Chewing gum for heartburn
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Sugarless gum can alleviate symptoms of gastroesophageal reflux disease, found a Wake Forest University study. The act of chewing gum produces more saliva, which reduces acidity in your stomach to help it settle. For long term relief, try these natural remedies for heartburn.
Credit card for bee stings
Few things are more terrifying than being stuck in a car with a bee, but if it stings, you don’t need tweezers, which could actually inject more venom into your body when you grab the stinger. Instead, gently scrape it out using a credit card.