March 8, 2019

Home Remedy for Sinus Allergy Sufferers

This post is by Bernie Carr, apartmentprepper.com My allergies have started bothering me, with itchy, watery eyes, early morning congestion, sneezing, signaling the start of the fall allergy season. At my last physical check-up my doctor asked me if I’ve had any health issues bothering me, and I did mention my sinuses bother me every fall and spring.  I can always tell the seasons by my chronic sinus congestion.  I told him I already take antihistamines, but sometimes they don’t […]

Emergency Uses for Mouthwash

This post is by Bernie Carr, apartmentprepper.com Most households have mouthwash in their medicine cabinets so I thought it would be interesting to find emergency uses for this common item.  These uses are only for alcohol-based, sugar free mouthwash, such as Original Listerine. Itch Relief I had a really itchy mosquito bite that was really bothering me.  I ran out of itch spray, so I reached for a Q-tip, dipped it in Listerine and dabbed it on the bite.  Instant […]

This Home Remedy Helped Me Prevent a Cold

These past few days have been very busy and stressful. Two nights ago, I was feeling run down and had a sore throat. I felt I was catching a cold. I cannot afford to catch a cold and miss work, not to mention Thanksgiving. My brother had been telling me he avoided a cold by drinking two tablespoons of Bragg’s organic apple cider vinegar in a cup of water. When I first heard about it, I told him no way I’d drink is, it would be too nasty to hold down. Well this time I was motivated to try it. I did not have Bragg’s brand apple cider vinegar, but I did have a store brand apple cider vinegar. […]

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