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Technology in Green Home Building - A cutting edge green home building technique that is taking the eco-friendly construction industry by storm is that of using earth-bags, or sandbags as they are more commonly known, to build new environmentally friendly structures. Earth-bags use the very dust of the earth to create an extremely durable structure that is in many ways better than brick construction. Earth-bags can be used to construct a green home in a manner of a few days using only barbed wire, dirt, and a few burlap or polypropylene bags as the main construction materials....   [tags: Earth-bag Construction]
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The Benefits of Home Schooling - The homeschooling is a controversial topic as many have very different ideas on what they want for their children. The idea to opt for homeschooling originated in the 70s in parts of Europe but at passage of time it has spread throughout the world, now more than half million American boys and girls and about ten thousand. British do not attend public school or private school because their parents have come to the conclusion that at home can get a good education. At least as good as they could receive if they go to school (Sandra M....   [tags: education, socialized, university]
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Home Depot & Capital Structure - Home Depot & Capital Structure Finding the perfect capital structure in terms of risk and reward can ensure a company meets shareholder expectations and protects a firm in times of recession. Capital structure refers to how a business puts its money to “work”. The two forms of capital structure are equity capital and debt capital. Both have their benefits and limitations. Striking that perfect balance between the two can mean the difference between thriving versus trying to survive. Equity capital represents money put up and owned by shareholders....   [tags: wacc, equity, debt]
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Almost Home by Joan Bauer - ... Leeland loses and owes a lot of money and then they lose their home and thats begins the main idea: homelessness. The main idea is that they ( Sugar and Reba lose their house and then they have to survive and Sugar has to live away from Reba ( her mother ). “ King Cole was on chapter ten of his biography when he died.” That the first thing that gets the main idea flowing. “ My grandpa died” “ Trusting Mr. Leeland to pay back money was like trusting your dog to watch your food” Mr. Leeland never gave money back and lost it a lot so they didn’t have a lot of money to pay for their house....   [tags: character analysis ] 683 words
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Strategic Management and Strategic Competitiveness - The home Depot is one of my favorite stores. I frequently visit the same location for cleaning supplies, tools and to take advantage of the new and latest products they have available. The home depot was incorporated in 1978 by Bernie Marcus and Arthur blank. Along with investment banker Ken Langone and merchandising guru Pat farrah. The first two stores were open in Atlanta Georgia. The first stores, at around 60,000 square feet each, were cavernous warehouse that dwarfed the competition and stocked 25,000 SKUs, much more than the average hardware store at the time....   [tags: home depot, home improvement]
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Home Remedies for Sinus Infections - Sinus is basically an inflammation in the nasal passage. Coughing, sneezing, feeling tired and achy are the common symptoms of sinus. This indicates the sinus condition. Suffering from sinus may have different types of headaches as well, like tension headache, cough headache, eye strain headache, sore throat headache, blurred vision headache. One may also suffer from headache nausea. The symptoms of sinus infection depend on it is chronic or acute. Signals vary from person to person. There are basically two types Acute Sinusitis and Chronic Sinusitis....   [tags: Health] 864 words
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Fire Safety in the Home - Good morning students, As a fireman, I like things to be safe, I like things to be simple, and most of all, I like children to be safe. I am here today to talk to you about electrical hazards and safety measures to avoid getting seriously injured. There is one thing you must always remember, electrical safety always leads to fire safety. You must know that new electrical components are always safer than old worn out ones. Electricity may not look harmful at first glance, although you might be surprised of it's devastating fire power....   [tags: fire safety,] 589 words
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Cinema Versus the Home Theater - It seems that watching movies has become the most frequently mentioned pastime that is enjoyed by people from around the world. This is no surprise either, because everyone undeniably enjoys an experience when they can escape the daily reality for a little while, and fantasize about anything they wish or at least about what the movie being watched is offering. To live out these fantasies, two contrasting options are available; a trip to the cinema or staying at home. After a movie theater with its play-list is found, a movie is picked, and the trip is made, customers are faced with the almost certain minimum cost of $8.50 per person to get in....   [tags: Entertainment]
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Productivity of Home Business Models - We are pleased for the opportunity to respond to your request for assistance with your remote access strategy. Allowing your employees to work from home is the smart thing to do for your business. Recent, Stanford University studies have shown productivity gains ranging from 13% to 22% when companies shift to work from home business models (Bloom, Liang, Roberts & Ying, 2013). Beyond pure productivity, working from home was show to decrease employee turnover and increase overall employee happiness....   [tags: Remote access, VPN, dial-up networking]
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Fun Home by Alison Bechdel - ... He wants what every father wants for his daughter, to be successful with a family of her own. For example, we can see throughout Fun Home that Bruce makes his daughter wear jewelry and feminine clothes, despite her complete distaste to the feminine style. There are three occurrences where Allison and her father are fighting about jewelry to wear (97). Allison refuses to wear pearls to the, but her father insists because there is an internal alarm going off in his head (99). As a child Bruce dressed himself as a girl, now as an adult he wants to prevent his daughter from cross dressing (221)....   [tags: identy, trouble, feelings, teenager]
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Sexual Education Starts At Home - Sexual education is a constant development that starts from birth and continues across the developmental life span. During this process, it is crucial to lay a strong foundation for sexual health. There are many factual and non-factual opinions about the topic of sexual education. It is constantly it is being discussed and highly publicized in our society via Mass Media and some of the most influential people in our lives. Sexual education is more than sex; it’s about sexual development, reproduction, intimacy, gender role relationships and self-respect....   [tags: Sexual Education, argumentative, persuasive] 847 words
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Hazardous Chemicals in the Home - Hazardous Chemicals In The Household Being a mother myself, I have to be careful about what I bring around my children. These chemicals were created for a reason. However they can’t come without consequence. There is much debate on the use, storage and purpose of these products. However it’s important to do your research and make sure you aren’t harming yourself or others. Ultimately, with proper use and care they are still the essentials to keeping a healthy, happy, clean home. “Various household cleaning products have been developed to facilitate the removal of dust and dirt, maintenance and disinfection” (http://www.thisland.illinois.edu/57ways/57ways_22.html) Water alone can’t r...   [tags: Environment, Environmental ]
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Call Home by Barbara Kingsvolver - Summary and Response to Barbara Kingsolver’s “Called Home” In “Called Home”, the first chapter of the book Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year in Food Life, Barbara Kingsolver presents her concerns about America's lack of food knowledge, sustainable practices, and food culture. Kingsolver introduces her argument for the benefits of adopting a local food culture by using statistics, witty anecdotal evidence, and logic to appeal to a wide casual reading audience. Her friendly tone and trenchant criticism of America's current food practices combine to deliver a convincing argument that a food culture would improve conditions concerning health and sustainability....   [tags: food culture, ignorance to food production]
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Home Schooling and Reading Proficiency - I chose to do research on this subject because I was curious to know what impact parent involvement has on a child’s ability to learn to read. I do not remember ever being read to as a child; I have one memory of reading to my mother at the kitchen table from a ‘Janet and John’ school reading book and my father told us bedtime stories about himself as a child,(our favorite). Regardless of this minimal parental input, I learned how to read without any difficulty, and growing up I never knew of anyone who was unable to read or who struggled with reading....   [tags: Education research paper, literacy, ]
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A Place to Call Home - Our cities are lacking certain outside involvement in the life to numerous displaced families. Homelessness is a continuance cycle leading to homeless people whom hang out with other homeless whom are displaced. The homeless return daily for social service needs, shelter, and not making much enough effort to sustain quality living. Starting over can introduce families to an effective approach of learning methods to begin the steps to sustaining stable life in everyday society. Utilizing buildings can assist in ways to help homeless have a better self-perception for oneself, when dealing with society or employers, job training through an adult education program, while providing shelter....   [tags: using empty buildings for the homeless]
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The Home Front Changed Forever - The Home Front Changed Forever Chapter 1 The U.S. Economy was on a slow return trajectory from the devastating effects of the Stock Market crash of 1929 and the subsequent Great Depression that followed; Hoovervilles still littered city landscapes, a relic to the Presidency of Herbert Hoover. The United States had a new President and it was under President Roosevelt and his new deal programs that unemployment would decrease from its all time high of around 21 percent to about 9 percent. Tensions overseas were growing and our relationship with the Empire of Japan was being stretched to the limit....   [tags: U.S. History ]
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Going Green in the Home - Going Green in the Home The past few years have seen the world over a risen campaign to avert their greatest threat today, the environment. The effects of global warming have become a worrying phenomenon for man the world over and there has been joined attempt, or seemingly joint to avert the effects. To say seemingly is because despite calls to streamline policies to the cause, countries deemed to have had the greatest responsibility, have continuously declined to sign deals to reduce the same....   [tags: Conservation ]
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Pricey Game or Home Entertainment? - Throughout the United States sports has taken the consumer captive, by providing them with entertainment and pleasure. Sporting venues continues to rob their loyal fans by boosting the prices of tickets, merchandise, food, and beverages. Recently over the summer, I went to see a baseball game being held at Dodgers Stadium and was horrified at the prices that I saw. My ticket alone was $40, at this price that put me just below the nosebleed section of the stadium. During the game I went to one of the vendors and was flabbergasted to see the price for a hot dog was $6.50 dollars, a drink was $3.75 and a side of fries for $4.25....   [tags: Sports, Venues, Base Ball] 2247 words
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Psychological Effects of Returning Home - Most civilians do not realize the amount of stress troops face when returning home. Despite their gratitude for being back, it is difficult to cope with the events they faced. I had little knowledge of the serious impact in which battle rendered upon soldiers. My curiosity led me to constantly search information pertaining to the subject. Reasoning towards my fascination is due to my family’s loyalty in serving the United States. For generations my uncles, grandparents, father, and brother have each served in different branches of the military....   [tags: US MIlitary, Troops, PTSD]
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The War at Home: Veterans - War is hell. War is misery, suffering, pain, and anguish. From the days of rocks and sticks to today’s high tech drones and aircraft carriers one thing above all others has remained the same; war is a terrifying, nightmarish endeavor. Unfortunately for those who fight for their nation, the battlefield does not remain in the far off land where the battle took place. In fact, those warriors bring back that battlefield, festering in the hearts and minds, sometimes long after their uniforms have been put in the closet to collect dust....   [tags: criminal justice, veteran´s courts, treatment]
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What Makes a Home? - Home is a term that is used throughout the world as the place where one lives. Is this really what home means. In looking deeper at what the word really means, many interpretations become apparent. Another word that sometimes is confused with home is the word house. A house is the actual building where a person lives, whereas a home is more personal. The dictionary defines the word home as the place in which one's domestic affections are centered (Scott, Foresman Advanced Dictionary p.528). A house is made of mud and bricks but a home is made from love....   [tags: Literary Review] 591 words
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The Home Working Policy - In 2005 (later revised in 2007 and 2008) Bolton Council introduced its home working policy as part of the wider flexible working strategy. The policy applies to all employees of the Council but particularly for white collar workers where the traditional office can be replicated in the home. The home working policy sets out its key components and provides:  Definitions and assumed benefits of occasional, regular and mobile based home workers  Eligibility criteria for staff to work from home  Practical considerations for effective home working  Responsibilities for managers, staff and HR to support home working Background Bolton Council recognising that changes to the traditional work...   [tags: Business Management] 2299 words
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Home Sweet Home - Home Sweet Home How would you feel if you went into a business, to fill out an application for a job, and had to leave the section blank that was asking for your address. I am sure that you might feel lost, sad, or even embarrassed. On the other hand, how would you feel if you were able to fill in the section asking for your address, but did not feel like you could call this place home. Maybe you would have feelings of being alone, not loved, or not even cared about. I always hurt for people, that I see on the streets, that are homeless, and I wish that I could do something for them....   [tags: Descriptive Essay Examples] 1130 words
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Home Depots Hits Targets - Consumers in today’s market are growing increasingly more aware of the need for companies to be socially responsible in order for consumers to show support through loyal business. Baby Boomers, The Silent Generation, Generation Y and Generation X cultures have embraced the megatrend of environmental and social consciousness of organizations, despite their many different generational characteristics (Kotler & Ketler, 2012). Home Depot has become more than just the orange home improvement store by continuing to effectively integrate multiple marketing strategies into its business plan....   [tags: Marketing ]
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Letting Go of Home - The East has a preoccupation with losing their home and the West is on a quest to recover it. However, the West can accept that the home they seek may not exist anymore and imagine a future without it whereas the East can see no acceptable alternative. We can see this when we compare Salman Rushdie’s At The Auction of the Ruby Slippers (ATARS) to his The Prophet’s Hair. The West is trying to reclaim the home they have lost and the East is trying to stop the home they have from slipping away. Both stories contain portraits of a better past....   [tags: Literary Review ]
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Home Depot's Operation Management - Company Background Founded in 1978 by Bernie Marcus and Arthur Blank, The Home Depot is a one stop shop, do-it-yourself home improvement retail store. The first two Home Depot stores opened in Atlanta, Georgia in 1979 as warehouses, each occupying a space of 60,000 square feet (The Home Depot, 2013). When it opened, The Home Depot was the largest hardware store, selling over 25,000 different products and offering various home improvement services (The Home Depot, 2013). From its inception, The Home Depot has provided the best customer service in the industry, as associated guide customers through various facets of home improvement projects....   [tags: company backround, Bernie Marcus, Arthur Blank]
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Home –Schooled or Not to Be? - Home –Schooled or Not to Be. Most parents hear the word “home-school” and conjure up many assumptions that are either false or overlooked at. The technology provided, as well as the teaching quality spent on home-schooled children requires a lot of time and effort from the parents; it is an act of dedication and total commitment. According to the Robinson Curriculum, the parents have “little personal time or time alone. If care is not taken to set aside time for yourself, it is easy to never have time alone....   [tags: essays papers]
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Dreams of Home Ownership - From the beginning of our existence, we as people are taught that life is about the pursuit of happiness, (go to school and graduate from college with a great career, fall in love, get married, buy a house, raise a family, and live happily ever after). This is considered to be the American Dream. On the road to happiness, the average American dream can turn into a nightmare when it comes to buying a home, whether you are a first time home buyer or venturing into buying your second or third home, purchasing a home can be a challenge....   [tags: Housing] 725 words
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The Old Soldiers' Home - The Old Soldiers’ Home “They freely risked life and limb to protect the nation, and it seems but simple justice for the nation to care for them when unable to care for themselves” (Guide Publishing 1) was a shared opinion of many by the end of the Civil War. After these men have put their life on the line for the nation, any train of thought opposite of this would be absurd. Injury from the war is expected, but unfortunately, some of the blows these vets received were too harsh to bounce back from....   [tags: Military]
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Medical Marijuana Home Delivery - Herbal Remedies Home Delivery Cannabis usage for medical purposes has grown in popularity amongst society, patients, and doctors alike. The marijuana industry is an industry that is relatively new and lots of opportunities to grow within. The company I am creating for an online non-profit venture is called Herbal Remedies Home Delivery. This company is an online site that medical marijuana patients can virtually order medicinal products via web chats to have delivered to their home address from a protected company van....   [tags: medical marijuana, cannabis]
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Home Sweet Home - A belief that people share, regardless of their cultural or ethnic background, is "Home Sweet Home". This saying implies that our home town, province, or village is usually the sweetest place, since it is bonded with the most beautiful and unforgettable memories of our childhood. This belief is most meaningful to people who have to live in exile or have do a lot of traveling. People usually have the same comment when asked about their feeling towards their hometown, "There is no place like home." As for me, I will always have a very strong and special emotion whenever I think about my home village, where I was born and spent my entire childhood....   [tags: Personal Narrative, Essay About Myself, 2014] 1100 words
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Home Video Surveillance System - Most people think that video surveillance is most often used for ATM machines, schools, banks and gas stations to catch thieves in the act or for taping spouses that are behaving badly; but they are used for much more than that. They were first used in police stations for monitoring, in train stations, and to survey traffic flow. Insurance companies find them helpful regarding fraudulent claims. It is now very common for property owners to use surveillance cams to keep their rental homes secure and parents have used nanny cams for years to monitor their children, observe housekeepers or other domestic contractors....   [tags: Security] 688 words
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Bringing Your Home Alive! - Over 18 months ago a client asked me specifically to recommend and install a system that could satisfy his current requirements, be flexible for changes in his lifestyle and remain compatible with ever evolving technology, in particular digital services within his home. The answer – PHAST by AMX, one of the most exciting developments in Home Automation. PHAST stands for Practical Home Automation System Technology and is, in reality, the first system designed and manufactured as a total Home Automation solution....   [tags: Technology] 852 words
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Home Remedies for Insomnia - Home Remedies for Insomnia After a long and tiring day you come home to relax. But the moment you lie down on your moment you feel that your sleep has vanished and you remain awake the entire night. This is a syndrome of insomnia or sleeplessness. And a common story for most of the people in big and urban cities. Insomnia is a condition in which the person has difficulty in falling asleep or staying asleep. Sleep is necessary and important for the body to function normally. This periodic rest is efficient to relief worries and tension....   [tags: Health ] 840 words
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Home Remedies for Moles - Home Remedies for Moles Moles can be define as a cluster of pigment cells that may often appear to be tiny dark brown spots which can virtually develop any part of the body. You can find almost 10 to 40 moles in a person body and this number vary in each and every person. The medical term for moles is nevus or nevi. However it is seen that most moles can come in a different range of colors. Moles are harmless and in very rare cases they can lead to cancer. In fact, detecting pigment patches and monitoring moles can help detecting skin cancer, particularly malignant melanoma....   [tags: Health] 875 words
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Home sweet home - “Home Sweet Home” There are hundreds of people, young and old that live in my apartment complex and each of them have a different and unique story to share. My story is that I come from the typical middle-of -nowhere suburbia, where the grass is always green, and all of the houses look the same. In that community it is easy to become too comfortable, and forget that things aren’t so “perfect” in the rest of the world. When my step-dad past away, we sold the house and moved into town changing the way I lived my life....   [tags: essays research papers] 608 words
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“Soldier’s Home” by Hemingway - This is an essay on the short story “Soldier’s Home” by Hemingway. Will the life of a soldier ever be the same after returning from war. Many generations of young adults have gone from their homes with tranquil settings to experience war and come home to a different world. Many have witnessed the devastations and atrocities that occur with war. Harold Krebs, a young man from a small town with a loving family is no different from those before him and those to follow. The anguish of what war is however cannot dispel the thoughts and memories of what many young men come home to face in the real world....   [tags: Literary Analysis] 873 words
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Home Remedies for Abrasion - Home Remedies for Abrasion Abrasion is an injury that occurs on the topmost layer of the skin called the epidermis. This external scratch is a minor condition that may result in bleeding. The scar and sign gets healed within a small duration of time. However if the injury occurs owing to some rough surfaces then the skin may appear red or pink. There can be a burning sensation without any bleeding. This may be mainly because the second layer of the grazed skin is exposed to injury. The common victims of abrasion are children and kids who often get scraped knee and bruised arm....   [tags: Health Care] 853 words
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Home Remedies for Anaemia - Anaemia is the lack of red blood cells or haemoglobin in the blood. These blood cells carry oxygen and minerals to the tissues of the body. The blood cell count decrease the haemoglobin content in the blood and causes anaemia. Anaemia is caused by the iron deficiency, vitamin B12, B6, copper and folic acid in the body. Anaemia during pregnancy can be harmful as it will supply less oxygen to the baby. Causes for Anaemia The important causes for anaemia are: • Insufficient production of red blood cells This may be due to hereditary or can be acquired because of poor diet, chronic diseases, pregnancy and hormones....   [tags: Health Care] 885 words
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Home Remedies for Cysts - Home Remedies for Cysts Cyst is a closed sac-like structure that occurs in the tissue. It may contain semi-solid materials, air or fluids. However once a cyst is formed, it may can go away on its own or can also be removed with the help of surgery. Cysts are small lumps that can appear on the neck, back or head. And the main occurrence of cysts is due to the blockage of oil glands. These are composed of sebum which is a semi solid matter. In some situation there may be some amount of painful oozing from the cysts....   [tags: Health] 875 words
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Home Remedies for Rheumatism - Home Remedies for Rheumatism Rheumatism is a medical term which is associated with the pain in connective joints and tissues. The name is derived from the Greek word ‘rheuma’ which literally means swelling. And most often it is associated with arthritis and rheumatic fever. Nonetheless, it can be also associated with symptoms of many conditions that may cause severe or mild pain and weakness. Causes of Rheumatism Many physiological factors can cause rheumatism. However, there is no scientific prove that considers mental stress to be sole responsible for rheumatism....   [tags: Health] 914 words
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Home Remedies for Belching - Home Remedies for Belching Belching is the expulsion of gas from the digestive tract which involves mainly esophagus and stomach. It is commonly known as burp. In addition to the release of gas, it is sometime accompanied with sound and also a foul odor. In medical terms, it is referred to as eructation. Causes of Belching Swallowing of air while eating or drinking may be a typical cause of belching. Therefore it subsequently expels the gas in the form of burps. There may be some reasons of swallowing such large amount of air (aerophagia) which are listed below: • Gulping of food and drink more rapidly • Anxiety • Carbonated beverages • Chewing gums • Poorly fitted dentures • Mouth breathin...   [tags: Health] 856 words
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Home Remedies for Appendicitis - Home Remedies for Appendicitis Appendicitis is the inflammation of the appendix which is filled with pus. When the growth of the appendix is more it require removal either by laparoscopy or laparotomy. This finger-like pouch grows out from the colon on the lower side of the abdomen. Appendix does not have any purpose. However it can create problem when there is an excess growth. Causes of Appendicitis The exact cause of this health condition is not known and sometime the cause is not clear. It can sometime occur as a result of: • An infection It can also follow an infection such as gastrointestinal viral infection • An obstruction The food waste or may be a hard piece of stool that cannot...   [tags: Health Care] 925 words
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Home Remedies for Acidity - Home Remedies for Acidity The excess secretion of acid in the stomach that aids digestion is called acidity or APD. It is also known as gastritis. The normal amount of acid helps in breaking down the food. The body normally has some protective mechanism that protects against the acid in the stomach as well as proximal intestine. The imbalance between the acid and protective mechanism causes what is known as acidity. The acid the stomach secretes is hydrochloric acid that helps the digestive system to function normally....   [tags: Health ] 879 words
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Choosing to Home School - One of the toughest decisions that any parent will ever face is to decide where to send their children to get an education. When most people think of education, they generally think of public schools… when governments require children to attend schools in which trained teachers are responsible for educating the children using an approved curriculum. Through the years that idea has slowly been changing and a significant number of parents have come to believe that it is much better for their children to be educated at home by the people who know them and their needs best....   [tags: Education ]
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Home Depot Corporate Governance - Audit Committee The Audit Committee is comprised of the following five members from the Board; F. Duane Ackerman, Ari Bousbib, J. Frank Brown, Karen L. Katen, and Mark Vadon. This group is tasked with assisting the Board with the oversight of The Home Depot’s financial statements, ensuring that they are in compliance with legal and regulatory requirements. They also review and monitor the Company’s Compliance program, making changes when appropriate to ensure that the Company remains compliant....   [tags: audit, finance principles, accounting]
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CAFFEINE ALLERGY HOME REMEDY - CAFFEINE ALLERGY HOME REMEDY Caffeine allergy is a reaction in the body’s immune system due to consumption of caffeine or any caffeine products. It is available in drinking tea, soft drink, coffee, chocolates. It is also available in drugs to treat headaches, cold pills and pain relief. It is found that the consumption of caffeine among the adult US population is 80% in the form of food or other medication. A common term is used for the allergic reaction to caffeine and is known as anaphylaxis....   [tags: Health] 851 words
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Home Treatments for Wrinkles - Wrinkles are delicate folds caused by sagging and thin skin. Wrinkles occur when the elastin and collagen present in the connective tissues of the skin is damaged or lessened in number. Skin that has weakened looses fat content, smoothness and elasticity and also appears thinner. Symptoms of wrinkles are as follows: o Creased and lined skin o Dropping and baggy skin o More affected areas include sensitive skin near the eyes, neck and lips. Though creases are temporary but they tend to get deeper with age....   [tags: Health] 853 words
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Home Remedies for Cholera - Home remedies for cholera Cholera is a disease caused by bacteria and spreads trough contaminated water. The dangerous phase of cholera is the grater loss of fluid from the body in a short span of time. In a more severe scenario, it may produce diarrhea within few hours of consumption of contaminated water. Although modern sewage and other modern methods of water treatment have eliminated cholera in most of the industrialized countries, it still prevails in many developing countries. In fact, cholera becomes epidemic when people are force to live in crowded condition without adequate and proper sanitation....   [tags: Health] 897 words
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Home Remedies for Menopause - Menopause is a permanent stop of menstruation as it ceases ovulation. It signals the end of the fertility phase in a woman and usually happens in midlife. It is not an illness but a biological natural process. The hormonal level fluctuate for many years and eventually become low that the endometrium that is the uterine lining stops bleeding. The production of the hormones like estrogen by the ovaries becomes less during menopause. The estrogen is an important reproductive hormone that also helps in other functions like heart, liver, bone formation, breast and also bladder function....   [tags: Health Care] 854 words
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Home Remedies for Angina - Angina is a severe pain in the chest that is caused due to ischemia of the heart muscle. It happens due to lack of blood which results in shortage of oxygen. Generally there may be obstruction or spasm of the heart blood vessel called the coronary arteries that creates a feeling that the heart is strangled. Angina may or may not cause a heart attack with or without pain. Nevertheless there can be pain in other part of the body like shoulders, arms, jaw, neck and back. Types of Angina There are basically three types of angina which are listed below: • Stable angina It is the discomfort of the chest associated with minimal or no existence symptoms at rest....   [tags: Health Care] 866 words
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Home Remedies for Chickenpox - Home Remedies for Chickenpox Chickenpox is one of a highly contagious ailment. It is also known as Varicella as it was caused by varicella-zoster virus. The common victims of chickenpox are children and it is a condition which occurs one or other times in childhood. Sometimes adults may do get it. It usually starts with a skin rash and gradually develops on the body and head. The rash appears on the second day after the person gets the infection. Finally the rash forms into blisters which then burst and scabs over....   [tags: Health Care] 880 words
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The Foreclosed Home Business - The rate of foreclosures today has increased due to lack of funds and the decrease in job opportunities in the United States. This decline in revenue has caused a large plague that is infecting the real estate industry making it almost impossible to make a profit in the business. Finding new ideas and new ways to make increase as a real estate agent is almost impossible in this day and age and makes it so that there are fewer and fewer Americans that are living in their own homes that they have purchased instead of rentals....   [tags: Economics]
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Better Home and Gardens and The Home Depot - Better Home and Gardens and The Home Depot In the current issue of Better Home and Gardens (BHG) magazine, published on October, 2004, there is an advertisement presenting how BHG and The Home Depot work together to provide new ideas and products. This is a win-win situation for both companies. Once know as “Fruit, Garden and Home”, the “Better Homes and Garden’s magazine (BGH) was first published in 1922. This magazine has become a trusted friend for over 82 years for America’s neighborhood. Better Homes and Gardens is one of the leading women’s magazine which can be found in over 2 million homes....   [tags: essays research papers] 620 words
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Making a Cockroach-free Home - Cockroaches are dirty nasty little creatures that make even the most upright citizen feel down right filthy and unclean. We as human beings strive for a better life and environment and in our eyes; these poor creatures bring on images of sickness, plague and death. That is why we will take any measure and spend any amount necessary to ensure our homes are clean and healthy. From bait traps to poisonous bombs and sprays, we spend hundreds of dollars to rid ourselves of every kind of pest and vermin....   [tags: healthy, extermination, medications] 873 words
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Home: A Personal Narrative - The sun blared on the backyard, scorching our land. The wind blew hot air on our legs. My sister, brother and I were all playing hopscotch again on the concrete. It was blistering on our feet, but that’s what made us jump better. A crow sat on the tree, still, staring, watching our game vigilantly. My Gunhi chatted to herself in the kitchen as my Baadhiin sang in the laundry. My brother, Don, and Gunhi could speak our language fluently. I couldn’t, I only knew simple words, and we weren’t allowed to speak our language when white people were around....   [tags: language, family, gunhi, baadhin, kids, camp] 597 words
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The Kelsey Ossuary - From about 20 BCE to 70 CE, the Jews in and around Jerusalem practiced a unique set of burial customs, which blended older Jewish customs with traditions from neighboring cultures and from the Greeks, whose earlier conquest had led to the Hellenization of the entire region (Fine p.2). Ossuaries were an integral part of these burial practices, which involved burying the person two separate times. These ossuaries were usually made from the same materials and decorated according to certain motifs. The ossuary stored in the Kelsey Museum is indicative of the form which most of these artifacts took and the style in which they were fashioned....   [tags: jews, jerusalem, burial customs] 1591 words
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