Posts Tagged“health”

Every year, millions of Americans drink tap water that violates the Safe Drinking Water Act. You don’t need to be living in Flint, Michigan, to experience a lack of purity in your tap water. Drinking less than pure water can cause gastrointestinal problems and other health concerns. If water purity is something that concerns you, then you may want to consider buying a water distiller for your property. This guide will look at how to make safe, drinkable, distilled water in your own home. What Is Distilled Water? Distilled water is highly purified water that has been cleaned so that it only…

The COVID-19 pandemic has rocked the world in 2020, and it appears that a second wave is here. With cases spiking all across the country, this holiday season could be extremely deadly. As a result, staying healthy and minimizing risk becomes the priority this holiday season. Thankfully, there are some ways that you can boost your health and strengthen your immune system. Doing so lowers the risk that you will contract COVID-19. These tips work regardless of whether you live in sunny California or just closed on one of the Albany houses for sale. So what are these great tips…

Let’s face it. No matter how much you might love food, cooking can get a little tiresome at times. After a while, we seem to get into a rut with our cooking habits, creating the same tired old meals day after day, without even thinking about new recipes. Unfortunately, this can mean that we end up with uninspired experiences, stressful moments in the kitchen and a lack of creativity. While you don’t necessarily need to have variety in your diet, as long as you’re getting the right dose of healthy vitamins and nutrients, you will need to make sure that…

Electronic cigarette vapourisers, also known simply as ‘vapes’, are rapidly replacing cigarettes. Their main appeal is that they are cheaper and healthier than regular cigarettes. Vaping is on the rise, yet it seems that so many people are in the dark about what it actually is. Vapes consist of two main parts: a battery power atomiser, known as the ‘pen’ (because of its shape), and a section containing e-liquid, referred to as the ‘juice’. It is this juice which is heated through the pen to create steam, or vapour. The liquid is made from either vegetable glycerine (VG), or propylene…

We are all aware that having a nice smile is part of looking good, but did you realise just how important it is? Well, surprisingly, having a nice smile can make a huge difference. It can even have an impact on how easy it is to get on in life. A few years ago, Kelton Research carried out an in-depth study that demonstrated this. They asked 1,000+ survey participants to look at images of people, and give their honest opinion of each person. Surprisingly, the results showed that people with straight teeth were viewed in a more positive light than…

If you’re reading this because you just lost someone you loved, or someone you know is dealing with a loss, you are on the right track. Being mindful of loss is the best way – and the only way – to deal with it. It is a very complex process; however, it is far from impossible. You can learn more about bereavement and how to deal with it below. What is bereavement? Bereavement, or grief, is the duration after or resulting from a loss. It is experienced in a number of ways, but some of the most common or immediate…

Plastic surgery is increasing in popularity in the UK. Many of the taboos associated with going under the knife have disappeared as cosmetic surgery has become a legitimate solution to getting rid of problem areas of our bodies and boosting self-confidence. With a wide range of plastic surgeons in the UK, such as Gary L Ross and Harley Medical, the level of care and treatment is improving each year. Here are six popular plastic surgeries: Facelift The facelift has been a firm favourite amongst celebrities for decades and is one of the most sought after surgeries in the UK. The…

No one likes dealing with pain. When it comes right down to it, dealing with chronic pain is about as fun as doing your taxes or being stuck in traffic for hours at a time. In order to get the advantage over chronic pain, one must find someone who has the necessary experience and resources to guide them to feeling better. If you have been dealing with chronic pain for a while now, have you considered a pain treatment facility? If not, that time may be now. When turning to such a center, you can let a pain specialist turn…

Vision problems can significantly hamper a person. There are many ways in which a person’s sight can be impaired but there is a strong level of understanding of these conditions and many solutions are available. The most common vision problems are: Myopia: Near-sightedness, where far away objects appear blurry. Hyperopia: Far-sightedness, where far away objects seem clearer than nearer objects. Astigmatism: A condition which leaves images appearing blurry and stretched out. Presbyopia: A condition where close up objects are difficult to see. Presbyopia is a condition that is largely related to age, and is most common in people over the…

Photo by CC user 24975064@N05 on Flickr Fitness is key at any age, and not just for younger folks, but for senior citizens as well. Whatever be your age you have to remain fit at all age. Not only the physical fitness but mentally also you should remain fit. Whether you are fit or ill you have to do the exercises to remain fit every time. Even at home you can do simple fitness exercises no need to rush the gym every day. Fitness exercise builds your strength, muscles and helps you to remain active every time. Don’t think you are…