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Happy Family

Should the whole family get flu shots?

By Jessica on August 26, 2014

The seasonal flu typically peaks in January or February but it can strike as early as October and last through the month of May. The...

BMI Vs ABSI - Health, Tape Measure

BMI Vs ABSI

By Jessica on August 21, 2014

As a society, we are constantly bombarded with weight loss ads, photoshopped images and impossible goals put forth by the latest fitness...

True of False: Can immunizations cause learning disabilities?

By Jessica on August 14, 2014

Anyone who has young children, or knows people with young children has probably heard the vaccination debate. A rather hot button issue...

Bee on Flower

Bees: Why We Need Them Even Though We Fear Them

By Jessica on August 05, 2014

It is fair to say that humans have mixed emotions about bees. We love the flowers they help pollinate we don’t love the stingers they...

Medication

Children and ADHD

By Jessica on January 28, 2014

Children are naturally very active small people, and each child exhibits a different level of energy unique to him or her. However, when an...

Child being vaccinated

Vaccines, exemptions and school

By Jessica on January 24, 2014

No matter how you feel about vaccinations and children, all parents and caregivers can agree that the decision about whether or not to vaccinate...

Juice Cleanse

Is a Juice Cleanse Good For You?

After an indulgent holiday season we are all looking for a way to shed the additional cookie, sweets and drink poundage. Nowadays it seems like...

Sleep & Stress

A Good Night’s Sleep for Stress-Free Days

By Jessica on December 23, 2013

Good sleep hygiene is key. The average adult needs 7-8 hours of sleep but typically gets much less. Lack of sleep can increase stress which can...

Exercise & Fitness

Exercise and Fitness

By Jessica on December 23, 2013

In addition to being able to fit into your skinny jeans, incorporating regular exercise into your routine can help improve your mood, your quality...

Healthy Eating

A Few Easy Steps to a Healthy Lifestyle – You are what You Eat

By Jessica on December 23, 2013

Changing your diet can be one of the toughest changes to make. As we leave the holiday parties, candies, drinks and food behind it is a great time...

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