The New Food Pyramid: Another Attempt At Providing Easy Answers

The Food Pyramid, first introduced to the US in 1992, just experienced a major overhaul. Why? Perhaps proper education about nutrition isn’t as easy as picking out food from a colorful chart. Last month, The New England Journal of Medicine reported that childhood obesity was causing a retreat in average lifespan. That report seems to only cover part of the picture as chronic disease, such as cardiac dysfunction and Type II Diabetes have been on a steady rise in recent years. Because many people seem to be unwilling to learn how to make better lifestyle choices, it is only the toxic pharmaceutical drugs that seem to be extending the lives of these people. Agriculture secretary Mike Johanns described the old …

Mesothelioma Treatments – Some Basic Facts

Before we discuss about mesothelioma treatments it is important to have an understanding of what is mesothelioma. Mesothelioma is a rare cancer of the linings of lungs and abdominal area caused by exposure to asbestos fibers. It takes 3040 years for this cancer to appear after the asbestos exposure. It is important to treat this cancer in the early stages otherwise it proves fatal. Various mesothelioma treatments are surgery, chemotherapy and radiation therapy. There are two types of surgeries for mesothelioma treatments, Aggressive Surgery and Palliative Procedures. Before performing any surgery, it is necessary to check whether the heart and lungs are functioning properly. Of the two types, aggressive surgery, also known as Pneumonectomy, is complicated surgery performed on younger …

Outdoor Barbecue Catering Events

Its barbecue season! Time to get outdoors, invite family and friends and have a celebration. But, if you have ever hosted an outdoor event, you know how much work it can be. Its your gathering and you need everything to be just right. There are so many considerations and so much to do. Planning, finding a date, organizing; not to mention everything that needs to be done on the day of the event. Many people simply dont host because it is too much work. An outdoor event catering company can help with all of these details and do so much more to turn your barbecue into a more enjoyable occasion, for you and your guests. Starting with the planning, a …

Searching For Answers From God

Maybe we have to learn to ask our questions differently if we expect to get a response from God. Perhaps its time to stop asking God what he can do for us and start asking what we can do to help make Gods Kingdom flourish. Maybe part of finding answers from God is a matter of us learning to take a lesson from God and to start to deal with our own questions to come up with our own answers based on His teachings. Lets see if we cant come up with our own answers to some questions we would normally look to God for the answers to. Question: Why do bad things happen to good people? Answer: Because we …