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Summer is Right Around the Corner… & So is Summer Camp

Punxsutawney Phil the gopher saw his shadow this weekend, so we have six more weeks of skiing, sledding and snow days. And as if on cue, our local new station began describing in detail the foot of sn…

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Are Ladies Slacking on the HPV Vaccine?

The HPV vaccine protects against cervical cancer and genital warts. The national Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices recommends that all girls and boys ages 11 and 12 get all three doses of t…

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7 Clever Money-Saving Hacks For College Students

For those who choose to attend a traditional university, college is a time of mixed blessings. On one hand, you're young and aside from school, have the least amount of responsibility of your entire l…

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What We Are Teaching Our Kids About Sex

Raising daughters in an era that values thigh gap and size zero can be a bit daunting. Add to that the constant barrage of images of barely-dressed women next to fully-dressed men in both advertising …

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Spicy Cheetos Are Hospitalizing Kids

Parents, beware: the spicy snacks in your pantry may be dangerous to your kids—and not because they lack nutritional value. Emergency room doctors are reporting treating more and more kids every day w…

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Top Vegan Sources of Immune-Boosting Zinc

Zinc is one of the most critical nutrients needed for maintaining a strong immune system. It's also imperative for digestion and utilization of carbohydrates like grains, vegetables, fruits, and sugar…

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Diabetes in the Family: Why It’s Your Problem, Too (video)

If someone in your family has diabetes, you owe it to them, and to yourself, to learn more. Why? Because people with diabetes who have a strong support system generally cope better than those who don'…

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Portions Have Grown This Much in 60 Years

If time travel were possible, I'd like to go back to a restaurant circa 1950 or even 1970. Then I'd take the patrons back to 2013, sit them in a modern era restaurant, and watch their reactions. It wo…

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How Women are Healing the World in ‘FEMME’

I recently had the privilege of being part of a new documentary film entitled FEMME: Women Healing the World. I'm so pleased to see that the award-winning film has sparked home viewing parties all ove…

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The Horrible Halloween Accessory that Can Make You Blind

Nothing tops off a Halloween costume quite like a pair of glowing eyes, cat eyes, or devil eyes, but if you're not careful, you could end starring in your own personal horror story. Hollywood and Broa…

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May I suggest that the author of this article contact Dr.Oz with this information as I have heard hi…

I personally don't think there's such a thing. My first animal ever was a stray, full blooded Rottwe…

Cute ideas - i'd substitute Thin MInts for the wine when personalizing a board book

I never liked avocados, read about how healthy they are, so I made guacamole, now I can't stop eatin…

Though I love artichokes, I avoid many options for preparing them because eating them can be a chore…

Carol P. Carol P.
on All About Artichokes
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