Tag: United Kingdom

Water and Drinks

Water and Drinks

The amount of water a human body needs to function normally varies from region to region throughout the world. In the United Kingdom an average person requires about 1.2 litres of water a day. ThatÂ’s about 6 to 8 glasses. In hotter climates with high humidity it can be much higher than this. In a [...]

November 12, 2012 More
HPV in men

HPV in men

Most of the available information surrounding the Human Papillomavirus is concerned with its effect on women – this is largely due to the role HPV plays in the development of cervical cancer. However, hpv infection in men can cause health problems for them as well as their partners which makes it essential that men understand [...]

November 12, 2012 More
Why we need Kidney Dialysis

Why we need Kidney Dialysis

Our kidneys filter the waste from our blood naturally but whenever we have a problem with the kidneys this process must be done artificially. The name given to this process is dialysis or kidney dialysis. If a kidney does not function because of damage or illness then that lack of renal function must be carried [...]

November 12, 2012 More
Crystal Methamphetamine

Crystal Methamphetamine

Crystal methamphetamine, also known as “meth,” “crystal,” “crank,” “glass,” “ice,” and “speed,” is a powerful stimulant that can be inhaled, injected, smoked, or taken orally. Methamphetamine is the most potent in the class of stimulant drugs called amphetamines. Chemically similar to epinephrine (adrenaline), amphetamines are synthetic drugs that produce stimulation of the central nervous system, [...]

August 17, 2011 More