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.
How can you tell if someone is lying to you? While it is very difficult to always spot a lie, there are some behaviors that will indicate someone is not telling the truth. People are lied to from 10-200 times daily. Learn what clues will help you spot a lie from a loved one or from someone at work.
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 treatmentsm such as medicaiton, physical therapy, corticosteroid injections and surgery.
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 infammatory response ocurs 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.
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.
There are makeup ideas to making your eyes look wider. How to apply makeup is explained, with tips for brown eyes makeup, green and blue. There are tips for eyebrow care also. How to apply makeup.
James Gandolfini died at age 51 from a heart attack while traveling with his son in Italy. His achievements are noted and the symptoms of heart disease are also included. We are saddened by his loss.
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.
What is an autoimmune disease? There are numerous one, and autoimmun hepatitis leades to cirrhosis of the liver and liver failute without treatment. Symptoms of liver diease and treatment listed.
PTSD symptoms, cognitive therapy and helping organizations are all part of this large problem that faces so many vets returning from war. There are dogs trained to help PTSD affected vets.
This article is about tough times and medical problems, including a heart catherization with stents for a woman. Attitude is what get you through those times and the love of family mean everything.
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.
Malaria is one of the greatest, growing health threats in the world. Many agencies are working to cure malaria. Malaria symtoms and prevention are covered in this article, along with the statistics.
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 the history of moustaches. Movie stars that have unique mustaches are also featured. Sam Elliot is featured. Johnny Depp, Tom Selleck and Clark Gable are also shown.
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 talks about smart changes that people can make right now that will protect their future. The financial changes that would be most beneficial for 2013 are explained in detail.
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..
The way healthcare professionals talk to their patients or the residents of nursing home is sometimes elderspeak. Elderspeak is explained, and the proper way to speak to the elderly is explained.
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.
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.
This is the story of a river that runs north and is teeming with abundant wildlife. Wild life in Florida is beautiful, especially the birds. Pictures of unique wild birds is the focus of this hub.
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 explains the advances in medical treatment utilizing microchips in medication, called smart pills. They are used for diagnosis and for patient compliance.
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. The disease of asthma 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.
Be a tourist in Washington DC on a Sunday Morning. We visited on a gorgeous autumn day and saw all the beautiful monuments. Less traffic and wonderful historic sites are easily found.
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 is about the new manuscript found that states Butch Cassidy wasn't killed in the shootout in Bolivia but lived out his live in Washington state. Wild Bunch history and movie are reviewed.
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.
The history of the Maya Indians beginning with their initial arrival in America to the end of their culture is discussed with emphasis on the Mayan calendar.
This article give the history of the great lakes from the earliest exploration to the shipwrecks that plagued the vessels. General information about the lakes and the St. Lawrence is covered. There are videos that tell about the ships lost and the lakes in general. The SS Edmund Fitzgerald story is...
Rising grocery bills are a problem for many people. We drive less; we buy less food also. Coupons are discussed and there are may tips to save money. Become aware of when products are usually on sale.
This article gives you valuable information on how to stay looking younger through staying out of the sun, eating the right foods and developing a weekly skin care routine that is wonderful to keep your skin supple and radiant.
This article explains in detail why the carb-rich diet works once you understand which carbohydrate foods to choose for your weight loss plan. All carbohydrates are not created equal. Resistant starches will help you loose weight,
Blue and purple fruit and vegetables have flavenoids that have multiple healthy effects on your body, which prevents disease and aids your good daily health. The healthiest food are listed.
Mother's Day is a very special holiday and there are numerous ideas for gift selections. Find a gift that is unique for her. The history of mother's day is reviewed. Mother's have been honored since the tine of the Goddess Isis.
This article is about the problem of fatigue. The symptoms of fatigue and common causes are discussed. The new term TATT is explained and and the normal requirements for sleep is discussed.
Hippotherapy is a healing modality using horses with skilled personnel, i.e. physical, occupational and speech therapist. It is a very good therapy for children with cerebral palsy, autism, head injuries, strokes and numerous other disabilities.
This hub covers Ovarian cancer from current statistics, symptoms,how it is diagnosed, stages of the disease and the typical caner treatments.
This is the story of the Monarch butterfly, who flies to the mountains every winter but those female population is declining. It also discusses the use of butterflies in decorating.
The Dominican Republic have beaches and mtns.of beauty. The humpback whales breed by the hundreds in Puerto Plata. There is historical buildings from the time of Columbus in Santa Domingo.
Orchids are the most popular flower in the world. This article gives the history of orchids and discusses the more common varieties and their care. Along with several pictures the car of the orchid is explained.
There are several green cleaning agents that probably have in your home to keep your kitchen clean and bacteria free. There are many cleaning tips that are very affordable. This is cost effective.
Travel to the Adirondack Mountains for beautiful scenery, mountain climbing, hiking, canoeing, camping, swimming and boating in the summer. These 48 peaks have wonderful ski resorts for winter.
Planning retirement is essential for an adequate financing in your senior years. Several savings plans are reviewed, which will depend on your age. The benefits of home refinancing is discussed.
Traveling to California to see the Redwoods and sequoia trees is a wonderful vacation. Redwoods have very unique characteristics that are covered in this article and have lived for hundreds of years.
The loss of pet, whether a cat or dog is horribly sad. This hub is about my personal experience of my pet cats through the years. This article touches on the responsibilities of being a pet owner and some information specific to the Calico is also discussed. Genetic differences in cats is...
This article is full of easy recipes to cook on a Panini Press. There are pictures and a video instruction also for the recipes.
The Karpeles Manuscript Library Museums houses the largest collection of original historical manuscripts, documents and art. There are 10 fully stocked locations to is visit across the country.
This article explains borderline personality disorder, the two main types. The symptoms are explained in detail and the best way to live with this individual is explained. The therapy is also discussed as there is no medication that is effective.
American prisoners, primarily sailors, that were kept in the Dartmoor Prison of England until well after the War of 1812.The story of what happened to these men is recounted, including a rare letter.
This article discusses bullying in schools. It explains the Bullying Prevention Program and discusses the seriousness of the problem for our children. Signs for parents to note are also listed.
This hub tells the story of my mother who developed osteomyelitis (bone infection - MRSA) following an ankle surgery with poor quality followup care by the doctor.
Gorillas are the largest, strongest animal on the planet and this article discusses the two species and why they are endangered species. The details of the life of the gorilla are also covered in detail.
Bald Eagles are the national symbol of the United States. Legend has it that in one of the first battles of the Revolution, the noise of the battle awoke the Eagles. This article gives the history of the eagle and many facts about the eagle that you might not know.
This article is about cooking those delicious desserts with fruits. The recipes are easy to follow and the results will delight your family. Fresh or frozen fruit may be used in these recipes.
This article discusses some great exercises for your hips and thighs. There are numerous dance routines that are effective for toning, weight loss and a better image of yourself.
People go through five sleep stages at night. Each stage is explained in detail. Dreams serve a special function for our minds and bodies which happen during REM sleep. Dream interpretation is also discussed.
This article addresses senior citizens drinking alcohol that interacts negatively with their medications. This is a serious problem for senior citizens. The warning signs of abuse are listed and the signs of an alcoholic drinker. A community help organization is also discussed.
This article is about the nocebo effect, which discusses the power of the mind and how being pessimistic can block any healing treatment. The self fulfilling prophesy is explained.
This article stresses the importance of safety for children when they are swimming as drowning kills more than 1000 children a year under the age of 14. It covers the CDC guidelines and what to do in the case of an emergency.
Alzheimer's Disease affects memory, behavior and thinking and has no cure. This article discusses the risk factors, symptoms and how the disease attacks the brain. The role of caregivers is defined.
This article gives the symptoms of dementia and answers the question. What is Alzheimer's? Symptoms are listed for dementia and Alzheimer's disease. The classifications of the disease are explained.
This article lists the home cleaning items in your home that have carcinogens, which cause cancer. The focus is to use safe cleaning products and many of them can be made with simple ingredients you already have in your home.
This article tells the history of kitchen appliances. There are some great pictures of vintage appliances and descriptions of stoves and refrigerators from the early 1900s.
This is an overview of how the skin functions. There are several remedies for treating dry skin and frequent creaming is a prime method to keep your skin supple.The best moisturizers are listed along.
This article covers the various types of arthritis in detail. The symptoms and how it is diagnosis. There are pictures of how the joint damage destroys the bones. Treatments are also reviewed.
This article uses humor to look at superstition listing most of the more common ones, from the number 13, to spilling salt, to the 4 leaf clover. It takes a look at how superstitions can control your life.
It is estimated that 10 million Americans have fibromyalgia. This article discusses the causes, list the diagnosis process, the symptoms and the various treatments for this disease. This disease is very difficult to diagnoses.