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The growing trend of online gaming.

Today, almost everyone has a broadband connection at home and a smartphone or tablet with them wherever they do. It’s not surprising that the number of people who do at least some online gaming every day is constantly rising. Whenever you have five minutes to wait for something – a bus, an appointment, a friend who’s meeting you in a bar – you can whip out your phone or tablet and get totally immersed in a game. Not only will that dull waiting time fly by, but with many of the games out there, you could also win yourself a bit of cash in the process. Online gaming apps have been keeping mobile phone users happy for a good few years now, but in the last two years, the number of online casinos that offer some of their games in mobile format has increased dramatically. Read More »

Chemicals In The Workplace – How Your Health And Safety Are At Risk.

Whether we like it or not, chemicals are a part of our lives. There about 7 million chemicals known worldwide and at least 400 million tons produced every year for power production, agriculture chemicals, pharmaceuticals, chemical consumer products and the like. Sadly, there is only little or nothing known about the potential immediate and long term health effects of the majority of chemicals being used in the workplace. The chemicals that are simply disposed into the environment can lead to severe human and environmental problems too. How Chemicals Harm Us Read More »

Don’t Sue Me! 5 Tips For Avoiding Medical Malpractice Lawsuits.

If you want to work in the health care industry, you need to prepare yourself for long, tiring, and, oftentimes, sleepless shifts. It's not a regular office job where you'll often be sitting down and making reports. Doctors and nurses are usually on their feet during an entire eight- or twelve-hour shift. Most of the time, their bathroom breaks are brief, and they can't even enjoy an entire meal without being paged. Still, so many people prefer to work in this industry.Some like it because they are paid well. But others choose to stick to their profession because they want to help. Whatever one's reason is for working in health care, the fact is that saving lives or helping to improve other people's lives is very rewarding. However, professionals working in this field face many challenges, one of which is getting sued for medical malpractice. Read More »

4 Ways To Pamper Yourself – You Deserve It!

We all deserve a treat now and then. If you feel like you're overdue for some self-pampering, then here are some ideas that might inspire you. Turn your phone off, shut down the laptop, and get ready to relax and renew yourself! Read More »

3 Things To Look For In Eye Care Specialists And Clinics.

Although all optometrists receive a great deal of specialized education, they are not all equally skilled in diagnosing and treating vision problems and other eye issues. Whether you are looking for an Edmonton optometrist, or one in New York City, you will want to know that you are placing your vision and eye health into capable and trustworthy hands. Here are several things to look for in effective eye care specialists and clinics. Read More »

What Is A Pelvic Ultrasound?

A pelvic ultrasound is an exam that is used to help doctors see the organs, tissues and fluid that are located in the pelvis. The exam is noninvasive, which means that no skin must be cut in order to see what is happening inside the body. For female patients, doctors use the procedure to identify issues with the cervix, fallopian tubes, bladder, ovaries, vagina and uterus. The exam can also help them identify problems with the prostate glands, bladder and seminal vesicles of male patients. Read More »

Common Exercise Blunders Every Man Makes.

You may not want to admit it, but at some point in time every man makes some common exercise mistakes when it comes to working out. If you’re willing to admit it, hopefully you’ve learned something from your own exercise blunders. If you haven’t, expect another hard-to-learn lesson from the school of hard knocks. And, if you’re new to working out, pay attention and avoid making these common exercise mistakes. Read More »

Can You Enjoy Great Dental Health Even Without A Toothbrush And Toothpaste?

Growing up in the United States where trips to the dentist begin (and often traumatize us) from an early age, it is easy to get the impression that oral hygiene is a universal given. However, most of the world’s population, particularly those of developing countries and indigenous cultures, still rely on primitive dental hygiene methods – if they practice oral hygiene at all! Read More »

Fascinating Facts About The Sun.

The modern lifestyle doesn’t allow us to enjoy the sun as we might like to. It is quite common to have to sit indoors on front of a computer monitor instead of enjoying a glorious day outside. In addition to that, the sun gets a really bad rap these days. We’re warned about cancer risks, heat waves brought on by global warming and premature aging caused by sun damage to the skin. Fascinating Facts About The Sun.All of these are legitimate concerns, of course, but do you know how many truly wonderful things the sun has done and continues to do for us? Read More »

Yoga Vs Standard Exercise.

Running, jogging, cross-training – all of these and more are often strenuous exercises that people will take on during the holiday season. As cold weather seems to make your blood thicken, the urge to get out and increase your blood flow is undeniable. But, what few people seem to realize is that this kind of strenuous exercise is not your only option. You can do yoga, and stay in shape just as well as with exercise regimens that are hard to maintain in the winter. Read More »

How Much Can A Quick Internet Search Tell Someone About You?

As everyone, even the ape creatures of the Indus and the mold under my sink, is probably aware, there is a whole lot of information on the web about everyone. Some of it is user generated, like our Facebook status updates, the comments we leave on news stories, YouTube videos and blog posts, and our tweets, and for the most part we know about that and have some control over it. However, there is also a lot of data from various sources that it is possible for people to find which you may not know is out there. Usually data is gathered about people to be used in a 'mass' sense – for example, you may have data collected when you use your supermarket loyalty card, but this is so the store and people they share their data with can see trends in what thousands of people in different age and social groups are buying, rather than because anyone is interested in your shopping cart in and of itself. However, some of the data that is available on the web about specific individuals can be quite surprising... Read More »

Tips For Coping With Hearing Loss.

Living with any kind of a disability makes everyday activities much more challenging not only for you but also for those around you. Simple tasks you took for granted you can no longer do independently and that takes some getting used to. Hearing loss is more common than you might think it is and can happen to any one at any age. Here are a few small changes you can make in your life to deal with your disability. Read More »

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