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About Alcohol & Mood Swings

About Alcohol & Mood Swings

Moods swings are a normal occurrence for almost everyone, stimulus or no stimulus. They may be triggered both internally or externally, and they can happen to varying degrees. When they swing wildly, doctors and psychiatrists have all kinds of names for them and medications to level them out. But al......[Read More]
Renewable Resources & Non-Renewable Resources

Renewable Resources & Non-Renewable Resources

The Earth is filled with renewable resources such as trees, plants and water, as well as nonrenewable resources like oil, coal and gas. It has been debated whether global warming and other environmental issues are caused by the use of nonrenewable resources, but there is nonetheless a strong movemen......[Read More]
Fast Food Nutrition Effects on Young Children

Fast Food Nutrition Effects on Young Children

Children ages 4 to 17 of today's high-paced world consume fast food on a regular basis. Unfortunately, that is reflective on the health of the population, particularly the children. These kids are no longer playing outside, but instead choosing a more lethargic lifestyle and opt to play video game......[Read More]
Walking Cast Instructions

Walking Cast Instructions

Walking casts help an injured person be mobile. Doctors often prescribe them for use with sprains or minor fractures located below the knee. Major fractures require a plaster cast, but the patient often finishes healing in a walking cast. Walking casts do not require crutches or any other mobility d......[Read More]
Cardiovascular Effects of the Sympathetic Division

Cardiovascular Effects of the Sympathetic Division

Running for our lives, focused on an escape route, our bodies kick into high gear in search of safety. The nervous system, wired long ago, gives us the strength to engage our muscles in dangerous situations, or affords us the energy to flee to safety. This sympathetic response powers our heart rate,......[Read More]
How to Cohabit With a Vegetarian Partner

How to Cohabit With a Vegetarian Partner

Cohabiting with a vegetarian can be simple or difficult. It depends on the flexibility of both parties and on their expectations.......[Read More]
Types of Hazardous Waste Incinerators

Types of Hazardous Waste Incinerators

Hazardous waste incinerators are used to burn certain types of garbage that cannot be simply thrown into a landfill. There are three types of incinerators: fixed hearth, rotary kiln and liquid injection. Each of them have specific applications for different kinds of waste. Learning about these incin......[Read More]
Health Insurance & Massage Therapy

Health Insurance & Massage Therapy

Massage therapy is increasingly popular among patients seeking relief from pain or injury, and the health care industry is responding.......[Read More]
Typical Contaminants at Scrap Yards

Typical Contaminants at Scrap Yards

Scrap yards house all sorts of materials: industrial and commercial scrap, scrap metals, junk cars and e-waste made up of computer and electronic scrap. Many of these materials do not degrade and only benefit the environment if they are recycled properly. Scrap yards are full of contaminants that ar......[Read More]
How to Cure Athlete's Foot with Apple Cider Vinegar - a Natural Cure

How to Cure Athlete's Foot with Apple Cider Vinegar - a Natural Cure

Because people are rethinking the toxic chemicals they use to treat simple conditions, many have rediscovered the curative effects that apple cider vinegar has on athlete's foot. Athlete's foot is a persistent, often painful disease of the foot that is caused by the growth of fungus (known as tinea ......[Read More]
Danger of Inhaling Propylene Glycol

Danger of Inhaling Propylene Glycol

Propylene glycol (PG), is a colorless, odorless chemical that is used as a food additive, in cosmetics and in pharmaceuticals as an inert solvent or carrier. Its industrial applications include antifreezes, hydraulic fluids, deicing liquids and coolants. PG is recognized as safe by the Food and Drug......[Read More]
Excavation Safety Course Description

Excavation Safety Course Description

Excavation safety courses give students an understanding of dangers and proper safety procedures to avoid injury in and around excavations and trenching operations.......[Read More]
Salmonella History

Salmonella History

The U.S. Department of Agriculture reports that salmonella is the leading cause of foodborne illness in the United States. The salmonella infection, referred to as salmonellosis, is characterized by a fever that averages 104 degrees. Salmonellosis also affects the gastrointestinal tract, resulting i......[Read More]
Fractional Distillation Experiments

Fractional Distillation Experiments

Fractional distillation is a technique commonly used to identify and purify organic liquids. This technique is a standard procedure in the oil industry to separate various components during the refining process. Fractional distillation experiments are widely practiced in the field of organic chemist......[Read More]
The Best Physical Therapy Programs

The Best Physical Therapy Programs

Physical therapists help people with injuries or disease to have better function and mobility. They do this by using certain kinds of exercise, electrical stimulation, ultrasounds and massage. Physical therapy programs offer master's degrees and doctoral degrees, which qualify students who graduat......[Read More]
The Structure of the Front Nose

The Structure of the Front Nose

The human nose can be split into two sections -- the front of the nose and the nasal cavity. The front of the nose is important for cosmetic and health reasons.......[Read More]
Industrial Safety Ideas

Industrial Safety Ideas

For your employees' sake, always seek new safety ideas for your workplace.factory image by e1129783 from Fotolia.comSafety awareness in the workplace can deflect many accidents. When workers are constantly thinking about working safely, they are less likely to take risks or relax their.........[Read More]
Herbs That Help the Liver

Herbs That Help the Liver

The liver is the largest internal organ in the body and performs a myriad of functions. A healthy liver can be damaged by toxins or disease. Natural herbs taken to nourish and support the liver are sometimes taken to help prevent damage or to complement medical treatment.......[Read More]
Health Benefits of Oranges

Health Benefits of Oranges

The orange is a highly versatile fruit that's used for breakfast food, desserts, salad garnishes, sauces and juicing. This makes it easy to incorporate it into your diet if you don't like to eat a whole orange at once. Although you can get the benefits of the fruit by drinking its juice, it's best t......[Read More]