May 2007


Kids’ Type 1 Diabetes Control Slips With Each Daily TV Hour, By Daniel J. DeNoon, WebMD Medical News Reviewed by Louise Chang, MD Diabetes and couch potatoes doesn’t match The health of children with type 1 diabetes depends on keeping their blood-sugar levels under control. Exercise and a healthy diet are important for controlling blood […]

Naked yoga is the practice of yoga without clothes. The practice is gaining popularity, notably in western societies that have more familiarity with social nudity. In America a good number of men and women find nudist yoga as a source of great relaxation and peace of mind. Every year, a reasonable increase in nudist yoga […]

Yes, we’ve all heard about it, sugar is everywhere, but sometimes (more often than one would like to expect) we bump into new products with innovative marketing techniques, turning the nutritional information resume into some sort of puzzle. In order to help you to discover sugar and all it’s alliases, here is an interesting list: […]

It is Ok to eat Sugar Sweetened Cereals? According to a report in the September 1995 issue of Diabetes Forecast, it’s actually OK for kids to eat pre-sweetened cereals, as long as you keep an eye at the overall amount of carbohydrates. The following examples are cited in the report: 1 ounce of S’Mores Grahams […]

Aromatherapy is the use of essential oils to achieve therapeutic health benefits. Essential oils are highly concentrated extracts which are derived from the flowers, leaves, bark and roots of various plants. They contain the plant’s active “lifelike” properties and are said to be the “blood” of the plant. Among these essential oils are cedarwood, lavender, […]

Injected Toxin Works for Overactive Bladder, Enlarged Prostate May 24, 2007 – Researchers report that Botox, which has been flattening wrinkles for years, may also help relieve the bothersome urinary symptoms associated with an enlarged prostate or bladder conditions. The news came out at this week’s annual meeting of the American Urological Association in Anaheim, […]

This green mixture, prepared with fresh ingredients, soothes and softens the skin. Ingredients (with this formula you can make approx. 10 oz., enough for 1 treatment.) 1/2 cup sliced mushrooms 1 cup sliced fresh carrot root 2 cups fresh spinach leaves 2 cups fresh, sliced zucchini squashes 1/2 cup vegetable water (left over from steaming […]

Though the vast majority of anorexia sufferers we hear about are women, particularly young girls, boys and indeed men do suffer from the disease too. In fact more and more men over the few years have been diagnosed as anorexic though it is thought that many men suffering do so in silence as a result […]

Anorexia nervosa is a serious medical disorder that is statistically most prevalent in the adolescent teenage years of young women. It is estimated that 7% of the population suffers from eating disorders and if left untreated over 20% of them will die from it. Anorexia takes the lives of children everyday in this world and […]

Many parents, frantic with worry when their child is diagnosed with anorexia, do not know where to turn to for help, but there are many good treatment programs available and they need to examine all options carefully. Treatment may be offered at a residential clinic or at a day center and the earlier it starts […]

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