Many common ailments have extensive histories of “snake oil,” cures and treatments. Many so-called “treatments” are unhealthy, or even dangerous. Here are some old wives’ tales regarding the tick. The tick is a pest found around the globe. If they aren’t directly on us, they’re on our pets, in ourRead More →

Family vacations are supposed to offer relaxation. It’s a time to get-away, if only for a night or two, and shake off the worries we face daily. Before you kick back and relax in your hotel room, however, you might want to check under the bed. Sometimes it’s a mega-hotelRead More →