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Exercise That’s Good for Your Knees and Hips

Exercise That’s Good for Your Knees and Hips

As we age, we tend to complain more about physical pain. A couple of common areas are our hips and knees. Believe it or not, however, a new study has…

Is Fentanyl the New Killer?

Is Fentanyl the New Killer?

A frightening new statistic was revealed recently: Drug overdoses are the leading cause of death for Americans under 50 years old. This statement provokes many questions. One of them being,…

Connection Between Using a GPS and Alzheimer’s?

Connection Between Using a GPS and Alzheimer’s?

It may seem like a stretch, but there is an association between using a GPS and Alzheimer’s brain function. A recent study has shown decreased neural activity in the hippocampal…

Are we Becoming a Nation of Addicts

Are We Becoming a Nation of Addicts?

We see or hear news stories about addiction almost every day. There are statistics, overdose deaths, DUI arrests, and celebs checking into rehab. Legal prescription and illicit drug use and…

Is There An Antibiotic To The Rescue?

Is There An Antibiotic To The Rescue?

Is there any new drug that can save us from the current status of resistant antibiotics? Most are scared and feeling hopeless. Some, however, believe perhaps so—maybe there’s a “miracle”…

Ways to Keep your Kids Engaged this Summer

Ways to Keep your Kids Engaged this Summer

Summer vacation is fast approaching (and for some, it’s already here.) Most parents face the same dilemma each year. How do we keep kids entertained, active, yet off the phone,…

Can Marijuana Benefit You?

Can Medical Marijuana Benefit You?

Medical Marijuana as a treatment for various ailments is legal in over 25 of the United States. There are many reasons why it is becoming more accepted as a health…

Study Finds New Way to Beat Postpartum Depression

Study Finds New Way to Beat Postpartum Depression

After giving birth, many women suffer from depression; it’s a very real, scary, and, unfortunately, common condition. A new study reveals that “mindfulness” training and classes during pregnancy reduce symptoms…