Please understand that I am not sharing all of this information to deter you from wanting to have bariatric surgery. I am sharing this as I don’t think they prepare candidates enough for what they will have to endure. It’s an extremely lengthy process, and one that I had considered just giving up a few times. It’s very exciting and at the same time very stressful for you and all of those around you.
Explain Stuff: Fact of The Day: How great brands got their names? Apple, Google, Microsoft, Oracle, yahoo, Cisco….
Ever wondered how Apple Computers got it’s name? An Apple to represent a computer maker? That sounds very interesting! This article tells us how Apple, Google, Microsoft, Cisco, Sun, Lotus, compaq, corel, hotmail, hewlett packard, intel, sony got their names! Read more to know how !View full post
Just mention the word stress and everyone seems to start moaning about how hard it is to cope while, at the same time, they’re merrily signing themselves up for things that will generate even more stress in their lives. So why do we have this dilemma with stress where it appears we can’t live with it, can’t live without it?View full post
ExplainStuff.com – Short Science Articles Explain Stuff now comprises of about 100 quality articles. This number is ever growing, actually growing every day. The more responses and requests we get the more articles that will be posted on explain stuff. We try to keep the science articles, simple, short, and precise. Any science article or concept …View full post
Imagine that you’ve volunteered for an experiment, but when you show up at the lab you discover the researcher wants you to murder an innocent person. You protest, but the researcher firmly states, “The experiment requires that you do it.” Would you acquiesce and kill the person?View full post
I have been testing adsense on my blog/site for sometime now. And I have noticed that more ads you put on the landing frame (My reference to [B]frame[/B] here would be the visible portion of the screen the user sees when he/she lands on the page), the higher the bounce rate is. They are directly proportional. Read more about this over here.View full post
We honestly appreciates requests like this question. Hopefully, this article not only answers the question of the person who sent us the email request, but to many others. Many, for that matter, most of us have the issue of a runny nose when eating, whether the food be spicy or not. But for some, the runny nose while eating is more prominent than others. For some unfortunate people the body reflexes quickly and more in terms of quantity than others. Do not worry too much about this. You might not have any serious issues with your health, if this is the only issue you have.View full post
Over 80% of the pregnant women experience nausea and vomiting especially during first trimester of pregnancy. These symptoms of nausea and vomiting are commonly called as ‘Morning sickness’. But the term ‘Morning Sickness’ is a misnomer as the nausea and vomiting can be triggered at any time during the day. Since each woman is different and each pregnancy is different, the severity of nausea and vomiting in pregnancy will vary from woman to woman. As the Human Chorionic Gonadotropin (hcG) and estrogen hormones start decreasing in body, around the 14th week, the pregnancy nausea also starts to decrease.View full post
A mirror site is a copy of a website or set of files hosted at a remote location. There are a number of reasons to establish a mirror site. You may be familiar with the idea of a mirror site, especially if you have ever downloaded software and been asked to pick from a list of download locations. Each location in the list was a mirror site.View full post
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Internet Explorer lost about 9 percentage points early 2012. It looks like most of it has been grabbed by Safari and Chrome. Safari and Chrome which had about 10 percentage points of visitor’s monitors combined, now enjoy a jump to 22 percentage points. A jump of 12 percentage points – which is quite phenomenal. A look at the infographic suggests that most of this jump came from eating into IE’s market share ! So, is this trouble for IE? Or is this just a misnomer?
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More than three quarters of pregnant women experience mild to severe nausea and vomitings during pregnancy, more commonly during first trimester. In cases of mild nausea some relative simple measures and remedies can help a lot, making being pregnant easier. Although most of these measures don’t have strong medical evidence of reducing nausea, these are strongly supported by many obstetricians, midwives and pregnant women by experience. Read our health and medicine article to learn the remedies.
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