Movember kicks off its 5th annual worldwide campaign that challenges men to show their support by growing a Mo -- slang for moustache -- this November.
Movember is focused on helping support Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. Starting today men and womencan raise funds and awareness for men?s health by registering at www.Movember.com. In 2011, there will be more than 240,000 men diagnosed with prostate cancer -- the most frequent diagnosed cancer in men.
Movember, formerly known as November, outcome is to change the face of this by creating a global focus on cancers that... Read More
As a neurologist trying to diagnose Alzheimer’s, amongst the shortcuts one uses are tests for short term memory. One gives a patient unrelated few phrases to remember, like three red roses, one white envelope, 1700 Sansom Street. One repeats this once again, asking the patient to repeat and remember it and then distracts the patient with irrelevant small talk for a few minutes. Then the demand is made for the patient to repeat the series in correct order without prompting or hints.
Alzheimer’s patients in the early phase fail to repeat correctly. It is not that memory is the sine qua... Read More
I don’t think many knew, besides his inner circle, that Steve Jobs could’ve possibly beaten his fatal cancer if he had only taken his doctors advice and succumbed to traditional medical procedures, particularly, an operation which could’ve removed his tumors much sooner than he decided. This information has been coming out as the release of his authorized autobiography arrive on everyone’s Kindle, I-Pad, and Bookshelf.
Now, this wasn’t all that surprising to me. After all, he’d turned to experimental treatment procedures, alternative medicine for pain and healing, and spiritual advisors... Read More
As you all know I am a Mom, a stay at home, busy Mom. Some of you know that I have 4 children, very few of you know my daughter Marissa was a preemie. She was born at 28 weeks gestation weighing in at a mere 2 pounds 5 ounces and 15 inches long. Our story and experience is a pretty intense story. I would love to share the story with you. I was eighteen when I found out I was expecting a baby. The Dr. said I was due the end of September. I was pretty nervous but I knew it would all work out.
When I was about 6 months pregnant I started feeling miserable. When I went to my OB appointments... Read More
Everyone knows that exercise is excellent for your health. During pregnancy, workout can have all kinds of other benefits as well. Normally, exercise ought to be minimal, specially on your first couple of weeks of childbearing while your system adjusts to the adjustments.Any type of heavy workout could divert the blood flow from vital areas, and quite a few women who workout on a regular basis will need to reduce their work out routine during pregnancy.Swimming, taking walks, and yoga are 2 extremely popular exercise routines which can be suitable for expectant women. There are other kinds... Read More
When you decide to cease cigarette smoking, you will bring on some other changes in your daily life too. Smoking is a really habit forming habit, which means that it is very difficult to give up. Right now there are a lot of adjustments that occur, even though workout is usually a significant assistance to you when you decide to quit.Make an effort to set a fresh routine, such as exercising or going to the health club. If that isn't possible, you should attempt getting out of bed earlier and go for a short walk. If you can turn that stroll into a run or a jog, it will be really stimulating... Read More
Many people embark on a fitness program with a goal in mind. The goal might be weight loss (the most popular), to increase endurance, train for competition, or simply better overall health. How many times have you heard friends or family say something along the lines of "I'm on a diet and I did really well today. I had a "skinny" shake for breakfast, another for lunch, and cheese, crackers, with soup for dinner." The next day, the same person trys to walk or run 2 or 3 miles and proclaims "BOY! I'm so tired!" The so called diet isn't doing that body any good. There is inadequate fuel to feed... Read More
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therin lies the problem...cost few can afford.
bit of a stretch bud? :>)
thanks Barb, we are a strange race indeed. Without exception my friend everything food wise on this planet seems linked of late; smacks of money grasp. For instance a guy and his missus found some damn cacti out the bush that does every damn thing but...