How to Adjust to Higher Altitudes

How to Adjust to Higher Altitudes With summer getting into full swing, it’s time to venture up to mountains and other higher elevations for vacations of all sorts. But the higher you get, the more your body hates it. Here’s what to expect before you hit those higher altitudes. Adjusting to high altitudes (around 5000 feet above sea level and up) is all about acclimatization, but it takes your body days (or even weeks) to fully>>>

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IF YOU ARE FEELING DOWN, KIDS COMMENTS ALWAYS BRING A LAUGH

IF YOU ARE FEELING DOWN, KIDS COMMENTS ALWAYS BRING A LAUGH   IF YOU ARE FEELING DOWN, KIDS COMMENTS ALWAYS BRING A LAUGH Q: Name the four seasons. A: Salt, pepper, mustard and vinegar.    Q: Explain one of the processes by which water can be made safe to drink.   A: Flirtation makes water safe to drink because it removes large pollutants like grit, sand, dead sheep and canoeists. Q: How is dew formed?>>>

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FUNKY FACTS

FUNKY FACTS In the 1400’s a law was set forth that a man was not allowed to beat his wife with a stick any thicker than his thumb.  Hence we have “the rule of thumb”. Many years ago in Scotland, a new game was invented. It was ruled “Gentlemen Only…Ladies Forbidden”…and thus the word GOLF entered into the English language. The first couple to be shown in bed together on prime time TV were Fred>>>

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Who’s the Boss?

    WHO’S THE BOSS?    All the organs of the body were having a meeting, trying to decide who was the one in charge ‘I should be in charge,’ said the brain , ‘Because I run all the body’s systems, so without me nothing would happen.’ ‘I should be in charge,’ said the blood , ‘Because I circulate oxygen all over so without me you’d all waste away.’ ‘I should be in charge,’ said the stomach>>>

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