There are times in life when we re-evaluate our life choices and the direction we want to move forward into the future. This article discusses these life changes and what prompts them. These changes are compared to the American Indian’s Spirit Walk and the Australian Aborengine’s walkabout.
Lyme disease is a bacterial infection that is spread by ticks. The number of infected people has increased in recent years. Learn the symptoms and treatments for Lyme disease. The symptoms if the disease if it is not treated are also discussed. Prevention is also reviewed.
Neck and back pain are a common problem for anyone over 40 years of age. Some stretches and specific exercises may help reduce pain. When everything else fails radiofrequency neurotomy may be a good option. This procedure is explained in this article.
The Hepatitis viruses are very serious. Hepatitis A,B,C and D each have unique viruses that cause damage to the liver. Hepatitis A is the least deadly, but it can still make you very ill. The other viruses are described in this article with their symptoms and preventative vaccines.
COPD is an obstructive lung disease that cannot be fully healed, but it can be controlled with the new inhalers, nebulizer medications and the respiratory vest. For millions of people have COPD, it is so important to follow the instructions and learn how to use an inhaler properly.
California has thousands living on the street. Multiple diseases have increased; medieval diseases, are a concern Typhus, typhoid fever and hepatitis cases have risen. Overcrowding, needles, urine and feces on the street is a danger, plus the number of rats that carry infected fleas is a problem.
The adolescent brain is growing and creating new pathways for thoughts. The brain is changing throughout adolescence, with some brain cells being eliminated and other pathways maturing. Stress and diet can play a role in the devolopment of the brain. This article spells out the process.
This is a fan fiction article about a couple when the wife gets her purse stolen. How she reacts, the husband’s response and the robber getting arrested are all part of the story.
Longevity is another word for life expectancy. Scientists have determined various ways to look at life expectancy for human beings. They have used muscle loss in senior citizens, diet and weight, genetics, environmental factors and psychological aspects to predict longevity.
This article explains the risk of dementia when taking certain medications, particularly the drugs that are anticholinergics. People over 55 years of age are at a higher risk for dementia if they are taking multiple medications daily. Older patients in the hospital are at a higher risk for delirium.
Many people deal with hair loss as they age. This article explains the typical reasons for hair loss, some preventative measures, and treatments that are available. Patterns of male baldness are explained and female hair loss problems during menopause are also explained.
Chronological age and biological age are two different things, which is fully explained in this article. The importance of biological age and healthy ways to reduce your aging are reviewed in this article.
Macular degeneration is a disease that affects the eyes and occurs typically for people over the age of 50. As 10 million Americans have this disease, it is good to get regular eye exams. There are some treatments when it becomes more serious, but it is considered an incurable disease.
Lou Gehrig’s disease (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis) is a fatal disease with no cure. The life expectancy after diagnosis is 2-4 years, but some people live 10 years. This article explains the symptoms, treatments and the new research.
Brain injuries occur in 1.7 million people annually in the United States. This story is based on my personal experience as an RN working in ICU. We are taught to keep our emotions out of patient care, but this case really upset me at the time, maybe because he was 17 years old.
Back pain is a very common problem. This article explains ways to prevent having a back problem. It also discusses various kinds of back surgeries and what to expect during the procedure and in recovery.
This is a Fan Fiction article about a seniors who are spending their summer in the Adirondack Mountains. A widow and widower meet and find love they thought they would never happen again at their age.
Parkinson’s disease can be difficult to diagnose, and this article gives you statistics, common symptoms, treatments and ongoing research. The changes in the brain are described and some of the possible causes.
This Fan Fiction story could apply to a woman or a man who loses their life partner, particularly at a young age. The difficulty of working through grief, particularly with young children is explored.
Trusting your intuition can help you make the best decisions. This article explains the way the mind works when making decisions, and it also explains the benefits of intuitive thinking. Ways to improve your intuition are included.
At the request of some people I have written a conclusion for this Fan Fiction article. This touches on a woman recovering from an abusive husband and her relationship with a police officer that helped her at the time of her divorce.
Sickle Cell anemia is a very painful disease that destroys the lining of blood vessels and often organs. There is a new medication that helps prevent a SCA crisis and the stem cell replacement that may cure a patient with this difficult disease. Symptoms and treatments are explained in this article.
There are numerous benefits to positive thinking, and negative feelings cause unwanted results. Goals, health and ways to stay positive are all discussed in this article. The way the brain works with positive and negative thoughts is explained.
This is a Fan Fictional story about an abused woman and a caring police officer. This lady’s husband is an alcoholic and abusive. This thoughtful policeman befriends this woman in her time of need.
This article explains many facts associated with dreaming, the physiological and psychological components. It recounts the history of scientific studies, and many little known facts are included. Nightmares and lucid dreaming is also discussed. The difference between men and women’s dreams is expl
There are numerous myths concerning sleep. This article explains the various stages of sleep, and it lists numerous myths concerning sleep. It also explains the dangers of not getting an adequate amount of sleep each night and the symptoms of insomnia.
This Fan Fiction article tells the story about a couple who have to make a serious decisions that impacts their future, and that of their child’s.
As 15%-20% of people age 65 or older suffer from mild cognitive impairment, transcranial magnetic stimulation may be able to reverse memory loss. This magnetic stimulation was used in a clinical study to reverse memory loss.TMS has almost no side effects. The study is explained in this article.
Ann Carr put forth a fiction challenge about 5 months ago. I came across my beginning paragraphs a couple of days ago and finished it. This is a short fictional story, that may not be short enough. I usually do not post fictional articles, so I hope any comments will be totally honest with me.
Food allergies are an immune system response shortly after eating a particular food. They affect about six to eight percent of children under age three and up to three percent of adults. The common food allergies, preventions and symptoms are explained. The increase in food allergies is discussed.
The benefits of positive thinking for life and good health are explained. Cancer does not seem to be affected by a positive attitude. A longer life and better health is possible with a positive attitude.
The oldest city in the United States is St. Augustine. Read about the Spaniards and the English history. The history of St. Augustine is interesting, and there is so much to see if you visit. There are numerous festivals, great restaurants and excellent shopping opportunities.
The evolving English language over several centuries is fascinating as 1,000 new words added annually. If you are an older adult, millenials and teenagers use several words and abbreviations you may not be familiar with, but they are discussed in this article.
The bald eagle has a fascinating history in the U.S. They are large raptors with hooked, yellow beaks and claws. They have come off of the endangered species list. The species is on the Great Seal of the U.S. and is used on most official documents from the president. It is on vehicles and podiums.
Services dogs have different types of training depending on the needs of an individual. There are dogs that can detect cancer due to their sense of smell, dogs for veterans that have PTSD or traumatic injuries (through non-profit agencies), and dogs that are used by the police and in the military.
This article gives the facts on leaky gut syndrome. The way the leaky gut syndrome affects the digestive system is explained and the common symptoms are discussed. There is a lis of healthy foods that may heal this medical issue and foods to avoid are also listed.
There are numerous advancement for patients due to new technology. This article explains pharmacogenomic testing, RNA technology, heart valve replacements and new cancer treatments. The treatment for acute strokes and hemorragic strokes is also explained. Artificial intelligence has made advances.
There are 60 national parks and 417 parks totally in the USA. The scenery is spectacular, and there are birds, animals and beautiful mountains and rivers to enjoy. This article describes some of the top national parks and lists some of the others. Each park offers there own scenery and
This article discusses how various foods can cause and increase in your body anti-inflammatory response, and it may actually cause an increase in the pain due to autoimmune diseases. These diets are primarily vegetarian, but there are choses. It also provides information of Leaky Gut Syndrome.
Marshall Mendoff, the owner of Xyleco, is a scientist that has discovered a way to convert the cellulose in plant life in biofuel. Xyleco has also developed numerous other products from plant life, such as: household products, plastic silverware replacements, livestock feed, fertilizer, cosmetics.
Osteoporosis causes 8.9 million fractures on an international level. Learn how osteoporosis affects a person, how it is diagnosed and how this condition is treated. Why are men and woman affected by bone loss at different ages? This article explains all the facts concerning this silent disease.
Carbon Capture and Storage is a important tool that tackles climate change, provides energy security, creates jobs and economic prosperity. The types of CCS are described and the technology, capture, transportation and storage are all described. This stops greenhouse gases from polluting our skies.
Many people choose New Year’s resolutions on January 1st, but few are successful long-term. Resolutions must be realistic and planned. Written resolutions are more successful and they are tied to an individual’s happiness. I've included happiness studies and suggested resolutions.
There is a long history of roller skating starting in the 1700’s and continues today Skates have been redesigned over the years, including inline and the traditional quad skating. The health benefits are great, and the safety record is excellent. The popularity has waxed and waned through the...
The polio-like virus we frequently hear of on TV is actually acute flaccid myelitis (AFM). The CDC started keeping track of the number of people infected in 2014, and the number has steadily increased. It can paralysis limbs and have other serious effects. There is no cure and no way to prevent it.
Alexa and Echo Dot are popular technology tools that can convert your home into a smart home. Owners of the Echo speak commands and ask questions, which always get answered. Recordings are kept at Amazon in the cloud, and now they are being subpoenaed for use in criminal court cases.
According to the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology 3 million people in the US have a peanut allergy. Peanut allergies for children have been on the rise in recent years, and the symptoms of this allergy can be severe. This article gives the facts for children’s food allergies.
Infant mortality (infant death prior to age one) is a problem throughout the world. Causes of infant mortality, including birth defects, are explained. Ways to have a healthy pregnancy and prevent infant mortality are also covered.
Lymphoma is a serious cancer that is treatable, especially if it is found early. Even stage III or IV patients have a good chance of living 5 years or more, and there are many cures being explored. Knowing the facts about symptoms is important to avoid a late diagnoses. Treatments are discussed.
Subliminal messages are perceived by the unconscious brain. There is not as much subliminal messaging happening in the US now as previously reported, but there could be subtle messages that are received unconsciously. Messaging has probably been used by or political operatives, yet it may not work.
About 1 in 3 US citizens are providing care for an older adult. Facts, tips and methods to cope with difficulties are discussed. Caregiver burnout symptoms are reviewed, as is coping with the difficulties of caring for a loved one.
Addiction to cell phones, computers, tablets and even TV time is becoming more common. Children and teenager information for use of technology is explored with suggestions for help. Possible problems are listed for the use of too much exposure to technology, which may be an addiction.
Repetitive movements or unwanted sounds, known as tics, are the hallmark symptoms of Tourette syndrome (TS). The tics are simple or complex. There is no cure, although there are treatments for the symptoms. TS is usually diagnosed in children, and boys are 3 to 4 times more likely to develop TS.
The tongue is a unique part of the body, and it is a muscle that never tires. The future may see the tongue becoming a biometric authentication as each person’s tongue is totally unique. The way the taste buds work is explained. Potential problems reflected by the tongue is explained.
The early signs of a heart attack should not be ignored, and they are made clear in this article. The way the heart works and what happens during a heart attack is explained. The symptoms are listed for a a major heart attack also. Risk factors are listed and possible treatments are explained.
Type 1 diabetes (T1D) is a very serious disease for children under the age of 20. This article explains what Type 1 diabetes is and what treatments are necessary. It also explains all the new research, and it lists the symptoms of T1D. The possible complications are also discussed.
Great teachers are truly dedicated to their students and love the age group they teach. They tend to be organized and able to create a classroom with mutual respect. They openly listen to what the students have to say. They must be willing to go the extra mile as they have to plan each subject to me
The schools in the US have numerous complicated problems in educating our students to obtain a skill set to move forward in life, plus the capability to think and problem solve. The overcrowding in schools, parental indifference or lack of funding. This article is based on my independent research.
Huntington’s disease is an inherited disease caused by a single abnormal gene, and there is no cure. Symptoms usually appear in the 30s or 40s but juvenile Huntington’s disease can occur before age 20. The defective gene (called Huntingtin) causing this disease was discovered in 1993.
Teenagers adhere to many new fads and trends. As a parent it is good to know what fad or trend is currently popular in your child’s life. Learn what abbreviations teens use to text, and learn some of the other popular trends. This includes some dangerous behaviors that some teens try out.
There are numerous medical research studies being conduction across the US and around the world. How do you determine if a study is valid? What components should you consider if you are trying to decide if a research study is something that makes you want to change something in your life?
This is a very delicious recipe for pulled pork that is cooked in the oven. The recipe makes a tasty meat, and it is very easy to do. The brine solution and the dry rub give this meat a wondeful taste, and the meat is amazingly tender. This makes a large quantity of meat, which is great for a crowd.
As 5%-10% of cancers occur due to inheritance, do you need to get tested? This article explains gene mutations, and the types of cancer they represent. They are listed, and the way DNA is attacked is explained. Mitochondrial cells can be checked on a routine basis in biopsies to prevent disease.
There are many medical advances that are available to trained orthopedic physicians that will heal an injury or chronic pain problem. This article describes the procedures, including stem cell therapy, prolotherapy, platelet rich plasma therapy and acupuncture. These procedures may prevent surgerie.
When your spouse passes away, you may experience broken heart syndrome, which puts you, as the grieving mate, at a higher risk for cardiovascular events. Tips for the bereaved spouse along with suggestions for family and friends to help get through the grieving process are included.
Crohn's disease vs ulcerative colitis is explained, along with the common symptoms, diagnostic methods and the most common treatments. There is no cure for this disease, but it usually can be controlled.
Conflicts are a fact of life, at work, at social functions and definitely in relationships. There are ways to resolve conflicts in all these areas of your life. Learn how to resolve these issues.
This article explains what the roator cuff is and when you need surgery, plus ways to prevent shoulder damage. It is partially based on my personal experience as I am recovering from the surgery.
This article explains how the brain works in relation to superstitions, and it lists the most common superstitions held by most people. The definition of superstitions is included in this article.
Worry and stress can dominate our lives, and this article shares my personal experience and lists the negative physical effects on your body. It gives you ways to reduce your stress level and worry.
Hepatitis C has been a very difficult disease to treat, and 130-175 million people suffer from this disease worldwide. There are new medications that have a 97% cure rate, although they are expensive.
Sadly polio is increasing, particularly in Pakistan, Afganistan and Nigeria, Children under five have not been allowed the vacination. Dr. Jonas Salk was a pioneer in polio. Enjoy his life story.
This article describes the work Sew Much Comfort does for wounded vets from all branches of the service. They make adaptive clothing at no charge to the vets that provides comfort and dignity.
This article discusses the erroneous emails stating lemons cure cancer. It also thoroughly covers the various ways our bodies are more prone to get cancer, and it suggests several healthy suggestions.
As there are 76 million Baby Boomers, many are struggling to survive financially. This article considers downsizing your home and moving to a less expensive area of the country.
The Long QT Syndrome is a rare heart disease that is ususally genetically inherted. The heart problem symptoms are unusual; fainting, seizures and sudden death. Diagnosis are explained.
This article tells of the legend of Lady Godiva, who rode nude through Coventry in in the 11th century to win relief for the tenants from her husband's onerous taxes. A society is formed to honor her.
Dehydrating foods is a great way to take advantage of fruits and vegetables when they are in season, so the price is lower. The meats, vegetables and fruits can be stored for several months.
This article explains seasonal affective disorder, the symptoms and causes. It also discusses ways you can overcome this problem and avoid the depression of winter. The winter blues can be treated.
This article discusses the vast number of aging adults that are caregivers for their elderly parent. My personal experience is included, and the statistical changes over the past several years,
The three wise men brought gold, frankincense and myrrh when Jesus was born. This article tells of the uses of frankincense and myrrh in ancient times and how it is used today.
Low back pain is very common and many people get sciatica during their lifetime. There are several treatments, such as: medicaiton, physical therapy, corticosteroid injections and surgery as a last resort. It is very painful, but there are some prevention techniques listed in this article.
This article is designed for new authors. The most common mistakes of new authors are listed and explained, with some examples of ways to improve your writing for short stories or fiction books.
This article discusses the very difficult problem of of 2.6 million people in the world who do not have clean water or sanitation. The UN reports that 1.8 million die annually and many are ill.
There are many things we can learn from nature in regards to working together in a group for the common good and to accomplish goals in helping those in need. Simple guidelines are discussed.
Conducting interviews for stories to include in the Mysterious and Miraculous series of books takes some skill. It is important to listen carefully, not interrupting, so you get all the details.
Effective Communication is comprised of good listening skills, verbal and nonverbal expression. The benefits are improved relationships, more effective problem solving and a deepened connection.
If you have experience identity theft then you know it sometimes takes years to straighten out your credit. Be proactive by having a protective program to watch over your credit, be cautious.
The touching story of one man's survival at the battle of Guadalcanal in WWII. The horror of this battle is described. On the island 1,592 men died, and 5,041 Navy men died who were supporting them.
Adjusting to a prosthesis after a leg amputation takes a lot of hard work. Physical therapy is mandatory when learning to walk again. This article discusses the necessary accessories necessary.
The inflammatory response occurs with injuries and chronic illnesses. Some foods are known to increase inflammation in the body, and other foods will decrease inflammation and pain.
This is my 4th anniversary on Hubpages. Self-evaluation, satisfaction with work and happiness are the topics of this article. What is takes to be happy and satisfied with your work is discussed.
Solo travel for women requires planning. Since safety is a primary goal, the article includes tips for handling valuables and advice on how to keep cash and traveler’s checks protected and secure.
Harvard completed clinical studies on teens being self-conscious. The activation of the prefontal cortex of the brain is more active in adolescents than adults, which causes this self-consciousness.
Pancreatic cancer facts, symptoms, causes of cancer and cancer treatment are all covered. The Whipple procedure, chemotherapy and radiation are discussed. Survival rates are listed so you will know what to expect with this diagnosis.
This article explains the differences between anxiety, worry and fear. This article explains how fear can control aspects of your life. There are several ways to control fear and move forward with .
Alfred Hitchcock, the "Master of Syuspense," had a fascinating life and career. He took twisted plots that reflected evil and they always had a twist to the ending also. He won Academy Awards and more
This article has many facts on elephants. The elephant is Africa are a shrinking group. Poaching for ivory is a huge problem in Africa and slowly killing thousands of elephants annually.
Cushing syndrom disease, the cause and symptoms and treatment are discussed. Dogs can get Cushing syndrome and Addison's disease. The hypothalamous, the pituitary gland, and the adrenals together make cortisol.
Autoimmune hepatitis is a disease that can be mild or very serious as it causes inflammation of the liver. Learn about the risk factors and symptoms of the disease, as well as how it is diagnosed and treated.
PTSD symptoms, cognitive therapy and helping organizations are all part of this large problem that faces so many vets returning from war. Learn all the symptoms and treatmentss. There are dogs trained to help PTSD affected vets.
People are often easily distracted when driving, doing household choirs or even when trying to concentrate. You can retrain your brain to improve concentration, to live a healthier and happier life.
Geneticall Modified Organisms (GMO) are being used to creat new foods is very large numbers. At this time most GM food products are not labeled as such. The bee colony collapse is a major problem.
Amalgam fillings have been known to cause mercury toxicity and they have been banned in many European countries. The list of mercury poisoning symptoms are listed and other filling choices are listed.
This article discusses random acts of kindness, the definition of kindness, acts of kindness and kindness quotes are all included in this article. The effect on us when we perform acts of kindness are highlighted, including gratitude. The many examples may give the reader an idea of ways to change.
Duke University Medical Center are working on clinical studies of the brain, using one rat with electrodes in Brazil and another located in North Carolina. Brain communication occurs between the rats.
The definition for sociopath, a borderline personality disorder, and symptoms of sociopaths are all included in this article. Sociopath symptoms are listed, and also, the genetic component is explain.
This article is about asthma in general, as well as specific triggers and treatments. Written by an experienced nurse.
There is a difference between genetic and environmental diseases. Genetic DNA predisposition health testing can let an individual know if they are prone to get specific diseases
Anger management classes can be very beneficial for those that have trouble controlling their anger. Anger is also often associated with substance abuse. Physical changes due to anger is covered.
This article explains the difference between PRK and LASIK eye corrective surgery. The procedures are described in benefit, along with the benefits of the surgeries.
This article discusses any having a purpose in your life. The way we address life problems and the way we help each other is explained also. Prayer provides answers to many problems
This article explains the causes of varicos veins and the symptoms. Vein surgery and sclerotherapy is explained in detail. Preganant women are more likely to get spider or varicose veins.
This article explains new information about seizures from the symptoms of seizures to the treatment of an epileptic seizure. The new implantable devices to control seizures is explained in detail.
This article describes the mentoring program of Big Brothers and Big Sisters of America. It is for the purpose of knowing how to help the children of our nation. Mentorship is encouraged for children.
This article is about the obstetricians and gyncologists that think birth control pills should be sold over the counter without a doctor's prescription.to provider Contraception the uninsured..
This article is a review of the best selling book, Elephant Whisperer, by Lawrence Anthony Page. This is an excellent story about a conservationist that save a herd of rogue elephants. He is in charge of a large animal reserve and the exciting adventures are numerous.
This article discusses all the advantages of seeing Europe by high speed rail. There are several different types of trains and scenic tours available for most of the Central and Western Europe.
This article discusses gender prediction. Various methods to sway your chances of having a boy or having a girl are reviewed. Diet may be a factor and this article explains different methods.
This article explains the scientific studies that have been done to compare types of arthrtiis to weather conditions. Low temperatures, high humidity and barometric pressure changes have all been studied in relation to joint pain of people with osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis.
This article is about the 351 prisoners exonerated through DNA testing. The Innocent Project's purpose and goals are explained in details. The reasons innocent people are incarcerated are explained.
This article is about massage therapy for people with osteoarthritis. Clinical studies have proven massage therapy provides pain relief and improved range of motion.
This article answers the question, :What is yawning?" It also discusses the scientific studies about yawning and the ramifications of excessive yawning.
This article explains all the various aspects of in home care services and services for the elderly. The types of services offered by home health care agencies, including PT are listed and the cost.
This article heralds the great advances in genetic medicine that will treat some of the worst diseases. The article also explains the cause of Lou Gehrig's disease. Improvement in Aids Tx is also see.
This article explains when the hormone replacement, testosterone, is needed for men, and it answers the question of what is low T. Hormone levels should be checked by your MD if you are symptomatic.
This article explains types of scars; keloid, hpertrpohic, acne, contractures and face scars and the possible treatment. The typical medical procedures and surgeries for scars are explained in detail.
This history of peach trees and how to grow your own tree is described. Peaches are nourishing and a delicious. An easy recipe for peach cobbler is also included.
The loss of a loved one is so difficult. It expresses the feelings of helplessness and grief. The article discusses making funeral arrangements when you are in good health, which is easier of family.
Psoriatic arthritis is an autoimmune disease coupled with psoriasis. Causes treatments are discussed in full. This article also includes diet guidelines to alleviate the symptoms.
Misothonia is a condition where individuals have a hypersensitivity to background sounds or visual stumuli, ignore by most people. They actually send the individual into a rage. The noises trigger the fight versus flight syndrome. There is no cure.
This article is about people who use super human strength to save another person. A person often becomes a hero when the physiological stress of the fight or flight response occurs, with the release of adrenalin.
The difficulty of comforting someone when they have experienced the loss of a loved one or when they have a loved one that is dying is discussed, The stages of grief are reviewed and suggestions for talking with the bereaved are covered.
The worst tuberculosis epidemic in this country in the past 20 years is hidden from the public in Jacksonville, Florida. TB facts, TB signs and symptoms and treatment are all covered in this article.
Cellphone manners and etiquette are discussed, listing guidelines. Rudeness by people using cellphones is growing. Dangers of driving while texting or talking on the cellphone are reviewed.
This article recounts the history of phlebotomy, starting back with blood letting by the Eqyptians in 1000 A.D. The fascinating history of blood-letting is recounted through the Middle Ages up to current events.
This article provides two great recipes for smoked pulled pork and smoked beef brisket.
Cosmetic and plastic surgery that is completed during overseas travel is growing rapidly. Several of the top countries are reviewed, as well we, the costs.
This article has incredible chocolate recipes that are easy and delicious. The history of chocolate spans the centuries and chocolate is the favorite flavor for many desserts.
This article uses three easy recipes for kielbasa recipes. Polish kielbasa has many wonderful recipes for casseroles, sandwiches and soups.
This article has two excellent recipes for Sunday dinner using pork loin. The first is cooked on the rotisserie. The second recipe is Cho shao, a Cantonese recipe for roast pork.
Online dating sites are a booming business, and there are various types that will suite almost anyone. Types of sites, safety and personality profiles are discussed.
This recipe article has two recipes, one for marinaded chicken breast, grilled and sliced. The other if for an easy chicken salad. Both are delicious, easy recipes.
This article contains the easy recipe for Natural Peanut Butter Pie, which is low calorie. Historical information on peanuts is included along with their nutritional values. This is an easy recipe and it is delicious.
Radiology has seen amazing advancements in digital radiography. This article outlines the benefits and the storage of the images. It can be used out in the field and even in zoos.
The article discusses the natural born instinct of people with regard to being safe and protecting our children. Is instinct and protecting out loved ones a learned response or are we born with it?
The symptoms, diagnosis and pain treatment for Chronic Regional Pain Syndrome is covered in this article. The psychological problems associated with chronic pain and treatment are covered.
Antibiotic resistant bacteria have become a major health problem in the US. The difficulty for people who are immune suppressed is also explained. Too many antibiotics are being prescribed.
This article shows and tells about plants that grow well in northern Florida (zone 9A). This article explains the way to grow beautiful roses. Climbing roses, white roses or red are each beautiful.
This article reveals recent scientific studies that prove there are some foods for the brain, improving it's function. Cognitive tests improved after eating the right foods, which are all listed.
This article about tornadoes reveals some tornado facts and how easily a tornado shelter or safe room can be installed in your home.
Healthy snacks are important and can be tasty. Easy recipes for trail mix are featured in this article, which come in handy when you are traveling also.
Two of the unique birds of paradise are featured in this article with their unique characteristic. There mating dance is magnificent. These birds are unusually unique, but there are hundreds of birds.
People are bombarded with annoying sounds daily. The ear is fragile and this article explains how you may get hearing loss and lists the world's most annoying noises.
Twins separated at birth has led to large volumes of psychology research to answer the question of nature vs. nurture. Epigenetics is a new area of research that has resulted from the study of DNA.
This article addresses traumatic brain injuries. This article focuses on new traumatic brain injury studies is explained. New helmets for our military and football players is available.
Selling a house quickly takes planning ahead. It is a big undertaking and for a successful house sale, staging a home can be of great value. Updating the kitchen and bathroom are well worth the money.
This article offers nutritional information on turkey along with an easy recipe. The nutritional value of turkey is compared to beef. The recipe uses the grill, along with recipes for marinades.
The long history of the Hope Diamond curse is reviewed starting with its beginning in Golconda, India and each owner of the diamonds and their misfortune. The Smithsonian Institutes report is listed.
The 2012 Pillsbury Bake off Contest and the winner's recipe, Pumpkin Ravioli with Salted Caramel Whipped Cream is revealed. These are delicious dishes.
Happiness is being measured by the Department of Health and Human Resources and the results are revealed. The goal of measuring happiness is to use the measure as an official statistic comparable to the GDP.
Try baked pork chops with an easy scalloped potato recipe for a delicious meal. Add a fresh vegetable and dinner is served.
An eye doctor can diagnose many diseases don't just effect the eye. The arteries of the eyes are a diagnostic method of diagnosing numerous diseases in the body. Allergies may be a problem also.
Effective communication is important in every area of your life,including business communication and in interpersonal relationships. The skills to improve your communication can be learned.
Spring brings beautiful flowering trees and shrubs. The history of the dogwood and azalea are reviewed, including the legend of the Dogwood Indians. The Queen of the spring garden is always - Azalea.
Thousand of laptops are stolen every year and there are some specific ways to not become a victim of laptop theft. This article reviews several ways to help keep your computer safe. Airports unsafe.
There is no secret formula for anti aging. Human growth hormone and testosterone are advertised to turn back the clock on aging but studies don't prove it to be true. Hormone replacement is explained.
Qsymia is a FDA approved weight loss drug. It had excellent results in two studies. Obesity is considered a bigger risk than the side effects of the drug according to the panel advising the FDA.
Hospitals are working to increase safety for patients. There are also many things a patients can do to protect themselves. Hospital malpractice lawyers are a resort if you have are a victim of hospital negligence.
Coronary heart disease in women typically has different symptoms than those in men. Rather than the elephant on the chest, a woman may excperience no chest pain, but may have indigestion or other pain
This article discusses the pros and cons of having a baby in your 20's, 30's or 40's. Considerations before becoming pregnant are listed and what to expect at these different ages.
This article features some of the new medical research studies happening in 2012. These include transplants, nanotechnology, early asthma attack diagnosis,spit test for cancer diagnosis and several others. Stem cell therapy is being used in peripheral and vascular surgery.
This article is about perfectionism which explains the difference between healthy achievement and maladaptive perfectionism which is often associated with OCD. Symptoms and treatment are discussed.
This article explains that the nurse is your primary caregiver in the hospital and exactly what her functions are. The nurse is your advocate and the one that would be your advocate.
This article is about the effects of rising crime statistics. Cyber crime and youth crimes are on the rise. This problem has grown due to joblessness. There are many things explained in this article to live a safer life, avoid car theft and identity theft. Seniors are especially vulnerable.
This article concerns babies and children with asthma. The disease, the symptoms to look for and typical asthma treatment. Why some children is explained.
This article discusses all the aspects of life expectancy and attempts to answer the question of how long will I live? How to live to be 100 is explained with genetics and lifestyle.
This article tells all the wonderful things to see when you visit or camp out at Shenandoah National Park. This park has great waterfalls, hiking trails, biking trails, camping grounds and biking.
This article gives the history of the acceptability of men crying in public, focusing on current trends and some recent studies. Today is has become more acceptable for men to cry in public and of coursse privatly they may do what they want.
This article explains the genetic and biological components of pain, why people have different reactions to pain and ways to learn to live with chronic pain. A pain rehabilitation program is explained.
This article features the best types of degrees for college students in order to choose a job that has potential for growth. The highest paying jobs and the ones with the most potential for growth are discussed.
This article give all the facts about ovarian cancer, particularly the signs and symptoms to get a diagnosis before the disease is too far advanced. This is not a silent disease.
This article give the facts and treatments about basal cell, squamous cell and melanoma skin cancers. It covers introcular melanoma. Cancer prevention guidelines and skin cancer treatments are listed.
This article focuses on your credit and FICO score. It explains how the FICO score is determined and what the score means. There are ways to improve you credit by improving your FICO score.
This article is complete with information about brain cancer, the symptoms of brain cancer and treatment of cancer. It also discusses new treatments and technology.
This article is the story of bananas with all the nutritional facts, the known history and the healthy effects on the body. Easy recipes for banana dishes are included.
This article is about caring for your disabled elderly relative and your home. The various considerations in making this decision are discussed.
Effective parenting involves many components that are discussed in this article. Kids health, kids discipline, healthy nutrition for children and a proper amount of rest are all components of parents.
This article discusses ways to prevent aging of the skin, particularly premature aging. Some rare diseases that cause premature aging are also explained. Green tea benefits for skin care is included. Proper skin care is also discussed.
Delicious recipes for peaches that are easy are found in this article. There are several recipes, with complete instructions. Low fat recipes, healthy recipes, delicious recipes for peaches.
This article discussed the tragedy disappearing rain forests around the globe. The rainforests are comprised of four layer which are each described. The medicinal plants, the flowers and the rainforest animals are also reviewed.
This article discusses all the ramifications in the new gender-neutral school for 1 to 6 year olds in Stockholm Sweden. Egalia is a tax funded school with 33 boys and girls.
Chinese cuisine is made in harmony to achieve balance between the principle of Yin and Yang. China has four distinct regions that are explained in this article. Chinese cooking is not too difficult.
This article is about forgiveness and letting go. It discusses the wounds that happened to all of us and how to forgive. It also lists the benefits of forgiving.
This article discusses anger management and the unhealthy physical and psychological effects of long-term anger. Anger reducing strategies are included; teach children to express anger appropriately.
Willaims Syndrome is a rare but under diagnosed genetic disorder. This hub explains the cause of this syndrome and the effects of the disease. It also explains some of the current research.
A great way to grill barbecued ribs and corn on the grill is explained. There are good tips to end up with a tender and tasty meal. Recipes for the grill, including chicken bbq.
This article is about the USDA's replacement of the old food pyramid to the new plate which should be easier to understand. The plate addresses what types of food to eat, portion size and exercise.
This article covers caffeinated, energy drinks. Four Lokos, Monster and Red Bull are popular examples. Seven people have now died due too these drinks and emergency room visits have skyrocketed.
Snoring is a major problem for 30-40% of the population, which causes drowsiness during the day. Sleep apnea can cause some very serious health problems but a CPAP mask can cure the problem.