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Tape this inside your medicine cabinet! April 10, 2006

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Did You Know That? Drinking two glasses of Gatorade can relieve headache pain almost immediately — without the unpleasant side effects caused by tradition! al "pain relievers."

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  • Did you know that Colgate toothpaste makes an excellent salve for burns.
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  • Before you head to the drugstore for a high-priced inhaler filled with mysterious chemicals, try chewing on a couple of curiously strong Altoids peppermints. They'll clear up your stuffed nose.
  •  
  • Achy muscles from a bout of the flu? Mix 1 Tablespoon of horseradish in 1 cup of olive oil. Let the mixture sit for 30 minutes, then apply it as a massage oil, for instant relief for aching muscles.
  •  
  • Sore throat? Just mix 1/4 cup of vinegar with 1/4 cup of honey and take 1 tablespoon six times a day. The vinegar kills the bacteria.
  •  
  • Cure urinary tract infections with Alka-Seltzer Just dissolve two tablets in a glass of water and drink it at the onset of the symptoms. Alka-Seltzer begins eliminating urinary tract infections almost instantly — even though the product w! as never been advertised for this use. (Note :
  • Alka-Seltzer Plus Cold Medicine is not the same..and contains aspirin, which can cause stomach bleeding if you have u! lcers.)
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  • Honey remedy for skin blemishes .. Cover the blemish with a!
  • dab of honey and place a Band-Aid over it. Honey kills the bacteria, keeps the skin sterile, and speeds healing. Works overnight.
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  • Listerine < /I> therapy for toenail fungus … Get rid of unsightly toenail fungus by soaking your toes in Listerine mouthwash. The powerful antiseptic leaves your toenails looking healthy again.
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  • Easy eyeglass protection .. To prevent the screws in eyeglasses from loosening, apply a small drop of Maybelline Crystal Clear nail polish to the threads of the screws before tightening them.
  •  
  • Coca-Cola cure for rust .. Forget those expensive rust removers. Just saturate an abrasive sponge with Coca Cola and scrub the rust stain. The phosphoric acid in the coke is what gets the job done.
  •  
  • Cleaning liquid that doubles as bug killer .. If menacing bees, wasps, hornets, or yellow jackets get in your home and you can't find the insectic! ide, try a spray of Formula 409 . Insects drop to the ground instantly.
  •  
  • Smart splinter remover …just pour a drop of Elmer's Glue-All over the splinter, let dry, and peel the dried glue off the skin. The splinter sticks to the dried glue.
  •  
  • Hunt's tomato paste boil cure ….cover the boil with Hunt's tomato paste as a compress. The acids from the tomatoes soothe the pain and bring the boil to a head.
  •  
  • Balm for broken blisters ..To disinfect a broken blister, dab on a few drops of Listerine … a powerful antiseptic.
  •  
  • Heinz vinegar to heal bruises .. Soak a cotton ball in white vinegar and apply it to the bruise for 1 hour. The vinegar reduces the blueness and speeds up the healing process.
  •  
  • Kills fleas instantly Dawn dish washing liquid does the trick. Add a few drops to your dog's bath and shampoo the animal thoroughly. Rinse well to avoid skin irritations.
  • Goodbye fleas.
  •  
  • Rainy day cure for dog odor .. Next time your dog comes in from the rain, simply wipe down the animal with Bounce or any dryer sheet, instantly making your dog smell springtime fresh.
  •  
  • Eliminate ear mites .. All i! t takes is a few drops of Wesson corn oil in your cat's ear. Massage it in, then clean with a cotton ball. Repeat daily for 3 days. The oil soothes the cat's skin, smothers the mites, and accelerates healing.
  •  
  • Quaker Oats for fast pain relief ….It's not for breakfast anymore! Mix 2 cups of Quaker Oats and 1 cup of water in a bowl and warm in the microwave for 1 minute, cool slightly, and apply the mixture to your hands for soothing relief from arthritis pain.
  • Tape this inside medicine cabinet
  •  
  • Did You Know That? Drinking two glasses of Gatorade can relieve headache pain almost immediately — without the unpleasant side effects caused by tradition! al "pain relievers."
  •  
  • Did you know that Colgate toothpaste makes an excellent salve for burns.
  •  
  • Before you head to the drugstore for a high-priced inhaler filled with mysterious chemicals, try chewing on a couple of curiously strong Altoids peppermints. They'll clear up your stuffed nose.
  •  
  • Achy muscles from a bout of the flu? Mix 1 Tablespoon of horseradish in 1 cup of olive oil. Let the mixture sit for 30 minutes, then apply it as a massage oil, for instant relief for aching muscles.
  •  
  • Sore throat? Just mix 1/4 cup of vinegar with 1/4 cup of honey and take 1 tablespoon six times a day. The vinegar kills the bacteria.
  •  
  • Cure urinary tract infections with Alka-Seltzer Just dissolve two tablets in a glass of water and drink it at the onset of the symptoms. Alka-Seltzer begins eliminating urinary tract infections almost instantly — even though the product w! as never been advertised for this use. (Note :
  • Alka-Seltzer Plus Cold Medicine is not the same..and contains aspirin, which can cause stomach bleeding if you have u! lcers.)
  •  
  • Honey remedy for skin blemishes .. Cover the blemish with a!
  • dab of honey and place a Band-Aid over it. Honey kills the bacteria, keeps the skin sterile, and speeds healing. Works overnight.
  •  
  • Listerine < /I> therapy for toenail fungus … Get rid of unsightly toenail fungus by soaking your toes in Listerine mouthwash. The powerful antiseptic leaves your toenails looking healthy again.
  •  
  • Easy eyeglass protection .. To prevent the screws in eyeglasses from loosening, apply a small drop of Maybelline Crystal Clear nail polish to the threads of the screws before tightening them.
  •  
  • Coca-Cola cure for rust .. Forget those expensive rust removers. Just saturate an abrasive sponge with Coca Cola and scrub the rust stain. The phosphoric acid in the coke is what gets the job done.
  •  
  • Cleaning liquid that doubles as bug killer .. If menacing bees, wasps, hornets, or yellow jackets get in your home and you can't find the insectic! ide, try a spray of Formula 409 . Insects drop to the ground instantly.
  •  
  • Smart splinter remover …just pour a drop of Elmer's Glue-All over the splinter, let dry, and peel the dried glue off the skin. The splinter sticks to the dried glue.
  •  
  • Hunt's tomato paste boil cure ….cover the boil with Hunt's tomato paste as a compress. The acids from the tomatoes soothe the pain and bring the boil to a head.
  •  
  • Balm for broken blisters ..To disinfect a broken blister, dab on a few drops of Listerine … a powerful antiseptic.
  •  
  • Heinz vinegar to heal bruises .. Soak a cotton ball in white vinegar and apply it to the bruise for 1 hour. The vinegar reduces the blueness and speeds up the healing process.
  •  
  • Kills fleas instantly Dawn dish washing liquid does the trick. Add a few drops to your dog's bath and shampoo the animal thoroughly. Rinse well to avoid skin irritations.
  • Goodbye fleas.
  •  
  • Rainy day cure for dog odor .. Next time your dog comes in from the rain, simply wipe down the animal with Bounce or any dryer sheet, instantly making your dog smell springtime fresh.
  •  
  • Eliminate ear mites .. All i! t takes is a few drops of Wesson corn oil in your cat's ear. Massage it in, then clean with a cotton ball. Repeat daily for 3 days. The oil soothes the cat's skin, smothers the mites, and accelerates healing.
  •  
  • Quaker Oats for fast pain relief ….It's not for breakfast anymore! Mix 2 cups of Quaker Oats and 1 cup of water in a bowl and warm in the microwave for 1 minute, cool slightly, and apply the mixture to your hands for soothing relief from arthritis pain.
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Comments»

1. Markus - June 24, 2006

hi
i found your site looking for a healing remedy for a nail fungus…
i am currently soaking my big toe in a listerine knock off.
it feels wierd and smells but i am determined.

thanks for your ideas…
i am going to keep this list for future reference.

ciao
~m

2. kwc - July 13, 2006

rrrr

3. pantene shampoo or loreal sample - March 2, 2007

no shampoo works better than pantene shampoo
loreal is ok
garnier is alright but pantene is the best

4. new wive’s tale « overthink it later - August 1, 2007

[…] seems to make sense.  what germs *wouldn’t* listerine kill, right?  apparently, she’s not the only one that’s heard […]

5. ToeNailsFungus - December 13, 2007

Hi, you have a nice blog and useful information. Perhaps you can visit my new site http://www.toe-nails-fungus.com too. Hope you enjoy. Thks. 🙂

6. pam - December 16, 2007

pantene shampoo has a toxic chemical in it..forgot the name…bad for the scalp..gets into your bloodstream..do your reasearch
i got rid of mine..

7. Skin Fungus - Index - April 30, 2008

Why inhumane? Your cat” s claw is not a toenail. It is actually closely adhered to the bone. So closely adhered that to remove the claw, the last bone of your the cat” s claw has to be removed. Declawing is actually an amputation of the last joint of your cat” s‘ toes’. When the end digit, including the claw is removed, the sensory and motor nerves are cut, damaged and destroyed. They do not repair themselves or grow back for many months. Following the surgery there is a wooden lack of feeling, then a…

8. Cindy - July 8, 2009

I’ve been a pet groomer for over a decade and I’d like to point out that, while use of these products on dogs may work, they are damaging to their skin. I would never reccomend using them. On a side note, to get rid of lice one can use flea/tick shampoo, being that fleas and lice are close cousins. It contains the same ingredients but is much less expensive.

9. treatments for nail fungus - January 4, 2011

I discovered your blog last week and started follow your posts religiously. I have not commented on any blog just yet but I was thinking I would love to. It’s really exciting to actually contribute to post, It was nice and easy on the eyes and great content too.

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