Archives for July 2015

What Is A Biomarker?

Biomarker is a shortened version of biological markers. A biomarker is any measurement done to assess medical signs which can indicate an interaction between a biological system and a possible problem. A few simple examples of biomarkers which are used by health care professionals in making assessments include your pulse, blood glucose levels, blood pressure, […]

Why Do Adults Get Fluid In Their Ears?

Fluid in the ear is a frequent problem in children and to a lesser degree it is a problem for adults too. Fluid in the ears can be a problem for people in any age group. Fluid in the ears can range from a very mild discomfort to a very severe painful problem. Symptoms of […]

Are Mindfulness And Meditation The Same Thing?

Many folks use the terms mindfulness and meditation interchangeably. This is not quite the case. Mindfulness is being aware of the moment, accepting it and not passing judgment. Meditation is the exercise you perform to become better at mindfulness. Meditation is looking deeply inward. When you are mindful you are completely aware of the present. […]

How To Avoid Getting Sick From Your Pet

Everyone loves their pet. The idea you may become sick from your pet is something most people rarely consider. Seniors, young children, those with compromised immune systems and pregnant women are most susceptible to getting sick from their pet. You want to take sensible precautions to avoid getting sick from your pet. After having contact […]

How Much Money Do You Need To Retire?

It’s very hard to determine exactly how much you will need for retirement. The amounts will vary widely depending on the lifestyle you plan to lead, your health care expenses, whether you are still paying a mortgage or have other credit obligations and where you are living (some areas have a much less expensive cost […]

What Is Swimmer’s Ear?

An infection of the outer ear is known as swimmer’s ear. The proper name for this ailment is otitis extema. The infection can run from your eardrum to the outside of your head in the outer ear canal. Because this condition is very prevalent among swimmers it is called swimmer’s ear. When you are swimming […]

What Are The Top US Universities?

Listed below are some, certainly not all, of the top universities in the United States. They are not listed in any particular ranking order. Most of the universities offer various graduate programs in addition to the undergraduate studies. Brown University is located in Providence Rhode Island. The school was founded in 1764 and is a […]

Reasons To Visit The Sauna More Often

There are several reasons why you may benefit from visiting and spending some time in a sauna or steam room. Spending some time relaxing in the heat of a sauna or steam room will get rid of the toxins in your body. It may be a benefit for those with lung problems or may help […]

Some Of The Best Summer Jobs For Kids

Whether or not your child is ready to take on a summer job is something the parent will need to decide. A summer job will teach the child to be responsible and independent. It will help build the child’s self-esteem and will permit the child to earn a little money. It will also give a […]

What Are Ways Teachers Can Get Discounts?

  Most teachers spend a good deal of their own money purchasing necessary supplies and extras for their classrooms. Recognizing the teachers’ hard work and the fact that they do not earn a big salary, some companies offer discounts to teachers to help them stretch their money a little more. Teachers purchase arts and craft […]