Month: May 2020

NoFap Benefits

NoFap Benefits: Overhyped or Worth the Sacrifice?

NoFap Benefits: Real or Overhyped? Overview NoFap started on Reddit in 2011 during an online convo between folks who’d given up masturbation. The term NoFap (now a trademarked name and business) came from the word “fap,” which is internet lingo for the sound of jerking off. You know — fapfapfapfap. What started as a casual discussion …

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Arnica Oil

Arnica Oil for Hair

Can Arnica Oil Make My Hair Healthy and Shiny? Overview Arnica is a flowering herb native to cold, rocky regions like Siberia and Eastern Europe. It’s sometimes called “the mountain daisy” because the yellow-orange blooms resemble common daisies. For centuries, arnica has been used as a homeopathic treatment for skin, scalp, and hair conditions. The distilled extract …

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Jelqing

Jelqing: 10 FAQs About Side Effects | Techniques | Alternatives

Everything You Need to Know About Jelqing What is jelqing? Jelqing is a penis stretching exercise. It involves massaging your penis tissues, stretching the skin to create “micro-tears” that look engorged when they heal. This supposedly makes your penis look longer or thicker — but does it actually make a difference? Here’s what you need …

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Ballerina Feet

Ballerina Feet: Injury Risks | Treatment | Permanent Damage

How Ballet Dancing Affects Your Feet Overview Ballet can cause foot pain, injury, and in some cases, even foot damage for dancers. This mostly occurs in dancers practicing the pointe technique and dancing in pointe shoes. Ballet dancers not on pointe can also experience foot, shin, and ankle pain. If untreated, this can lead to injury and …

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Neutropenic Precautions

Neutropenic Precautions: What You Need to Know About

Preventing Infection with Neutropenic Precautions Overview When you have neutropenia, there are things you can do to prevent infection. These safety measures are called neutropenic precautions. Neutropenia is a blood condition involving low levels of neutrophils, a type of white blood cell. Neutrophils fight infection by destroying harmful germs. Without enough neutrophils, you’re more likely to develop …

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