Rubbing Alcohol Uses

Rubbing alcohol is traditionally used as a disinfectant, but it has many benefits that you may never have considered. Here are 11 health benefits of rubbing alcohol:

1. Eliminate ticks. The key with ticks is to remove them as soon as possible. The Huffington Post recommends dabbing a cotton ball with rubbing alcohol and rubbing it around the tick. When the area is well treated, use tweezers to remove the dangerous bug.

2. Soothe mosquito bites. See how rubbing alcohol and other household products can accomplish this by watching the video below:

Government Shut Down Information

Governor’s office statement on potential federal government shutdown


SALT LAKE CITY (Jan. 19, 2018) – Gov. Gary R. Herbert’s Deputy Chief of Staff Paul Edwards has issued the following statement in regard to a potential federal government shutdown:  


We urge members of the United States Senate to resolve their differences and keep the federal government functioning. We also urge them to fund the Children’s Health Insurance Program, on which nearly 20,000 Utah children depend.


Russell M. Nelson Becomes 17th Prophet of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints

On Sunday, January 14, 2018, President Russell M. Nelson, age 93, was sustained and set apart in the Salt Lake Temple as the 17th prophet of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.  The new leader of more than 16 million members was full of smiles as he eagerly greeted journalists and members of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles in a live broadcast Tuesday.

President Dallin H. Oaks, age 85, has been called as 1st counselor with 84-year-old President Henry B. Eyring as 2nd counselor in the First Presidency.  This is the Church’s highest governing body.

Does the Constitution Matter Anymore?

A newspaper editor recently wrote of the difficulty in finding a columnist expressing the constitutional viewpoint. I was impressed that he was making his way through the Federalist Papers and considered it a good read.  Probably not one in twenty today can identify what it is or how it came about.  

Book Review: Under the Same Sky

All of us, at one time or another, have felt hungry—even hangry. That’s the term you might use when you’re past hunger and you become angry or grumpy. I’ve been there, felt that; and I know many of you have too!

9 Scientific Ways to Fix Most Common Sleep Problems

Trouble sleeping at night? Whether its stress, body pain, or a shiny blue screen keeping you up, not getting those 7-9 recommended hours of shut-eye can throw off your entire day. Thanks to the awesome power of science, however, we now know some easy ways to tweak our sleeping habits that can remedy the nine most common problems people face.

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