Flu Symptoms | Duration | Remedies

Flu Symptoms | Duration | Remedies

Generally speaking, there will be little doubt that you have the flu as opposed to a bad cold. I have had the flu several times in my life and unlike a common cold, it hits you like a ton of bricks. There will be no mistaking it.   Flu Symptoms Many flu symptoms are similar…

A Little Paranoia Might Be Healthy Skepticism But Too Much Is Unhealthy!

A Little Paranoia Might Be Healthy Skepticism But Too Much Is Unhealthy!

What do I mean by that? Most people I’ve had acquaintance with throughout my 50+ years of life have not been what I would call ‘paranoid’. We all know what it is, right? Generally it’s being afraid of one’s own shadow so to speak. Believing that there’s ulterior motive behind every corner, every action. Everything…

Cold Remedies List – Do These Really Work?

Cold Remedies List – Do These Really Work?

“A common cold lasts about a week but if you drink some warm chicken broth and take the over the counter medications it will only last seven days.” All joking aside, if you search, there are lots of so called cold remedies. Some are “over the counter” pharmaceutical remedies. Others are vitamins and supplements. Still…

Carbon Monoxide Poisoning – Do You Have These Symptoms?

Carbon Monoxide Poisoning – Do You Have These Symptoms?

Carbon Monoxide is Poisonous, Odorless, Silent, Colorless, and Tasteless.   Carbon Monoxide Poisoning may be occurring Right Now and you may not know it until it’s too late – possibly while you are sleeping. Do you have a Wood Stove? Pellet Stove? Oil, Natural Gas, or LP Propane heating system? If the combustion or venting…

Trauma Kit List – 5 Lifesaving Essential Contents Not To Forget

Trauma Kit List – 5 Lifesaving Essential Contents Not To Forget

Going beyond an ordinary First Aid Kit, a Trauma Kit list should include (in my opinion) the following five lifesaving essential contents: 1. Trauma Scissors 2. Israeli type Trauma Dressing 3. Hemostatic Dressing 4. Open Chest Seal 5. Tourniquet We hope to never have to use such emergency treatment. However the reality is that there…

10 Home Remedies For Emergency Toothache Relief

10 Home Remedies For Emergency Toothache Relief

Knowing home remedies for various ailments (toothache relief) is good preparedness. How many of you have had a toothache at one time in your life? Probably nearly everyone! It hurts! Toothache / nerve pain is not fun… It might be a good idea (it is a good idea!) to prepare ahead of time for toothache…

Antioxidants In Fruits – The 10 Healthiest Fruits You Can Eat

Antioxidants In Fruits – The 10 Healthiest Fruits You Can Eat

The following common fruits typically found at your local grocery store are loaded with antioxidants and potential health benefits. Their antioxidant value combined with “typically found at your grocery store” might make them the healthiest fruits you can eat. Why? Because they are likely available to you and therefore you’re more likely to eat them!…

Favorite Vacation Spots

Favorite Vacation Spots

Take a vacation. It’s good for your health! De-stress… good for modern survival. I’m typing this in the middle of July. It feels like everyone’s on vacation. I’m sure many are! So why not go off topic here and do a post on favorite vacation spots and get some of your own input. Seems like…

Being Around A Chronic Complainer Is Bad For Your Health

Being Around A Chronic Complainer Is Bad For Your Health

“The world has doesn’t care about you, me, or anyone else. It’s up to each and everyone of us to dictate our own path.” That quote from a recent MSB comment says it all. It’s so true. I learned that lesson a very long time ago. Interestingly, although the statement is very logical and common…