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7 Easy Ways to Help Your Child Fend Off the Flu

Every parent knows that from September to June your household transforms into a walking petri dish that eventually becomes laden with snotty tissues and cough syrup. This leaves it up to you to nurse your family back to health -- but not without also falling sick yourself. It's the cold, hard truth of flu season and there's nothing you can do.Or is there?The truth is there are several ways you can, at the very least, help to protect against illness, regardless of your choice to vaccinate, and according to the Centre of Disease Control and Prevention these key steps are incredibly simple! For more insight on the influenza virus, we welcome you to check out the CDC site. 1. Avoid close contact We don't want to...

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Because you have better things to do.

You know the drill. Step One: Your child is sick. Yet somehow still has the capacity to fight you with every ounce of strength that they have left, refusing to take their medication. Step Two: You've tried everything under the sun. Chewable pills are too chalky, and easy to spit back up into hundreds of delightful, mucous covered pieces.  Liquid medicines are too thick, and apparently synthetic banana flavor isn't good. You're sick, just drink it for the love of all that is good!  Coated pills are daunting in size, and after coaxing them to chase it back with chocolate sauce for ten minutes, it's sat on their tongue too long and become bitter. If they had only taken it when you begged them to... At this point you...

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So, what the heck are Electrolytes?

You've heard of them, who hasn't? Lately, the term Electrolyte has almost become more popular than the flood of selfies featuring derrières and duck-faces across social media. Note, we said almost.They're a common go-to for post workout recovery. Often taken as a morning after solution among waves of self-contempt and nausea. They're especially used to help restore the body when experiencing flu-like symptoms for adults and children. But, a lot of people still don't know what electrolytes actually do when they're taking them. Just in case you're one of the many, or have managed to squeak by without hearing the term, here's a quick look at what you need to know: Salt, salt and more salt. Electrolytes are a fancy word for the essential salts that are needed for your...

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EMS World Expo Feedback

While at the EMS World Expo, Solves Strips® received some incredible reviews from many in the Healthcare sector. One of which, was Mr. Paul Feaster, Director of EMS, on Solves Strips® aspirin 81 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iqK86AAfKPQ&feature=youtu.be

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