First Aid for Major Blood Loss

The average person has around 8 – 10 pints of blood in their body. Our blood is vital to life. It carries Oxygen to all the cells in our body and removes waste products such as Carbon Dioxide. Blood is carried around the body in three main types of blood vessel:

Arteries: Carry blood under high pressure away from the heart.

Veins: Carry blood under low pressure back to the heart.

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Recognizing Chemo Brain Symptoms

You may think you are going crazy. Not sure what is happening? You are losing your mind. Are you losing your mind? Maybe. But rest assured. You can get it back again. After reading this article, you will recognize if you are experiencing chemo brain symptoms. You will also get a possible solution that has helped thousands.

Not all medical professionals recognize chemo brain symptoms as real. So patients aren’t always told about this side effect. Chemotherapy pumps toxic chemicals into your body. The purpose is to kill cells. So why is it so hard to believe it would affect brain cells?

Discussing the issue with others may produce various answers. “It couldn’t possibly be the chemo because it doesn’t cross the blood barrier.” “We are all getting old, dear.” And other such dismissive responses. It can be very frustrating. These responses do nothing to help your problem.

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Cell Phones Endanger Children

If your child uses a cell phone, take note. A recent news report has prompted renewed concerns about the safety of cell phone use, especially by children.

In January, 2005, The National Radiological Protection Board (NRPB), an independent research organization in the UK, announced that they are now advising parents not to let children under the age of eight use cell phones. Evidence of the potentially harmful effects of cell phone use, the NRPB explained, has become more persuasive over the past five years.

The NRPB’s parental warning is based on four recent studies, conducted in Europe, indicating that the potential hazards of cell phone use have been underestimated:
- A ten-year study in Sweden suggests that heavy cell phone users are more prone than non-users to develop non-malignant tumors in the ear and brain
- A Dutch study has suggested impaired cognitive function as a result of cell phone use
- A German study points to a probable increase in cancer around cellular base stations
- A project supported by the EU has shown evidence of cell damage resulting from exposure to electromagnetic fields (EMFs) typical of those of cell phones

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Where Did I Leave My Keys?

You know that feeling, the one when you walk into a room looking for something, and completely forget what it was or why you are there. When these memory slip-ups occur, you start to worry about dementia, or worse – Alzheimer’s. I’d like to talk about these ‘senior moments’ and show that memory disorders aren’t as uncontrollable as they seem and that there are many things you can do to help yourself.

According to the Mayo Clinic, dementia isn’t a specific disease; it is a group of symptoms caused by conditions or changes in the brain. Symptoms might include language difficulty, loss of recent memory or poor judgment. Alzheimer’s disease is just one form of dementia.

Memory conditions have some of the strongest genetic indicators, but even if your parents or grandparents have exhibited serious forgetfulness, this doesn’t necessarily condemn you to dementia. You do have the ability to override the genetic messengers so your mind remains strong and you have good brain function for years to come.

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What Exactly Are Nootropics? Are They Likely to Actually Make You Smarter? An Overall Guide

A nootropic is a supplement or drug which is usually designed to boost intellectual functioning. Most nootropics maintain very few unwanted side effects and are mainly geared towards lasting cerebral development. Several of the benefits of nootropics comprise bettered memory, awareness, attention, determination, attention, behavior, and mental dexterity. Many nootropics are available in the form of a supplement derived from original compounds that participate to further improve physical processes in the body.

Most people are uncertain with regards to nootropics. And to be truthful, I don’t blame them. The promise of nootropics seems to excellent to be true. You will need to understand that these kinds of supplements will not actually make you as smart as Einstein or perform miracles on your mind. They will only help make up for the flaws in your own body which may improve, at different amounts for each person, the general performance and fitness within your brain. Take them all for sufficient time and you can expect to feel a benefit.

How They Function:

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