Raising Tips: How to Choose a Chicken Breed
Blog / 08/11/2012

Raising Tips: How to Choose a Chicken Breed   Chickens are wonderful animals. They are like the coconut. You see, the coconut can be used in many ways- from the leaves to the roots. In more ways than one, chickens are bred and raised because it entails a lot of benefits. In Asian countries, chickens can be eaten from beak down to its funny-looking feet. Thus, making it one of the sought after poultry products in the animal community. Yet, chickens aren’t used only for food but for ornamental purposes. It all depends on the owner of the poultry farm if he’s going to raise chickens for food or for exhibition. Whatever the purpose is for these critters, you can settle on one simple question…what breed should you get? There are actually four ideas to consider when choosing a breed– egg production only, eggs and meat combined, exhibition, and meat only. Aside from these four, people also account chickens as a hobby and they very well enjoy watching and caring for their chickens. Egg Production If you are concerned with only the eggs and are not really a fan of chicken form and features, white leghorns or Red Sex Links…

Natural Eyesight Improvement
Blog / 08/11/2012

Natural Eyesight Improvement   Many people who wear glasses or contact lenses would like to find an alternative method of vision correction, which is more natural. Well, there are in fact a number of natural eyesight improvement alternatives available. Research has shown that two of the most successful methods are the Pinhole Glasses Exercise Method and the Bates Exercise Method. Both of these are safe, natural methods, which do not carry any risks. The Pinhole Glasses Exercise Method is very simple to carry out. In fact one of the great advantages of this exercise is its relative simplicity. In order to begin the exercise program you need to only wear the glasses for a minimum of fifteen minutes, and they will do all of the work. They work by cutting out peripheral vision which can tire the eyes and also by eliminating the scattering of light which falls on the retina. Pinhole glasses can be worn when reading or watching the television. The great thing about them is that your eyes are being gently exercised whilst carrying out your leisure activity. They should not however be worn when carrying out activities which require peripheral vision, such as driving or operating…

Build a Small Wooden Sail Boat
Blog / 08/10/2012

Build a Small Wooden Sail Boat   Many people love boats. Sail boats are a type of boat that is quite popular. Well, if you are looking for a boat to build, perhaps you should consider one in the sailing class. Building a sail boat is pretty simple actually. Let’s take a look at how you can build a small wooden sail boat. Before you can begin working on your boat, you need supplies. Of course, the first thing you will need if building a wooden boat is wood. These come in plank form. How much wood and the sizes you will need will vary depending on which wood you use. When you determine which wood you are going to use, you can go to the local store that sells wood and they can help you find how much you need. Other times, you can use design programs. It is recommended that the stems on any wooden sail boats be made out of white oak. As you make the frame for the bottom of the boat, the frame should be flat. Once you have the stem you then focus on making the side boards. After you make the mold of…

Boat Software for Design
Blog / 08/09/2012

Boat Software for Design   Though designing a boat seems quite easy if the specifications are not followed properly even the biggest ship can sink. There should be no mistake at all when building even the smallest boat or even the biggest ship. If you miss a single step in the construction then you are in for a major disaster. You should maintain the exact weight of the boat while building and also while loading it. You should load the boat with the proper weight and do not overload. If the design of the boat is meant only for a particular weight, see that you load the boat a few kilos lesser than the required weight. This would be a sensible thought. No doubt there is much software that can help you design the right boat. But care should be taken to choose the right software, because some software only takes the place of a manual sketch that is designed by hand. Some go a longer way pushing the limit and works out an online design for your boat. The 3D software boat design software is very promising and widely used. So you can choose the program that offers you…

Understanding pH Levels and Why We Have Cold Sores
Blog / 08/09/2012

Understanding pH Levels and Why We Have Cold Sores   The cold sore is a contagious disease. In Australia almost 70% of the population suffers from the cold sore virus. This virus is called as HSV – 1 and it is commonly known as a fever blister or cold sore. Generally this disease spreads to others either through physical contact or through mediums such as utensils, saliva, oral contact, etc. Failing to take adequate care may result in the formation of swelling blisters which swell and grow red in color. Ironically there is no permanent cure for this disease but there is a temporary cure. This disease is much more prevalent in developed countries and percentage of people affected by this disease in Asia is proportionally lower. It is also important to note that the herpes simplex virus requires an acidic state to survive. Our body will be normal if our pH levels are at seven but it is reported that this virus can survive in pH levels of up to 7.3. Changing diet and opting for a healthy life style should be your prime goal. If tour pH level decreases below 7.0 then your system goes into an acidic…

Boat Safety Tips
Blog / 08/08/2012

Boat Safety Tips   Building a boat or owning a boat is surely a dream come true for many, subsequently, being safe while boating is very important. It doesn’t mean that because you own the boat you could do what you like. Remember you own only the boat, not the water. The boat may take your commands but not the water. Water could be dangerous in as much as it is refreshing. Many accidents have taken place during boating sprees and it was noticed that the majority of accidents were caused due to the use of alcohol while boating. The other major factors that add to tragic accidents are lack of attention, inexperience, carelessness and speeding. One should always keep in mind that alcohol should be kept offshore and not on the boat. You should never use alcohol before or during a boat operation. The effects of alcohol act extremely high when exposed to sun, wind, noise and vibration. While boating you surely come in contact with these aspects which aggravate the alcohol in you. You must have a professional boat operator with you on your first boating expedition. This is mandatory because it is not the road that you…

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Symptoms
Blog / 08/06/2012

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Symptoms   Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS) is a complex disorder with its main characteristic being extreme fatigue that cannot be explained by any specific underlying medical condition. Clinically, medications are only available to control the symptoms and not to cure the condition. It is an illness that creates physical and emotional struggles, and can lead to disability. Diagnosing it is quite difficult because symptoms often mimic other conditions and illnesses. There is no single test to diagnose it. When you begin to find yourself tired, day after day and your fatigue does not go away, it is time to take notice that something may be wrong. Close monitoring of your physical symptoms, daily activity and sleep levels are necessary to help your doctor rule out other health problems. CFS Symptoms Aside from its central symptom, which is how chronic fatigue syndrome derives its name, the disorder has eight official symptoms, which are: • Fatigue • Impaired concentration or memory • Profound exhaustion lasting more than 24 hours after mental or physical exercise • Unrefreshing sleep • Headache of a new type, severity or pattern • Joint pain that travels from one joint to another without redness or…

Boat Plans for the Foils of Your Boat
Blog / 08/06/2012

Boat Plans for the Foils of Your Boat   As much as the hull plays an important role in boat building so does the foil. The foil of a boat is the centre board of the boat and it occupies at least four to five percent of the entire sail area. A completed boat should have all the parts properly designed and then fixed in their respective places to be able to be successful in the water. The measurement of the foil varies according to the oar type in different boats. In a lighter boat the rudder area is half the area of the center board, but if in the case of a heavy vehicle the area gets smaller. So you should plan your foil according to the weight of your boat. If you need proper stabilization for your boat you should check if the foil is fixed such that the rudder area is a maximum of ten percent of the underwater profile of the boat. But at the same time you could keep in mind that whatever the design of boat you are building the foil should have a maximum thickness at the starting point which is the front…

What Are the Types of Magnetized Water and How Can They Help You?
Blog / 08/06/2012

What Are the Types of Magnetized Water and How Can They Help You?   Magnetic therapy is a part of Naturopathy which helps the body handle the diseases more effectively by re-establishing its normal levels of magnetic energy. This type of therapy makes use of several appliances, among which we can note the high, medium and low power magnets, the magnetic water, magnetic lumbar and neck belts, magnetic necklaces and magnetic bracelets. Magnetic water is one of the most popular appliances due to its easy use and to its effectiveness. Also, this type of appliance is easy to make, fact which makes it accessible to more categories of people. The magnetic water can be purchased in its ready to use form or it can be prepared at home, by keeping a bottle of water onto a magnet of South or North Pole for about 24 hours. Depending on the magnetic charging it has, three types of magnetic water can be individuated: South Pole magnetic water, which has been kept on the South Pole of the magnet, North Pole magnetic water which has been charged with energy from the North Pole magnet and bipolar magnetic water which is a mixture between…

Boat Plans: Boat Building Kits for Amateur Boat Builders
Blog / 08/05/2012

Boat Plans: Boat Building Kits for Amateur Boat Builders   It is the lifelong dream of many people to own a boat. Well, after buying the condo, the car and many other trinkets and luxuries, there remains at the corner of some people’s heart, the desire to have their own boat or yacht in which they can sail away into the beautiful sunset. Well boat plans are one desire and interest that unite so many people around the world. It is also considered a status symbol and a sign that you have arrived when you have your own boat to enjoy as well as to flaunt. It sure increases your social quotient and status to own a boat and that is one of the primary reasons why some people want to own a boat. Buying a boat off the shelf is quite an expensive proposition. There are celebrities and multi-millionaires who can afford to buy their own boat and live it up in style. Champagne parties off Cannes or Miami are stuff that dreams or celebrity lifestyles are made of. For most of us, such a lifestyle is well nigh unimaginable just for the simple reason that we cannot afford…