Beauty

Outweigh Benefits of Laser Treatment for Effective Unwanted Hair Removal

Outweigh Benefits of Laser Treatment for Effective Unwanted Hair Removal All hair is made of keratin, a hard protein that's also found in your fingernails and toenails. Hair growth begins beneath the surface of your skin at a hair root inside a hair follicle, a small tube in the skin.You have two types of hair on your body. Vellus hair is soft, fine, and short. Most women have vellus hair on the chest, back, and face. It can be darker and more noticeable in some women...

Periodontal /Gum Disease Treatment Should be Included in Pregnancy Care Programs

Periodontal /Gum Disease Treatment Should be Included in Pregnancy Care Programs Ideally, prenatal care should start before you get pregnant. If you're planning a pregnancy, see your health care provider for a complete checkup. He or she can do routine testing to make sure you're in good health and that you don't have any illnesses or other conditions that could affect your pregnancy. If you've been experiencing any unusual symptoms, this is a good time to report them.For...

All Skin Moles are not Cancerous Melanoma

All Skin Moles are not Cancerous Melanoma Everyone is exposed to ultraviolet (UV) radiation from the sun. Small amounts of UV radiation are beneficial to people, and play an essential role in the production of vitamin D. However, overexposure to UV radiation is responsible for two major public health problems: skin cancer and cataract.Emissions from the sun include light, heat and UV radiation. UV radiation reaching the Earth's surface...

Melanin Content in the Hair: an Early Prediction of Melanoma Risk

Melanin Content in the Hair: an Early Prediction of Melanoma Risk Overexposure to ultraviolet (UV) radiation from the sun and artificial UV radiation sources is of considerable public health concern. It plays a major role in the development of skin cancer and eye damage. There is increasing evidence that it suppresses the immune system, which could lead to a reduction in the efficacy of immunization programmes and increase the spread of infectious diseases....

Long Time Computer Using May Lead to Vision/ Eyesight Problems

Long Time Computer Using May Lead to Vision/ Eyesight Problems Eyestrain associated with computer use isn't thought to have serious or long-term consequences, but it's disruptive and unpleasant. Though you may not be able to change the nature of your job or all the factors that can cause eyestrain, you can take steps to reduce the strain. Often, eye shape is the culprit. Someone with perfect 20/20 vision has eyes that are basically round like a baseball....

Like Older Young Women Should be Aware of Symptoms of Heart Disease

Like Older Young Women Should be Aware of Symptoms of Heart Disease "Make every mother and child count" is the slogan for World Health Day 2005. It reflects the fact that the health of women and children is not yet a high enough priority for many governments and the international community.Overweight children are three to five times more likely to suffer a heart attack or stroke before they reach the age of 65, warns the World Heart Federation, an NGO dedicated...

Factors Modifying The Dose and Actions of Drugs

Factors Modifying The Dose and Actions of Drugs The nature of the systemic effects of drugs depend on the amount of drug, route of its administration and amount of its absorption and the following other factors. Posology: The study of the dose is known as Posology. The dose is the amount of a drug which gives the desired therapeutic effect in average number i.e., 50% of patients (ED50) - The minimal dose is the smallest amount which has...

Check your Eye Whether You are At Risk of Glaucoma or Not

Check your Eye Whether You are At Risk of Glaucoma or Not Many people have some type of visual problem at some point in their lives. Some can no longer see objects far away. Others have problems reading small print. These types of conditions are often easily treated with eyeglasses or contact lenses. But when one or more parts of the eye or brain that are needed to process images become diseased or damaged, severe or total loss of vision can occur. In...

Vision Problems for Spending Too much Time In Front of Computer Screen

Vision Problems for Spending Too much Time In Front of Computer Screen The 2001 U.S. Census Report states that over 143 million Americans spend time at a computer every day, and that 54 million of those are children.Eyestrain is the number one complaint of office workers. The more time you spend working at a computer, the more likely you are to report problems with eyestrain (Cornell University, 1999 "Computers in the Schools") Computer abuse can result from people...

Acute Necrotizing Ulcerative Gingivitis (Anug)/ Vincent's Stomatitis/ Trench Mouth

Acute Necrotizing Ulcerative Gingivitis (Anug)/ Vincent's Stomatitis/ Trench Mou Periodontal diseases are often classified according to their severity.Gingivitis is an infection that occurs when bacteria invade soft tissues, bone, and other places. They range from mild gingivitis, to more severe periodontitis, and finally acute necrotizing ulcerative gingivitis, which can be life threatening.Infection begins when the body's immune system is overwhelmed. It is the interaction...

Sports Specific Protective Eyewear: for The Protection of Eye Injuries

Sports Specific Protective Eyewear: for The Protection of Eye Injuries If you encourage your child and set an example yourself, though, chances are a few sports will spark his or her interest. Fan the flame by taking your child to local sporting events and explaining how different games are played. Then, when the time is right, provide opportunities for your child to try out equipment and play informally with other children. Sports participation has become a major...

Reduce Dark Spot /Scar Around Face and Eyes

Reduce Dark Spot /Scar Around Face and Eyes Spots are created when hormones start causing excess oil in the pores. If the oil cannot get out of the pore in an even flow, this along with a build-up of dead skin cells form a blockage eventually create a clogged pore. A specific type of bacteria (called propionibacterium acnes) existing in the pore thrives on the oil and the dead skin cells, flourishes, as a result the skin become inflamed....

Sitting for Long Periods at Work Have Risk of Developing Blood Clots/Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)

Sitting for Long Periods at Work Have Risk of Developing Blood Clots/Deep Vein T DVT may occur when the blood moves through deep veins in your legs more slowly than normal or when there is some factor that makes your blood more likely to clot. When you are bedridden (after surgery, for example) or when you sit still for a long time (such as during a long plane flight, car ride,IT workers or call center workers), your blood moves more slowly. Blood pools in the larger veins of...

Precaution for Tanning Bed or Sunbed Esp. Under Age of 35

Precaution for Tanning Bed or Sunbed Esp. Under Age of 35 The alarming reality of indoor tanning is the percentage of teens that are using tanning booths and approximately 80 percent of sun exposure and damage occurs before the age of 18.Studies show it is young women who are putting themselves at greatest risk.Teens do not see the effects tanning may have on their health because usually they are not haunted by sun exposure until later in life. Cancer,...

New Improved Technique for Facial Reconstruction Surgery

New Improved Technique for Facial Reconstruction Surgery osmetic surgery aims to change your appearance by altering parts of your body that function normally but make you unhappy. This differs from reconstructive surgery, which can restore appearance and function of body parts affected by congenital defects, injuries and diseases such as cancer.Reconstructive surgery is the correction of congenital, traumatic and post surgical deformities as well as...