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Should healthy women skip annual pelvic exams?

A controversial recommendation last year by the American College of Physicians, which represents the nation’s internists, strongly urged that doctors stop routinely performing the invasive exam on women without symptoms and who are not pregnant.

‘it behooves consumers to make an informed choice. “Women should not be bullied by their doctors” into having an exam, but should make the decision that best suits their circumstances”

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Great suggestions to help beat the flu without antibiotics.  Nine DIY home remedies to beat the flu even during an epidemic.

I also love this recipe:

Flu juice

  • Juice of 6 lemons
  • 3 Cups pineapple juice (pure, no sugar)
  • 1 bulb of garlic
  • 2 T grated ginger (I use a bit more, at least a thumb sized piece)
  • 2 T honey
  • 1/4 t cayenne pepper

Blend it all up and drink a cup ever few hours.



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