BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Powerful opioid painkillers like OxyContin, Vicodin and fentanyl have become a significant part of Idaho's medical landscape over the last decade, with doctors issuing enough opioid prescriptions last year to put the drugs in the hands of three out of four Idahoans.
It seems like a lot of people are exchanging medicine in their medicine cabinets for essential oils. Pepto Bis-mo is being exchanged for Frankincense and Lemon Oil. Spider bits are being taken care of with Lavender Oils and parents are sending their kids to school with Peppermint Oil to keep them alert and awake in school.
My poor little boys are sick and while I understand that all kids get sick it is still terrible to watch them be sick. I am positive that they have a 24 to 36 hour bug. The main system is a very high fever. Nine times out of ten Aspirin or Ibuprofen will lower a fever but yesterday afternoon I was having very little luck with any medicine.
I think it is safe to say that Monday's tend to give all of us headaches, and if your like me you will do anything to get rid of them a list from iVillage.com of five more headache triggers, and how to treat them.
#1.) Hunger. You've probably heard that some foods can cause migraines . . . like chocolate, caffeine, and certain kinds of cheese.
Imagine losing the ability to walk. Imagine losing said ability for over 20 years.
Now, imagine the kind of elation you'd feel if an invention came along that made it possible for you to walk again.
That's exactly how the man in this video felt after using the ReWalk ExoSkeleton robot. Designed by Argo Medical Technologies Ltd., the robot is a lightweight brace device that attaches to your legs an