Surprising Uses for Wine

Use wine for everyday household problems. Find out the different ways to use red wine in the kitchen, bathroom and even the garden.

Surprising Uses for Wine

It’s no secret that red wine reaps some powerful health benefits, as just a glass a day may help reduce the risk of heart disease and cancer. But it turns out red wine is also handy to solve everyday household problems, too. Find out the different ways to use red wine in the kitchen, bathroom and even the garden.

Cooking Substitute

Swapping red wine for heavy sauces or oil is a healthy, lighter alternative. A half a cup of oil has 950 calories, but the same amount of red wine only has 98 calories–saving you more than 850 calories!

Drowning: How to Respond

It's critical to get the person breathing again as soon as possible.

Drowning can happen quickly. Three children die every day from drowning, and most fatal incidents happen from lack of appropriate supervision. Every minute that passes is critical in saving them or preventing serious injury. Here's what to do if you see someone drowning and you need to help rescue them.

Call 911

You should alert emergency responders as soon as possible. If there are other people around, instruct someone to make the call. If you are alone, help the drowning person until you can give CPR for one minute and then call 911 yourself (then continue life-saving measures).

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