Are keto diets safe?

How the keto diet worksYour fat-burning system now relies mainly on fat – instead of sugar – for energy. While similar in some ways to familiar low-carb diets, the Keto diet's extreme carb restrictions – about 20 net carbs a day or

Are there any dangerous parts of Tokyo that should be avoided?

Avoid Kabuki-cho. It's across the street behind Shinjuku. You might get a Nigerian door man ask you into a botakkuri bar(high-way robbery bar, first drink is free, 2nd is 20,000 yen. ) or an overy friend ladymight ask you you want a massage those late night

How can bicycle safety be increased?

Lots of things. First it is on the cyclists to make sure they are being safer. Always be easily visible at night. If you do not have lights, are wearing dark clothes and not aware of a car nearby you are asking for trouble. Stradalli Cycle Tips For Riding Your Bike At Night Safely 2nd

How dangerous is a doorway pull-up bar?

195 lbs fitness trainer here!I'm safe and alive!This is the only fitness equipment that I have at my home and I've been a fan of these bars ever since I started using them. I have tried a lot of different pull-up bars and critiqued them.

How to know if a lake/pond/reservoir/channel/some shore is safe for swimming

There are two types of danger that we are talking about here. One is the water being too deep. This can be quite easily avoided by tying something to the back of your body. If you tie a tire to your body with a

How does one avoid slipping on ice and getting injured?

Like Ezri says, you can't be sure of avoiding it altogether. However, as silly as it may sound, you should stretch properly before heading out to shovel or scrape snow/ice. This could help you prevent a serious back injury. And please ensure that you

If you have an external hemorrhoid, is it safe to swim in a lake?

Yes. A hemorrhoid is a collection of veins, arteries and nerves, which are located beneath the lining of the anus. Other than placing soap on a hemorrhoid, there is nothing external to the hemorrhoid that will hurt the hemorrhoid. But be aware, salt water

Is Kerala really unsafe for women?

Kerala is safe as well as unsafe depending upon the time you are getting out.Here when you go out you have to be cautious about your dressing sense, if you are wearing shorts,tank tops definitely you'll find eyes starting at you in a weird way but I guess that's because they demand a respect

Is New Delhi scary?

Delhi is the most stupid metroplolis i have ever witnessed....Bangalore is one of the best....Bangalore still has some humility and compassion left which can be seldom seen in Delhi......The reason,i think,is the work culture. Delhi is inhabited

What are the safest cardio exercises?

Well.....Let's first define what we mean by "cardio".   I don't like the term, as it's just slang and tends to mean whatever people want it to.  I have the term applied to everything from doing a few jumping jacks to training for a marathon.So what we really mean is "aerobic" exercise...Exercise that elicits

What is the correct riding posture for a motorcycle rider?

Improper Riding posture may lead to lower back pain and other serious complications.I happened to attend a "Ride Safe" program organized by Hero MotoCorp last year. I present you the correct driving posture illustrated by the trainers, Correct Riding Posture

What is the relative safety of bicycling versus other modes of transportation?

Probably the best answer I have seen on cycling safety is this article:http://www.copenhagenize.com/201...The gist appears to be this:  Cycling is more hazardous than driving, at the moment, but you are more likely to die

Why are steel doors better than traditional wooden doors?

Among the advantages of steel entry doors are:· high security;· durability· moisture resistance;· excellent sound insulation;· ease of installation;· unpretentiousness in care;· affordable price;Such models are produced in the mid-price segment, so any consumer can afford this product. Wooden doors especially made of fine wood have a high price because of the cost of natural material.

Are you safer riding a bicycle with or without a helmet?

Just published October 15th 2012 in the Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ): wearing a helmet lowers deaths due to head trauma in cyclists 3,1xhttp://www.cmaj.ca/content/early...pdf freely available, click on it in the right column.Some time ago, when I was researching the same question for Quora, I came across the

Do the dangers of riding a bike outweigh its health benefits?

Short answer, YesLong answer.The danger depends on where you live and how dangerous it is to ride your cycle.I live in The Netherlands and we do have accidents and deaths in the country. But compared to the USA, per kilometer cycled, the deaths are one-fifth of the number that happens in The USA. I use my

Do you believe the way parents raise their kids, determines how they will grow up to be, or do bad kids just grow up to be bad adults?

Both and not so. Most kids will obviously be influenced by the way they are raised but many change along the way. There are cases of children being bad, some times it's due to Meatal Problems, other times to who

Helmet? Check. But how can I be even safer while biking?

Avoid the accident.There's not really much you can do to improve your chances if an accident happens. You could wear some padding apart from the helmet, but that wouldn't be too convenient for everyday life.I believe your focus should

How can bicycle safety be increased?

Lots of things. First it is on the cyclists to make sure they are being safer. Always be easily visible at night. If you do not have lights, are wearing dark clothes and not aware of a car nearby you are asking for trouble. Stradalli

How dangerous are motorcycles?

First off, while motorcycles are dangerous because they are 2-wheeled vehicles, in and of themselves, they are no more dangerous than cars. However, what makes them dangerous to ride is the fact that most people ride them in traffic, and traffic is a stacked deck

How does one avoid slipping on ice and getting injured?

Like Ezri says, you can't be sure of avoiding it altogether. However, as silly as it may sound, you should stretch properly before heading out to shovel or scrape snow/ice. This could help you prevent a serious back injury. And please ensure that you have proper footing when you're shoveling snow or scraping ice off your car. Almost everyone

Is a pet tiger or lion safe if raised with the owner at a very early age?

Think about it this way: Dogs have been bred for centuries to live among humans, to love their humans, and to protect or work with them, but even dogs - mans best friend - cause fatal injuries. In 2017 there were 57 fatal dog attacks in

Is hitchhiking dangerous?

Yeah, hitchhiking can be dangerous. It's less dangerous in certain places. I hitched all over Europe with my girlfriend, and as a couple, we always felt safe. I've hitchhiked all over Canada, Mexico and the US, and it got iffy in places. The worst things to have

Is India scary? Why?

Hell, yes! India is the only country where buses are driven like in Nascar. India is the only country where a food outlet may cause several eruptions in your belly. India is the only country where the girl whom you love can scare the shit out of

Is it safe for a foreigner girl to travel alone in Mumbai? Any tips/advices?

Like every other big city it is safe if you apply common sense while travelling.Some tips:--Do not venture into shady areas alone at night, hire a decent guide from a trusted agency to show you around. Contact me i can help you with the bookings in case you are facing some issue.-Book a good hotel after looking

Is it safe riding a bicycle on Morocco roads ?

Yes, it is safe. The roads are very quiet for the most part, outside the cities. Bear in mind you need to make way for trucks and buses etc - might is right on these roads. And stay off the road at night, if you

Is New Delhi scary?

Delhi is the most stupid metroplolis i have ever witnessed....Bangalore is one of the best....Bangalore still has some humility and compassion left which can be seldom seen in Delhi......The reason,i think,is the work culture. Delhi is inhabited by

Is wearing a helmet while riding a bicycle needed? Or a fancy thing?

Lots of pictures of broken helmets here.  If you want to wear a helmet do so but why demonstrate their efficacy by showing photos of them 'broken'? Why is something alleged to protect the brain from injury (particularly shaking) so hard it shatters?  Surely they should be crushing

What are the most important bicycle-related safety issues you feel exist?

Helmet use is among the most important bicycle-related safety issues. Wearing a properly fitted helmet could reduce the risk of head or brain injury significantly.Bicyclists can also stay safe by taking the following precautions:* Obey traffic signals* Obey road signs* Look before entering traffic* Check before changing lanes* Ride

What are the safest cardio exercises?

Well.....Let's first define what we mean by "cardio".   I don't like the term, as it's just slang and tends to mean whatever people want it to.  I have the term applied to everything from doing a few jumping jacks to training for a marathon.So

What does ideal sitting desk posture look like?

Whoever is interested in the real, correct answer to this question, research: Alexander Technique.Let me elaborate a bit here: The right answer to this is really intuitive and straightforward. The ideal sitting posture would be the one that uses our body parts correctly.Alexander Technique (among other similar disciplines) aims towards that.Some example

What factors can improve transportation safety?

Work-transport related accidents are alerting increasing in workplaces that lead to either fatalities or serious injuries to the workers. Significant damages to the plant, equipment, infrastructure, and other properties also happen due to vehicle accidents so TRANSPORT SAFETY very important.Full read-TRANSPORT SAFETY | VEHICLE SAFETY - RLS HUMAN CARE

What is the relative safety of bicycling versus other modes of transportation?

Probably the best answer I have seen on cycling safety is this article:http://www.copenhagenize.com/201...The gist appears to be this:  Cycling is more hazardous than driving, at the moment, but you are more likely to die earlier if you

What is the safest transportation system in the world?

The report EU Transport Pocketbook of 2014 contains some figures that can help to answer this question (for Europe).Lives lost (pages 105–108):Airplane: (2004–2013): 326 lives lost → average 33 lives/yearCar/taxi: 13,481 lives/yearMotorcycle: 4,131 lives/yearCoach/bus: 99 lives/yearTrain (2005–2012): 496 lives lost → average 62 lives/yearAnd now it comes the tricky part, as this number

Are there any dangerous parts of Tokyo that should be avoided?

I see some answers and have heard from others that Kabuki-cho in Shinjuku should be avoided at all cost... especially at night.Well, I for one, actually went to Kabuki-cho at night during my visit to Tokyo. What was I doing there, you ask? Well, I heard there was a cat cafe near

How dangerous is surfing?

Compared to other sports? Medium dangerous I'd say.Moreso because we exist in the medium of water, whereas other sports (on a field, in a gym) if you go down you go down somewhere safe. You go down out there and you are immediately in a bad spot.Now, ignoring the ‘you are in water' part, for 99.9% of

How to know if a lake/pond/reservoir/channel/some shore is safe for swimming

There are two types of danger that we are talking about here. One is the water being too deep. This can be quite easily avoided by tying something to the back of your body. If you tie a tire to your body with a 10-feet rope, you are probably safe for deep water.

If you have an external hemorrhoid, is it safe to swim in a lake?

Yes. A hemorrhoid is a collection of veins, arteries and nerves, which are located beneath the lining of the anus. Other than placing soap on a hemorrhoid, there is nothing external to the hemorrhoid that will hurt the hemorrhoid. But

Is it safe to boil eggs in the microwave?

There is actually a misconception that you can't boil eggs in the microwave, but I actually used to use this method every day when I was in College.You need to do the following:Put the eggs in a microwavable bowl and pour in the water - the eggs need to

Is it safe to swim in a random lake?

It is hard to generalize lake safety, particularly because it often depends on where the lake is and what time of year you are swimming. Although there are plenty of scientific ways to determine if a lake is safe to swim in (as Jim pointed out), using commonsense and a few

What exactly is your work environment like?

My work environment at present is a school campus, actually a junior college campus located in the Central Valley of California. Yes, I do encounter the opposite sex. In fact, according to recent info, Males are out numbered in College campuses. 40% male to 60% female. Yes I do sweat at times, but it has

What is the rationale of skiers and snowboarders who do not wear helmets?

UPDATE:This season I did buy a helmet and I will wear one from now on. Partly my kids pointing out that if they wear one, I should too (pace Ellen Levitt), partly my wife asked me too.But to give some reasons why

What safety precautions are required when making explosives?

Most of all, the explosives that one can make from materials found at home are dangerous. This seems like a no brainer, right? We want to make sure it doesnt also become a no legger too.The explosives I listed were:

What should everyone know about food safety?

There is potentially harmful bacteria on all foods.  How you manage that bacteria growth will make the difference between getting sick or not.Refrigeration will significantly slow the growth of harmful bacteria, but will not stop it.  That means keeping your foods at a constant 40 degree F temperature.  If you're trying to save a

At what stage should you start using straps for deadlifts?

This answer doesn't have a clear cut time definition. Instead there are multiple questions to ask yourself when you're programming if you should implement straps. For beginners, I always recommend avoiding straps to truly build grip strength and to not create a dependency on them. This being

How dangerous is a doorway pull-up bar?

195 lbs fitness trainer here!I'm safe and alive!This is the only fitness equipment that I have at my home and I've been a fan of these bars ever since I started using them. I have tried a lot of different pull-up bars and critiqued them. I had pointed out a lot of problems in them but