I'd just like to wish all moms a happy Mother's Day. This is a special day. Mothers are the ones who raise the kids who become the leaders of the world. We should never diminish the position of a mother, because it is by far the most important role in the world.
Sunday, May 13, 2012
Friday, May 11, 2012
As a 30 year old guy who loves to workout, I try to avoid pain as much as possible; however, I still experience it. I have ankle problems from a previous injury that bothers me when I run. My right shoulder hurts, and sometimes my lower back even hurts. I guess this just comes with getting older, but I hate it. I've looked around for different things to help me.
LGMedSupply is a site that has Tens Units and Muscle Stimulators to help ease some of the pain caused by exercising. The LG-TEC Dual Combo TENS Unit and Muscle Stimulator is amazing, because it allows you to benefit from the Tens pain relief and the muscle stimulator which increases muscle tone and rehabilitation. Thousands of very pleased people are currently using this product. Please visit Visit LGMedSupply Online. You can also get more information about this product from the online customer blog.
Sunday, February 26, 2012
Good nutrition, physical activity, and a healthy body weight are essential parts of a person’s overall health and well-being. Together, these can help decrease a person’s risk of developing serious health conditions, such as high blood pressure, high cholesterol, diabetes, heart disease, stroke, and cancer. A healthful diet, regular physical activity, and achieving and maintaining a healthy weight also are paramount to managing health conditions so they do not worsen over time.
Tuesday, February 14, 2012
Monday, January 30, 2012
As we age, one of the things most adults experience is sun spots. Sun spots are those dark spots on your skin that can look like small circles or even larger blotches. Some people call these age spots or liver spots, but they are actually caused by overexposure to the sun. As we age, our skin is subjected to more and more sun damage. Our skin has what is called melanin pigment which absorbs sunlight and helps naturally protect our skin from UV rays. Melanin is what causes our skin to darken or tan when exposed to the sun. However as we age, our skin's natural ability to fend off UV rays from the sun begins to deteriorate, and sun-damaged skin produces abnormal amounts of melanin resulting in the development of age spots.
Happy Birthday to me! Tomorrow is my birthday.
Monday, January 9, 2012
My buddy and his wife recently went on a cruise to the Caribbean. They had a wonderful time and took lots of beautiful pictures. One of the things they did was go snorkeling. It looked like a lot of fun. They actually wore wetsuits and had an underwater camera they used to take lots of pictures of small fish around a coral reef. They said it was a little cool and that was one reason they decided to wear the wetsuit. The water was so clear anyway but being able to snorkel and have your head underwater they were truly able to experience the beauty of that coral reef ecosystem. They took pictures of fish, octopuses, and what looked like the remains of some small sunken ship. If I ever go on a cruise to that area of the world, I definitely think that snorkeling is one activity I want to try.
The BCS National Championship is starting. I'm hoping to see a good game. I don't really care who wins just want to see a little more exciting game than the first matchup earlier in the season. Congratulations to both teams who are both very deserving of a national title.
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My husband and I own several rental properties near the beach. We try to keep the properties updated so that we continue to have a lot of renters. We get asked a lot of questions about the amenities that our properties offer. One of the most requested amenities is cable tv. People who rent always want to make sure that they will have access to cable tv. I guess part of their vacations include being able to relax and watch any shows they want to. When my husband was setting up the utilities in our properties, he found a few different cable tv packages. We needed cable for several properties, so we wanted to find a good deal. We used a package that was the most reasonable for his money and would give renters a wide range of tv channels to watch. I am glad that we decided to use this package. All of our properties are always booked and they probably would not be if we did not have cable. Although, I’m sure that the beach view helps keep them booked too.
Friday, November 18, 2011
I know most people have been through a dieting kick in their lives. I know I've been through it. When I did, I tried the Herbalife shakes. These are basically meal replacement shakes. They replace two meals of the day, and this program actually works great. Not only can you lose weight and stay healthy, but you can make a little extra money with it.
When using the product, I joined the Herbalife Distributor Program. By signing people up, you can actually earn a significant income. Of course, just as dieting, this is not a quick and easy way to earn money. You actually have to work at it and practice discipline; however if you actually work at it you can be successful. I made an extra income while also earning extra money. You can actually lose weight and make money. Below is a quick video you can watch about the product and the program.
The importance of stretching is often overlooked. I know that since I've been doing the pushup/pullup routine, I've seen a difference. Warming up and stretching not only helps limit pulled muscles or injuries, but it help with flexibility. It also helps your muscles to adapt and form to the change they are going through. The important thing is to not overlook the value of stretching.
Many women young and old suffer from varicose veins. Understanding the causes and treatments can help people who suffer with varicose veins. Many women experience pains in their legs, but they do not know why. Some women may think that they are too young to have varicose veins. There are several different reasons that this occurs. Prolonged standing is a leading cause of varicose veins; that is why many nurses suffer from this condition.
After women discover that they have varicose veins, then they have questions about how to treat them. Sometimes minor surgery will help, and sometimes a more simple treatment is needed; however, in most cases, insurance will cover the treatment. Usually no time off of work is needed and exercise is encouraged. A great website that answers most questions about varicose veins is metroveinmn.com. This site has a frequently ask questions section that has many helpful answers and tips.
Some guys and I came up with a way to workout while at work. It is easy and only takes 2 minutes out of each hour tops. We work 4, 10hr days. Every odd hour, we do a set of pushups and every even hour we do a set of pullups. I've worked up to 700 pushups per day and 70 pullups per day. Believe me, it works.
Tuesday, November 15, 2011
It's easy to forget that the play is actually a rock opera. It has such a popular following that you would think of it as just a musical, or sometimes I forget and think of it as that way. While I was online finding us tickets, I ran across the site http://www.hearingaidsbymiracleear.com/. I looked through it a little bit and after that I decided to go and get fitted with some hearing aids before our big trip.
I did just that and was able to enjoy the Rent rock opera even more than the first time that we saw it! I guess this time around we can really appreciate it even more, which made it that much better.
I am so ready for Thanksgiving. I think it is my favorite holiday. It is a time to get together with family and friends without all of the commercialism of Christmas. It also seems like it is just more laid back and less busy than Christmas. Also, it helps that there is always good football games on that you can watch with all the family. Thanksgiving: Thank God for food, family, and football!
My wife works in the medical field, and, of course, she has to wear uniforms/scrubs. Now this wouldn't be bad, except it's hard to dress "cute" in scrubs. She not only has to match from head to toe, but she has to wear something fashionable. I could tell some funny stories about me trying to slip out of the house with non-matching clothes, or wrinkled clothes.
She has found a site, however, www.blueskyscrubs.com, where she can find and order some cute, fashionable uniforms. This is a great site to find anything like shirts, labcoats, scrub hats and just nice scrubs. It is a great site to find quality nursing uniforms. If you're interested in these, you should definitely check it out.
Several of my coworkers have been doing zumba after work. They all gather in the front lobby and follow along to zumba videos on youtube that they watch using a Tivo Premiere. They have a great time. They have been doing this for a couple of months now and they have all lost weight and feel like they are in better shape. I will keep you posted as to how long this lasts and how well they are progressing in their weight loss objective.
I have an acquaintance that recently had a freak kitchen fire. He had virtually no physical fire destruction but his whole first floor was almost completely ruined by the smoke. All of the walls were completely black and most of his possessions looked like they were beyond reclamation. Of course, the insurance company was not much help. They almost seemed to not care if the house got cleaned or not. I think they thought it would be easier to say the damage was beyond repair instead of trying to help my friend get it cleaned. However, he was able to hire a cleaning crew that came in and did a marvelous job. They were able to clean the walls and most possessions to the point that you would never know they were damaged. It was actually pretty amazing and I think the walls are actually cleaner than before the fire. If you are interested in how to clean up smoke damage austin I suggest you check out http://www.thesteamteam.com/ for lots of good information and how to get this professional team to repair your site.
Man, I am sore. I just started a new exercise program similar to P90X and it is whipping my butt. I can just take solace in the fact that the exercise burn that my muscles are feeling means that I am burning calories as well.
Drug abuse is one of the most serious problems facing our nation today. I heard a news announcement yesterday on the radio about drug abuse. It said that about ninety percent of all crime is related to drugs in some way. It also said that about seventy five percent of drug users admitted to using drugs in the workplace. The announcement was encouraging employers to assist employees in getting treatment for their drug problems and in turn this could curb the effects of drug abuse on our country's crime rate and family unit breakdowns.