Got a sore, itchy throat? According to a study published in Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine, researchers concluded that buckwheat honey works better than dextromethorphan (the active ingredient in store-bought cough syrup) at reducing the frequency and severity of coughing episodes for children. In the study, both the children AND THEIR PARENTS got more sleep with this …
Purple Drink, Cough Syrup Abuse
Purple DrinkPromethazine and Codeine containing cough syrup abuse has become popular in certain circles, especially in Houston and the South. Mixed with soft drinks ...
What to Do With Your Pill Bottles and Unused Pills
I have a lot of prescription bottles lying around with unused pills. Some from my wisdom teeth removal, others from a recent bout with food poisoning, and a couple for my creaky, inflamed joints.
This Recipe for Bourbon Cough Syrup is How Grandma Used to Fight Colds
You don't need to buy over-the-counter cough syrup from the pharmacy. This DIY cough syrup tastes so good you'll want to drink it even when you're not sick.
Chemists Explain Why You Probably Shouldn't Bother With Cough Syrup
Every year, people spend billions of dollars on cough syrup. But is it really effective? A new video by the American Chemical Society explains why most cough medicines don’t actually work as advertized.
What was found in this recalled baby cough syrup can cause infant vomiting or diarrhea
One lot of DG Health Naturals Baby Cough Syrup + Mucus, sent to Dollar General stores nationwide, recalled after Bacillus cereus /Bacillus circulans was found in some bottles. The bacteria can cause vomiting, diarrhea.
How To Make Homemade Cough Syrup To Soothe a Sore Throat And Get Rid of a Bad Cough
Natural cough remedies are a dime a dozen. And they’re a lot more effective than you think. In fact, according to the American College of Chest Physicians, many of the active ingredients in over-the-counter cough syrups are ineffective.
What’s in Children’s Cough Syrup?
Examine product labels and analyze all ingredients.
How to halt a cough-syrup addiction
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Can Cough Syrup Cause Tooth Decay?
Here we are in that time of year when coughs, colds, and flu symptoms can make our lives miserable.
Children's Cough Syrup Recall: What Parents Should Know
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Here's how to get rid of unused pain pills
A variety of drop off sites will be open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. for people who want to dispose of unused medication before it leads to abuse.
Here’s Why Iowa Police Chief Wants You to Drop Off Unused Pills Saturday, Plus Your Vaping Devices
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa -- Saturday will mark a first in the state: For the first time, Iowans can drop off vaping and electronic cigarette devices, along with their unused prescription drugs as part of National Prescription Drug Take Back Day. "Take back is a free, no questions asked opportunity," said Dale Woolery, director of the Governor's Office on Drug Control Policy.
Records obtained by Times reveal boy was kept in closets for three years before his death
Boy kept sedated with cough syrup for three years while mother said he was in Mexico, court records show
Should Ohio prevent kids from buying cough syrup? Lawmaker introduces bill
House Bill 9 would outlaw the sale of more than 100 common cough syrups to anyone under the age of 18.
Gabrielle Union Will School You On Natural Wines In This Amazing Video
“Anything that tastes like cough syrup from your youth is probably not going to be great for a night out.”
How to Calm a Cough: Drugstore Vs. Grandma
What is safer and more effective for battling coughs--Drugstore cough syrup or grandma's home remedies? You might be surprised.
Make Your Own Cough Drops, Plus 2 More DIY Cold Remedies
Ditch conventional cold medicine. Here are three all-natural DIY recipes for cough syrup, cough drops, and chest rub.
10 natural remedies using honey
From wound salve and cough syrup to dandruff cure, honey comes to the rescue to solve a variety of body issues.