It’s that time of year where germs are ever present and your chance of coming down with a cold or taking a “sick day” increases. As adults, sick days are never fun. But for our little ones? It’s even worse! Luckily pediatric doctor Dr. Nina Shapiro and microbiologist Dr. Charles Gerba share their expertise on how to survive sick days, and how to get your kids back back to themselves when germs cause those Sick Just Got Real™ moments. But let’s chat about the germs in your child’s school and out in the community where they play…
Here on the East Coast our summer so far is BRUTAL! So when that time of the month comes where I’m grumpy and craving chocolate, I know I don’t exactly feel my “freshest” in the heat. Now I know this isn’t the most popular topic we like to chat about. We all like to think that we are always ‘fresh as a daisy.’ But I know, and you know, we’ve all had those moments of feeling like we need to crawl into the shower and get clean ASAP. Luckily, thanks to Summer’s Eve ®, my “freshness” is the last thing I have to think about when I’m out enjoying summer!
In my life, I’ve been fortunate to be able to travel abroad and see the world. Unfortunately this is not a luxury had by all, and very often, those who do travel, usually only visit well-known destinations. At times, people are worried to leave their comfort zone, and this can be a huge mistake. Now when I say “mistake”, I don’t just mean missing an opportunity to experience new cultures and new places, but also missing the chance to do something beneficial for your health.
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Ever have those days where you just need to find the best way to release your stress? For me, I like to run. Yes, running is actually a huge stress reliever! It’s actually something I look forward to doing and I even get excited about races. Did you know that winter is actually one of the most popular times to start training for a marathon? Many marathons start in the spring, and to go the distance, you should always train your body. I have many friends who are starting their training next month, so I thought why not create a gift basket for my runner friends to help them jump start their training journey.
When think about what to put in the baskets, typical gifts like socks and blister protection jumped to mind. However I thought why not add something as a treat to enjoy for when they finish training sessions? I recently was at Sam’s Club and discovered these amazingly delicious goodnessknows® snack squares. At only 150 calories a serving, I knew this was the perfect snack to add to the baskets. Why not use a little goodnessknows® to achieve greatness, such as completing a marathon?
This is a guest post in partnership with SuWit Muay Thai.
Thailand is a country in Southeast Asia and a top travel destination! When you look at the fact that there are so many interesting places in Thailand, this aspect has helped the country remain on the top lists of best travel destinations for years! One of the most interesting and exciting places in Thailand to visit is Phuket Island, which is the largest island.
There are so many activities that you can do in Phuket that it will definitely take more than just one holiday to check out everything offered. While a vast majority of people who travel to Phuket want to visit some of the beautiful beaches around, they also want to see the stunning nature of Thailand in many of the parks located there. Hiking, trekking, swimming, diving, beach activities are just a few of the experiences there that will bring positive impact to your health.