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LiceGuard® Shampoo: Can it Wash Away Your Lice?

Have you, a friend, or loved one ever had a lice infestation and been overcome with a sense of impending doom to the point where you’re holding the razor and ready to shave your head? Well, LiceGuard® claims they may be able to help with that. There are many treatment options out there similar to…Read Full Post

Neti Pot or Neti Not? Our take on Nasal Irrigation

It is very likely that you have experienced the discomfort of a stuffed-up nose, and you are not alone.  Approximately 10% to 20% of the global population suffers from allergic rhinitis1 which is an allergic reaction causing itchy watery eyes, increased mucous production (runny nose), and nasal congestion. Allergic rhinitis is a major culprit that…Read Full Post

Rub-A535 Review: Ingredients, Side Effects, and How Well It Works

Rub A535 is a rubefacient used for the relief of muscle pain. Its 3 medicinal ingredients –  Methyl Salicylate, Camphor, and Capsaicin – aim to increase blood circulation, reducing pain caused from overuse of muscles. Manufactured by the Canadian company Church & Dwight, it’s been relieving pain since 1919. Rub A535 Antiphlogistine has been used…Read Full Post

Cromolyn® Eye Drops: iDrop with Cromolyn®

What is seasonal ‘allergic conjunctivitis’? It is basically fancy way to say your conjunctiva (layer of your eye that covers the white part) is inflamed due to an allergy! Many people experience swollen, itchy, or watery eyes during certain seasons of the year. These symptoms may be present with a runny, congested nose, or an…Read Full Post

New-Skin Liquid Bandage®: Are Liquid Bandages the Way to Cover Wounds?

New-Skin Liquid Bandage® is an alternative to the conventional bandage that can be found at the majority of drugstores. It is a liquid formulation bandage that is brushed onto minor wounds such as cuts or sores to protect them from infection. The liquid is left to dry in order to form a seal which is…Read Full Post

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