New PDF release: Achoo!. The Most Interesting Book You'll Ever Read about

By Trudee Romanek

Within the 5th Mysterious You e-book, Achoo!, young ones probe the secrets and techniques of ailment and sniff out what germs are, why they usually make us unwell, how bodies conflict them and the way vaccines guard us opposed to them.

This particular sequence explores the mysteries of the human physique utilizing a mixture of completely researched real info, outstanding anecdotes and unbelievable try-it actions.

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He caught a cold virus, and his doctors began working hard to “cure” him. They made Washington gargle with a mixture of molasses, vinegar and butter. Then they placed some goop made from dried beetles on his throat. And finally, the doctors cut him four times to bleed out the poisons they thought were making him sick. ” Even now, more than two hundred years later, doctors wouldn’t be able to make Washington’s cold go away. Antibiotics are 36 amazing at fighting bacteria, but they do absolutely nothing against viruses.

Check the bread. DO NOT OPEN THE BAG. See any green, furry-looking patches on your bread? If so, congratulations. You’ve just grown Penicillium mold. Have a good look, then throw the bread away, still sealed inside the bag. 35 Speedy Recovery In 1799, George Washington, the president of the United States, died of a cold — sort of. He caught a cold virus, and his doctors began working hard to “cure” him. They made Washington gargle with a mixture of molasses, vinegar and butter. Then they placed some goop made from dried beetles on his throat.

The Montreal Canadiens are battling the Seattle Metropolitans for the Stanley Cup. Each hockey team has won two games and tied one. The tie-breaking game is set for April 1, but the game’s never played. History records no Stanley Cup champion that year. What could possibly have canceled that all-important final game? A war? An earthquake? Believe it or not, it was the flu. Soldiers returning home from Europe after the end of World War I in 1918 unknowingly brought along a terrible influenza (or flu) virus known as the Spanish flu.

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