Buying Arthritis Supplements Online? A Warning

Buying dietary supplements online is easy and popular, but using Reumofan, a Mexican product marketed online to relieve arthritis and joint pain, can cause dangerous side effects, including liver injury, internal bleeding, stroke and death, the government warns. The Food and Drug Administration has been issuing warnings since 2012 that this so-called “natural” supplement actually contains three powerful prescription drug ingredients, including a corticosteroid that can affect blood sugar levels and impair the body’s ability to fight off infection, and …

Use ‘Slice’ to Keep Track of Online Shopping

I love discount online shopping. In fact, some days I worry Im addicted to it. Im a member of the popular deep discount members only?? clothing and home goods websitesGilt Groupe, Rue La La, Haute Look and One Kings Lane. I say members only?? with a smile, because anyone who signs up becomes a member. Every day, and twice a day during the holiday shopping season, these sites send me emails highlighting items that are discounted 50 percent or more. …

My Mother’s Day Gift Ideas: Cheap,Yet Priceless

Call me old fashioned,?? or just cheap.?? But theres definitely a wonderful connection between many old-school ways and frugality, even for those of us who didnt learn that by living through the Great Depression. I was struck by that fact yet again when I saw a survey from PriceGrabber.com, a leading online shopping site, about peoples anticipated shopping plans for Mothers Day. I guess the good news in terms of people not going too far overboard on spending …