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An ER Doctor's 5 Fast Home Remedies

Dr. Darria Long Gillespie | Posted 09.04.2015 | Healthy Living
Dr. Darria Long Gillespie

Being a physician, I'm more than a little skeptical of some home remedies -- so here are five that I can truly say are supported by medical evidence... or Grandma.

Coping With the Cough Plague of 2015

Lisa R. Petty | Posted 05.19.2015 | Comedy
Lisa R. Petty

Finally, just give up on ever living a cough free life. Curl up on the couch under a blanket and moan, "I'm dying. I'm dying. This has to be Captain Trips or Consumption." Or something similar while your family shakes their heads at you and turns the TV louder. Welcome to hell.

Diary of a Flu Victim

Stephanie Lessing | Posted 05.19.2014 | Comedy
Stephanie Lessing

I'm gonna need more Advil, Dayquil, Nyquil, and Mucinex, and Windex to clean the mucous off my hands. And can someone please get this vile-tasting water away from me? It smells like Trenton.

Coughing Up the Facts on Pertussis (Whooping Cough)

Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D.

One possible reason we are seeing an upswing in whooping cough cases may be due to parents withholding the pertussive vaccine from children based on the unfounded fear that it causes autism.