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Osteoarthritis of the hands: what to do?

Relieve pain with heat or cold When you have arthritis in your hands, fingers and/or wrists, you sometimes wonder what the best trick is to relieve stiffness and pain. If you're unsure whether to apply heat or cold to your aching hands, know that both have beneficial effects. Applying heat, usin ...


The day after the party: beauty tips for a healthy glow

sentable look, start with a thorough makeup removal. Here's a beauty tip to optimize this essential ritual: apply your usual makeup remover with your finger and gently massage your face, then rinse first with lukewarm water and finally with cold water to stimulate microcirculation and toxin eliminat ...


Unusual: 3 small animals that heal

s use leeches to optimize graft take. These funny little beasts are very effective in facilitating blood flow after reimplantation of an amputated finger or vascularized skin flap. In about 15% of the grafts, the blood return is difficult. The grafted tissue is clogged with blood and risks nec ...


Health: 5 benefits of handwriting

hat taking handwritten notes anchors learning in the brain better than taking notes on a computer. Indeed, when typing on a keyboard, the gaze and finger movements are dissociated because the eyes are mostly riveted on the screen. On paper, the senses of sight and touch work together. This is ...


Plumbing: the 5 most common problems and their solutions

d or rust, darkened surfaces on the walls or even drips and puddles on the floor. To easily locate the source of the leak, you can simply run your finger along the pipe to look for signs of moisture. Water leaks sometimes go unnoticed, but they increase your bill and can insidiously damage the ...


Travelling Solo: our recommendations for safe travel

l your data, your accounts or your life both private and professional. We even recommend wearing your wedding ring around your neck rather than on your finger to avoid having it stolen. Finally if you share your night in hostels or transport think about hiding your money and valuables. Caution is th ...