Health & Nutrition

How To Make Chicken Dog Biscuits

You don’t want to forget your furry friends and children during the holiday season, so while you are spending time making holiday goodies for your human friends, family, and neighbors, set a little time aside to make these tasty chicken dog biscuits for the special dogs in your life.  They will love you, as always, […]

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How To Make Decadent Bath Treats

At the end of a long day, everyone enjoys soaking in a warm bath that is filled with bubbles and soothing fragrances.  Somehow, all of the challenges of the day seem to just melt away.  You can make these bath treats for yourself, or make large batches of these homemade bath products and give them […]

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What To Do In The Event Of Accidental Tooth Loss

Baby teeth that are accidentally knocked out are not a problem, because a child would have eventually lost them anyway.  However, if a permanent tooth gets knocked out, there is a limited window of time in which a dentist will be able to reimplant  it. It is also possible for a dentist to repair a […]

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What Are Varicose Veins?

Varicose veins are twisted, swollen, and often painful veins that are filled with an atypical collection of blood.  In healthy, normal veins, valves in the vein keep blood constantly moving toward the heart.  In varicose veins, the valves do not function correctly, allowing blood to remain in the vein.  Pooling of the blood in varicose […]

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How To Treat Pink Eye At Home

Conjunctivitis, also known as pink eye, is an inflammation of the sensitive tissue (conjunctiva) that coats the inside of the eyelid and the surface of the eyeball.  Viruses and bacteria (which can be extremely contagious), pollution, allergies, or other irritants can lead to pink eye. The signs and symptoms of pink eye are redness in […]

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What Are The Symptoms Of A Stroke?

A stroke is a potentially deadly event caused by a lack of oxygen to parts or all of the brain.  This situation comes about from one of two causes, a blood clot that hits one of the major blood vessels in the brain, blocking blood flow and delivery of oxygen to a portion of the […]

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How To Care For Sensitive Teeth

If you have sensitive teeth, you may experience pain during brushing, when your teeth are exposed to hot and/or cold temperatures, or when you are eating something that is very sweet.  The following are some tips to help you care for and protect your sensitive pearly whites: 1. Schedule an appointment with your dentist.  He […]

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How To Save Money On Pet Supplies

In this down economy, everyone is looking to save money any way possible.  Taking your pets to the veterinarian frequently can really add up, between the price of gas and the price of the vet.  Instead shop for pet supplements, treats, even vaccines online from the convenience of your home.  You can also make a […]

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How To Make A Spa Quality Herbal Facial At Home

Everyone loves to spend a day at the spa getting pampered, but spending time at the spa is expensive and time consuming.  You can make an herbal facemask from ingredients that you probably already have in the house and save both time and money, while still treating your skin.  Regularly using facemasks can aid in […]

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How To Stop A Nosebleed

Nosebleeds are typically messy and annoying, but it is generally possible to stop them at home without needing to seek medical assistance.  Some of the most common causes of nosebleeds are colds and allergies, impacts to the nose, dry climate (low humidity concentration in the air), high altitude, picking or blowing ones nose, and blood […]

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