April 2008

If you`re not an only child in a family, then you probably know thisfeeling, regardless of whether you are senior or junior. It`s quite difficult to share your mother with someone else. And when you also require love for a “rival” from a baby, sharing his toys, receiving ahalf of apple, instead of whole, then […]

There are many reasons why a man may have difficulty with fertility. Fortunately, once diagnosed, some of these causes may be treatable. Many fertility issues are related with sperm disorders. A major cause of fertility problems can be related to sperm disorder. Of the millions of sperm normally deposited into the vagina, only a few […]

Squint A squint (strabismus) occurs when the nerves and muscles controlling the eye’s movement overcompensate, which can either pull the eye inwards or outwards. In rare cases, the eye can also be pulled upwards or downwards as well. If the eye is pointing outwards, towards the side of the head, this is called exotropia or […]

Male Sterility The condition in which a married couple finds it difficult to produce an offspring is called sterility .The defect may be either with the male partner or the female partner. These defects can be either organic or functional .In males the procreative factors is the sperm. It is produced in the testicles and […]

Hands are one of our most expressive features that need to be moisturized and cared for to keep them looking their best. Often we spend a lot of time on our face and hair but don’t think twice about the way that our hands look…could it be that our hands are our most neglected part […]

PARIS (AFP) – The discovery of a new mechanism by which a known bacterium infects numerous plants could one day help uncover a new class of anti-cancer drugs for humans, according to a study. Researchers looking at the single-cell animal that causes brown spot disease in common green beans isolated a molecule, called syringolin A, […]

Psoriasis is a chronic (long-lasting) skin disease characterized by scaling and inflammation. Scaling occurs when cells in the outer layer of the skin reproduce faster than normal and pile up on the skin’s surface. Psoriasis affects as many as 80 million people worldwide. Although the disease occurs in all age groups and about equally in […]

Fingernails are just another type of skin, but not all nails are created equal. The nails protect the nerve-rich fingertips and tips of the toes from injury. Nails are a substructure of the outer layer of the skin and are composed mainly of keratin, a type of protein. Nails grow at the rate of about […]

Every day our bodies shed skin. It’s a natural process where we produce new skin cells and defoliate dead cells. Dandruff, though, is an excessive shedding of dead skin cells on the scalp area of the body. Normally, dandruff is caused by dry or oily skin. Although dandruff isn’t a condition that requires medical attention, […]

Health benefits Almonds provide high quality, highly absorbable protein. Protein quality is measured by the number of essential or indispensable amino acids provided and by the digestibility of the protein. All protein, with the exception of gelatin, contains all of the essential or indispensable, amino acids. However, some protein sources are low in one or […]

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