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Zika Virus Reasserts Itself

The Zika virus, which featured prominently in the news during the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Summer Olympics, may be making…
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The Effect of AHCA on Mental Health Care Coverage

The American Health Care Act (AHCA), which if passed by Congress and signed into law by the President would make…
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10,000 Steps to Better Health

You may have heard that taking 10,000 steps a day is a goal that most people should set for themselves. …
ticks

Tick Season May Be The Worst Yet

Spring is finally here and, if you’ve been cooped up all winter, you’re probably itching to get outside and enjoy…
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Simple Tips for Saving Money

Of course, you’d love to save money. You wish you could set something aside for your retirement, but you’re barely…
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Lyme Disease Is On The Rise – How To Protect Yourself

You may have noticed that Lyme disease has become a popular news topic in recent years. A number of celebrities…
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“Social Smoking” Is as Bad for You as Regular Smoking

Everyone knows smoking is bad for you. There are a variety of PSAs, from TV commercials to billboards and print…
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How Google Plans to Get a Billion New Users

Google is currently not only the most popular search engine in the world, but the most popular website, period. They…
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Earth’s CO2 Levels Could Be Rising; How Will That Affect You?

Late last year, an important and frightening milestone was reached on the climate change front. Levels of carbon dioxide in…
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Recognizing the Signs of a Heart Attack

It’s estimated that every year, 735,000 people in the United States have a heart attack. That’s approximately one every 43…
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Unhealthy Obsession With Pleasure Spending

You’ve just got your tax refund. Now what do you do with it? New flat screen TV? Weekend getaway to…
money saving

5 Ways to Get Better With Money

You know you should be saving money: for emergencies, for retirement, etc. You know you should keep better track of…