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Simple Tips To Keep Your Baby's Teeth

Hi, this time I want to share about simple tips to keep your baby's teeth.

Dental care should be treated from the first teething. If the baby teeth have been damaged, is more difficult to repair and restore it when adults. Therefore, take care of your baby's dental health from today.

Here are three things that need your attention to keep your baby's dental health:

1. Check and clean your baby's teeth
When your baby grows teeth, clean the teeth at least once a day with a soft cloth or baby toothbrush. The best time to clean your baby's teeth is before bed. If visible spots or stains on baby teeth, consult a doctor before it's too late and your baby teeth have been damaged.

When the child was 2 years old, start brushing your child's teeth using a pea-sized toothpaste that contains fluoride. Children under the age of five are not able to brush her teeth until the age of 7 or 8 years old, so you need to help to make sure your child's teeth stay healthy.

2. M…

Simple Ways to Detect Bipolar Disorder

Have you ever seen a friend with depression without reason for two consecutive weeks? Beware. It is one sign of bipolar disorder.

Bipolar disorder is a disorder that can arise when feelings of depression or the opposite—when someone feels a sense of excessive joy. It could happen repetitively and a lifetime.

Bipolar disorder also chronic, serious, and potentially suicidal. The death rate due to bipolar disorder is two up to three times higher than schizophrenia. However, it is a disorder that can be overcome.

Unfortunately, this disorder is often treated the same as other psychiatric disorders. The reason is these diseases have similar symptoms: hallucinate, experiencing anxiety and depression.

Early detection of bipolar disorder can be done using the Mood Disorder Questionaire (MDQ) by looking at the patient's symptoms, such as feelings of excessive joy, confidence high, talkative, have risky behaviors, more interested in sexuality and wasteful.

Accurate diagnosis and best therapy…

Can Positive Thinking Really Improve Your Health?

Do you want to be happy? Simple. Think positively under any circumstances. When we start to have the positive thoughts and gratefully, the organs will produce substances that will makes our bodies stay healthy. It has been medically proven.

People who used to think positively also has a strong resistance to disease. Positive thinking has a very important for our health.

The most important hormones related perspective are adrenaline, noradrenaline, beta-endorphin and enkephalin.

Overall, there are approximately 20 hormones of happiness. Although the workings and effects different but the same pharmacological effect. Among so much happiness hormone, beta-endorphin is the most efficacious, works five or six times more powerful than drugs.

Why our brains produce substances such happiness? I am sure that with it, God wants to force us to happy life! So, do not delay, smile and think positively from now on!

Famous People with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) is an anxiety disorder in which people have unwanted thoughts and repeated, feelings, ideas, sensations (obsessions) or behaviors that make them feel compelled to do something (boost).

Obsessive-compulsive disorder, a type of anxiety disorder, is a potentially disabling illness that traps people in endless cycles of repetitive thoughts and behaviors.

Although the ritual may temporarily alleviate anxiety, the person must perform the ritual again when the obsessive thoughts return. People with OCD may be aware that their obsessions and compulsions are senseless or unrealistic, but they cannot stop them.

OCD is claimed as a mental illness that is very disturbing, but that does not mean that people with OCD cannot live a normal life. Even many of the people with OCD who reached the peak of achievement in their fields.

We now look at 3 famous people with OCD:

Leonardo DiCaprio
Surely, you love to watch the movie Titanic and Shutter Island. Movie star Leo…

3 New Habits to Healthy Weight Loss

Are you tired of the struggle to weight loss that seemed endless? Well, try the following strategies that were collected from the experts. It doesn't hurt right now?

Get in the mood to lose You do not really want to snack, but your friends urge you to join them. Finally, you give up and order a slice of tiramisu. Stop into the sociotropy: a person who always tried to please others. "Women have higher scores of slightly in this tendency than men," says Julie Exline, an associate professor of psychology at Case Western Reserve University. If you feel pressured to pig out, "tell your friends politely that you're not hungry for more right now," Exline suggests.

Eat slowly Most of us eat quickly, chew each bite only a few times, which means we consume more food than we realize. When we chew again, our bodies produce less ghrelin, a hormone that increases appetite, and more peptide hormones are believed to curb hunger. From now on, eating slowly.


Regulate food inta…

Cognitive Behavior Therapy for Panic Disorder

On this occasion, I want to review your exit on our practice to change the pattern of cognitive or negative thinking about something it through Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. One example is a person with panic disorder who are afraid to go outside the house or 'home alone' (Macaulay Culkin? No, no, of course not).

Cognitive behavior therapy (CBT) is a type of psychotherapeutic treatment that helps patients understand the thoughts and feelings that influence behaviors. CBT is commonly used to treat a wide range of disorders, including phobias, addiction, depression and anxiety.

Cognitive behavior therapy is generally short-term and focused on helping clients deal with a very specific problem. During the course of treatment, people learn how to identify and change destructive or disturbing thought patterns that have negative influences on behavior. (About.com)

In the case of panic disorder patients are often filled with anxiety to leave the house alone or driving alone. This is …

Anorexia Nervosa: Treatments and Home Remedies

DEMI Moore is reportedly being treated for anorexia. Do you get shocked? Of course. Not many of us who know what anorexia is, let alone how to cure it.

Anorexia Nervosa is an eating disorder where people are starving but refused to eat because of a distorted body image and false perception of obesity, causes of hunger. It occurs in approximately 1% of the population. Most (90%) occurred in women. About 72% of patients recovered and about 5% die.

Anorexia nervosa is an eating disorder characterized by excessive food restriction and irrational fear of gaining weight, and a distorted body self-perception. It typically involves excessive weight loss. Anorexia nervosa usually develops during adolescence and early adulthood.[1] Due to the fear of gaining weight, people with this disorder restrict the amount of food they consume. (Wikipedia)
Find Support & Treatment Success depends on the motivation of the patient. So, assess the level of individual motivation for the treatments. Ask him t…

If You Want to be Healthier and Happier: Do Not Lie!

If you tell the truth, you don't have to remember anything. (Mark Twain)
A study showed that the average of American was lied 11 times in a week. According to research conducted by Anita Kelly, a psychology professor at the University of Notre Dame: If we reduce the number of lies that we can achieve a higher level of satisfaction. Really?

She conducted research involving 110 participants who were asked to stop or reduce the lie for ten weeks. By contrast, other participants were not given specific instructions about the lies.

The result, after one of the banned groups do not tell a lie or lie less than three times a week: complain of headache, sore throat, tension, anxiety, and other health problems, reduced.

Besides physical health, it turns out the people of the "forbidden to lie" that feel a better personal relationship with others.

Thus, if you want to be healthier and happier: Do not lie!

Genetic Abnormalities that can be Detected Before Birth

Currently, Genetic abnormalities that can be detected before birth. The scientists said that with this newly developed tests, abnormalities caused by genetic errors can be detected much more. But researchers are also concerned if the examination results can be used as the basis for an abortion.

The researchers were able to predict the genetic code of fetal blood sampling by his mother who was 18 weeks of pregnant. In addition, the researchers also took dad's saliva.

Natural mutations or de novo mutations is estimated to play a role in several complex disorders like autism and schizophrenia.

Later, with the development of a test that is more subtle and less expensive, prenatal genetic testing could include a more comprehensive results than those available today.

Because it can test thousands of genetic disorders, the researchers say this new test could give a lot of information about infant health conditions in the future.