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How Serious Is A Concussion?
After suffering a concussion, my son feels ready to play football again but the coach won't let him. Is it really that serious?
Concussions can alter how the brain functions later in life, so treating any head injury with caution is wise. ... Read more
Why Are Doctors So Concerned About The Use Of Antibiotics???
During the past few years, there has been a national effort to lower total antibiotic use, thanks to better understanding about illness and antibiotics.
For example, some illnesses, such as bronchitis, used to be treated with antibiotics, but ... Read more
Weight Control: Replace, Reduce, and Realize Better Eating
* Unhealthy fats-----certain oils, butter, or margarines-----can usually be cut by one-third to one-half in recipes.
* Reduce the meat and increase the vegetables in stews and casseroles.
* Use substitutes such as applesauce instead... Read more
3 Things You May Not Have Known About Diabetes.....
1. Prediabetes doesn't always lead to full-blown diabetes. Also known as impaired glucose tolerance, prediabetes simply means that the amount of glucose....that is, sugar....in your blood is higher than it should be but not high enough to qual... Read more
Some Maxines For Your Monday
Any woman can have the body of a 21 year old as long as she buys him drinks first.
It's scary when you start to make the same noises as your coffeemaker.
Men are always whining about how we're suffocating them. Personally, I think if ... Read more
The Magic Of Water And Flour......
When you mix water and flour together you get glue?
And then you add eggs and sugar.....and you get cake?
Where did the glue go?
Need an answer?
You know darn well where it went!!!
That's what makes the cake stick to you... Read more
We Had So Much Fun!!!!!
If you're ever feeling a bit down and need a pick-me-up, spend the day with a 4 year old. On Saturday, our Grand-daughter, Elizabeth, spent the day and over-night with us. On Thursday, I was trying to come up with something that we could do th... Read more
He Is Finally Home
Our nephew is a Marine. He served two tours in Iraq and one in Afghanistan. He is home and we are so very THANKFUL. May God Bless our Marine and all of the other Military still serving our country and all of our Veterans.
The Psychiatrist and The Proctologist
Two best friends graduate from medical school at the same time and decided they would open a practice together to share office space and personnel.
Dr. Smith was a psychiatrist and Dr. Jones was a ... Read more
Chew On This.......
You may think of chewing gum as candy, but certain kinds can help to protect your teeth.
Not all gums are created equal, though. To date, the only gums with the American Dental Association's Seal are sugarless. Chewing sugarless gum has b... Read more
Urinary Tract Infections.....
I have been plagued by UTIs for over 4 decades and still do NOT know what to do to prevent them from EVER coming back. With all we read and are told by our Doctors about the danger of becoming immune to antibiotics, I was told today that the da... Read more
This Is Something Elizabeth Would Say.......
The Sermon I think this Grandmother will never forget..........this particular Sunday sermon......."Dear Lord," the minister began, with arms extended toward heaven and a rapturous look on his upturned face. "Without you, we are but dust......"... Read more
Big Momma and Vince Gill
What a great day yesterday was. My fellow Sparker, MsEleni, sent me part of her beautiful orchid, "Big Momma," and it arrived mid-afternoon. I followed her instructions for soil preparation and watering, and "Big Momma 2" now lives in Wisconsi... Read more
Waiting For "Big Momma."
I am anxiously waiting for the arrival of "Big Momma." If any of you are familiar with fellow-Sparker, MsEleni, and read her blogs, you are familiar with "Big Momma." For those of you who haven't had the pleasure of meeting MsEleni or seeing t... Read more
Day 4 Of Doing What Works For Me........
If you are reading this blog now and didn't read yesterday's, you might want to check that one first. It gives you the background for this blog.
Today I emptied the cupboard above the refrigerator, washed it inside and out, removed the old sh... Read more
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