Q: I’m a school teacher. As part of my job, I have to spray hand sanitizers on myself and the kids several times a day. I’ve read that not all hand sanitizers are kid-safe. What would you recommend? – Ann in Bixby
A: Hand sanitizers can be a great way to prevent the spread of [...]
Q: I’m concerned about the chemicals in house cleaners. My husband says that if we’re not putting the chemicals in our mouths, then it doesn’t matter. Who’s right? Are there alternatives? – Denise in Owasso
A: Yes, chemicals in common household cleaners can make your family sick. When chemicals touch your skin, or when you [...]
Q: Help, I’m getting eaten alive by mosquitos! Is it safe to use DEET repellants? Are there alternatives that work?
– Peter in Tulsa
A: Don’t put anything on your skin that you wouldn’t put in your mouth; it does absorb. 48% of DEET is absorbed into the skin within 6 hours of applying it.
An animal study finds improvement in severity of Down Syndrome with supplementation of choline, a B vitamin. Choline is present in egg yolk, liver, nuts, broccoli, and cauliflower.
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Research is showing that cancer patients should strive for the same amount of exercise that is recommended for all people, even during treatment.
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