The Surprising Dangers Of A Pedicure & What You Can Do About It

Posted on: 3 November 2014

Pedicures are supposed to be relaxing and pampering, but they can also carry hidden dangers. Getting fungal, bacterial or viral infections from a pedicure is not only possible, but is fairly common. Here is some information on how these infections happen, what you can do about it and how to prevent them from happening again. Causes & Types Of Infection If salon instruments aren't properly sanitized, they can transmit bacteria from one client to another.
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Three Things To Remember When Designing A Cemetery Monument

Posted on: 29 October 2014

When a loved one passes away, it's natural to think about ways you can create a lasting memory of that person. And if you've decided to have a cemetery burial, creating and installing a unique headstone or monument is the most permanent way to honor the deceased. Requirements for cemetery monuments may vary between cemeteries. Your funeral home director can often answer questions and help you understand what to consider when creating a headstone or monument for your loved one.
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The Benefits Of Getting A Flu Shot During Pregnancy

Posted on: 29 October 2014

The risks and benefits of vaccinations have been a heated topic for years, but there's no need to fear the influenza vaccine if you're pregnant. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention states that flu vaccines are safe for pregnant women -- in fact, the agency even recommends that moms-to-be get the shot. Still not convinced that you should get vaccinated against influenza this season? Here are four great reasons to do it during your pregnancy.
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Improve Your Fertility With A Healthy Dose Of Acupuncture

Posted on: 29 October 2014

Not everyone has it easy when it comes to conceiving a baby. While some may get pregnant their first try, others may spend months – even years – trying to conceive. Infertility is one of the reasons why a person can't conceive. Luckily, there are ways to overcome this, including eating a healthier diet and limiting alcohol and caffeine consumption. Another way of improving your fertility is with acupuncture. What is Acupuncture?
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