Beat the Winter Blues
January, February, and March can be difficult months when you live in a cold northern climate. Some folks fly south, whereas others crank the heat, blast a humidifier, and make tropical drinks with tiny umbrellas to feel like they’ve flown south! But the rest of us are left trying to make the best of the cold and ice. Some people experience more than their share of sadness, low energy, irritability, and fatigue in the winter months. This is a variant of depression called Seas
What flu season??
The flu season brings dozens of new viruses to be exposed to our immune system every year. These viruses can spread like wild fire through schools, work, and those germ factories known as day cares! Kids' immune systems are getting exposed to these viruses for the first time, so it's normal for them to bring home a few colds every year as they build up their natural immunity. However, it doesn't hurt to be proactive in your home and workplace to help reduce the number of cold
The cold is here and the colds are coming!
Cold and flu season is fast approaching with the start of our chilly season. Calling it a season almost makes it sound like a pleasant, happy event – like the holiday season, or ‘chocolate season’ as some folks call the Halloween – Easter months ;) But cold and flu season is a dreaded time of year. Most colds and flus are minor viral infections that the vast majority of people heal from completely, thanks to our extremely intelligent immune systems. However, the discomfort of