24 November 2015 07:03
From the first feast in 1621 to 1863 Thanksgiving was not an holiday. President Abraham Lincoln proclaimed a national Thanksgiving Day to be held in November. He wanted to give thanks for “general blessings”. Many people will be traveling to visit friends and family. There will be parades, football games, family dinners and of course pumpkin pie. As we look to the holiday this week, let us remember and give thanks for this great country.
11 November 2015 07:28
The 2015-2016 flu season has arrived. How can you protect your family from getting the flu. It is recommended by the CDC that everyone 6 months and older should get a flu shot vaccine. Vaccination is very important for people at high risk for serious flu complications. The vaccine is available at your doctor’s office. Physicians & Surgeons, M.D. It is possible to get the flu even if you have been vaccinated. It takes about two weeks for the antibodies to provide protection. Check with a pharmacist for any over the counter medications that might help if you with the flu symptoms. Pharmacies. Look into your health coverage for benefits about preventive care, Insurance-Health Care. There are several ways to administer the vaccine which include intramuscular, intradermal, jet injector and nasal spray vaccine.
10 November 2015 12:16
It is the time of the year to think about winterizing your home. Start with the furnace, just like an automobile, the furnace needs a tune-up. It is best to have a professional do the work. Furnaces Heating, Heaters-Sales & Service. The windows in your home can be a source of energy loss. Replacement or repair is always a good idea to investigate, Windows-Repair & Installation, Windows Replacement. Check the water heater for proper function and look for leaks Water Heaters Repair and Service, Plumbing Contractors. Choose the right contractor to do any work that you are unable or unwilling to perform. Ask potential contractors about their experience and for references. Remember, there are rules on that certain work that must be performed by a certified contractor. Building Contractors, Remodeling & Repairing Building Contractors.