Cold or Flu? Which is it?

Cold or Flu? Which is it? This time of year, the phone rings constantly with people who have “the flu”. Except…they don’t. Do you know the difference between having a cold and having the flu? The common cold (and boy is it common) develops gradually over several days and can start with a scratchy throat,… Continue reading Cold or Flu? Which is it?

Seven Steps For Keeping Teeth Healthy For A Lifetime

Seven Steps For Keeping Teeth Healthy For A Lifetime A smile can last a lifetime-if you take care of it. For that reason, it’s important for parents to instill good oral health habits in children as early as possible. According to U.S. Surgeon General Richard H. Carmona’s “National Call to Action to Promote Oral Health”… Continue reading Seven Steps For Keeping Teeth Healthy For A Lifetime

Types Of Autism

Types Of Autism Classic Autism is the most common of the 5 Pervasive Developmental Disorders and can be classified into many forms and degrees of severity. The types of Autism Spectrum Disorder are Asperger syndrome, Childhood Disintegrative Disorder, Rett Syndrome and Pervasive Developmental Disorder Not Otherwise Specified (PPD-NOS). Before we go on to discuss these,… Continue reading Types Of Autism

The Importance Of Counting Threads When Buying Linens

The Importance Of Counting Threads When Buying Linens As a rule of thumb, the higher the thread count, the higher the quality of your linens. But first, a definition: Thread count is simply the “number of horizontal and vertical threads in one square inch of fabric.” The greater number of threads per square inch of… Continue reading The Importance Of Counting Threads When Buying Linens

The Convertible Craze Brightens The Future Of Equities

The Convertible Craze Brightens The Future Of Equities Convertibles are stealing the show with their safe investment image in today’s “protective” market. They seem to be overshadowing the stocks and bonds, and this holds true for the mediocre issuers. A convertible bond, as the name suggests, can be converted into a company’s common stock. The… Continue reading The Convertible Craze Brightens The Future Of Equities

Why You Should Use A Mortgage Calculator To Understand The Mortgage Amortization Process

Why You Should Use A Mortgage Calculator To Understand The Mortgage Amortization Process Mortgage amortization is often a mystery to the consumer. After all, they oftentimes watch as loan officers whip out their calculators and spill out complicated numbers in record time. But most consumers, unless they work in an industry related to the home… Continue reading Why You Should Use A Mortgage Calculator To Understand The Mortgage Amortization Process

Tips for Selecting and Contracting a Home Remodeling General Contractor

Tips for Selecting and Contracting a Home Remodeling General Contractor Are you considering a home remodeling project for your property? Most remodeling projects involve either structural or aesthetic aspects which might require several specialized technical skills. If this is the case, you may want to enlist the services of a general contractor. A general contractor… Continue reading Tips for Selecting and Contracting a Home Remodeling General Contractor

Selling General Goods on Ebay

Selling General Goods on Ebay General goods are products that we use every day. Selling these items on Ebay might not sound as exciting as selling collectibles or antiques, but it is possible to make a good, constant income from selling general goods. Tools, bulk consumables, and hobby supplies are examples of items which are… Continue reading Selling General Goods on Ebay

The Whole Truth RegardingTeens With Acne

The Whole Truth RegardingTeens With Acne Teenagers are the most common age group suffering from acne. Androgens, a hormone that begins production at puberty, is a major cause of acne. Unfortunately for males, they tend to produce more androgens and develop more severe acne than females. Extra oils that contribute to acne, are also produced… Continue reading The Whole Truth RegardingTeens With Acne