Depression can be described as feeling sad or unhappy, and even miserable, down, or blue. However, many people feel this way for reasons other than depression. True clinical depression, however, is a mood disorder in which feelings of sadness, loss, anger, or frustration are ongoing (lasting for weeks or longer), often have no immediately identifiable cause, and interfere with everyday life....read more
With the price of fuel skyrocketing, it is important to find ways to improve your gas mileage. Thankfully, there are a variety of ways to do so. One common way is to properly maintain your vehicle. Secondly, you can drive more sensibly. Also, planning around long commutes by combining trips and using public transportation is another great way to decrease gas usage. Finally, choosing an...read more
Frequent urination is a common and frustrating health condition that affects millions of people in the United States. For people who struggle with frequent urination, life may seem to revolve around needing to use the restroom. This means getting up to urinate during the night, using the restroom multiple times during the day and, at times, feeling a strong, persistent urge to urinate. At its...read more
Groceries are a staple of life and something that no one can ever do without. You need to eat and eating is simply not free. So what are some good ways to save on your grocery bill every month? A few very good ideas are to utilize coupons and sales. Always try to buy fruit and vegetables when they are in season as opposed to when they are out of season. Also, look to buy items in bulk as...
With airlines increasing fares and adding on fees for everything from in-flight meals to extra baggage, finding the cheapest airfare can seem like a daunting task. Even as costs continue to rise, it is possible to find relatively inexpensive airfare by keeping a few things in mind.
First, remember that airline prices vary by the time of the year, day of the week, and upcoming...
Have you ever wanted to start a business that doesn't require you to spend every hour of every day working on the business? Starting your own vending machine business might be a great option for you.
It's easy to start up a vending machine business, and pretty much anyone can do it. In fact, used vending machines can be found fairly often, and fairly inexpensively. Once you have...
Pain in the liver can be caused by a variety of diseases and disorders, and pinpointing the exact cause can be difficult. However, there are a few causes of liver pain that are more common than others. Some of the more common liver pain causes include ascites, liver cancer, cirrhosis, hepatitis, and irritable bowel syndrome. It is possible to narrow down the cause of liver pain by looking at...read more
A lot of attention has been given to LLCs lately. An LLC, short for limited liability company, is a middle ground between a partnership and a corporation. Forming an LLC grants business owners full limited-liability protection like that of a corporation with a pass-through tax status like a partnership. LLCs are relatively new, and can be thought of somewhat as regular partnerships, but all...read more
Overactive bladder (OAB) is the name given to a group of urinary problems, including stress incontinence, frequent urination or waking more than once in the night to urinate. OAB usually results in a strong, sudden need to urinate that can't be controlled or predicted, and many people with overactive bladder experience anxiety about getting to the bathroom on time.
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For people with diabetes, controlling blood sugar levels is an everyday part of life. The long-term complications of high blood sugar include nerve damage, vision loss, cardiovascular disease and more. In the short term, people who don't maintain normal blood sugar levels are vulnerable to diabetic ketoacidosis and diabetic hyperosmolar syndrome. Diabetics routinely check their blood glucose...read more
Osteoarthritis is one of the most common forms of chronic joint pain. Also the most common form of arthritis, osteoarthritis is a degenerative joint disease that happens from the overuse of the joints over time. Frequently caused from athletics, injury, excessive weight gain, and aging,osteoarthritis is a gradual breakdown of the cartilage surroundingthe bones located at the joints where the...read more
It is important for all parents to help save up for their kids’ college. Many people choose to do this by establishing a college fund for their kids either before they are born or when they are born. It is important to set one up as early as possible so that your child’s college fund has time to earn money and mature before they need it. It can be extremely expensive for college...read more