Interesting facts from the Forbes rich list

  • There are 1,011 billionaires around the world in 2010, up from 793 last year. Of those 89 are women, up from 72 in 2009.
  • There were 611 billionaires who increased their wealth in the past year. The fortunes of 62 fell, while 77 stayed even. 
  • There are 403 billionaires in the United States with a net worth of $1.3 trillion; this is up from 359 in 2009 and a value of $1.1 trillion. 
  • There are 248 billionaires in Europe with a net worth of $1 trillion, up from 196 billionaires last year with a fortune of $665 billion. 
  • In the Asia-Pacific region there are 234 billionaires worth $729 billion, compared with 130 billionaires in 2009 valued at $357 billion. 
  • The Middle East and Africa have 65 billionaires with a fortune of $181 billion, up from 58 last year worth $156 billion. 
  • The Americas (excluding the United States) accounts for 61 billionaires with a net worth of $304 billion, compared with 50 billionaires last year valued at $175 billion. 
  • There are 97 billionaires making their debut in 2010. 
  • Thirty people have dropped off the list from last year, another 13 died, and 164 returned to the billionaire ranking.

Home Remedies for Hemorrhoids / Piles‏

Dry figs are the most important food remedy for piles. 3-4 figs should be soaked overnight in water and taken empty stomach in the morning along with the water in which they were soaked.
Mango seeds are also effective remedy for bleeding piles. The seeds should be dried and powdered and should be taken in the doses of about one and a half gram to two grams with or without honey. Good Home Remedy for Hemorrhoids / Piles
Diet for haemorrhoids – White radish is also considered highly valuable in the treatment of piles. Grated radish mixed with honey can be taken.
Boil 20g of sesame seeds in 500 ml of water and drink it. This is another effective home remedy for hemorrhoids.
White radish juice with a pinch of salt is also beneficial. It should be taken in doses of 60-90 ml in the morning and evening. Make a paste of well-grounded radish with milk and apply over inflamed piles to get relief from pain and swelling. This is very simple and effective home remedy for hemorrhoids.
Cold-water treatment also helps the veins to shrink and tones up the walls. The treatment should be taken twice a day by sitting in a tub filled with cold-water up to the chin level. Good Home Remedies for Hemorrhoids / Piles
Cold compress applied to the rectal area for about an hour before going to bed at night is also beneficial.
Hemorrhoids treatment – Various yogasanas such as sarvangasana, vipritakarani, halsana and gomukhasana are also useful. Sarvangasana is highly beneficial as it drains the stagnant blood from the anus.
Make a solution of a of powdered Alum in a glass of water and apply frequently. This will give relief and is also good natural remedy for hemorrhoids.
A cup of milk boiled with mashed banana and taken thrice a day is also beneficial for piles.
The jambul fruit is another effective hemorrhoids remedy. The fruits should be taken with salt every morning for 2-3 months in the season.
Roast 1 tbsp of black cumin seeds and mix with 1 tbsp of unroasted black cumin seeds to make a fine powder. Take 1/2 a tsp of this powder with a glass of water at least once in a day. This is also one of the effective natural remedies for hemorrhoids.
Make a mixture of half-teaspoon fresh ginger juice, half-teaspoon fresh limejuice, a tablespoon honey, and a half-teaspoon mint leaves and take this mixture once a day. This is one of the simple and effective Hemorrhoids cure.
Make a fine paste of cumin seeds powder with water and apply to the affectes areas to reduce pain. This is one of the simple and effective hemorrhoids treatment.