By: Terry Graedon August 29, 2016 4 Comments
    How to Ease the Pain of a Jellyfish Sting

    There are many home remedies for a jellyfish sting, but medical authorities are skeptical about most of them. Often, there has been little or no research on the effectiveness of a remedy. Some popular…

    By: Terry Graedon June 16, 2014 3 Comments
    Home Remedies Can Help Ease Hot Weather Health H…

    Summertime offers wonderful opportunities for exercise and adventure. Getting outside with family and friends for a picnic or cookout is a wonderful tradition. Hiking, biking, swimming and playing ten…

    By: Terry Graedon July 30, 2012 2 Comments
    Lifeguards Count on Vinegar Against Jellyfish St…

    Q. Life guards at Daytona Beach use a remedy for man-o-war stings that you should know about. Spray on white vinegar, scrape the stings with the edge of a credit card to get the barbs out, then run ho…

    By: Terry Graedon April 18, 2011 7 Comments
    Meat Tenderizer for Stings

    Q. I grew up on the Chesapeake Bay. We would swim in the bay every summer as kids. We all got stung by jellyfish. You didn't cry to your mama; you just put some meat tenderizer on the sting and you we…