health

  1. Skincare

    5 SPF sins

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    During the summer months especially, who doesn't like to soak up some sun? Doing so makes being careful when it comes to skin care...
  2. Outdoor Living

    Gardening with Allergies

    Allergy season and gardening season seem to coincide, and for people with allergies who really want to get out and start working...
  3. Well-being

    Good oral hygiene

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    Are you determined to get healthier this year? Then put your money where your mouth is. Good oral hygiene is an easy (and...
  4. Pregnancy

    Plan a natural birth in six easy steps

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    So you’ve watched The Business of Being Born, you are totally up on your Kegels, and your birth ball is already getting a daily...
  5. Well-being

    American Heart Association announces new CPR guidelines

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    The American Heart Association announced new guidelines for CPR on Monday. The new form of CPR focuses less on breathing and more on...
  6. Children's Health

    Overuse injuries in children

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    As director and co-founder of the first Sports Medicine Clinic for children, I am a passionate advocate of children's sports, but...
  7. Sex

    Yoga for better sex

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    Is yoga good for your libido? It's believed that yoga calms the mind, exercises the body and rejuvenates energy all at the same...
  8. Family Fun

    Skiing and snowboarding safety tips

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    The first big snow of the winter season is a great excuse to hit the powdery slopes on your skis or favorite snowboard, but be aware...
  9. Family Fun

    Fishing safety tips

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    You throw a hook into the water, you sit and wait for a bite or you reel back in. How dangerous can fishing be? Though not...
  10. Family Fun

    Boating safety tips

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    From the relaxing lull of the water to catching the evening’s fish fry dinner, boating offers many family opportunities to enjoy...
  11. Family Fun

    Amusement park safety tips

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    An anticipated event of summer for many families is going to an amusement or theme park. The harrowing rides, the indulgent junk...
  12. Family Fun

    Safety tips for mowing lawns

    Summertime means fun in the sun and getting back to your badly neglected yard work. Though pulling weeds is fairly harmless, mowing...
  13. Family Fun

    How to prevent drowning

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    Drowning is a leading cause of accidental death for people of all ages, including people who know how to swim. Summertime means more...
  14. Family Fun

    Acute mountain sickness: Effects of high altitude

    If part of your summer recreational plans include camping and taking your family on gorgeous hikes up mountains you couldn’t access...
  15. Family Fun

    How to avoid dangerous plants: Poison oak, poison ivy and poison sumac

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    Though the great outdoors offers fun family opportunities to camp, hike, explore nature or garden close to home, it also puts your...
  16. Family Fun

    How to treat insect bites

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    The warm weather and all that extra time outdoors puts your family at risk for bug bites, ranging from bees and spiders to scorpions...
  17. Family Fun

    What do if you get a snake bite

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    According to the Centers for Disease Control, up to 8,000 people are bitten by venomous snakes every year in the US. Though a very...
  18. Family Fun

    Safety tips for swimming

    According to the National Safety Council, drowning is the second leading cause of death from unintentional injuries in people ages 5...