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  1. Bone and Joint Health

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    The International Osteoporosis Foundation reports nearly 44 million Americans suffer from osteoporosis or low bone mass complications. According to the Arthritis Foundation, maintaining proper bone and joint health are the leading methods for preventing early onset arthritis and osteoporosis. As Bone and Joint Action Week approaches, take a look at the following tips for keeping […]

  2. Healthy Teeth Tips

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    According to the American Dental Association (ADA), only 50 percent of Americans brush their teeth twice a day, and nearly 20 percent do not floss or use mouthwash in their daily routine. As a result, the ADA found that almost 30 percent of Americans suffer from untreated dental decay, 43 percent have some degree of […]

  3. Heart Healthy Tips

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    According to the American College of Cardiology, heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women, causing 1 in every 4 deaths in the United States. Every year, nearly 750,000 Americans have a heart attack and 370,000 die as a result of coronary heart disease. Although heart disease can arise from […]

  4. How to Prevent Falls

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    While a fall-related accident can be as minor as tripping on the floor and stubbing a toe, falls can also be fatal, causing serious head and brain injury. According to the Centers for Disease Control Prevention (CDC), 1 in 3 elderly Americans suffer from fall-related accidents each year, being the number one cause of injury […]

  5. Recognizing and Addressing Suicide

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    Each year, an estimated 1 in 5 Americans experience a mental illness, such as anxiety, depression and stress. While these conditions can range from mild to severe, nearly half of those with a mental illness do not seek professional help. Left untreated, mental illnesses can unfortunately lead to an individual choosing to commit suicide, which […]

  6. Tips for a Healthy Weight

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    September is National Fruits and Vegetables month, so now is the time to take steps toward achieving a healthy weight.  Children are told that they must eat fruits and vegetables to grow strong, but as adults, it can be hard to do so when no one is making you eat them. This is a problem, […]

  7. Concert Safety

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    While concerts are typically a source of exciting entertainment, allowing fans to interact with and enjoy their favorite performers in a live setting, such an event can also be highly dangerous. In light of recent attacks and hazardous circumstances at live music venues, it has become increasingly vital to be aware of proper concert safety […]

  8. Drink Smart, Drive Sober

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    Even though you may believe that you are still capable of safely driving home after enjoying your favorite beer, win or spirit—you most likely aren’t. Although you may feel great and confident in your abilities, that one drink is affecting your vision, judgement and coordination. That is why the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) […]

  9. 7 College Safety Tips to Share with Your Student

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    For many students, college will be the first time that they are living on their own. The college campus will be their home and while you hope that they will be safe, there is no guarantee. For that reason, you should share these seven safety tips with your student before they head off to college: […]

  10. Keep Your Children’s Eyes Healthy

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    It is nearly time for the school year to start—are your children prepared? School shopping is a common practice, but less common are back-to-school eye exams. This August is Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month, so there is no better time to focus on your family’s eyes. Children’s vision disorders cost the United States around […]

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