20 Weird (But Effective!) DIY Home Remedies [PICS]

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For years, the so-called health experts scoffed at the phrase "home remedies," dismissing many of these powerful old world cures as superstitious nonsense, old wives tales, or worse... In recent years, however, study after study shows that many of these old fashioned cures actually work, sometimes better than the drugs at the pharmacy and will far less side effects. Better … [Read more...]




12 Alternative Uses for Baking Soda

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We all know that baking soda keeps your refrigerator smelling fresh, and that it (combined with vinegar) is the driving force behind many a science fair volcano demonstration... But there are literally dozens of other practical applications for this hyper-useful powder beyond baking and science projects. In fact, baking soda is right up there with duct tape and WD40 when it … [Read more...]




20 Weird (But Effective!) DIY Home Remedies [PICS]

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For years, the so-called health experts scoffed at the phrase "home remedies," dismissing many of these powerful old world cures as superstitious nonsense, old wives tales, or worse... In recent years, however, study after study shows that many of these old fashioned cures actually work, sometimes better than the drugs at the pharmacy and will far less side effects. Better … [Read more...]




HUNTERS: This Weird “Sock Trick” Will Help You Mount a Trophy

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One of the keys to a successful deer hunt (most hunts, actually) is to make sure you don't alert your prey to your presence with your human odor. No, we're not trying to tell you that you stink. We are telling you that you do stink... to many game animals with much keener senses than humans. Apparently, the smell of a human hunter nearby sticks out like a sore thumb, so … [Read more...]




5 Ways to Remedy the Itch of Poison Ivy and its Evil Cousins

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The itchy rash that is left behind as evidence of exposure to poison ivy, sumac or oak is an extremely unpleasant experience. Scratching the itchy spots can cause them to rupture, and this will help the rash spread to other areas of your body. Therefore, you need to take immediate action to remedy the situation. What follows are 5 ways to remedy the itch of poison ivy and … [Read more...]




12 Alternative Uses for Baking Soda

bakingsoda

We all know that baking soda keeps your refrigerator smelling fresh, and that it (combined with vinegar) is the driving force behind many a science fair volcano demonstration... But there are literally dozens of other practical applications for this hyper-useful powder beyond baking and science projects. In fact, baking soda is right up there with duct tape and WD40 when it … [Read more...]