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How to Create Living Wills

How to Create Living Wills

When you become terminally ill or incapacitated, your family members and your health care providers need to know how you want to proceed with treatment. You may become so sick or hurt that you can no longer make or voice the decisions on your own. By writing a living will, also known as an advance h......[Read More]
How Much Protein Does Milk Have?

How Much Protein Does Milk Have?

To Americans of a certain age "Drink your milk" was heard as often as "Sit up straight," "Turn that down," and "Because I said so." And--as usual--your mom knew best. Milk has fallen out of favor in recent years, but the return to simpler and more natural nutrition has reminded Americans that milk i......[Read More]
Fish & Shellfish Allergies

Fish & Shellfish Allergies

Seafood, primarily shellfish, is the No. 1 food that causes allergic reactions in people. Shrimp, crab and lobster are the most common culprits. Approximately 60 percent of people first experience an allergic reaction as adults, which will then become a lifelong allergy. Seafood can be one of the ea......[Read More]
How to Compare Exact Car Insurance Quotes

How to Compare Exact Car Insurance Quotes

Shopping for comparison auto insurance rates can be challenging. Many times, you must complete a separate application for each carrier and go through countless insurance interviews. Comparing rates, however, can save you time and money.......[Read More]
Black Seed Health Benefits

Black Seed Health Benefits

Whether you use black seed as a spice or in capsules for headache relief, consider making black seed a staple in your home. Black seed has so many uses for health, it's known in Arabia as "the seed of blessing."......[Read More]
Protein Smoothie Diet

Protein Smoothie Diet

Protein smoothies are a convenient way to lose weight through calorie restriction and portion control. Protein powders can be measured out in advance and stored in plastic zipper bags for easy meals on the go without breaking your diet. Whey, soy and egg protein powders can all be used with good res......[Read More]
Glytone Cleansers for Sensitive Skin

Glytone Cleansers for Sensitive Skin

Glytone is generally prescribed by dermatologists for those with sensitive skin to combat a variety of skincare needs, including exfoliation, anti-aging and acne. The product is available by prescription only. It is produced by Pierre Fabre Dermo-Cosmetique and distributed by the Genesis pharmaceuti......[Read More]
How to Extend the Freshness of Fruits and Vegetables

How to Extend the Freshness of Fruits and Vegetables

Eating fresh fruits and vegetables is an important step in managing your weight, preventing and treating long-term and short-term illness, and looking and feeling our best. The problem is that many of us don't get a chance to take advantage of what fruits and vegetables will do for us because they s......[Read More]
Omega 3 Vitamin Information

Omega 3 Vitamin Information

Omega 3 fatty acids are desperately needed by the body for several reasons. First, we cannot manufacture these essential fatty acids on our own, and secondly, the standard American diet is out of balance when it comes to healthy fats. Our diets are generally loaded with omega 6, but not omega 3 fats......[Read More]
How to Hang Children's Hand Molds

How to Hang Children's Hand Molds

Create hand molds of babies and children in shapes, such as oval, round, square or a heart. Your mold could be of one child's hand, two children holding hands or a child's hand clasped in one of his parent's hands. Hand mold kits are available at craft and discount stores, including a plaque style k......[Read More]
How to Treat Toothaches Using Herbal Home Remedies

How to Treat Toothaches Using Herbal Home Remedies

Toothache, or odontalgia, is severe pain in a particular tooth and the area surrounding it. Sources of toothache may be a cavity or fissure in the enamel, disease of the gum, jaw problems, or the arrival of a wisdom tooth. With today's preventive dentistry, such as education in dental hygiene, flu......[Read More]
PowerBars' Nutrition Information

PowerBars' Nutrition Information

PowerBars are a convenient supplement used to meet nutritional needs when one is too busy to prepare a meal. The nutritional content of PowerBars vary depending on the type and flavor of the bar and the amount of protein, carbohydrates, fat, and sugar should be taken into account when choosing a Pow......[Read More]
Substitutes for Dental Materials

Substitutes for Dental Materials

Dental substitutes have grown more and more effective over the years.dentist image by Sandor Kacso from Fotolia.comOne goal of dentistry has been to find materials that mimic the natural materials of the mouth so that durable dental repairs retain the patient's natural appearance. As.........[Read More]
FDA Requirements to Sell HCG

FDA Requirements to Sell HCG

The Food and Drug Administration has selling requirements for early pregnancy testing devices.pregnancy image by AGphotographer from Fotolia.comHCG, human chorionic gonadotropin, is a placental hormone found in serum, plasma and urine. With the appropriate in vitro medical devices,.........[Read More]
Natural Ways to Treat Yeast Infections

Natural Ways to Treat Yeast Infections

A yeast infection is a bothersome issue that causes discomfort and, sometimes, a trip to the doctor. Many women suffer frequent yeast infections and find purchasing over the counter solutions pricey and sometimes irritating. There are several options for at home and natural remedies to treat yeast i......[Read More]
Benefits of Grapeseed Extract

Benefits of Grapeseed Extract

Knowledge of the health benefits of the grape goes back thousands of years. The grape, or Vitis vinifera, was highly regarded in ancient Egypt and Greece for its health-giving benefits. In Europe, the grape was used to improve circulatory problems, heal wounds, and treat consumption, cancer and li......[Read More]
Industrial Work Truck Safety

Industrial Work Truck Safety

It is imperative that safety measures are always taken when driving an industrial work truck. Anything short of total compliance with this rule can cost the lives of the driver as well as others.......[Read More]
Microwaves That Use Less Energy

Microwaves That Use Less Energy

Microwaves are handy kitchen appliances that heat food by transmitting high-frequency radio waves. These radio waves travel beneath the surfaces of food, increasing the temperature of the water molecules inside. Microwaves vary in terms of energy efficiency depending on how new the appliance is, the......[Read More]
About Meditation Chairs

About Meditation Chairs

Meditation requires focus and concentration, so you can block out the outside stimuli and explore inner peace. If you are uncomfortable sitting on a floor or floor mat, you will not be able to focus. As you age, it is difficult to maintain a position without your body becoming stiff. A meditation ch......[Read More]
Foods High in Monounsaturated Fat

Foods High in Monounsaturated Fat

Nuts contain monounsaturated fats.almonds image by Nicola Gavin from Fotolia.comMonounsaturated fats contain one double-bonded (unsaturated) carbon in the molecule. These fats are healthier to eat than saturated fats or trans fats because they bring are proven to cause less cholesterol.........[Read More]