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 praises conservation mowing

RAVE to Seattle City Light for practicing conservation mowing along the Chief Sealth Trail during 2021. I run this trail daily, and the number of birds who call the wild grasses and flowers home and forage for food, along with insects and critters who also inhabit this area, is wonderful to see. As an added...