August 31, 2011

Uses for Coal Ash in Roofing Shingles and Bowling Balls

Filed under: business, environment, health — Tags: , , , , , — caribbeanandworldrecipes @ 12:27 am

Coal ash is a byproduct of the burning of coal. In the attempt to control the negative environmental impact of burning coal, most producers of coal ash attempt to find applications of the ash in other industries.


There are many coal ash applications, even in the kitchen. Coal ash in the kitchen is located in some concrete countertops. Several companies find uses for coal ash in roofing shingles and bowling balls.


These roofing shingles and bowling balls are more resistant to fracture and provide good resistance to the degradation that can result from weathering.

August 30, 2011

Favorite L’Oreal Models : Aishwarya Rai

Filed under: art, business, culture, fashion, travel — Tags: , , , , , , , , — caribbeanandworldrecipes @ 11:30 pm

Aishwarya Rai is an Indian model and actress and a former Miss World. She won Miss World in 1994. She is also one of the successful women who has been chosen at one time or another by the cosmetics company L’Oreal to represent its brand. Aishwarya is the favorite L’oreal model of some consumers.


Aishwarya Rai represented the brand as one of the Loreal models in the early part of 2011. She was later replaced by Freida Pinto, who acted in Slumdog Millionaire.


Aishwarya Rai has acted in films written in several languages, including Tamil, English and Bengali. To date, she has appeared in more than 40 different films. She is married and her husband is an actor as well. His name is Abhishek Bachchan.

Using a Ginger Poultice to Relieve Arthritis Pain

A ginger poultice can be used to relieve arthritis pain. Fresh ginger can be used in the poultice. If this is unavailable, powdered ginger is a good substitute.

A warm ginger poultice can be applied to painful joints to relieve arthritis pain. It can be used for both rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis. It can also be used to treat injuries received in football or other sports.

Learning how to make a ginger poultice will help you to utilize the health benefits of ginger. Before using it, discuss it with your doctor.

Pain Relief for a Stomach Bacterial Infection

A stomach bacterial is caused by pathogenic bacteria. These bacteria invade the stomach wall, damaging it and causing inflammatory diseases such as peptic ulcers and Crohn’s disease. These bacteria which can cause peptic ulcers are called Heliobacter pylori(H. pylori).

A stomach bacterial infectioncan be very painful. To alleviate the pain, over-the-counter medications such as Zantac can be used.

Amoxicillin or another antibiotic is also given, to help kill the H. pylori bacteria. Antibiotics are usually taken for about 2 weeks.

Trumpet Vine Flowers

Trumpet vine flowers are bright and colorful. The trumpet vine grows very quickly and can sometimes get out of control if it isn’t monitored. The vine can grow as high as 40 feet tall.

Trumpet vine flowers bloom early in spring. It can take up to five years for the vine to start blooming.

Trumpet vine flowers are good for attracting butterflies. They come in red, yellow and yellow orange. Butterflies are attracted to red, orange, purple and yellow blossoms.

Polka Dots Backgrounds

Filed under: art, politics, travel — Tags: , , , , , , — caribbeanandworldrecipes @ 10:29 pm

Polka dots backgrounds are used in a wide variety of art images. They are used on website backgrounds, as well as on curtains, tablecloths and other fabric, cell phone cases and to make fashionable prints for clothing.


Polka dots are often associated with the dance of that name. A few female politicians in recent times have worn polka dots on their toenails.

Polka dots are frequently used in Yayoi Kusama art images.


The next time you see polka dot backgrounds the cheerful dots might be in emails, on blogs, or on a Twitter background.

Investing with Treasury Bills

Filed under: business, finance — Tags: , , , , , — caribbeanandworldrecipes @ 10:22 pm

Treasury bills are a reliable investment, and are preferred over many other forms of investment ventures. They give much more interest than a regular savings account.


Treasury bills are solid low-risk investments for people of all ages. Earnings from funds invested in treasury notes can be used to create trust funds, or pay for major purchases.


You can purchase treasury notes through a Federal Reserve Bank or a stock broker. Buying through a Federal Reserve Bank is cheaper. When buying through a broker, you have to pay commissions and other fees.

August 29, 2011

Vegetable Sushi: A Healthy Snack

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Carrying a boxed or bag lunch can help you to save money. Both kids and adults can carry boxed lunches containing healthy meals and healthy snacks.


Vegetable sushi combines rice and vegetables, giving essential nutrients needed for the day’s activities. A tasty sauce can be packed with the vegetable sushi for added flavor.


Carrying a healthy snack cuts down on the likelihood that money will be spent on something that has little or no health value.

Pathogenic Bacteria: The Cause of Bacterial Infection

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Pathogenic bacteria are responsible for the bacterial infections that can occur almost anywhere in the body.


Pathogenic bacteria cause infections and disease. They are responsible for toxic shock syndrome, food poisoning, pneumonia, strep throat and meningitis.


Most persons have had a bacterial infection at one time or another-whether it’s an bacterial intestinal infection, ear infection, or some other form of infection, opportunistic pathogenic bacteria are likely to cause infection at some point.

What is The Function of the Lymphatic System?

Filed under: health — Tags: , , , , , , — caribbeanandworldrecipes @ 7:41 pm

The lymphatic system performs a very important role in the body. Along with the circulatory system, it has been designed to help keep the body healthy.


When hearing of lymph, or lymph fluid for the first time, the question that naturally arises is, “What is the lymphatic system?”


The lymphatic system produces and transports lymph around the body. It restores fluid to the body’s cells and to the smallest blood vessels of the body. It also carries lymphocytes to all parts of the body, including areas where there is bacterial infection.

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