The Most Popular Oral Decongestants Are No Better Than Snake Oil

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Who would have guessed that many popular oral decongestants are worse than snake oil?  Certainly not me.  Do The Most Popular Cold Medicines Work? But, it turns out that the most popular over-the-counter cold medicines do not work, and may be harmful to your health.   According to recent FDA panel findings, the most popular oral…

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Coins Are Placed on the Graves of Former Soldiers

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If you ever go to a cemetery, you will most likely see coins on top of some gravestones.   But has anyone ever explained to you why people leave coins and what they mean?  Where did the tradition of leaving coins on a gravestone originate? The tradition of leaving coins on gravestones has been around…

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Somehow Florida’s Hospitals are Getting Worse

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Florida, with its sunny beaches and vibrant communities, is a dream destination for many. But is it the right place for high-quality healthcare? Let’s take a deep dive. Remember my email from last year about the US News and World Report hospital rankings?   A year ago I highlighted concerns about Florida’s healthcare system, emphasizing its…

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Misdiagnosis Happens Every Day!

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I am neither a funeral director nor a medical professional.  I am just a lawyer who is the part owner of a group of funeral homes who writes to you occasionally.  What I’ve Learned Since entering the funeral business, I have learned that medical malpractice through misdiagnosis occurs daily and kills thousands yearly. Not surprisingly,…

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What To Say or Not To Say When A Friend Has A Loss

Do you have a good friend who has experienced a loss? What should you say or not say in order to bring them comfort?

When a person is enveloped by grief, the words we choose can be a beacon of comfort. The art of expressing condolences mandates thoughtfulness and authentic intentions to assuage the pain. This comprehensive guide elucidates strategies for delicately handling diverse scenarios, including the loss of a parent, child, or beloved spouse. Subtlety and Sincerity: The…

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Air B&B Rentals Have Hidden Cameras

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It isn’t easy to constantly think up exciting topics to email you about.   I read hundreds of articles weekly and select the ones that catch my attention.  After additional research, I try to summarize what I have learned and then email you.   Hotel Owners Plant Hidden Cameras In Rooms So, imagine my surprise when I…

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There Are No Good Uses For Dryer Lint

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A few days ago, I was emailed an article that suggested dryer lint is a hidden source of value.  The article stated that if we only make a little effort to recycle our dryer lint, we can save a ton of money.  The article suggested recycling dryer lint as filler in craft projects, dog beds,…

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What Does The Bible Say About Cremation?

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As cremation becomes more popular, many people are asking “What does the Bible say about cremation?” More Cremations Happen Than Burial More than half of all Americans select cremation over traditional burial, and the proportion of families selecting cremation keeps increasing yearly.  The reason so many people choose cremation is obvious: cremation is less expensive…

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Free Burial for Veterans

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This comprehensive guide provides key details about interment and entombment at the South Florida National Cemetery. The Cemetery is located at 6501 S. State Road 7, Lake Worth, FL 33449.  You can get more information by calling (561) 649-6489. Is the VA Cemetery in Lake Worth Nice? Yes, it is.  The South Florida National Cemetery…

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Dog’s Are Bucking The Trend

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Hold on to your leashes, folks, because we’ve got some pawsitively mind-boggling news about our four-legged friends. Dogs Have Larger Brains Now Than Before Recent research reveals that dogs are evolving and now have larger brains than their ancestors. Hungarian and Swedish scientists have unleashed a surprising finding: our beloved canines are becoming brainier.  It…

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