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Spider Veins in Younger Women How to Deal with them

Spider Veins in Younger Women How to Deal with them

Contrary to popular belief, spider veins and varicose veins are not problems exclusive to the elderly. As soon as you pass your 20s, there’s a possibility of developing spider veins and, sometimes, even teenagers may see a few of these appear. However, spider veins are not as unsightly or as problematic as varicose veins, fortunately,(…)

What To Do When Faced With Depression

What To Do When Faced With Depression

It is estimated that as many as 19 million Americans suffer from depression and if you yourself don’t have direct experience of it yourself then you almost certainly know somebody who does. Depression can affect anyone at any age and there is still a lot of misunderstanding about the nature of the illness, as well(…)

Colgate’s New Toothbrush Encourages Kids to Take Charge

Colgate’s New Toothbrush Encourages Kids to Take Charge

It’s back to school time which means shopping for school supplies and new clothes.  Don’t’ forget about those items that will also make the daily routine of getting ready for school.  How about items that kids can use to pack their lunch or brush their teeth, and not skimp on the time they should be(…)

Remove Tea Stains From Your Teeth

Remove Tea Stains From Your Teeth

I am a serial tea drinker. There I admit it. I love it unsweetened and drink about a gallon a day. For me, it replaces water and soft drinks. The only problem is the staining of my teeth. I’ve tried so many “remedies” for this issue that quite honestly, I finally just wrote it off(…)

Colgate Optic White for a Radiant Smile

Colgate Optic White for a Radiant Smile

My daughter just got her braces off – just in time for Senior pictures.  Yes, we planned it that way.  While she brushed her teeth two – three times daily, I noticed a yellowing that occurred while she had her braces.  Now that those are gone, she really wanted to work on whitening her teeth(…)

Bug Band to the Rescue for Summer Fun

Bug Band to the Rescue for Summer Fun

It’s summer and we spend more time outside this time of year.  It’s also horse show season which means we are at farms, horse parks and in a lot of places where there are a lot of bugs.  I am not a fan of bug spray – I don’t like the smell or the feel(…)