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How To Keep Your Indoor Air Quality As Pure As Possible

One of the central tenants of health is how well we’re breathing. But, beyond that, what’s in your air makes a big difference as well. From little things like dust to bigger factors such as pollution, your air quality may suffer from daily occurrences and processes. According to Mindbodygreen, PMs, or Particulate Matter particles can […]

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Coronavirus Cases, Hospitalizations Keep Climbing

WEDNESDAY, Nov. 4, 2020 — On the heels of days of staggering coronavirus case counts, more than 90,000 new infections were reported among Americans on Election Day. All of the country’s five highest days of new COVID-19 cases have been recorded since Oct. 29, confirming fears that another surge has taken hold and will only […]

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6 things bicyclists can do to keep out of emergency rooms

Defensive driving isn’t just a concept reserved for automobile drivers. It’s just as important—probably even more so—for cyclists. “I think one of the biggest things as a bicyclist is to be a defensive rider, very focused and alert—able to anticipate what cars around you may do before they do it,” UVA Health System injury prevention […]

Kids Health

Parents: Keep medical marijuana dispensaries away from children

With medical marijuana now legal in about two-thirds of U.S. states, there’s growing concern about how dispensaries may impact surrounding neighborhoods and communities. And parents in a new national poll overwhelmingly agree on one place dispensaries should not be allowed: anywhere near children. Seven in 10 parents think they should have a say in whether […]