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  • Health official: States should post local vaccination info

    NEW YORK – How many kids are vaccinated at your child's school? Federal health officials think you should be able to easily find out.
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 3:34 pm
  • How To Recognize Self-Neglect In A Vulnerable Adult

    Self-neglect is defined as the inability of a person to perform essential self-care tasks; the failure to do so can result in a threat to his or her h ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 10:00 am
  • Focusing on the five pillars of health

    A pillar is defined as a structural support, so it makes sense that the five pillars of health support the body’s proper, healthy function.
    Aug. 25, 2015 - 10:21 am
  • What are the common causes of Hearing Loss?

    People lose their hearing for a myriad of reasons. Hearing loss falls into two basic categories - te ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 11:22 am
  • What Is Elder Abuse?

    It’s hard to imagine, but every year hundreds of thousands of older people are the victims of abuse, neglect, and exploitation.  Most victims are frai ...
    Aug. 25, 2015 - 9:43 am
  • Providing individualized plans for weight loss

    For a weight loss plan to be successful, Dr. Morgan Sheedy of Sycamore Integrated Health believes it should be tailored to her patient’s lifestyle.
    Aug. 18, 2015 - 1:59 pm
  • Is A Fixed Rate Mortgage Loan Right For You?

    There are various considerations to take into account when choosing a mortgage loan.   You will select a lender, a loan type, and a time frame to fit ...
    Aug. 25, 2015 - 12:44 pm
  • Joint health is the bees’ knees

    Knees are among the most commonly injured joints. Whether pain comes from an accident, a sports injury or osteoarthritis in the knee, Dr. Zac Sheedy o ...
    July 31, 2015 - 3:40 pm
  • What Is A Credit Union?

    A Credit Union is a financial institution, similar to a bank.  Like banks, according to www.mycreditunion.gov, credit unions accept deposits, make loa ...
    July 30, 2015 - 2:51 pm
  • Health law's nonprofit insurance co-ops awash in red ink

    WASHINGTON – Fed up with the insurance industry, Democrats used the health care overhaul to create nonprofit co-ops that would compete with the corpor ...
    July 30, 2015 - 1:12 pm
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