Let’s face it: No one has time for a cold. In addition to making us feel miserable, colds destroy our schedules. Work, family, errands—they all have to wait while we get better. Or even worse, we have to carry on despite our achy muscles,... Read more
An estimated 18 million adults use herbs in some form, and the sale of these products continues to increase.
Herbal supplements, which come from plants that have medicinal properties, claim to cure, treat, or prevent disease.&n... Read more
When a virus enters your body, one of three things can happen:
The virus can die, OR
Your immune system can activate and kill the virus, OR
The virus can survive, multiply, and produce a cold or the flu.
How do you kee... Read more
As a working mom with three kids at home, mornings are always hectic. Getting everyone up, fed, dressed and out the door takes precision timing and a level of organization that most businesses couldn’t match. And while I insist my children have... Read more
I'm sure you have heard people say, "Losing weight is easy. Keeping it off is the hard part."
Well, I disagree with this statement. I think losing weight is hard, but keeping it off is even harder!
Permanent weight... Read more
Lost 1.5lbs after weeks of plateau-ing & am .5lbs away from goal. I'll weigh what I weighed in HS, which was over 20 yrs ago. Should I go for it or just maintain? I have the support from dbf.... Read more
This is crazy. I am literally DOWN 3# in 3 days of NO ALCOHOL! Out of the 190s for the first time in a year.
I love the support of this site. At 8 PM last night, I was caving and you guys helped. Journal feelings, don't drink them away. LoveSP!... Read more
Had a friend over for coffee this am...she put 2tsp of salt in her coffee, when I asked why, she said it was to jump start her system...what?!? Anyone heard of this..
What you put in ur morning cuppa is ur business but salt? (((Shudder)))... Read more
In October 2011 I was not able to complete a 5K walk that incorporated walking up 1000 steps (the annual Bisbee 1000, AZ). The next day I set out to lose 65 pounds and increase my strength and endurance so I can go back in 2012 and complete the walk... Read more
Gene Stone has been writing about health (among other topics) for more than two decades.A few years ago the idea occurred to him that perhaps he was talking to the wrong people. Why not find those people we all know—the ones who say they never... Read more
As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them. ~John Fitzgerald KennedyIn a few short days many of us will gather around the table with family and friends to give thanks for... Read more
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