How to bring on labour #Infographic #Pregnancy #Labour

If your due date has whizzed by with not so much as a hint of a contraction, then you may be more than a little bit frustrated by now, and toying with the idea of encouraging things along. And who could blame you? You’ve given this baby a cosy home for the last 9 months, and now it’s time for him to make an appearance.

But if you’re going to try to induce labour at home, which methods are likely to work best There’s no end to the old wives tales suggested by friends and family, and with conflicting advice, it’s sometimes difficult to know who to believe.

Our friends at Crab and The Fox have separated the facts from the fiction, producing an infographic listing the methods which may actually work to bring on labour at home, as well as dispelling the odd myth or two.

You’ll be home with that newborn snuggled up in your arms in no time!

An infographic by Crab and The Fox.

The Impact of an Addicted Parent #infographic #drugaddiction

The struggle of living with a parent who suffers from addiction is all too real. Did you know that 8.3 million children live in a home with a parent who suffers from addiction? That is 12% of all children in the US.

The impact living with an addicted parent has on a child is debated. But statistics show that children raised in a household where one or more parents are addicted to drugs or alcohol face higher levels of conflict, have markedly higher rates of mental and physical health issues, and ultimately are more likely to end up suffering from their own addiction in adulthood.

This infographic delves further into this topic sharing some of the sad truths about children living with addicted parents, signs to look for in children who may be struggling, and how you can help.

Foot Taping for Plantar Fasciitis

An infographic by Emerald Coast Journey Pure.

Foot Taping for Plantar Fasciitis #infographic #foot

Have you ever heard of plantar fasciitis? You may have suffered from it without even knowing! Plantar fasciitis is actually one of the most common causes of heel pain. It generally causes a very strong pain in the very morning first, and once your body warms up, the pain tends to lower down. But it can come back after long periods of standing or after getting up from a seated position.

The swollen and inflamed condition seems to be more common among sportsmen and women, especially, runners, tennis players and athletes. Using the right shoes while practicing exercise is important, but if you want to make sure you prevent plantar fasciitis, you may want to tape your feet.

To help you do this correctly, Wimi Fitness has put together this handy infographic explaining how to tape your feet in six simple steps. Just follow them to avoid suffering from Plantar Fascitis.

Foot Taping for Plantar Fasciitis

An infographic by wimi-fitness.com.

Effects of Drug Abuse in the US #infographic #Drug #US

Substance Abuse Epidemic is a serious problem that is growing each day in the USA. Substance Abuse does not include only illegal drugs, but also, consuming illegal substances such as alcohol and prescription drugs. Abusing of such drugs could lead to uncontrollable desire to intake drugs or other substances leading to symptoms such as lack of interest in pursuing a better life, increase in tolerance, and withdrawal. Read some disturbing facts about Substance Abuse:

  • In 2012, there were 33,175 drug overdose deaths (unintentional); 53% of those deaths were linked to prescription drug use
  • 72% of deaths attributable to prescription drugs were related to opioid medications
  • 88,000 people die each year due to alcohol-related causes

Rise in Demand for Substance Abuse Counselors

An infographic by Everythingcareers.com

 

14 Vitamins for younger and healthier skin #infographic #skin

Taking care of your skin should be high on your list of priorities. An important aspect of this is eating healthy food and drinking plenty of water. A nutritious vitamin-rich diet is not only essential for every day body functions, but it also plays a huge role in skin health. Vitamins contribute to the maintenance of healthy skin and prevent ailments such as eczema, acne, and wrinkles.

Vitamins also help in the reduction of dark spots and pigmentation. When the appearance of your skin is affected by environmental factors such as sun exposure and pollution, or you have pigmentation or a loss of firmness—Vitamins step in to tackle these concerns. So make sure you get enough Vitamins to keep your skin looking healthy and youthful.

Vitamins are found in skin care products and can also be taken orally, as supplements. Skin Care products containing vitamins such as serums, moisturizers, and sunscreens as easy to incorporate into your daily routine. But the best way to get the benefits of these nutrients is by consuming a rich array of fruits and vegetables. Take a look at this infographic to find out more about the benefits of various vitamins and their food sources.

Key Benefits of Studying online

An infographic by Fixyourskin.com.