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Health Benefits & Positive Effects of Copper
Viewed 4099 times since Wed, Jan 6, 2010
One must always keep in mind that copper is not just a kind of metal, when it comes to medicine and health, copper is actually a trace element mineral that serves a wide variety of purposes for the body, both on its own as well as a cofactor.... Read More
Pneumococcal Disease - Causes, Symptoms, Risk factors and Preventions
Viewed 1888 times since Mon, Feb 22, 2010
What is Pneumococcal Disease? Pneumococcal (pronounced new-mo-cockle) disease describes a group of illness caused by the bacterium Streptococcus pneumoniae, also known as pneumococcus. It is serious infection that occurs most commonly in children,... Read More
Facts You Didn't Know About Your Body
Viewed 1266 times since Thu, Dec 24, 2009
From sneezing after sex, to the use of the appendix, meet 15 curious facts about the human body. Our body is capable of producing aspirin Eating fruits and vegetables may help the human body make its own aspirin. Findings from the Journal of... Read More
What is Rotavirus - Causes and Symptoms
Viewed 1222 times since Wed, Feb 24, 2010
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), “before the vaccine, more than 200,000 U.S. children were taken to emergency rooms and more than 55,000 were hospitalized each year with rotavirus, which causes vomiting and... Read More
Workout Tips for Men to gain muscle quickly
Viewed 1041 times since Fri, Dec 28, 2012
Don't be a workoutaholic. Many beginners train feverishly under the assumption that more is better, especially when results first appear. However, you're much better off easing into the process. "At first, your muscles aren't ready to do a lot more... Read More
What is Hepatits A?
Viewed 965 times since Mon, Feb 22, 2010
What is Hepatitis A? Hepatitis A is a virus that causes liver disease. What can Hepatitis A do to you child? Hepatitis A can cause many symptoms, including: - Fever - Nausea and stomach pain - Loss of appetite and tiredness- - Yellowing of... Read More
Blood Donation Facts - Facts About Blood Donation
Viewed 930 times since Fri, Jan 1, 2010
Person above 18 years of age and over 50 Kgs. in weight can donate blood once in three months. A normal adult has five to six liters of blood in his/her body of which only 300 ml is used during blood donation. This blood is replaced by your body... Read More
Acid Reflux Disease - Commonly Asked Questions
Viewed 918 times since Sat, Dec 12, 2009
What is Acid Reflux? When the valve found at the lower end of the esophagus is dysfunctional, it allows the acidic content of the stomach to be regurgitated. ou know what heartburn is or you know someone who has experienced heartburn. Heartburn is... Read More
How To Jump Rope For Health and Fitness?
Viewed 899 times since Fri, Mar 12, 2010
Jumping rope is a very good calorie burner and is also a fun playground activity. You can have a total body workout without leaving home and without the feeling you are actually exercising. It develops excellent footwork and coordination and also... Read More
How to Maintain Good Health?
Viewed 893 times since Thu, Jan 21, 2010
What should you eat? You should eat a mixture of different kinds of food to keep healthy. You should try to include carbohydrates, such as pasta, rice or bread, at every meal and eat at least five different fruits and vegetables each day. You also... Read More
Wireless Dental Camera (Intra-Oral Camera)
Viewed 873 times since Tue, Jul 13, 2010
This is a wireless dental camera, an inter-oral camera with a wireless transmitter built in for ease of movement while using the camera. Examining your own teeth at home has now become possible with this Wireless Dental Camera. It consists of a 1.3MP... Read More
What is Glaucoma? Glaucoma Symptoms, Treatment & Risks
Viewed 864 times since Mon, Feb 8, 2010
What is Glaucoma? Glaucoma is a group of eye diseases characterized by damage to the optic nerve. In its early stages, glaucoma may present few or no symptoms and can gradually steal sight without warning. In fact, most people affected by glaucoma... Read More
Find How to Keep Healthy - What should you eat?
Viewed 850 times since Thu, Feb 11, 2010
What should you eat? You should eat a mixture of different kinds of food to keep healthy. You should try to include carbohydrates, such as pasta, rice or bread, at every meal and eat at least five different fruits and vegetables each day. You also... Read More
Haemophilus Influenzae Type B - Causes and Symptoms
Viewed 811 times since Mon, Feb 22, 2010
What is Haemophilus Influenzae Type B (Hib)? Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) is a bacteria responsible for severe pneumonia, meningitis and other invasive diseases almost exclusively in children aged less than 5 years. It is transmitted through... Read More
How to Get Rid of Lost Libido in Women
Viewed 801 times since Mon, Jul 4, 2011
As the saying goes, "No man or woman is an island." Libido is an essential factor for not being the proverbial island, since it provides satisfaction personally and relationship-wise. Due to aging and certain circumstances, the drive for intercourse... Read More
Health Benefits of Papaya - Prevent Constipation & Health Ailments
Viewed 796 times since Wed, Jan 6, 2010
Constipation is a condition whereby the fecal matter traveling through your colon remains too long in your colon before traveling out of the rectum. You become aware that you are constipated if you have difficulty passing motion or take a few days to... Read More
Causes and Symptoms of Color Blindness
Viewed 764 times since Fri, Dec 25, 2009
As the name suggests, color blindness is a medical problem in which a person is unable to distinguish between certain colors. This in turn can have an effect on the overall life of a person as there are certain professions and tasks that people... Read More
Vaccines - Why Your Children Should Get Them?
Viewed 732 times since Wed, Feb 24, 2010
There are a lot of things you can do to help keep your children healthy. One way to do that is to make sure your children receive all of their vaccines. What are vaccines? Vaccines help protect people from diseases that can cause sickness or death.... Read More
Understanding the Benefits of taking vitamins
Viewed 662 times since Sun, Jul 31, 2011
The benefits of vitamins include their ability to prevent and treat various diseases including heart problems, high cholesterol levels, eye disorders, and skin disorders. Most of the vitamins also facilitate the body mechanism and perform functions... Read More