Archive for 'Human Body'

Canker Sore Ointment may be the Next Revolutionary Weight Loss Drug

Canker Sore Ointment may be the Next Revolutionary Weight Loss Drug

Some people are prone to getting canker sores from time to time. These are small mouth ulcers that manifest inside the mouth. While the sore normally heals within a week or so, those who get it [...]

Chewing Foods for Longer Periods may Help Curb Appetite

Chewing Foods for Longer Periods may Help Curb Appetite

Christmas is normally one of those rare moments when you allow yourself to indulge whatever is on the dinner table. This means scarfing down that extra helping of turkey and following up with a large plate [...]

Study Suggests Hunger May be Tied to Memory More so Than Biological Factors

Study Suggests Hunger May be Tied to Memory More so Than Biological Factors

Hunger seems to be a straightforward logic. We eat whenever we are hungry and consume a portion amount in relation to the size of our appetite. This will normally stave off hunger until it is time [...]

Yoga for Stress and Back Pain

Yoga for Stress and Back Pain

Most people who work don’t need anyone to tell them that the environment can be stressful. Having to deal with rude customers and a boss that is breathing behind your neck and constantly critiquing you can [...]

Being Overweight may not be as Harmful to Your Health as Previously Thought

Being Overweight may not be as Harmful to Your Health as Previously Thought

Obesity has long been associated with heart disease and scores of other health maladies. However, a study is beginning to challenge this idea. A researcher has discovered that people of normal weight who develop type 2 [...]

Lance Armstrong Relinquishes Titles Amid Doping Allegations

Lance Armstrong Relinquishes Titles Amid Doping Allegations

It has happened so often that every time an athlete blows away the competition, you just can’t help but wonder whether he or she resorted to any form of illegal substance to gain an unfair advantage. [...]

Half of Pre-Schoolers not getting the Daily Recommended Exercise

Half of Pre-Schoolers not getting the Daily Recommended Exercise

Exercise is important no matter who you are. However, it is even more crucial for children. Youngsters who exercise regularly are more likely to get into the habit on their own as teenagers and adults. Of [...]

New Yoga Prison Reform Initiative

New Yoga Prison Reform Initiative

According to an NGO in the criminal reform business, there may be a new way of using Yoga to reform prisoners and criminals. The claim is that blending together Yoga and Behavior Therapy can bring a [...]

World’s Heaviest Woman

World’s Heaviest Woman

Susanne Eman, a 32-year-old, 728-pound woman from Casa Grande, Arizona is trying to get into Guinness World Records as the “World’s Heaviest Woman.” She is hoping to reach this goal by the time she is 41-years-old. [...]

Hey! I needed that!

Hey! I needed that!

To go to trial this week is the dispute between a Kentucky man and a surgeon over the necessity of amputating the patient’s penis during a surgical operation in 2008 will go to trial this week. [...]