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But Does It Work? Grape Juice & Stomach Bugs

This article has been updated and can be found here! If you have any more questions, don’t hesitate to leave a comment! So I’ve seen this one circulating across forums, support groups and blogs. It’s something that when I first read it I said, what in the world? There’s no way that works! The theory goes that if you drink a certain amount of pure grape juice after being exposed to someone with a stomach bug and prior to showing symptoms, it will destroy the virus at it’s source – your stomach – and keep you safe.

But Does It Work? Cure Your Emetophobia & Thrive, Part 1

As it turns out, I’m a pretty skeptical person. Chalk it up to my emetophobia and anxiety, but sometimes when I hear something that is too good to be true, I make this face that just screams, “Come on, really? There’s no way.” So, I think my skeptical thoughts shouldn’t be a surprise when I first heard about a book called Cure Your Emetophobia & Thrive from the people in my support group. Plus, my track record with emetophobia related books are not necessarily the best, so how could this one be any different?

But Does It Work? Coloring for Stress & Anxiety

I love to color. I own three coloring books, and way too many crayons, markers and colored pencils. For my birthday, my mom got me a coloring book and it was probably the best gift I had received in a very long time. So, as you can imagine when I first caught wind that coloring could be used as a way to reduce anxiety I was stoked. This meant I could color, as an adult, and say I had an actual health reason to be doing so. What could be better?