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Fast casual restaurant

A fast casual restaurant is a type of restaurant invented in the United States. It aims to fill the gap between fast food joints and more formal restaurants. This type of restaurant does not offer full table service. It gives a higher quality of ...

                                               

Gou Bu Li baozi

Gou Bu Li baozi is a group of restaurants in TianJin, China that sells steamed buns. Gou Bu Li baozi was established in 1858. It is one of the most famous foods in Tianjin. Gou Bu Li’s shop is one of the oldest and most famous shops in that city. ...

                                               

Menu

A menu is a list of dishes to be served at a meal. Menus have been around in Europe since the 18th century. There is a special need for them in Chinese cuisine because of the wide range of dishes on offer. Menus have been discovered from the Song ...

                                               

Theme restaurant

Theme restaurants are.restaurants in which the idea for the restaurant takes priority. It influences the architecture, food, music, and overall "feel" of the restaurant. The food usually takes a backseat to the presentation of the theme. These re ...

                                               

Albert Heijn

Albert Heijn is the biggest supermarket business in the Netherlands. It has stores in many other countries. It was founded by Albert Heijn. It is now owned and run by Ahold.

                                               

Kambly

He got to know a girl that lived in Trubschachen. It was a real lovestory. When he went at her home he had the idea to make a biscuit after his grandmothers recipe, this was in 1906. In 1910 he could absorb the store of his instructor.

                                               

Hygiene

Hygiene is the act of being clean. Washing the body to remove dirt and germs, brushing the teeth to keep them clean, shaving, using the toilet properly, and dressing correctly are some examples. Proper hygiene is often taught to children at a you ...

                                               

Dental floss

Dental floss is a special type of thread. It is used for cleaning spaces between teeth which cannot be reached by toothbrushes. It is important to floss before brushing teeth and to floss at least once a day. Tooth brushing will not clean food th ...

                                               

Foot odor

Foot odor is a type of body odor that affects the feet of humans. Some people think it is an unpleasant smell. Others may enjoy it when they have a foot fetish or olfactophilia. A 1994 study found that 45% of people with a foot fetish were also a ...

                                               

Global Handwashing Day

Global Handwashing Day is a campaign to encourage people around the world to wash their hands with soap. It takes place on October 15 of each year. The campaigns goal is to raise awareness of handwashing with soap as a key way to prevent diseases ...

                                               

Personal grooming

Grooming in humans is usually done in the bathroom, for the hair. Things such as washing and cleaning the hair, combing it and taking out the tangles, and styling. It can also include shaving, done by a man to cut his beard short. However, someti ...

                                               

Shampoo

Shampoo is a beauty care product. It is used to remove natural oils from hair. It is like liquid soap, but it is made to wash hair. It is sold in stores, and many people use it to make their hair clean. After people use shampoo, they might use a ...

                                               

Toilet seat

Toilet seats let the user sit on a toilet by covering the bowl. Household toilet seats consist of a seat, cover and hinges. The place where you sit is called the seat. There is a hole in the middle of the seat so that you can defecate or urinate. ...

                                               

Urinal deodorizer block

Urinal deodorizer blocks are the small disinfectant blocks found in urinals. There are many other words for them, such as: piss biscuit ", urinal cake ", urinal mint ", or urinal puck ". The blocks are used to kill germs and take away the bad sme ...

                                               

Down syndrome

Down syndrome is a genetic disorder. People with Down syndrome have an extra copy of chromosome 21, or part of it. Down syndrome causes a mental handicap. It may be mild or severe. The average IQ of a young adult with Down syndrome is 50, equival ...

                                               

Edwards syndrome

Trisomy 18, also known as Edwards syndrome is a trisomy. It is a genetic disorder. People with trisomy 18 have three copies of chromosome 18. "Normal" people have two copies of the chromosome. It is named after John H. Edwards, who first describe ...

                                               

Patau syndrome

Patau Sydrome, also known as Trisomy 13 or Trisomy D is a problem with the chromosomes. People who suffer from it have an extra copy of chromosome 13. This is usually because of a problem that occurred during meiosis, but it can also be the resul ...

                                               

Isolation (health care)

In hospitals or health care areas, isolation is one of the many measures that can be taken to stop the spread of certain diseases as it would lower the amount of people being infected by it. The most recent case are people being forced by law to ...

                                               

Acupuncture

Acupuncture is an ancient kind of medical treatment where the doctor sticks needles in certain places of a persons body. The oldest records are at least 2.500 years old. Thin metal needles are pushed into the body at certain places called "acupun ...

                                               

Homeopathy

Homeopathy is an alternative medicine. It was created in the 18th century by Samuel Hahnemann. The theory behind homeopathy is that an ill person can be healed with very small amounts of something that produces the symptoms of the illness in a he ...

                                               

Quantum healing

Quantum healing is a pseudo-scientific mixture of ideas which claim to draw on quantum mechanics, psychology, philosophy, and neurophysiology. Advocates of quantum healing say that quantum phenomena govern health and wellbeing. Quantum healing is ...

                                               

Chemotherapy

Chemotherapy, or chemo, is the use of chemical substances to treat diseases. The word "chemotherapy" is often used for a type of medicine used to treat cancer. The drugs are cytotoxic, which means they are toxic to the bodys cells. There are many ...

                                               

Mastectomy

Mastectomy is a surgery to remove the breast. They may remove one breast or both breasts. They may remove some of the breast, or all of it. Mastectomy is often done for people with breast cancer. Both men and women can get this cancer. Both men a ...

                                               

Drug

According to the WHO, a drug is a substance that can change how a living organism works. Food is usually not seen as a drug, even though some foods may have such properties. Most of the time drugs are taken to treat a disease, or other medical co ...

                                               

Albuterol

Albuterol is a type of medicine. It is a bronchodilator. This means it makes the bronchi - the tubes that bring oxygen to the lungs - get wider. This makes it easier for oxygen to get to the lungs. From the lungs, oxygen goes into the blood and t ...

                                               

Anabolic steroid

Anabolic steroids are steroidal androgenics. They include natural androgens such as testosterone and synthetic androgens. The synthetic androgens have similar chemical structure and similar effects to testosterone. The steroids increase protein w ...

                                               

Antidote

An antidote is a chemical or medicine that will reverse the effects of some poisons. An antidote will make some or all of the effects of the poison go away. Each antidote only works for certain poisons. Not every poison has an antidote. For examp ...

                                               

Antihistamine

Antihistamines are drugs which treat allergic rhinitis and other allergies. Usually people take antihistamines as an over-the-counter drug, with few side effects. It is for relief from nasal congestion, sneezing, or hives. These symptoms may be c ...

                                               

Antiviral drug

Viruses are the ultimate expression of parasitism. They not only take nutrition from the host cell but also direct it metabolic machinery to synthesize new virus particles. viral chemotherapy was considered impossible, as it would require interfe ...

                                               

Benzodiazepine

Benzodiazepines are organic chemical substances, made of two carbon rings. Certain benzodiazepines can be used as drugs that increase the effect of the neurotransmitter GABA. The resulting drug has sedative effects. Depending on the drug, the eff ...

                                               

Bronchodilator

A bronchodilator is a substance that dilates the bronchi and bronchioles which increases airflow to the lungs. Bronchodilators may be endogenous, or they may be medications taken to treat breathing difficulties. They are most useful in obstructiv ...

                                               

Club des Hashischins

The Club des Hashischins, the Hashish Club, was a Parisian group who explored using drugs, mainly hashish, to get creative ideas. It was active from about 1844 to 1849. Some of the most important literary and intellectual people in Paris were mem ...

                                               

Combined oral contraceptive pill

The combined oral contraceptive pill is a contraceptive for women. It is often called birth control pill or simply "The Pill." The pills contain hormones that make the women who take them infertile. Women who take the pill will not become pregnan ...

                                               

Controlled Substances Act

The Controlled Substances Act is a United States federal law. It controls what drugs American people and companies can have, make, import, and use. It also controls what drugs doctors can prescribe. "Controlled substances" include illegal drugs, ...

                                               

COX-2 inhibitors

COX-2 inhibitors are a special type of analgesic. Cyclooxygenase is an enzyme that has an important role in starting an inflammation and pain. There are many different types of COX; the most common are known as COX-1 and COX-2. NSAIDs work by blo ...

                                               

Designer drug

Designer drugs are legal drugs that are made and sold to have the same effects as illegal drugs. These drugs are chemicals that change the way a person acts and feels. The government does not regulate designer drugs and this makes them dangerous ...

                                               

Dissociative

Dissociatives are a type of hallucinogenic drug. Dissociatives can make the user feel separated or dissociated from their body and environment. They are often used as anesthetic, to make people unconscious during operations for other medical uses ...

                                               

Drug Enforcement Administration

The Drug Enforcement Administration is a law enforcement agency that works for the United States Department of Justice that enforces the United States drug laws. The DEA is the agency with most responsible for drug enforcement in the U.S. and als ...

                                               

Essential medicines

The list of essential medicines is a listing of drugs compiled by the WHO. The list contains a number of drugs, which cover the basic needs of a society. The drugs on the list should be easy to get, and affordable. The list was first published in ...

                                               

Fenethylline

Fenethylline, the generic name of Captagon, was first produced in the 1960s to treat hyperactivity, narcolepsy, and depression. It was banned in most countries by the 1980s for being too addictive. It remains popular in the Middle East and is use ...

                                               

Gamma-Hydroxybutyric acid

γ-Hydroxybutyric acid is a chemical substance. Small quantities of it can be found in the central nervous system of many animals. It can also be discovered in wine, beef and small citrus fruits. In the central nervous system, GHB interacts with o ...

                                               

Hallucinogen

Hallucinogens are a type of drug that changes a person’s perception of reality. Also known as psychedelic drugs’, hallucinogens make a person see, feel and hear things that aren’t real, or distort their interpretation of what’s going on around th ...

                                               

Hard and soft drugs

Drugs that act on the nervous system, such as the brain, and impact a persons mental state may be loosely and informally classified into categories. The following categories are not fully agreed upon globally: Hard drugs are drugs that lead to ph ...

                                               

International Opium Convention

The International Opium Convention was the first drug control treaty. It was signed at The Hague in The Netherlands on January 23, 1912. The United States organised a conference between 13 countries called the International Opium Commission in 19 ...

                                               

Jenkem

When breathed in, Jenkem makes the person see crazy things. It is like a crazy dream, the person imagines things happening that are not really happening. The person may also hear sounds that are not really there. This is called a hallucination. J ...

                                               

Ketamine

Ketamine is a dissociative anesthetic. It is a type of drug a doctor might give to put someone to sleep for an operation. Ketamine can also be used as a painkiller and a bronchodilator. Sometimes it can lead to a special type of hallucination whi ...

                                               

Laudanum

Laudanum is the name of a tincture containing opium. Paracelsus thought that it was good for treating almost anything. According to Paracelus, laudanum consists of about 9 parts wine, and one part opium. Other ingredients, such as henbane, mandra ...

                                               

Levamisole

Levamisole is a drug that was used to treat infections with parasitic worms, and for some forms of chemotherapy, to treat cancer. The drug was discovered in 1966. It was withdrawn from the US and Canadian markets in 2000 and 2003, because of a se ...

                                               

Medication

Medication is the use of legal drugs to treat or cure an illness. Some drugs are freely sold. They are called over-the-counter drugs. Other drugs are so powerful or dangerous that a doctor must give permission to use the drug. The note from the d ...

                                               

Metformin

Metformin is a drug used to treat patients having diabetes. There are 2 types of diabetes, type 1 and type 2 and metformin is only used to treat people having type 2 diabetes. Metformin come as a tablet and taken by mouth. It is the drug of choic ...