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Lacrosse

Debra Murray

Are you interested in playing lacrosse? Getting a ball past the other team’s goal line isn’t nearly as easy as it sounds. In fact, it can prove to be quite challenging, and that’s partly what makes it so intriguing in the first place. Lacrosse is a game that dates back to the Iroquois natives from what is now New York, Pennsylvania, and parts of Canada; it was also played by Huron and Mohawk natives. It was documented by European settlers in 1637 but may have been played as long as 3,000 years ago. It has been modernized with marked fields,...

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Lupus

Debra Murray

What Causes Lupus? Despite the amount of research experts have conducted and several thousand new cases per year, there is still disagreement on the precise factors that cause lupus. However, many experts agree that the following are contributing factors to the condition: Hormones are the messengers of the body, carrying various signals from one place to another. Because lupus prevents your body from distinguishing between "good" and "bad" tissues it is likely that hormonal problems contribute to an onset of lupus.   While genetic research into lupus is still somewhat nebulous, many experts have identified over fifty gene types they...

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