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Taking White Wine Out of the Carpet

Taking White Wine Out of the Carpet

If you hosted a dinner party and someone spilled white wine on your carpet, you can remove it using several techniques. Since white wine won't stain like its red counterpart will, you simply need to lift the substance out of the carpet to leave the material fresh and clean.......[Read More]
FDA Food Guidelines for Expirations & Best Before Dates

FDA Food Guidelines for Expirations & Best Before Dates

An expiration date is a guide to the consumer stating the last date that a food item can be consumed before it is considered spoiled. This date is usually expressed on the food item's label. The Food and Drug Administration has no specific guidelines for food apart from baby formula.......[Read More]
Injuries Related to Personal Protective Equipment

Injuries Related to Personal Protective Equipment

A helmet is just one example of personal protective equipment.helmet image by Goran Bogicevic from Fotolia.comPersonal protective equipment is designed to protect a worker against the environmental risks that are part of a particular job. For example, construction workers are required to.........[Read More]
How to Cure a Gnat Infestation in Your Home

How to Cure a Gnat Infestation in Your Home

Gnats are annoying tiny flying insects that can multiply quickly. Although a typical gnat lives only 10 days, that is enough time for a female to lay more than 200 eggs. These eggs quickly hatch, which can cause a small gnat infestation to turn into a large one in a matter of days. All of the potent......[Read More]
How to Balance Carbohydrates with Diabetes

How to Balance Carbohydrates with Diabetes

Balancing carbohydrates is crucial to any diabetic's diet. It is important to know what you are eating, and how the foods you eat impact your blood sugar. The American Diabetes Association recommends consuming between six and 11 servings of carbohydrates per day for most diabetics. To make those car......[Read More]
Safety Masks for Asbestos & Mold

Safety Masks for Asbestos & Mold

During home improvement projects, two of the most dangerous materials a person might encounter are mold and asbestos. It is important that anyone at risk of exposure to them be equipped with the proper kind of safety mask.......[Read More]
Carb Counting Diet Tips

Carb Counting Diet Tips

Carbohydrate-counting diets are diets in which you keep track of how many carbohydrates you eat in each day. This is usually, but not always, to the exclusion of other considerations such as calories or fat. Carb-counting diets became famous with the advent of the Atkins plan, but other diets use ca......[Read More]
Ways to Strengthen Your Memory With Almond Oil

Ways to Strengthen Your Memory With Almond Oil

Almond oil is a popular oil sold in grocery stores nationwide. The product is an odorless liquid with a bland or nutty taste. In addition to containing high amounts of mono- and poly-saturated fatty acids, almond oil may also help to strengthen memory when consumed regularly.......[Read More]
Side Effects of Fludarabine

Side Effects of Fludarabine

Fludarabine is an anti-metabolite drug sold in the United States under the brand name Fludara. This prescription drug is used to treat B-cell chronic lymphocytic leukemia, a cancer of the white blood cells. Doctors prescribe fludarabine to patients who did not benefit from an alkylating agent such a......[Read More]
Difference Between Insurance and Hedging

Difference Between Insurance and Hedging

Hedging and insurance are risk-reduction strategies, but there is a fundamental difference between the two. When you buy an insurance policy, you pay a premium to avoid risk while not limiting your potential rewards. Hedging, on the other hand, is a financial strategy that involves giving up potenti......[Read More]
How to Treat Hypoglycemia with Natural Remedies

How to Treat Hypoglycemia with Natural Remedies

One way to treat Hypoglycemia is with natural remedies. Hypoglycemia is the medical term for low Glucose (blood sugar) levels. Below are some natural remedies that have been proven to be effective in helping to treat, and possibly cure, Hypoglycemia.......[Read More]
What Are the Effects of Shingles During Pregnancy?

What Are the Effects of Shingles During Pregnancy?

Shingles is related to chicken pox, and is a nuisance to anyone who contracts the virus. The situation is especially stressful for a pregnant woman, as shingles can harm the baby before and during birth. Such side effects can include illness, deformation or even death. However, serious side effects ......[Read More]
Diets for Contest Prep

Diets for Contest Prep

A combination of diet and training can prepare you for the big day.Jupiterimages/Comstock/Getty ImagesBodybuilders use a schedule of diets and exercise to prepare for fitness shows. According to nutritional expert and weight trainer Joe Klemczewski, the most important point in contest.........[Read More]
How to Arrange an Ergonomic Desk

How to Arrange an Ergonomic Desk

Your workspace plays a significant role in your work efficiency. A workspace that is ergonomic, or suited to accommodate your natural range of motion, has vital importance if you intend to work in one place for long periods of time such as a computer desk. An ergonomic workspace allows you adequate ......[Read More]
What Are the Benefits of Seal Oil?

What Are the Benefits of Seal Oil?

The benefits of seal oil were first discovered by Danish scientists H.O. Bang and J. Dyerberg, who published a report in 1975 on the benefits of the diet high in seal meat consumed regularly by the Greenlandic Eskimos.......[Read More]
How to Get the Jiggies in Terrydactyland

How to Get the Jiggies in Terrydactyland

In action-adventure video game "Banjo-Tooie," a Jiggie is a golden jigsaw piece. The pieces complete jigsaw puzzles that unlock the levels. The objective of the game is to collect all of the Jiggies to put an end to Grunty the Witch's plans. Each of the worlds in "Banjo-Tooie" contain 10 Jiggies tha......[Read More]
Side Effects of Pimecrolimus

Side Effects of Pimecrolimus

Pimecrolimus is a prescription medication that is used for the treatment of various skin conditions, like eczema. It is a topical cream. It is generally used on individuals who have not successfully responded to other medications for eczema, such as topical steroids. Pimecrolimus is classified as be......[Read More]
Safety Issues at the Airport

Safety Issues at the Airport

Runway incidents continue to be the biggest safety issue facing airports worldwide. In 2007 alone, there were 370 runway incursions in which aircraft were involved in mishaps. Problems increase as aircraft traffic grows.......[Read More]
Fish Oil for Bipolar Disorder

Fish Oil for Bipolar Disorder

If you have bipolar disorder, you probably already know about the plethora of medications available to you to help treat the symptoms of this illness. And you're most likely aware that psychotherapy can help treat bipolar mood disorder as well. Fish oil is another possible treatment that can be used......[Read More]