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401.Common Myths and Misconceptions about Anorexia by Groshan Fabiola
People have many misconceptions about anorexia. Due to poor understanding of the phenomenon or due to various popular myths surrounding eating disorders, most people assimilate denatured ideas regarding anorexia and the persons it affects. Probably the most common misconception describes anorexia as ...
[Added: 15 Jun 2006   Hits: 441   Words: 545]

402.Sinus Infection Book Review- "The Sinus Cure- 7 Simple Steps" (Part 1) by Walter Ballenberger
In his book "The Sinus Cure- 7 Simple Steps to Relieve Sinusitis and other Ear, Nose and Throat Conditions", Dr. Murray Grossan, M.D., defines a "sinus cure" as follows: " A cure is defined as partial or complete relief of symptoms". With ...
[Added: 15 Jun 2006   Hits: 290   Words: 539]

403.If Arnold Schwarzenegger Can Do It With Free Weights, Why Can't You? by Kalwant Rana
Is it better to workout with weights ? Well the answer is yes and no. To say that free weights are better than machines would be incredibly unjust. There are advantages in both lifting weights and using a machine with weights attached. Well some of the ...
[Added: 15 Jun 2006   Hits: 293   Words: 375]

404.Don't Worry Be Tired by Dr. Ron McCluskey
Don't Worry - Be Tired by Dr. Ron McCluskey Tossing and turning? Can't get to sleep? Try these two quick tips and see the difference. As an emergency room physician, I've had my share of sleepless nights. Trying to get to sleep knowing you ...
[Added: 14 Jun 2006   Hits: 272   Words: 772]

405.Sinus Irrigation Using a Neti Pot vs. Pulsating Sinus Irrigation by Walter Ballenberger
In a previous article I discussed the pulsating sinus irrigation system using a Water Pik or Hydro Pulse device. This is certainly the system that works best for me, but before finding out about this procedure I tried doing sinus irrigation ...
[Added: 14 Jun 2006   Hits: 408   Words: 605]

406.Recognizing and Treating a Tension Headache by Jared Winston
A tension headache is by far the most common form of headache that people experience in every day life. However, in many cases, tension headaches may be confused with other types of headaches that may be more serious. Conversely, these more serious forms ...
[Added: 13 Jun 2006   Hits: 352   Words: 529]

407.Body Oils by Tania Jain
Our body is like a machine. A machine needs fuel to run and greasing and maintenance to be in proper shape and perform. Just like any other mechanical device our body needs food to work. At the ...
[Added: 13 Jun 2006   Hits: 299   Words: 595]

408.Dietary information when you are expecting by Olivia Andrews
Every woman passes the important phase of her life when she becomes an expecting mother. Women have a wider role in the process of reproduction and as such during those tough months it becomes necessary that she ...
[Added: 13 Jun 2006   Hits: 268   Words: 824]

409.The DMPA Street Theater Project by Diepiriye S. Kuku-Siemons
The Banglanatak troupe marched through the neighborhood searching for an ideal space to attract an audience. Their loud rhythmic drumming drove people out of their shops and homes onto the streets to witness the 'disturbance'. Many joined the excitement and procession, prodding the troupe for hints ...
[Added: 12 Jun 2006   Hits: 265   Words: 929]

410.Finding Reliable Medical Information On The Internet - Five Tips To Help You by Glenn Sheiner M.D.
The medical environment has changed completely with the introduction of the internet and the proliferation of web sites offering free medical and healthcare information. In today's world, more and more patients are using the internet to search for ...
[Added: 12 Jun 2006   Hits: 294   Words: 775]

411.Get Fit In Your Living Room And Burn Some Serious Calories With An Exercise Bike. by Kalwant Rana
Amongst the most popular cardiovascular activities, exercise bikes have to be one of the easiest and most simplest pieces of exerices equipment available. Almost everyone can ride a bike but this is even easier! you dont need to balance, it is all done for ...
[Added: 11 Jun 2006   Hits: 428   Words: 376]

412.The Awful Truth About Television: "Heavy" TV watchers are twice as likely to be obese by Katherine Westphal
Studies show: TV makes you fat This large amount of time spent motionlessly staring at a screen is also hazardous to your health and girth. Numerous studies show a relationship between TV watching and obesity. The most ...
[Added: 10 Jun 2006   Hits: 460   Words: 629]

413.Healthy Skin Care Education in 3 Easy Steps by Chelsea Aubin
Most people are self conscious about their skin. Everyone wants their skin to look young and healthy, and will go to many lengths to protect our skin from anything in the environment that could harm it. Our skin is the largest organ ...
[Added: 10 Jun 2006   Hits: 350   Words: 468]

414.Myths About Hair Growth by Chimezie Frank
Most people who complain of little or no hair growth are blaming it on a lack of natural growth from the scalp when in reality the problem is that the hair is breaking off from the end ...
[Added: 09 Jun 2006   Hits: 299   Words: 523]

415.Satinique Styling Products by Virgil Baptiste
Everyone wants to have great-looking hair, but who has the time (or the money) for regular visits to the salon? Buying the expensive salon products may work great for your hair, but it doesn't work out so well for your wallet. Is it possible ...
[Added: 09 Jun 2006   Hits: 446   Words: 621]

416.Consumers Can't Live Without the Free Newsletter, "Really Good Info" by Elisabeth Lawrence
Really Good Info (, a free monthly newsletter that is emailed to everyone who subscribes, is giving Americans kernels of vital information. Most people don't know how to save thousands of dollars on their credit card bills, the ...
[Added: 09 Jun 2006   Hits: 392   Words: 558]

417.Benefits Of Meditation For Our Wellness by Greg Culver
There is no question that the modern western lifestyle is becoming increasingly responsible for many life threatening diseases including stroke and heart attack. Longer working hours combined with fast food, lack of exercise and dysfunctional households are all common ...
[Added: 09 Jun 2006   Hits: 292   Words: 661]

418.Vitamins To Be Or Not To Be by Greg Culver
Fifty years ago the foods that were consumed by the general public were far more nutritious than they are now. I'm referring to fresh fruit and vegetables. Why is this? The answer is quite simple really - the soils that these foods were grown in way back then ...
[Added: 09 Jun 2006   Hits: 276   Words: 861]

419.Using Your Health Savings Account to Build Retirement Savings by Wiley Long
Health Savings Accounts are an excellent way to build a second retirement account. These tax-favored accounts, which have only been available since January of 2004, can be opened by anyone with a qualifying high-deductible health insurance plan. Once you open an HSA account, you can place tax-deductible ...
[Added: 09 Jun 2006   Hits: 407   Words: 1507]

420.The Ugly Truth About Exercise Equipment by Paul Reeve
You have probably all seen the various fitness equipment commercials. The claims made in these commercials tend to stretch credibility to the limit. You are invited to "Get the perfect abs in 10 minutes a day" or even " Have a sculpted body in no time." ...
[Added: 09 Jun 2006   Hits: 526   Words: 476]

421.Being Healthy can be Fun by Michael Hanna
Many fear that our younger generation are being forced into a world of vedging out in front of the TV, spending hours playing computer games and indulging in what is perceived to be quite frankly a lazy lifestyle. Research into the growing rates of childhood obesity points ...
[Added: 08 Jun 2006   Hits: 544   Words: 435]

422.Tips for Panic Attack Relief That Work by Chelsea Aubin
Panic attacks are most commonly caused by hereditary factors, or stress. One of every ten Americans suffer from panic attacks, and left untreated panic attacks can turn into phobias, heightened anxiety, and higher stress levels. They are debilitating to their victims and disrupt ...
[Added: 07 Jun 2006   Hits: 359   Words: 605]

423.7 Amazing Facts About Fulvic Acid You Should Know by Beverly Taylor
Fulvic Acid (not to be confused with folic acid) is rapidly being recognized as one of the key elements in many outstanding health and scientific breakthroughs of the 21st century. Scientists and doctors throughout the world are beginning to ...
[Added: 07 Jun 2006   Hits: 1035   Words: 490]

424.Fabrics That Keep You Healthy by Bronwen Elisabeth Roberts
The world of fabric has become an exciting industry. Remember the story of Lycra , which was developed in the late 1950s, but was relatively unknown for another 20 years. Innovative materials often have a long period of ...
[Added: 07 Jun 2006   Hits: 467   Words: 727]

425.Nutrilite by Virgil Baptiste
Growing awareness about the need for a balanced diet, and the fast pace of today's life have created an urgent need for a diet supplement that would take care of the requirement. Enter the Nutrilite range of products. Designed to ensure that you get a completely balanced diet, ...
[Added: 07 Jun 2006   Hits: 489   Words: 635]

426.Herbs and Spices that contribute to your Health by Bronwen E. Roberts
What you eat will show on your face and body: it will impact on the way you carry yourself, the amount of energy you have, and your level of passion for life! You are what ...
[Added: 07 Jun 2006   Hits: 383   Words: 830]

427.Organic Products and Production by Fran Black
Many shoppers only seem to have an abstract understanding of the benefits of organic foods and products on the environment and their health. Organic meat, poultry, eggs and dairy products come from animals that are given no antibiotics or ...
[Added: 07 Jun 2006   Hits: 319   Words: 427]

428.Common Aromatherapy Uses by Fran Black
Aromatherapy as used today originated in Europe and has been practiced there since the early 1900s. Practitioners of aromatherapy believe that every oil has a vibration or note, which can be used for different therapeutic applications. Aromatherapy can ...
[Added: 07 Jun 2006   Hits: 358   Words: 355]

429.Fulvic Acid - Discover the Key to Staying Younger, Healthier, and More Energized by Beverly Taylor
Please read on to discover how you can instantly boost your health and vitality as a result of the most astounding experiment in medical history. Dr. Alexis Carrell, a Nobel Prize winner, researched experimental surgery, did ground-breaking work with human blood vessels, and was a pioneer ...
[Added: 07 Jun 2006   Hits: 416   Words: 731]

430.Best Known Ways to Quit Smoking by Chelsea Aubin
When you have finally come to see that your smoking habit has caused damage to your health, and wallet, and general well being, and you have decided that you would like to quit it is good to ...
[Added: 07 Jun 2006   Hits: 332   Words: 451]

431.Is Laser Eye Surgery Safe? by Chelsea Aubin
In most cases laser eye surgery is safe. But, like any other surgical procedure there are certain risks that need to be addressed. A large number of patients have been able to stop wearing glasses after surgery and have achieved 20/40 vision, or better, that have been cases where ...
[Added: 07 Jun 2006   Hits: 331   Words: 457]

432.How To Choose Home Blood Pressure Monitor by Armughan Riaz
There are many varieties and types of home blood pressure monitors (HBPM). Purchasing a blood pressure monitor is a great way to keep track of your blood pressure; however, choosing one can be confusing. The choice is ...
[Added: 07 Jun 2006   Hits: 285   Words: 672]

433.Alternatives For Cellulite Reduction by Nishanth Reddy
Are there any cellulite reduction alternatives? With the rare exception, liposuction is generally considered cosmetic surgery. For this reason liposuction is not considered as medically necessary. Because of this, the decision is up to you whether or not to undergo liposuction procedure. You may ...
[Added: 07 Jun 2006   Hits: 345   Words: 605]

434.Soak Up the Hot Tub Lifestyle by shyr phoebe regueta
A wise man once said you could measure your success by how effectively you relax. The warm, soothing water of a bubbling hot tub can surely bring the most stressed out individual to a peaceful and relaxed state in record time. Soaking in a hot tub is one of ...
[Added: 07 Jun 2006   Hits: 300   Words: 563]

435.An Alternative Treatment for TMJ (Temporomandibular Joint) Syndrome by Dr Dean Howell
Temporomandibular Disorder (TMD), sometimes referred to as myofacial pain dysfunction or temporomandibular joint (TMJ) syndrome, is a condition involving pain in the muscles of the jaw used for chewing (masticatory muscles) and/or the temporomandibular joint, which connects the lower jaw to the skull. There are limitations in the ...
[Added: 06 Jun 2006   Hits: 371   Words: 385]

436.Why Aren't you Using the Right Number of Repetitions in the Gym. by Gary Matthews
Firstly lets look at how to perform repetitions correctly and then we will look at how to cycle them correctly. A full range repetition should be taken through the complete range of joint ...
[Added: 05 Jun 2006   Hits: 374   Words: 847]

437.How Many Exercises and Sets Do I Perform for my Strength Training? by Gary Matthews
What if I told you only have a limited amount of energy (readily available) per strength training session, would you believe me? Well the latest scientific data and blood tests on individuals under strict gym conditions have revealed that ...
[Added: 05 Jun 2006   Hits: 348   Words: 777]

438.Physical Causes for Deficiency in Memory by Reevas Austin
1. Chronic illness 2. Weak constitution of the body 3. Physical uneasiness 4. Overwhelming disease 5. Not physically fit 6. Lack of vision or eyesight People who are healthy, physically fit and energetic will have a good memory .Health should ...
[Added: 05 Jun 2006   Hits: 262   Words: 347]

439.A Quick Guide to Buying Discount Contact Lenses Online by Megan Steiner
Let's face it, in today's world; things are getting more expensive all the time. But just because you may have to spend a lot of money on things like gas and food does not mean you need to ...
[Added: 04 Jun 2006   Hits: 328   Words: 470]

440.The Truth About Cellulite Cream by Emillie Loh
Many women cringe on finding the right treatment to get rid of cellulite. But by far, how many of them have successfully found the right solution to eliminate this unsightly orange-peel skin altogether? Almost 90% of women in ...
[Added: 04 Jun 2006   Hits: 361   Words: 368]

441.Symptoms and Related Syndromes of Fibromyalgia by Abhijit Dey
*Pain- In fibromyalgia, patients suffer from acute and stabbing pain in muscle joints. The tendons, soft fibres, ligaments and cartilages are massively affected by fibromyalgia. Patients feel hour longed stiffed joints in the morning. Patients often experience cramps and burning sensation ...
[Added: 03 Jun 2006   Hits: 353   Words: 375]

442.Dangers of South Beach Diet by Nishanth Reddy
The South Beach Diet is considered to be a healthy diet, which is concerned on the right carbohydrates and the right fats for a healthy body. As such, many people were drawn to it believing that the South Beach Diet is really the best diet for them. ...
[Added: 03 Jun 2006   Hits: 392   Words: 635]

443.Consumers Can't Live Without the Free Newsletter, "Really Good Info" by Elisabeth Lawrence
"Most people don't know the top five secrets that will help their children raise their grades, the five critical steps they should immediately take if they have a traffic accident, or how to save thousands of dollars on their credit ...
[Added: 03 Jun 2006   Hits: 363   Words: 574]

444.Knee Pain Exercises Especially for Women by Dr. Ron McCluskey
by Dr. Ron McCluskey Need to strengthen knees because of knee pain? Because of their anatomy, women are more likely to have knee pain. However, much of this pain can be relieved with a few simple exercises. A young lady in a baseball ...
[Added: 03 Jun 2006   Hits: 422   Words: 426]

445.Trichologist FAQs by Ian Major
What Is The Origin Of The Word Trichologist? The word Trichologist originated in Greece. Trikhos is the Greek word meaning hair. What Is A Trichologist? A Trichologist is a hair stylist that ...
[Added: 03 Jun 2006   Hits: 373   Words: 586]

446.Dental Plans: How To Choose The Best Dental Insurance For You by Richard Cussons
You understand that you need dental insurance. After all, it is an essential part of life, no different than any other medical coverage. And, despite the fact that you hate going to the dentist, you know that, one day, you may need more than a simple check-up. If an ...
[Added: 02 Jun 2006   Hits: 309   Words: 498]

447.Indoor Air Pollution and Your Health by Greg Clark
The quality of the air inside the home or office can significantly impact one's health. Many people are aware that breathing outdoor air pollutants (ozone, particulate matter, diesel fumes, carbon monoxide among others) increases the likelihood ...
[Added: 02 Jun 2006   Hits: 308   Words: 435]

448.Undesirable Effects of Excess Blood Cholesterol by Groshan Fabiola
Cholesterol is a fatty, viscous substance produced by the liver. This substance has many purposes inside the body and in normal amounts it is benefic for the proper activity of the organism. Cholesterol has a very important role in protecting blood ...
[Added: 02 Jun 2006   Hits: 245   Words: 482]

449.The Malign Effects of High Cholesterol by Groshan Fabiola
Statistics reveal that around 20 percent of people in the United States have abnormally high cholesterol. High cholesterol is a major factor of risk in heart disease and therefore it needs to be reduced to normal levels in order to maintain the health of the organism. In some ...
[Added: 02 Jun 2006   Hits: 291   Words: 500]

450.The Importance of Low Cholesterol Food by Groshan Fabiola
Increasingly larger numbers of people suffer from heart disease as a consequence of high blood cholesterol levels. There are many factors that enable the accumulation of cholesterol inside the organism, but the major cause is ...
[Added: 02 Jun 2006   Hits: 298   Words: 519]

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