Archive for July, 2011

Conjunctivitis, the pink eye condition

Conjunctivitis, the pink eye condition

Conjunctivitis, the pink eye condition

Conjunctivitis also known as the pink eye condition is an inflammation and infection of the eye. The obvious sign of conjunctivitis is the inflammation of the blood vessels in conjunctiva which makes them visible and gives that impression of pink eyes. Other symptoms indicating conjunctivitis include irritation, itching, foreign body sensation and  watering of the eyes.

The number of conjunctivitis cases is on slowly rise in major cities around the world as more patients are diagnosed with this condition each year. The main causes of eye infection are allergies, viruses, bacteria or chemical substances. (more…)

Top ten best male singers of all times

Top ten best male singers of all times

Top ten best male singers of all times

Male singers such as Justin Bieber, Bruno Mars or Jason Derulo just entered into the spot lights and nobody knows with how many songs will delight us in the future. The music hall of fame is full of great singers and is quite difficult and tricky to decide upon the top ten male singers of all time. Yet we’ve done our best in gathering the top male singers of all times in a short list with some of their best songs.

Exceptional voices and great songs pleased us over the years and everyone has his own preferences depending on its favorite musical genre, but there are some great singers that are most common in the preferences of listeners of all ages. (more…)

Sovereign debt crisis hits Europe?

Sovereign debt crisis hits Europe?

Sovereign debt crisis hits Europe?

It passed a year since the first voices of concern were heard. Then there were few people to think that a debt crisis could hit large European economies. The financial crisis from 2008 put the pressure on the banking systems and many countries decided to bail out their financial systems by increasing sovereign debt.

In 2010 the debt crisis hit Greece, a member state of the eurozone. A €110 billion loan from International Monetary Fund (IMF) and EU members was expected to solve the problem in Greece as the country agreed to implement harsh austerity measures.  Another two huge loans followed: a €85 billion for Ireland in November 2010, and a €78 billion loan for Portugal in May 2011. (more…)

Top ten eco-friendly countries

Top ten eco-friendly countries

Top ten eco-friendly countries

Today, the eco-friendly trend is visible all over the world. From simple people to governments, they all want to make the world a better place to live in. The centuries of industrial production put their mark on our environment and created a situation never seen before. Millions of tons of litter can be found floating in oceans or scattered in forests. The greenhouse gas emissions reached incredibly high rates and slowly our planet climax is changing. All these issues brought the attention of the world towards the environmental problems. (more…)

Turkey, a delightful destination

Turkey, a delightful destination

Turkey, a delightful destination

Turkey has been for the past few years a top destination for Europeans. In 2010 more than 20 million tourists visited this exceptional country.  Turkey, located at the junction of Europe and Asia has a rich history full of legendary heroes and great battles. The Turkish cuisine is also highly appreciated around the world for natural fresh ingredients, delicious flavors and special tastes.

The most popular destinations in Turkey include Istanbul, Antalya, Kusadasi, Izmir, Bodrum and Pamukkale.  (more…)