Archive for September, 2013
In the eyeglasses industry, there is no one brand that has a corner on the market. In fact, the highest single share of the market is about 5%. While this may seem like a seemingly inconsequential fact for prospective purchases of prescription glasses, it actually means an even wider selection of eyewear to choose from and an even better chance of finding the right glasses for your face.
For access to the most brands and styles, the best option may be buying glasses online. In addition to the improved selection, you may find that the cost is generally less expensive as well, particular if there are an excess number of products in overstock. And because more than 45% of those who buy glasses do not have a policy that includes insurance for vision, to help mitigate costs, lower prices are all the more important to consi
Did you know that the average person walks about 70,000 miles during their lifetime? If you are trying to establish a gym workout plan, you’ve probably realized that there are a lot of choices available to you in terms of what equipment you can use, and how often you can use it. In order to take away some of the confusion, we’ve come up with three tips for creating gym workout routines for women.
1. Know Your Preferences
At the most basic level, you need to understand your own body and your mental state when you start to work out. Did you know that people will walk for 30% longer if they’re listening to music? Researchers at Brunel University recently discovered that subjects who cycled in time to music even required 7% less oxygen during their workout, increasing endurance. And althou
Approximately 4% of the United States population has struggled with hemorrhoids. They are one of the more painful conditions, with symptoms that range from itching, severe rectal pain, anal bleeding, and bloody stools. Sitting, bowel movements, and other tasks can be especially painful, and so it is no surprise that people have worked very hard to develop ways to get rid of hemorrhoids.
If you need a treatment for hemorrhoids, you should speak to your doctor and consider one of the four following options.
- Sitz bath.
Soothing away itchiness and pain can be done with a warm bath. Using Epsom salts can also help in the healing process. You can draw a bath for this purpose in your bathtub, or purchase a sitz bath. In either case, the water reaches up to your hips and you need only s
Did you know that fat transfers can actually be used to reshape your buttocks? This is known as a Brazilian butt lift. Fat transfers can also provide natural breast augmentations, as an alternative to silicone. Overall, liposuction involves the process of removing excess fat deposits to reshape specific areas of the body.
VASER liposuction provides smoother, more complete results and also reduces pain, swelling and bruising. Interestingly, according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, liposuction moved from the fourth most popular procedure in 2010 to the third most popular procedure in 2011, with a total of 205,000 cases of liposuction.
Oh, sure we take breathing for granted since it is pretty much an involuntary action. However, there are ways that we can improve how we breathe, which in turn may increase our overall health. We all truly do understand how important body breathing is, and when we are faced with breathing difficulties, it can be incredibly frightening. We look at the statistics about lung cancer, which is the leading cause of cancer deaths, killing more than 160,000 people every year. And, there are an additional 3,000 deaths from lung disease in nonsmokers that are caused be exposure to secondhand smoke.
Another body breathing concern is asthma. It is interesting to note that behavioral approaches, including hyperventilation reduction techniques, have been shown to improve the symptoms of asthma. These techni