12 Healthy Herbs for Home Cures

Tired of trying to decode drugstore labels? Check out these herbs that can help with ailments from congestion to indigestion.

12 Healthy Herbs for Home Cures

Tired of trying to decode drugstore labels? You may already have a natural remedy (without the chemicals found in some over-the-counter cures) in your pantry. Check out these 12 herbs that may help you with ailments from congestion to indigestion. Plus, find out the one super herb that may help you combat acne, diabetes and even cancer.

Rose


Rose petal preserves may help alleviate the symptoms of PMS by reducing irritability and menstrual cramps. Inhaled from a diffuser, rose oil can be used to soothe allergies or asthma, calm anger, alleviate depression, help with headaches, and lighten feelings of resentment, jealousy and grief.

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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