7 First Aid Mistakes You Make Every Day

7 First Aid Mistakes You Make Every Day SPANISH TRANSLATION: 7 ERRORES EN LOS PRIMEROS AUXILIOS Many of us have taken a Red Cross First Aid course only to find that we’ve forgotten much of it over the years. Our article below may help refresh our memories with the five most common mistakes done by first […]

What Happens To Your Body When You Take Tums

What Happens To Your Body When You Take Tums On average, 6 million Americans take Tums or other anti-acids to prevent stomach discomfort caused by heartburn. For people not suffering from an underlying condition, these over-the-counter medications can be quite useful for relieving heartburn that occurs only every once in a while. They work by […]

Natural Treatments for Hives

Hives can be described as the skin version of an allergy attack, also known as urticaria, there are many things that can trigger it, such as: food, dust, pet dander, and many others. Your immune system senses a hostile invader and kicks into overdrive, and the first line of defense is the skin. Here are […]

Herbal first aid for minor burns and scalds

A burn is an injury to bodily tissue caused by heat, chemicals, electricity, or radiation. Serious burns must always be seen by physician, as an emergency, but minor burns or scalds can be safely treated at home. Always begin by cooling the burn by letting cool water run over it until the pain has cooled […]