23 ways to keep fireworks from blowing up your celebration

Fireworks

The Fourth of July in American brings the sounds of firecrackers, screamers and fireworks. It’s a wonderful time to celebrate our country’s history. It’s also a time for caution. In 2014, approximately 10,500 firework-related injuries were treated in the United States. Nearly 7,000 of those people visited emergency rooms from June 20 to July 20, […]

10 ways to prepare for tick and mosquito season

Mosquito

As hot summer days turn into warm summer evenings, many people enjoy sitting outside. But, it takes just a few minutes before you hear a high-pitched buzz and feel a burning itch. You’ve been found by mosquitoes. But mosquitoes are just one summertime pest. Ticks are another. Each year the risk of getting bacterial or […]

Food safety

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With the warm weather also comes the promise of picnics and outdoor potlucks.  Having fun in the sun while enjoying good food is just what we need after a long winter.  Unfortunately, these outdoor celebrations may also bring tummy aches or much more if we are not careful about how we prepare these foods. In […]

Let’s face it. Men need skin care, too.

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It’s no secret. Men are more thick-skinned than women. No, really. It’s true. A man’s skin is 20 to 30 percent thicker than a woman’s skin. But, that does not make men less susceptible to skin cancer and other dermatological issues. A simple skin-care routine can help men look younger than their age and help […]

What is joint camp?

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Joint Camp provides you with the information you need to prepare for joint replacement surgery so you can enjoy the best possible results. Whether you choose to schedule a personalized, individual session or attend a Joint Camp class, you will receive written information and learn: How to prepare for surgery · Why developing upper body […]

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