Green Tea Facts
During ancient times, the Chinese have studied and proved the medicinal properties and benefits of green tea. It is found that green tea has many health benefits compared to other food or drinks. It is used by the Chinese people to cure simple headaches to depression. Green tea had been used as medicine for 4,000 years proving only that it is one of the most common remedy among many illness. Continue reading
Why You May Need Fish Oil
Fatty fish like salmon, tuna and mackerel have fats that can produce fish oil. Fish oil contains Omega-3 fatty acids which are recommended by health-care professionals to be included in a individual’s diet. Omega-3 acids are mainly docosahexaenoic acid or DHA and eicosapentaenoic acid or EPA.
Omega- fatty acids are essential in cell building. It is important to get them from our diet since the body cannot produce this kind of acid. Research showed that Omega- 3 plays a significant role in brain and fetal development during pregnancy and infancy. Fish oil are believed and proven to provide numerous health benefits. Aside from this, there are also a lot of advantages by taking fish oil supplements. Continue reading
Influencing People, Your How-To Guide
Copyright 2005 Daniel N Brown
Every day we’re confronted with situations where we need to influence, lead and persuade people. From persuading your children to clean their room, to convincing your boss to give you a raise. It’s all about influence.
Our ability to deal successfully with people determines the quality of our business life, our family life, and our social life. Ultimately, our success in life and in any endeavor will be solely determined by how well we influence other people. Our ideas will never see the light of day if we can’t persuade others why it’s such a great idea. Continue reading
Understanding Your ‘Purrrfect’ Companion
Out of all the pet animals, the cat is most expressive about its needs. The feline loves to be pampered and cared for. Don’t you just love the pretty pussy pictures they make? They can also become ‘sulkily aggressive’ at times. Understanding their feelings and needs is not at all difficult.
Just like your body language, behavior, and words give away your intentions and feelings, similarly, your pets also communicate through their bodies, and noises they make. As a pet owner, it is important for you to understand the signs, scents, and Continue reading
The Choking Game Is Deadly
News out that kids who are looking for an easy, cheap, and pretty much undetectable high are choking themselves with belts, ties, ropes and dog leashes. The ligatures cut off oxygen to their brain to the point that they pass out. They describe experiencing a dream-like state. In fact, in Ireland this game is known as “The American Dream.” Elsewhere it’s known as the “Choking game”, “Fainting game”, “Something dreaming game,” etc.
Often, in this deadly practice, there is a choker and a chokee. This is dangerous enough as a child puts her life in someone elses hands. (Would you bet your life on the judgment of a 12 year old?) More and more often, though, kids are doing this alone with predictable consequences. Continue reading
Skin Care For Every Type Of Skin
Taking care of the skin starts with knowing your skin type, because ultimately, this will determine the proper skin care routine you should take on and the types of products that best complement your skin. Skin types are categorized into four: normal, dry, oily, and combination. Following are descriptions of each of the types and suggestions on how to care for them. Continue reading
Take Care Of Your Skin
Skin problems are the most common reasons why many people have ugly skin. Because of unhealthy habits, more and more people are not even aware that they have skin problems that greatly contribute to their deteriorating skin.
These days, many people are not aware that the normal pimple—which has a life cycle of six to eight weeks—can lead to a skin illness without serious treatment. What is worst is that they don’t know that if the normal skin problem such as pimples can develop into a severe condition like acne that would require more time to heal and may cause pain due to heavy peeling and would eventually leave ugly and uneven acne scars. Continue reading