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Truth or Consequences in Steroids: The Power of Cheating?

Wednesday, December 26th, 2007

Steroids, the name for synthetic substances related to the male sex hormones, can increase muscle growth, strength, and endurance and initiate normal sexual characteristics. Legally, steroids are available only with a prescription and not to be considered for young, healthy people for muscular development. They are prescribed for delayed puberty, certain forms of impotence, and […]

Honey: Cough Remedy for Kids

Saturday, December 22nd, 2007

The creation of honey is one of the incredible miracles of the insect world. For the honeybee gathering the plant nectar, the worker bees release what is called the Nasonov pheromone, which the nectar-gathering worker immediately recognizes, luring it back to the hive delivering the day’s collection of nectar. The hive bees raise their abdomen’s […]

How Much Is That Doggy In The Window?

Friday, December 14th, 2007

The month of December can abound with sentimentality and tradition. Whether lighting candles, decorating the tree or gathering with family and friends, it can be a special time of the year. For many a child, an adorable playful puppy, or kitten could be a welcomed addition to the family. Not that a mountain bike, erector […]

To Eat Or Not To Eat Organic: That Is The Question.

Tuesday, December 11th, 2007

Have you noticed that the word “Organic” is practically everywhere you look in the supermarket? What does it mean? Are you wondering if you should buy the organically grown banana, broccoli, or milk? Is it better because it costs more? The food composition is the same and they look alike. But, does organically grown mean […]