Location is key for skin cancer

02.22.2016Acne myths

Location, location, location is the mantra of the real estate profession. But it’s also a key concept for skin cancer. From 40 to 50 percent of Americans who live to age 65 will eventually develop at least one skin cancer. It’s by far the most common type. If skin cancer is not on your mind […]

When aging legs become restless

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You may know the symptoms: uncomfortable itchy or pins-and-needles sensations in the legs, causing an almost irresistible need to move the legs. A big sleep killer, restless legs syndrome (also known as Willis-Ekbom Disease) can occur at any age–even in young children. But it’s more common with advancing age, and in seniors, poor sleep means […]

Chia seeds

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When it comes to recent food trends, it is almost impossible to ignore the increased use and popularity of Salvia hispanica L. Salvia hispani… what? Salvia hispanica L is popularly known as chia seeds. This mint related plant is leaving its mark on the food industry and is ever so prevalent on the internet. If […]

Activity trackers…what’s next

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Since Linda started using her Fitbit, she can often be seen pacing the floor while talking on the telephone or watching TV. She is happy with her activity tracker and feels that it is helping her meet her health and fitness goals. If you haven’t heard of Fitbit, Jawbone, Garmin or any of the other […]

Lung cancer; what you should know

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According to the American Cancer Society, lung cancer accounts for more deaths than any other cancer in both men and women in the United States. An estimated 158,040 deaths were expected to have occurred in 2015 from lung cancer. Wisconsin had an estimated 3,050 deaths from lung cancer. Prevention: There is no definite way to […]

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