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Home Remedies

When Adults Make Cough Syrup, It Has Bourbon In It

The Huffington Post | Julie R. Thomson | Posted 01.25.2017 | Taste

Getting sick is the worst. Luckily, when a terrible cough has gotten you, there’s this bourbon cough syrup to help all you adults out there get thro...

5 Natural Remedies for Period Pain and Symptoms | Posted 09.22.2016 | Healthy Living

By: Kimberly Jordan Allen The side effects that come with menstruation--bloating, digestion issues, lower back pain, and more--can be relieved with t...

7 Home Remedies Your Doctor Wishes You'd Stop Using | Posted 09.14.2016 | Healthy Living

By: Brittany Risher Heading for the kitchen rather than the doctor's office may save time and money, but in some cases, you may only make matters wor...

10 Effective Natural Remedies For Acne | Posted 08.02.2016 | Healthy Living

By: Kimberly Jordan Allen If you experience chronic breakouts medication, isn't the only option. These natural solutions will help alleviate symptoms...

Tired All the Time? Try These 8 Natural Energy Boosters | Posted 07.07.2016 | Healthy Living

By: Jessica Cassity You don't have to feel drained on a daily basis. Here's how to keep your energy tank full. If you're running low right now, try...

6 Natural Remedies for Heartburn Relief | Posted 06.29.2016 | Healthy Living

By: Kimberly Jordan Allen Acid reflux is an unpleasant sensation many people experience. Thankfully, there are plenty of natural remedies for heart...

5 Weirdest Home Remedies for Plantar Fasciitis

Annie Singer | Posted 05.09.2016 | Healthy Living
Annie Singer

Because heel pain has such a huge impact on everyday activities like standing, walking, and running, people will go to drastic lengths and spend hundreds (if not thousands) of dollars trying to find a cure.

4 DIY Hair Packs for Beautiful Hair

Sadhvi Mythili | Posted 04.20.2016 | Style
Sadhvi Mythili

These are 4 Hair packs that will help you get a silky, healthy smooth hair. Use it at least once every 15 days regularly to get good results. Another...

How Yoga Can Cure Sinus Pain

Mary Widdicks | Posted 04.19.2016 | Healthy Living
Mary Widdicks

I did some research, and it turns out there are legitimate, medical explanations for why performing inverted yoga poses can cure sinus pain. Here are a few that I found:

6 Natural Ways To Beat Belly Bloat

Mehmet Oz, M.D. | Posted 04.15.2016 | Healthy Living
Mehmet Oz, M.D.

If you're often feeling bloated or gassy, there are simple things you can do to help. These tips and tricks will help you alleviate your tummy trouble...

What Are the Best Uses for Apple Cider Vinegar? | Posted 03.17.2017 | Healthy Living

"Claims have been made about ACV balancing pH, treating acne, and supporting weight loss. While some might experience these side effects, there are not enough clinical research to support these methods, so in my practice, I offer ACV as a remedy for the following specific areas."

The Best Natural Cures for Chapped Lips | Posted 03.01.2017 | Healthy Living

The surface of our lips can literally break, leading to chapped, and even cracked lips. It is important to take good care, because badly cracked lips can lead to potential infection.

9 Natural Ways To Boost Your Immune System

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 02.23.2016 | Healthy Living

It can happen in the blink of an eye. One day, everyone's fine, and the next, your friends, coworkers, and roommates drop one by one into the miserabl...

An ER Doctor's 5 Fast Home Remedies

Dr. Darria Long Gillespie | Posted 09.04.2016 | 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.

10 Household Crises You Can Solve With Salt

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 04.14.2015 | HuffPost Home

We knew salt could make food taste great, but we didn't know it could make our home a better place, too. Turns out a simple dose of salt can solve...

6 Surprising Uses For Hydrogen Peroxide

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Jessica Dysart | Posted 02.24.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Put that brown bottle sitting in your medicine cabinet to good use way beyond the first aid kit. Read more from Gran...

8 Cold Remedies That Really Work, According To Science

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 02.08.2015 | Science

Does an apple a day really keep the doctor away? And should you actually feed a cold and starve a fever? While there's some true behind both, it's...

9 Foods That Soothe An Upset Stomach | Posted 04.19.2016 | Fifty

Stomach cramps. Gas. Bloating. Whether it’s a certain food that just didn’t sit well with you, overeating, anxiety, or a stomach virus, sometimes ...

8 Amazing Uses For Apple Cider Vinegar

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Jessica Dysart | Posted 04.14.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Clean the house, get rid of bad breath, and see your garden blossom all with one product. See how apple cider vinegar...

Poison Ivy

Lisa K. Friedman | Posted 10.13.2014 | Fifty
Lisa K. Friedman

I was in the garden, conquering a year's worth of weeds when the thought crossed my mind: poison ivy. I should have stopped immediately and changed into appropriate poison ivy attire, like, for example, a full-body neoprene space suit. I'm highly allergic to poison ivy.

20 Alternative Uses For Common Household Items

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Deborah Long | Posted 08.01.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Clark Kent. Peter Parker. They looked like ordinary guys, right? But underneath their day-to-day exteriors, they were...

8 Ways To Use Baking Soda Outside The Kitchen

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Jessica Dysart | Posted 07.02.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Women spend about $426 billion on beauty products each year. You can forgo the expensive products and still look and ...

8 Effective Remedies For Spring Allergies

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Sara Schwartz | Posted 04.23.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Ahh, Spring! All winter long we anticipate the warmer weather, chirpier birds, and blooming flowers. But for one in f...

Fight Back Against Dandruff With Home Remedies

Kristen Colòn | Posted 03.05.2014 | Style
Kristen Colòn

Drugstore products can also be expensive to pay for over and over again, for a problem that never really goes away. Instead, there are a few home remedies that can be used to help reduce the symptoms of the condition.

4 Home Remedies for Yeast Infections You Should AVOID

Dr. Yvonne Bohn, Dr. Allison Hill & Dr. Alane Park | Posted 11.20.2013 | Women
Dr. Yvonne Bohn, Dr. Allison Hill & Dr. Alane Park

When it comes down to it, there are plenty of old wives' tales floating around -- especially on the Internet.