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Another Reminder Not To Text And Drive

I don’t know about you but it seems more and more common that I am encountering people who are texting while driving – despite the known danger.

01/22/2015

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Sleep Deprivation Increases Anxiety

There are many things that can trigger feelings of anxiety but one of the most recently studied areas has been sleep – or lack of it.

01/21/2015

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Mood Influences Health

By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Our mood can affect our health – and you might be surprised how it happens. For instance, when you’re depressed, your body produces more inflammatory proteins […]

01/20/2015

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Strokes Demand Timely Treatment

Each year, over half a million people experience a stroke for the first time. Today many things can be done at the hospital to help.

01/19/2015

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Common Household Cleaning Products Pose Risk To Children And Pets

The US Department of Health and Human Services thinks that it is a big enough problem that they have listed safety tips for household products.

01/16/2015

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Obese Teens Risk Premature Death

Obesity at age 18 has the same risk for premature death as that of heavy smokers – heavy smokers are those who smoke more than ten cigarettes a day.

01/15/2015

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Music May Have Medicinal Benefit

A new report looks at an inexpensive but quite effective method to reduce the stress associated with heart disease.

01/14/2015

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Women Should Lift Weights

There was a time when women were told not to lift weights. That can be forgotten.

01/13/2015

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Take Preventive Measures With Your Health Care

We know our service policies and check-up on cars, we know a great deal about our electronic equipment, but most of us have no idea about our health care.

01/12/2015

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Household Chores Have Health Benefit

According to a new study, even light physical activity around the home reduces the risk for disability in older adults.

01/09/2015

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Mobile Devices Causing Digital Eye Strain

The overuse of mobile devices is believed to be contributing to the 61% of adults who admit to experiencing digital eye strain.

01/08/2015

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Gluten Free Diet Reduces Risk Of Bone Fractures For Those With Celiac Disease

People with celiac have up to a seven-fold increased risk for bone fractures. But it doesn’t have to be that way.

01/07/2015

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Women Working In Leadership Positions More Likely To Be Depressed

A new study which focused on 2,800 men and women found women in positions of authority are more likely to be depressed than female subordinates.

01/06/2015

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Parents Should Limit Young Children’s Time Spent On Mobile Devices

Research indicates parents should limit the time preschool-aged children spend on mobile devices or using interactive media.

01/05/2015

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Children Understand Parents’ Need To Discipline

When it comes to parents disciplining their kids, there needs to be balance.

01/02/2015

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