The Weekly Diversion!

State Side Allergies

American children born outside of the Unite States are 48% less likely to have asthma, eczema, hay fever, food allergies and other allergic conditions than American children born in the United States.    

Who Texts When they Drive?

An AT&T survey shows that almost half of adults report texting while driving, but only 43% of teens (age 15-19).

Reduce Risk of Stroke with Olive Oil

People who add olive oil to their daily diet reduced their risk of ischemic stroke by 41%

Fourth of July Treat for Everyone!

Stained Glass Jello stars     Ingredients 2 envelopes of unflavored gelatin 4 boxes of Jello in red and blue 1 14 Ounce can of sweetened condensed milk Preparation Step 1: For each flavor, dissolve one box of Jello in one cup of boiling water. Step 2: Pour into a square container, about 6 inches, and chill […]

More Airplane Seating!

Airlines are adding more seats to the airplane! Where did they find the extra space? Well you may want to think twice about using the restroom, the extra space is coming from a redesigned and slightly smaller airline lavatory.

Reduce your Water Bill!

Tips to Conserve Water and Reduce Your Water Bill! Place a full two-liter bottle in the back of your toilet to reduce the amount of water needed to fill the tank. Fixing a leaking toilet tank can save up to 1,000 gallons of water a month. Test for a leak by putting food coloring in […]

National Doughnut Day!!!

The Weekly Diversion! Who’s ready for National Doughnut Day?? Keep a look-out for free doughnuts from local retailers on Friday, and in the mean time we invite you to rejoice in the glory of these epic doughnut creations!     Strawberry Margarita Donut – Psycho Donuts : filled with real tequila pastry cream, topped with […]

Superfoods for the Male Brain!

The Weekly Diversion! Superfoods for the Male Brain! Salmon is high in omega-3 fatty acids which reduce brain inflammation that can impair the transmission of nerve signals and increase the risk of Alzheimer’s and Dementia. Eggs are high in protein and vitamin B-12 which can reduce age-related brain shrinkage and improve cognitive function. Sesame Seeds […]

Superfoods for the Female Brain!

The Weekly Diversion! Superfoods for the Female Brain! Chickpeas increase the brains production of serotonin. Serotonin is a neurotransmitter that helps you relax and feel less worried, and the female brain produces less of it than the male brain. Sweet Potatoes are high in vitamin C and fiber, don’t raise blood sugar as quickly as […]

Just Glue It!

 The Weekly Diversion! Studies have shown that lacerations treated with a skin tissue glue rather than stitches were closed faster and with less pain. The glued cuts heal just as well, don’t leave track marks, and don’t have to be removed – the glue flakes off after a few weeks when the laceration is healed!