Health and Lifestyle

How Long Does Alcohol Stay in Your Breath, Urine and Blood?

Drinking alcohol can be really entertaining to a person especially while merry making. In fact, it is the most readily available drink. Alcohol contains substance known as ethanol that boosts self confidence, increases socialization and reduces anxiety. Drinking more than your body can handle can lead to intoxication leading to lack of coordination in your […]

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Appendicitis Pain

What is appendix? Appendix is a worm-like small organ attached to the cecum part of the intestine. Its worm-like appearance or structure gives it the anatomical name, vermiform appendix. This little organ has no function in the case of modern human beings but was functional in ancient times. However, some scientists and medical experts feel […]

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Cholecystitis Diet

Cholecystitis is the term used to describe inflammation and swelling of the gall bladder. The most common reason for the occurrence of cholecystitis is obstruction of the duct of the gallbladder, the cystic duct. This obstruction causes bile to concentrate in the gall bladder and thus increasing the pressure there. This causes pain in the […]

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Normal Oxygen Saturation Levels

To determine one’s normal oxygen level, one must simply check one’s oxygen saturation least four times a day for five days. Each record must be maintained in the record log. One must ensure that it is recorded as what was being done prior to the checking. Oxygen saturation measures how much oxygen the blood is […]

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High Estrogen in Men

Even though it is often referred to as a “female hormone”, estrogen is present in bodies of males, and is thought to play an important role in enhancing quality of sperms and strength of bones. However, the hormone is only useful when present in low quantities. If its concentration goes past a certain level, the […]

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Urine Smells like Coffee

The urine in normal healthy people is usually transparent, colorless, or yellowish and odorless. The smell, color and other aspects of urine can change due to varied reasons, including intake of certain types of foods or underlying diseases, etc. Similarly, urine may smell like coffee due to varied causes, but the main reasons are the […]

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How to use Baking Soda to whiten teeth?

Also called sodium bicarbonate, baking soda is a crystalline, white, and somewhat alkaline powder that looks like washing soda. Baking soda releases free radicals when dissolved in water. When water and baking soda paste is put in the mouth, the free radicals react on the teeth’s brown and yellow stain molecules and scrape it off.This […]

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Cartilage Piercing- Infection and Bumps

It is common to have earlobe piercing but today, an increasing number of individuals are piercing the cartilage on the ears and nose. Cartilage consists of the upper part of ear or nose. This area is one, which is considered dangerous when it is pierced and could lead to infections. People doing cartilage piercing should […]

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Breath Smells Like Poop

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Bad breath is something people experience and it may be related to eating habits, dental hygiene, and health conditions. Bad breath may present as a breath that smells like poop. You may experience breath smelling like poop for a little while or it may be a chronic problem that goes on for extended period. When […]

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Tragus Piercing

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A tragus piercing is at the front side of the ear canal and is one of the most painful piercings. The piercing is done with the help of either a needle or a gun. Initially a small bead or ring is worn as jewelry. Tragus piercings started trending around the year 2005. The lobes have been the most […]

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