36 Little Products With Some Big Summer Relief

Bug Bite Thing is a family-owned small business established in 2017 that specializes in bug bite relief products.  This works on mosquitoes, bees, wasps, biting flies, sea lice, and more (although TBH, if this list of bugs gets any longer I may just stay indoors forever!!). Promising review: “I cannot stress to you enough how much better …

Prospects for Crohn’s Relief Brighten With New Advancements

May 2, 2024 – More than 1 million Americans live with Crohn’s, a chronic and sometimes crippling inflammatory bowel disease that affects the intestines and leads to digestive issues. While some people may have mild symptoms or even be symptom-free at times, others get severe belly pain, diarrhea, fatigue, weight loss, anemia, and other life-threatening …

Have Male Urinary Tract Symptoms? An App May Offer Relief

April 24, 2024 – The urgent need to pee, a strangled flow, and the feeling that you didn’t get it all out. Those are symptoms of male lower urinary tract problems, and more than 72% of men experience at least one of them.  But European researchers believe they may have a new way to manage …

NSAIDs Pain Relief: Safety, Side Effects, Uses

At age 62, April Dawson lives every day with chronic pain from wrist arthritis. “There are a lot of everyday things I just can’t do now,” she says. “I can’t open packages or jars or even lift a half-gallon of milk. Some days I can barely turn the ignition in my car.” But despite the …

New Drugs, Diet, Stress Relief, and More

Today, people with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) have more medication choices than ever before, and doctors know more about how to treat the condition. Because IBS symptoms vary from person to person, there isn’t one remedy that’s best for everyone. “It really has to be tailored to the patient,” says Braden Kuo, MD, director of …

Second-grade teacher shares unique homework policy and it has parents sighing with relief

Back-to-school time has many parents rejoicing. No more paying for expensive summer camp, yippee! The one thing we don’t love about this glorious time of year, though? Yup, you guessed it: homework. And that’s a bummer, because a lot of students these days are getting more and more homework — far more than the recommended …