Archives for August 2015

Why Should You Visit Patagonia?

Patagonia may be one of those secret destinations most people never think about visiting. It is located in South America at the southern end and is a part of both Argentina and Chile. A trip to Patagonia is affordable and accessible. You can reach the area from the United States within 24 hours. There are […]

How To Make A Performance Review Less Stressful

Performance reviews are something that happen each year and neither the employee or the manager like doing the review. You are never going to make performance reviews fun. They are a necessary evil which can be made more pleasant. It is just as important, if not more so, to give positive feedback for good performance. […]

Can You Have A Healthy Sex Life After Prostate Surgery?

The risk of erectile dysfunction (ED) after prostate surgery is very high. Even with robotic surgery as opposed to the more traditional old fashioned surgery the odds of maintaining a normal sexual function is slim. You have a better chance if your surgeon performs nerve sparing surgery. Without the nerve sparing surgery an erection is […]

Dealing With Annoying People At The Gym

When at the gym there are some things people do which annoy the other members working out there. Although people should have some idea of the decent way to behave at the gym apparently some either do not know or do not care how their actions are seen by other people. If someone is annoying […]

What Exercises Help Increase Your Bone Density?

Most of our bone productive takes place before age 35. If you were active as a child and young adult you helped maximize your bone production. You may have reduced your risk for osteoporosis which is a bone-thinning disease. It is never too late to work at increasing your bone health. Exercise will strengthen your […]

What Is Cholesterol And What You Need To Know About It

Cholesterol is a fat like, waxy substance found in all cells of the body. Cholesterol travels through the bloodstream in tiny packets known as lipoproteins. On the inside these packets consist of fat while on the outside the packets are protein. Your body needs cholesterol for maintaining cell membranes, and it is essential for making […]

Five Things You Can Do To Make Sure Your Dog Isn’t A Nuisance To Others

Dogs are wonderful pets and can be a pleasure. Usually the only reason for a dog becoming a nuisance to others rests with the dog’s owner. He or she has not invested the time and effort needed to properly train and socialize their dog and/or the owner is not diligent in his responsibility for toilet […]

Foods That Can Prevent Sun Damage To Your Skin

The damaging ultraviolet (UV) rays from exposure to the sun can cause many problems ranging from sunspots, sunburn, and wrinkles even to cancer. Your skin is constantly exposed to the sun and the sun’s rays are especially dangerous during the summer months. When you are outdoors in the sun use sunscreen, wear a hat and […]

How To Increase Good Cholesterol Levels

The HDL or high density lipoproteins is the “good” form of cholesterol in our body. The HDL cholesterol will take the excess cholesterol in your blood back to your liver for processing. The higher your HDL level the lower your risk for heart problems. LDL or low density lipoproteins is the “bad” cholesterol in your […]

How To Keep Plants Alive Inside Your Home

Plants can be a great addition to your home whether your residence is an apartment, condo or house. In addition to adding warmth and charm to a room plants can also help filter the air in your home. You don’t need to be a gardener or have a green thumb to be successful with growing […]