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Pushing for a Strong Start for Babies

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Pushing for a Strong Start for Babies (Family Features) More than 10,000 babies are born each day in the United States. Where they are born and where they live during the first years of their lives can make a difference in their chances for strong starts. Science shows that human brains grow faster between the ages of 0-3 than at any later point in...
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7 Pet Safety Tips for Fourth of July

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7 Pet Safety Tips for Fourth of July (Family Features) With crowds of unfamiliar people and loud, scary noises, the Fourth of July can make even the most laid-back, four-legged family members apprehensive and unpredictable. “Research shows that more pets are lost on the Fourth of July than any other day of the year and animal shelters are mos...
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Paying For Colorectal Cancer Screening Patient Navigation Toolkit & Interactive Website

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Paying for Colorectal Cancer Screening Patient Navigation Toolkit & Interactive Website - National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable Enter some description here... https://nccrt.org/resource/paying-colorectal-cancer-screening-patient-navigation-toolkit/   Download PDF File Here
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Furry Friends and a Welcoming Workplace

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Furry Friends and a Welcoming Workplace (Family Features) Pets are more than just members of the family – they also make great co-workers. As more offices work to create pet-friendly environments, a survey conducted by Mars Petcare shows that workspaces allowing furry friends are more likely to attract and retain (human) talent. Consider thes...
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San Francisco Set To Ban Sales Of E-Cigarettes

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San Francisco Set To Ban Sales Of E-Cigarettes Laura Klivans, KQED San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors is slated to vote Tuesday to ban the sale and distribution of e-cigarettes in the city. The city is the corporate home of  Juul Labs , the biggest producer of e-cigarettes in the country. The ordinances would make the sale of e-cigaret...
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Summer Bummer: A Young Camper's $142,938 Snakebite

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Summer Bummer: A Young Camper’s $142,938 Snakebite Carmen Heredia Rodriguez, Kaiser Health News It was dusk as Oakley Yoder and the other summer camp kids hiked back to their tents at Illinois’ Jackson Falls last July. As the group approached a mound of boulders blocking the path, Oakley, then 9, didn’t see the lurking snake &mdas...
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The Story of the Barcode: Past, Present, and Future

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The Story of the Barcode: Past, Present, and Future ( NewsUSA ) – Same-day delivery. Self-checkout. Buy online, pick-up in store. Countless modern shopping conveniences that are currently available can be traced back to the debut of a seemingly simple technology with a powerful impact on global commerce – the barcode.
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Take Steps Toward a Healthier Lifestyle

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Take Steps Toward a Healthier Lifestyle (Family Features) There isn’t a better time than now to start getting fit with health information and products so easily accessible. Simply incorporate the basics into your daily routine – good nutrition, adequate exercise and a daily supplement – and start down the path toward better health...
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Skin Cancer Prevention - Sunscreen Stations Installed in Liberty County Georgia

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Pictured, left to right: Cozell Harris, Coastal Georgia Community Liaison and Jimmy Martin, Director-Liberty County Recreation Department 
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SMOKE-FREE PUBLIC HOUSING

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HUD.gov / U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Enter some description here... https://www.hud.gov/smokefreepublichousing   Download PDF File Here   Download PDF File Here
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National Eat Your Vegetables Day

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NATIONAL EAT YOUR VEGETABLES DAY – June 17 | National Day Calendar Enter some description here... https://nationaldaycalendar.com/days-2/national-eat-your-vegetables-day-june-17/
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Happy Father's Day

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To Dad, With Love Gift ideas for a fantastic Father’s Day (Family Features) Dads can be notorious as the hardest family members to shop for, but come Father’s Day, there’s little doubt you’ll need a gift that shows dad just how much he means. Truth be told, your company is probably all dad really needs, but you can help deli...
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Healthy Recipes - Cancer-Fighting Kitchen

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Recipe Box — Rebecca Katz, MS, Author, Educator & Culinary Translator Recipe Box   https://www.rebeccakatz.com/recipe-box-menu Enjoy the Goodness of Grapes for Healthy Snacks and Meals (Family Features) Establishing a regular pattern of healthy snacks and meals made from fresh, whole foods is essential to promoting good health. Fresh grape...
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Cancer Screening Grant to Meadows Health

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Cancer Screening Grant to Meadows Health Southeast Georgia Today is a service provided by Vidalia Communications serving Toombs, Montgomery, and surrounding counties. https://southeastgeorgiatoday.com/index.php/archived-newsbreaks/83251-cancer-screening-grant-to-meadows-health Featured above, left to right  Dr. John Spence, M.D. Community Heal...
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Sunscreen Stations

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Sunscreen FAQs | American Academy of Dermatology Learn statistics about sunscreen. https://www.aad.org/media/stats/prevention-and-care/sunscreen-faqs
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15 Million Ways to Celebrate National Salad Month!

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Celebrating Salad (Family Features) With a variety of fruits and veggies available in every color of the rainbow and ingredients packed with protein and fiber, it’s easy to create a unique salad. In fact, there are more than 15 million ways to create a one-of-a-kind salad at Souplantation and Sweet Tomatoes’ 50-foot salad bars. In honor...
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E-cigarette Facts and Figures

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Source:  https://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/infographics/youth/index.htm#anchor_1524068004831
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Teachers and Parents: That USB Stick Might Be an E-cigarette

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Source:  https://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/infographics/youth/index.htm
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Georgia getting slightly better on senior health, report card says

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Georgia getting slightly better on senior health, report card says | Georgia Health News https://www.georgiahealthnews.com/2019/05/georgia-slightly-senior-health-report/
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Don't Let Stroke Strike Twice

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Don't Let Stroke Strike Twice (Family Features) Not all strokes can be prevented, but making healthy lifestyle choices, like exercising, eating right, maintaining a healthy weight and treating conditions such as high blood sugar, cholesterol and blood pressure can help reduce your risk of another one. While there are about 7.2 million stroke surviv...
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