Long ago, everybody had to buy the same color of Band-Aids. That's because they used to come in only one color. Johnson & Johnson manufactured only the soft pink item in 1920. The New Brunswick, New Jersey company has sold billions of the rose colored product worldwide over the years, with about 62 percent of all Band-Aid sales in the United States.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)is the national public health institute for the United States. It is in the business of keeping consumers healthy and safe. Most of the time, the advice is accepted by the public without hesitation. At other times, the CDC gives advice that is hard to believe. For example, the CDC recently advised consumers on social media not to wash raw chicken before cooking.
Some seniors would be surprised to find out that there are many free and discounted items and services available to them. Many seniors have no idea they could be getting discounts at restaurants, department stores, hotels, national parks, public transportation and even on their mortgage. However, seniors must ask if these discounts are available because most of the time they are not advertised.
There are so many different award shows on television that it is hard keeping up with all of them. Some people don't know who the award show honors until it is aired.
If you love pancakes, January 28 is the day to eat as many stacks as you want. If you love blueberry pancakes, you have another reason to indulge. Many people love pancakes, and they have a favorite. However, people around the country are celebrating with blueberry pancakes. That's because it is National Blueberry Pancake Day. Some restaurants offer free or discounted pancakes if you order blueberry pancakes on its national day.
Every year on January 27th, people around the country celebrate National Chocolate Cake Day. Almost everyone loves chocolate cake because it is so delicious. It has been the most popular cake since Pillsbury introduced the flavor in 1948. Before then, there were only a few flavors of cake mixes such as yellow, white, spice, and ginger, made by General Mills. The mixes were very easy for cooks to use because all they had to do was to add water, mix, and bake.