Wellness

Remedy for under-breast rash set off airport alarm

In this week's People's Pharmacy, a reader who used a popular reader remedy for an under-breast rash — zinc oxide cream — tells of setting off metal detectors with the cream. The likely culprit? The zinc itself, or perhaps glycerin. Here's the deal.

Rant & Rave

Rant and Rave: Reader annoyed by the mispronunciation of ‘W’

RAVE to the driver ahead of me who paid for my drink in the Starbucks drive-thru line. I was caught off guard, so didn’t think to pay for the person behind me, but as soon as I got home, I made a monetary donation to Old Dog Haven. Thank you for making my rainy morning...