• Hydration

    Water quality

    Water quality is the physical, chemical and biological characteristics of water.  It is a measure of the condition of water relative to the requirements of one or more biotic species and or to any human [...]
  • Hydration

    Wine

    Wine is an alcoholic beverage, made of fermented fruit juice, usually from grapes. The natural chemical balance of grapes lets them ferment without the addition of sugars, acids, enzymes, or other nutrients. Grape wine is [...]
  • Hydration

    Drinking Water

    Drinking water or potable water is water pure enough to be consumed or used with low risk of immediate or long term harm. In most developed countries, the water supplied to households, commerce and industry [...]
  • Hydration

    Tea

    Tea is an aromatic beverage prepared by adding cured leaves of the Camellia sinensis plant to hot water. The term also refers to the plant itself. After water, tea is the most widely consumed beverage [...]
  • Hydration

    Coffee

    Coffee consumption has been shown to have minimal or no impact, positive or negative, on cancer development; however, researchers involved in an ongoing 22-year study by the Harvard School of Public Health state that “the [...]
  • Hydration

    Alkaline Water Benefits

    Peak performance benefits * May increase physical vitality and stamina * May enhance mental clarity and acuity * May increase ability to get on with other people * May increase optimism and vision * May [...]
  • Hydration

    pH

    In chemistry, pH is a measure of the acidity or basicity of an aqueous solution. Pure water is said to be neutral, with a pH close to 7.0 at 25 C °C (77 °F). Solutions [...]
  • Hydration

    pH and ORP

    pH stands for “potential of hydrogen.” The pH scale measures the acidity and alkalinity of substances.  Water with a high pH is rich in active hydrogen, which detoxifies our body. ORP stands for “oxygen reduction [...]
  • Hydration

    Carbon filtering

    Carbon filtering is a method of filtering that uses a piece of activated carbon to remove contaminants and impurities, utilizing chemical adsorption. Each piece of carbon is designed to provide a large section of surface [...]
  • Hydration

    Perchlorates

    Perchlorates have been detected in public drinking water supplies of over 11 million people in 22 states at concentrations of at least 4 parts per billion (ppb). Above a certain concentration perchlorates alter the production [...]
  • Hydration

    Lead

    Another issue of concern is lead in drinking water. Typically, lead gets into drinking water after the water leaves the treatment plant. The source of lead is most likely pipe or solder in older service [...]
  • Hydration

    Milk

    Milk is a white liquid produced by the mammary glands of mammals. It is the primary source of nutrition for young mammals before they are able to digest other types of food. Early-lactation milk contains [...]




Hygiene Path

Psychology

Stress

March 9, 2015 0

Stress is a term in psychology and biology, borrowed from physics and engineering and first used in the biological context in the 1930s, which has in more recent decades become commonly used in popular parlance. […]

Agoraphobia
Psychology

Agoraphobia

March 9, 2015 0

Agoraphobia (from Greek ἀγορά, “marketplace”; and φόβος/φοβία, -phobia) is an anxiety disorder defined as a morbid fear of having a panic attack or panic-like symptoms in a situation from which it is perceived to be […]

Depression
Psychology

Depression (mood)

March 9, 2015 0

Depression is a state of low mood and aversion to activity that can affect a person’s thoughts, behaviour, feelings and physical well-being. Depressed people may feel sad, anxious, empty, hopeless, helpless, worthless, guilty, irritable, or […]

Psychology

Mental disorder

March 9, 2015 0

A mental disorder or mental illness is a psychological or behavioral pattern generally associated with subjective distress or disability that occurs in an individual, and which is not a part of normal development or culture. […]

Hygiene

Massage

March 9, 2015 0

Massage is the manipulation of superficial and deeper layers of muscle and connective tissue to enhance function, aid in the healing process, and promote relaxation and well-being. The word comes from the French massage “friction […]

Hygiene

Hand hygiene

March 9, 2015 0

Defined as hand washing or washing hands with soap and water or using a waterless hand sanitizer. Hand hygiene is central to preventing spread of infectious diseases in home and everyday life settings. In situations […]

Laundry hygiene
Hygiene

Laundry hygiene

March 9, 2015 0

Laundry hygiene pertains to the practices that prevent or minimize disease and the spreading of disease via soiled clothing and household linens such as towels. Items most likely to be contaminated with pathogens are those […]

Hygiene

Culinary (food) hygiene

March 9, 2015 0

Culinary hygiene pertains to the practices related to food management and cooking to prevent food contamination, prevent food poisoning and minimize the transmission of disease to other foods, humans or animals. Culinary hygiene practices specify […]

Home and everyday life hygiene
Hygiene

Home and everyday life hygiene

March 9, 2015 0

Home hygiene pertains to the hygiene practices that prevent or minimize disease and the spreading of disease in home (domestic) and in everyday life settings such as social settings, public transport, the work place, public […]

Body hygiene
Hygiene

Body hygiene

March 9, 2015 0

Body hygiene pertains to hygiene practices performed by an individual to care for one’s bodily health and well being, through cleanliness. Motivations for personal hygiene practice include reduction of personal illness, healing from personal illness, […]

Exercise

Yoga

March 7, 2015 0

Yoga (Sanskrit, Pāli: योग yóga) is a physical, mental, and spiritual discipline, originating in ancient India. The goal of yoga, or of the person practicing yoga, is the attainment of a state of perfect spiritual […]

Stretching
Exercise

Stretching

March 7, 2015 0

Stretching is a form of physical exercise in which a specific skeletal muscle (or muscle group) is deliberately elongated, often by abduction from the torso, in order to improve the muscle’s felt elasticity and reaffirm […]




Hydration

Hydration

Coffee

March 6, 2015 0

Coffee consumption has been shown to have minimal or no impact, positive or negative, on cancer development; however, researchers involved in an ongoing 22-year study by the Harvard School of Public Health state that “the […]

Hydration

Tea

March 6, 2015 0

Tea is an aromatic beverage prepared by adding cured leaves of the Camellia sinensis plant to hot water. The term also refers to the plant itself. After water, tea is the most widely consumed beverage […]

Hydration

Wine

March 6, 2015 0

Wine is an alcoholic beverage, made of fermented fruit juice, usually from grapes. The natural chemical balance of grapes lets them ferment without the addition of sugars, acids, enzymes, or other nutrients. Grape wine is […]

Hydration

Milk

March 6, 2015 0

Milk is a white liquid produced by the mammary glands of mammals. It is the primary source of nutrition for young mammals before they are able to digest other types of food. Early-lactation milk contains […]

Hydration

Lead

March 6, 2015 0

Another issue of concern is lead in drinking water. Typically, lead gets into drinking water after the water leaves the treatment plant. The source of lead is most likely pipe or solder in older service […]

Hydration

Perchlorates

March 6, 2015 0

Perchlorates have been detected in public drinking water supplies of over 11 million people in 22 states at concentrations of at least 4 parts per billion (ppb). Above a certain concentration perchlorates alter the production […]

Hydration

Carbon filtering

March 6, 2015 0

Carbon filtering is a method of filtering that uses a piece of activated carbon to remove contaminants and impurities, utilizing chemical adsorption. Each piece of carbon is designed to provide a large section of surface […]

Hydration

pH and ORP

March 6, 2015 0

pH stands for “potential of hydrogen.” The pH scale measures the acidity and alkalinity of substances.  Water with a high pH is rich in active hydrogen, which detoxifies our body. ORP stands for “oxygen reduction […]

Hydration

pH

March 6, 2015 0

In chemistry, pH is a measure of the acidity or basicity of an aqueous solution. Pure water is said to be neutral, with a pH close to 7.0 at 25 C °C (77 °F). Solutions […]

Hydration

Alkaline Water Benefits

March 6, 2015 0

Peak performance benefits * May increase physical vitality and stamina * May enhance mental clarity and acuity * May increase ability to get on with other people * May increase optimism and vision * May […]

Hydration

Drinking Water

March 6, 2015 0

Drinking water or potable water is water pure enough to be consumed or used with low risk of immediate or long term harm. In most developed countries, the water supplied to households, commerce and industry […]

Hydration

Water quality

March 2, 2015 0

Water quality is the physical, chemical and biological characteristics of water.  It is a measure of the condition of water relative to the requirements of one or more biotic species and or to any human […]




Depression
In the Spotlight

Depression (mood)

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Depression is a state of low mood and aversion to activity that can affect a person’s thoughts, behaviour, feelings and physical well-being. Depressed people may feel sad, anxious, empty, hopeless, helpless, worthless, guilty, irritable, or [...]




Hydration

Coffee

March 6, 2015 0

Coffee consumption has been shown to have minimal or no impact, positive or negative, on cancer development; however, researchers involved in an ongoing 22-year study by the Harvard School of Public Health state that “the […]

Hydration

Tea

March 6, 2015 0

Tea is an aromatic beverage prepared by adding cured leaves of the Camellia sinensis plant to hot water. The term also refers to the plant itself. After water, tea is the most widely consumed beverage […]

Hydration

Wine

March 6, 2015 0

Wine is an alcoholic beverage, made of fermented fruit juice, usually from grapes. The natural chemical balance of grapes lets them ferment without the addition of sugars, acids, enzymes, or other nutrients. Grape wine is […]