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9 Foods That Soothe An Upset Stomach

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Andrea Atkins | Posted 12.04.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com Stomach cramps. Gas. Bloating. Whether it’s a certain food that just didn’t sit well with you, overeating, anxiet...

8 Amazing Uses For Apple Cider Vinegar

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Jessica Dysart | Posted 11.10.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com 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 Grandparents.com 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 Grandparents.com 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 Grandparents.com 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.

6 Cleaning Home Remedies That Actually Work

BrightNest | Posted 05.12.2013 | HuffPost Home
BrightNest

Next time you go on a cleaning frenzy, hearken back to your grandma's wisdom and give one of these home remedies a shot.

Can You Shrink Pores With Ice Cubes?

Posted 01.30.2013 | Style

We first heard about the very bizarro-sounding ice facials on Pinterest. The idea behind it is pretty simple: by running ice over your pores, you ...

How to Not Get Sick

Chloe Spencer | Posted 12.17.2012 | Healthy Living
Chloe Spencer

Everyone seems to be getting sick right now! In fact, it is very common to get sick during the transition between seasons. So while summer's currently turning into fall, which I'm very relieved to say after all this miserable heat, you should be taking extra precautions to protect your health.

Remember Hydrotherapy

Amy Rothenberg, ND | Posted 12.01.2012 | Healthy Living
Amy Rothenberg, ND

Some might think of hydrotherapy as a quaint approach used in times gone by, but it is commonly used in both occupational and physical therapy. Harkening back to naturopathic medicine roots, hydrotherapy is a treatment many naturopathic doctors also embrace.

12 Foods You Can Use To Treat Burns

Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste

You know the saying, if you play with fire you'll get burned? Well, it's true. And the proof is in the kitchen. If you've spent any time cooking, ...

Warm Milk.. Lullabies.. Counting Sheep: Which Sleep Remedies Really Do (And Don't) Work

Posted 08.06.2012 | Healthy Living

Before you ever learned about keeping your bedroom dark, cool, quiet and gadget-free, chances are someone (Hi, Mom!) told you some of their own theori...

WATCH: Former Miss Universe Reveals Her Beauty Secrets

Posted 05.30.2012 | Latino Voices

Ever wonder how a former Miss Universe keeps her eternal beauty? According to Dayana Mendoza, Miss Universe of 2008, it doesn't require a strict ...

Home Remedies: Alternative Remedies Make A Comeback

Posted 05.25.2012 | Latino Voices

"If the nineties were the decade of Prozac, all hollow-eyed and depressed, then this is the era of Xanax, all jumpy and edgy and short of breath," wro...

WATCH: Crazy Face Jiggles As Drunk 'MythBusters' Guy Slapped Hard

The Huffington Post | David Freeman | Posted 03.29.2012 | Science

Had too much to drink? That's okay--a cold shower will sober you up. At least that's what many people believe. In fact, experts say that's just one of...

Five Foot Tips to Keep Your Feet Healthy for 2012

Dr. Steve Rosenberg | Posted 03.13.2012 | Healthy Living
Dr. Steve Rosenberg

Now that your feet have survived the partying, dining and dancing of New Year's Eve, it is now time to be nice to them again.

6 Home Remedies To Soothe Cold And Flu Symptoms

Missy Chase Lapine | Posted 01.19.2012 | Healthy Living
Missy Chase Lapine

There's a dizzying assortment of over-the-counter syrups and remedies that promise the world, but beware that most simply block the symptoms and do not cure the ailment.

9 Household Items With Multiple, Unique Uses

SavvySugar | Posted 01.04.2012 | Women

Before you buy more things that will clutter up your apartment, sometimes the products you need are already sitting in your kitchen cupboard, bathroom...

Can't Fall Asleep? Here Are Some Ideas For Catching Some Zzzz's

Mother Nature Network | Judd Handler | Posted 12.05.2011 | Healthy Living

Did you toss and turn in bed last night, robbed of a rejuvenating deep sleep? Counting sheep didn’t help? Here are some natural home remedies for in...

Gin & Golden Raisins And Other Whacky Home Remedies

Posted 09.20.2011 | Healthy Living

Have mustard, raisins and a bottle of gin in your kitchen cabinet? You may have a first-aid kit without even knowing it. "You'd be amazed how many...

Nothing Beats Beating the System

Charlie Carillo | Posted 08.20.2011 | New York
Charlie Carillo

Waste money on gasoline to run a power lawnmower that fouls the air with its fumes? You've got to be kidding. My dad uses a push mower on his lawn -- one previous owner, Benjamin Franklin.

An Allergy-Free Sore Throat Home Remedy

Elizabeth Gordon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Elizabeth Gordon

Late last week, my sweet neighbor came downstairs with a big mug in her hand. A cup of coffee? No! It was actually a mug of hot lemonade that she had made just for my sore throat.

6 Foods to Ward Off Garlic Breath

EatingWell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
EatingWell

Garlic is one of those ingredients that I always have on hand: there’s a bulb on my kitchen counter and a jar of minced garlic in my fridge. I ...