Dated Archives: August 1, 2015

Day: August 1, 2015 Gout – Causes, Symptoms and Treatments

What is gout? Gout is a common form of inflammatory arthritis – a condition affecting the joints and musculoskeletal system. It is the most common form of inflammatory arthritis in men, and although it is more likely to affect men, women become more susceptible to it after the menopause. Gout commonly affects the base of the big toe. When affecting this area, the condition can also be referred to as podagra. The condition is characterized by sudden and severe pains, redness and tenderness in the joints, most commonly in the base of the big toe. When affecting the big toe,

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Day: August 1, 2015 How to Tell If Someone Is Lying

Body Language  Photo Credit: Carlos Fierro / E+ / Getty Images When it comes to detecting lies, people often focus on body language “tells,” or subtle physical and behavioral signs that reveal deception. Some of the standard suggestions are that shifty eyes, constant fidgeting, and avoiding eye contact are sure-fire signs that the speaker is not telling the truth. While body language cues can offer clues to deceptions, research suggests that many of the most expected behaviors are not strongly associated with lying. Researcher Howard Ehrlichman, a psychologist who has been studying eye movements since the 1970s, has found that

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