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Discover the new you: 10 great tips for healthy skin, hair and nails

December 22, 2010

(ARA) - As we all look forward to spending more time outdoors, it's important to remember that the foundation of beauty is good health. Here are 10 tips to keep you healthy looking from head to toe - from dermatologists, the me...

Surgical technology: a fulfilling career option

December 21, 2010

(ARA) - Projected growth of the health care industry is widely reported, presenting myriad job training options for new high school graduates and people who are switching careers. One can take many different paths within the he...

Safe driving tips for New Year’s Eve

December 16, 2010

New Year's Eve is the time to remember all the good things from the past year and ring in the new year with style and celebration. For many of us, this means heading out to a favorite restaurant or bar, or even to a friend's ho...

Have a safe New Year’s Eve

December 16, 2010

It's almost time to celebrate the New Year and there are plenty of opportunities to have a good time - parties, dancing, drinking, eating delicious foods, etc. But don't let the fun and frivolity cause you or any loved ones i...

Four ways to reduce your waistline and your personal impact on the environment

December 14, 2010

(ARA) - It's empowering to know that there are small changes you can make in your own life that can also have positive effects on everyone else's life. But did you know that many of the same things you personally do to live a ...

The science of massage therapy

December 14, 2010

Most people think of massage therapy as a luxury to enjoy at resorts, on cruise ships or in day spas. But science is revealing that there's a lot more to massage therapy than just a relaxing rubdown. Many members of the mainstream me...

How your digestive tract can help you stay healthy through cold and flu season

December 12, 2010

(ARA) - Most people think of frequent hand washing and avoiding touching the eyes, nose and mouth when it comes to trying to stay healthy during cold and flu season. However, many don't realize the major role the digestive sy...

What is ‘fracking’ and how might it affect your drinking water?

December 9, 2010

(ARA) - Natural gas has become a major source of fuel in the United States today, in part because of a controversial drilling practice that is earning a great deal of attention in the news: hydraulic fracturing, better know as...

Enhancing yoga with essential oils

December 9, 2010

(ARA) - The popularity of yoga is exploding in the United States. Nearly 15 million people partake of the practice, according to the Yoga Journal. The Wall Street Journal printed that yoga is the fastest growing sport in America. Yoga is much more t...

Holiday baking requires table salt, not sea salt

December 9, 2010

(ARA) - You may love sea salt on your morning eggs, but be careful not to use it for your holiday baking. Despite what you may have heard, sea salt and table salt are essentially the same: both are nearly 100 percent sodium c...

Hope for a side effect-free future for children with cancer

December 7, 2010

(ARA) - When a child with cancer begins treatment, parents have the hope that their child will be cured and will live a long, healthy life. The significant advances being made in cancer treatment are allowing many children to...

Dangerous drinking: When one is not enough

December 6, 2010

(ARA) - Drinking is often a fixture of social activities for many adults, especially during the holiday season and into the new year. While many people can enjoy a beer after work or a glass of wine with dinner and stay in co...

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