GAMBLING: IS IT REALLY THAT BAD?

Hi. My name is Paul, and I'm a compulsive gambler. It's been forty days since my last bet. Forty days ago I didn't realize I was a compulsive gambler. However, when I was confronted by my employer for embezzling, it finally hit me that I am…

SUCCESS OR HAPPINESS?

How do you begin your day? What's the first thing that you do before you see your face in the mirror? You will remember that one of the eight secrets of health, trusting in God is one. A few friends and I have started something very useful…

FASTING FOR WEIGHT LOSS

“Intermittent fasting” has become popular as a weight loss strategy. But what is it, and how does it compare to a continuous calorie-restricted diet? Fasting is certainly not a new idea. Studies suggest that it is beneficial for healthy…

MARIANA SNAIL FISH

The deepest parts of the ocean are tough places to live. There's no light, the pressure will crush almost anything, and the temperature is impossibly cold. It's remarkable that there's anything alive that far down, yet somehow life finds a…

14 Ways to Make a Better Year

Everyone makes New Year's resolutions but many they find it very difficult to keep them. Some say that January is the month to experiment them and start following from February. However, if you don't have a New Year's resolution yet, you…

HENNA (Lawsonia inermis Linn)

Henna is a very popular, smooth, hairless and much-branched shrub that belongs to the plant family Lythraceae. The leaves are 1.3-3.2 cm. long. They are lanceolate, acute, with a sharp point and a tapering base. The flowers are numerous,…

SELF-ESTEEM AND RELATIONSHIPS

Self-esteem only holds relevance within a social context where one relates to other people. Those who enjoy healthy self-esteem behave adequately around others. They learn and nurture their self-esteem from others. They send messages that…