With the flu season rearing its ugly head, below is a list of some natural preventive measures you can take to avoid getting or battling this year's bug better than most:
~ Washing hands prior to eating prevents germs from spreading. Many germs are picked up by touching door knobs in public places. Keeping your hands away from your face should be practiced if you can't get to a restroom to wash your hands. Keeping a small bottle of hand disinfectant within your reach can help.
~ Sneezing or coughing in your elbow helps prevent germs f...
We are getting close to Thanksgiving--the time of year when many people under-prepare and overindulge. What do I mean by under-prepare? Well, when faced with days of holiday enticements (candy, potato casseroles, pecan, pumpkin and apple pies, holiday wine) many people feel overwhelmed and lost without a game plan. You do NOT have to be one of these people! By identifying some of the holiday eating triggers, we can be prepared to handle the stress and manage to enjoy the Thanksgiving holiday without gaining weight.