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Poison Ivy: Scratching the Surface of its Itchy Myths

Scratching the Surface of Poison Ivy’s Itchy Myths

Is it contagious? Can it enter my bloodstream? Myths about poison ivy can leave you scratching your head. Knowing [...]
How do you know if you've fractured your ankle?

Twist and Shout: How to Know if You’ve Fractured Your Ankle

Warmer weather and longer days are finally here.  Across the city, sunshine beckons the winter-weary out of their [...]
Keep Summertime Sweet with Bee Sting Safety

Keep Summertime Sweet with Bee Sting Safety

A buzzing in your soda can. A low hum coming from the flowerbed.  These sounds of summer set the perfect ambiance [...]
Get Your Flu Shot: COVID Isn’t the Season’s Only Concern

Get Your Flu Shot: COVID Isn’t the Season’s Only Concern

Flu season is here, on top of the COVID conundrum still sidelining many of us. Thankfully, there’s a flu shot [...]
Prostate Cancer Awareness Month: Be Proactive and Prevail

Prostate Cancer Awareness Month: Be Proactive and Prevail

September marks Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. The subject isn’t something that’s always out in the open, [...]
COVID-19 vs the Flu: What You Need to Know

COVID-19 vs the Flu: What You Need to Know

COVID-19 is arguably the most jarring thing that’s happened in many of our lifetimes. Vaccines are being developed, [...]
Bug Off! The Bug Bite Guide To Get You Through The Season

Bug Off! the Bug Bite Guide to Get You Through the Season

The warmer weather is a pleasure in more ways than one, from outdoor grilling to poolside parties. Naturally, [...]
At-Home Exercise During COVID-19: No Gym, No Problem

At-Home Exercise During COVID-19: No Gym, No Problem

The pandemic has us spending more time at home than ever and with many gyms closed, working out isn’t on the agenda [...]
National Chicken Wing Day Is July 29th: Bring On The Wing!

National Chicken Wing Day Is July 29th: Bring On The Wing!

There seems to be a “holiday” for just about anything, and celebrating food is always fun. That’s why National [...]
Sun Protection: Soak Up These 7 Safety Tips

Sun Protection: Soak Up These 7 Safety Tips

With summer in full swing, it’s a pleasure to get outside and enjoy the fresh air, freedom, and fun. Social [...]