthy On A Budget?

How To Creatively Snack Healthy On A Budget?

The recession has been tough on everyone and every industry including the health and food industry. Fresh fruits and vegetables are much more expensive than pre-packaged boxed or canned foods. Healthy meals seem to take longer to prepare than throwing something in the microwave and these are our excuses for not eating healthy. I have […]

Paracetamol: Potential Risks Of Overuse

Paracetamol: Potential Risks Of Overuse

Paracetamol or acetaminophen is the most commonly used over the counter medication that is used to counter pain and fever. It is most commonly used for minor pain management and also in conjunction with other formulations for more severe pain management. Paracetamol has to be used in moderation and its overuse or use in conjunction […]

How The Humble Banana Is Good For You?

How The Humble Banana Is Good For You?

The humble Banana is a fruit that is tasty, easily available and is great for you! The banana is one of the first solids that you start for an infant because it is easy to digest and to excrete due to its high fiber content. The banana is also one of the fruits that is […]

That Rumble In Your Tummy: Can Digestive Enzymes Help?

That Rumble In Your Tummy: Can Digestive Enzymes Help?

Stomach ailments are beyond uncomfortable at time: they can be debilitating. It is a fact that tear gas works not only by irritating the eyes, but by causing nausea. It can stop if you could. So it is in a great number of people’s interest to find ways to stop feeling like this. The companies […]

How To Gently Ease Yourself Into Becoming A Runner?

How To Gently Ease Yourself Into Becoming A Runner?

You know when you’re driving down the road and you see those joggers? Those people who do what you can’t imagine doing? I especially love it when I’m driving home after meeting my friends for pizza and ice cream and I see the skinny girl jogging. The skinny girl who doesn’t need to be jogging […]

Dealing With Indoor Air Pollution

Dealing With Indoor Air Pollution

We all worry about pollution outdoors, but poor air quality in our homes and offices has as much of an impact on our health, if not more. There are, however, several things you can do to improve the quality of the air you breathe when indoors. First, avoid chemical air fresheners. While they may smell […]