Posts Written ByAndrew Caster

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The technological advancements we keep coming up has been completely overwhelming. Long gone are the days when kids are using phones with noisy keypads; in fact, some of us joke about working hard just to get to the letter “s” when we texted. Gaming consoles have also evolved, from the classic Gameboy to the Nintendo Switch, all kinds of portable consoles have enabled gamers to continue playing their favourites even when on-the-go. However, do you know which innovation has everyone gagging? It is not the smartphones, it is the 3D printing technology. We have companies out there like Konica Minolta…

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Finding yourself trapped in the middle of an addiction can be a hard thing to deal with. While recovery might be tough, it is certainly far from impossible and with the right help, you will finally be able to break free from the struggles of your addiction and the mental health problems that have come to you as a result of it. One of the very first things you are going to want to do is to take a look at some of the drug and alcohol rehab programs that are out there. It is important to make sure that…

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Ten years ago, the notion of trying to live off-grid evoked pictures of long-haired eco-warriors leading an anti-establishment nomadic lifestyle, or perhaps of suburban social misfits like Tom and Barbara from TV’s “The Good Life” attempting to farm pigs and make their own shoes to the consternation and bewilderment of their middle class neighbours. It was certainly not something that your average middle-class, middle-aged family would realistically consider as a way of life. Today, though, the world is a different place. Political instability is rife on a global scale and property prices are going through the roof as quickly as…

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Your house is more than your home if you own. For the average American, a home is the biggest investment they’ll ever make. Unfortunately, the 2008 recession showed just how closely people’s wealth is tied to their home. Buyers have learned that value is something that should at the top of the wish list. But how do you know if a home is a good value? Working with a real estate agent is a good first step. They can use information on recent sales to determine if a home is priced well. There are also several home value indicators you…

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The older generations will likely remember the excitement of being allowed to spend a few hours in a local arcade. People of all ages would pit themselves against the characters in the arcade machines and against each other with dual player games such as Mortal Kombat. A smaller subset was interested in tabletop role playing and adventure games such as Dungeons and Dragons. Yet the mainstream population was largely uninterested in gaming in general, until online gaming made it a viable option for people of all ages. Virtual Social Connections One of the reasons online gaming has taken off in…

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Despite modern day medicine, there are still a few illnesses that many people will deal with at some point in life. The flu, pneumonia and common cold are a few that come to mind. In that group of dreaded diseases is another illness that people know less about. Strep throat is one of the most common infections for children and adults, but few people know the real cause and symptoms behind the illness. Well, that’s about to change. Use this survival guide to learn how to prevent a strep throat infection and what to do if your throat starts to…

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Your dog is more than just a pet; it’s a member of the family. It counts on you for its food, exercise and love and affection. It’s important as a pet owner to know the common health issues that your pet can encounter such as Lyme disease and cancer in dogs and the ways to prevent and cure them. Ear infections Just like adults, many dog breeds are prone to ear infections. Breeds like the Cocker Spaniels, Basset Hound, the Coon Hound, Springer Spaniel and Dachshund have long floppy ears. Because their ears don’t allow air to get in they provide the perfect…

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Are you someone who has continually battled chronic pain for years now? Even if you are someone fighting chronic pain only as of late, you likely know all too well how physically and emotionally difficult such battles can be. That said the challenge can be even more difficult when you feel as if you’ve exhausted all of your medical options. At the end of the day, is there one option on the table you still have not tired? As more and more pain sufferers are discovering, medical marijuana can be just the delivery they were looking for. Once they’re approved…