The Science of Will Power

February 20th, 2008

According to an experiment published in the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology.

Just one act of self-control depletes your ability to have self-control in another unrelated area.

For example, when subjects were told not to eat chocolates sitting right in front of them, their persistence in puzzle solving deteriorated. When they were told to suppress an emotional reaction to a movie, they had problems solving a solvable anagram [source 1, below].

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Pregnancy and sciatica - take care while treating

February 20th, 2008

Pregnancy is one of the major causes behind pain in the lower back in women, which is similar to Sciatica. Sciatica is primarily caused by the compression of the Sciatic Nerve due to any one or more reasons behind the compression.

Typically, Sciatica is the compression of the Sciatic Nerve roots in the lower spine. A condition known as pseudo Sciatica causes similar debilitating pain when the peripheral sections of the Sciatic Nerve are compressed.

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How to Make Luscious Cream Perfume - Formula

February 20th, 2008

Adapted from Perfumes, Splashes, and Colognes, by Nancy M. Booth (Storey Books, 1997). http://www.care2.com/

I couldn’t believe how easy it is to make this luxurious cream perfume. It is such a great gift idea, and so quick you can whip up a batch at the very last minute and still have it done in plenty of time!

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