October 2011 Entries

Taking a Look At Randomized Controlled Trials and Observational Studies

Your grandmother, if you were lucky enough to have one, probably told you to eat your fruits and veggies. And now it seems that those grandmothers who meddled with our dietary habits and urged kids to eat their peas and carrots were bang on. Grandmas have been joined by a plethora of scientists who tell us that we should be eating anywhere between five and ten servings of fruits and vegetables a day. Grandmothers went by instinct, but science progresses through [To read more click on Title.]

Ethyl or methyl, what’s the difference? When it comes to sculptured nails, a lot.

It’s a fingernail biting problem. You would like to have nice, long, shapely nails but yours just won’t grow properly. Time for a little chemical help. You know you can avail yourself of the latest acrylic technology at your local nail salon, but you have a lingering concern about safety. You’ve heard about the nasty things that methylmethacrylate can do. Redness, swelling, itching, blisters, lifting of the nail from the nailbed, irritation of eyes [To read more click on Title.]