Category: Health and safety

health and safety

Bad Breath? How to Tell a Friend!

(CNN) — Ida Alvarez avoided close conversations. She was afraid of what someone might tell her. She was pretty sure she had really bad breath. “It is such an embarrassing situation,” Alvarez, 31, of Los Angeles told CNN. “There was…

Diabetes and Your Eyes

Diabetes and Your Eyes Have your eyes checked once a year. You could have eye problems that you haven’t noticed yet. Yearly exams may catch eye problems early so problems can be treated. Treating eye problems early can help prevent…

Earth Dodges Geomagnetic Storm: Scientist

WASHINGTON (AFP) – A wave of charged plasma particles from a huge solar eruption has glanced off the Earth’s northern pole, lighting up auroras and disrupting some radio communications, a NASA scientist said. But the Earth appears to have escaped…

Dark Chocolate Better Than Fruit Juice!

Great news for chocolate lovers: new research published February 7 in Chemistry Central Journal claims that chocolate contains more antioxidants (polyphenols and flavanols) than fruit juice. Take note: the research was conducted by Hershey. When researchers at the Hershey Center…

Bone Marrow Drive

FLYER: BONE MARROW DRIVE FLYER WANT TO SAVE A LIFE? WANT TO GIVE SADAQA? Then Attend the Bone Marrow Drive: Remembering Bilal and Curing others like him When: This Sunday March 13 2011 Time: 1-2:30pm (After Sunday School) & 5-8pm(during…

Diabetes and Your Heart and Blood Vessels

Diabetes and Your Heart and Blood Vessels Taking care of your diabetes every day will help keep your blood glucose, blood pressure, and cholesterol in your target range and help prevent other health problems that diabetes can cause over the…

Orthopaedic Prayer Mat!

Berlin – A muezzin calls to prayer. An elderly man slowly kneels on a prayer mat, his movement difficult. With some effort he gets up. “You cannot pray like that,” was probably the thought that inspired Turgay Yenerer, a carpet…

Islam and the Environment

The Laws of nature can be observed by watching nature to some extent. However, not only does this require many lifetimes to get a complete understanding, but human beings will always differ in their interpretations of what they see. Their…