Category: Health

  • MacGyvering an allergy filter

    I’ve been hiding out a bit the past month or so, feeling kind of lousy but not sure why. At first I thought it was a cold, then I thought perhaps a sinus infection, and gradually as it refused to go away, I realized it is once again my long-time nemesis Mr. Allergy. It’s pretty […]

  • Pharmaceutical Rip-off

    I’ve been taking Claritin on and off now for probably three years. At first it was under prescription, and I paid about $10 each month, for 30 pills. When the meds became available over-the-counter, I tried a few other allergy med prescriptions, hoping to maintain that cheap price, but I couldn’t find anything that worked […]