Preserve your own foods and enjoy the flavors of summer year-round. When someone mentions canning it may conjure images of your grandmother standing over the stove in mid-summer, with jars bubbling away in a boiling water bath and waiting for the indicative pop of the lids as they sealed tight. But food preservation is not a thing of the past. It’s made a comeback in recent years, and getting started is easier than you may think. If your garden is producing a bumper crop this...

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Posted on July 17, 2014

What benefits are you getting for the extra money you spend? Organic food has become part of the dinner table conversation . . . and breakfast, lunch, and a snack or two on the side. Even the most omnipresent supermarkets have dedicated shelf space to organic food, joining many smaller markets that have capitalized on healthier lifestyles and the do-gooder aspects of going organic. Still, there are questions that sometimes stump the shopper: How much more is going organic going to...

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Posted on July 17, 2014

Every kid should have the opportunity to experience summer camp. That’s why physician Brion Hill...

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Posted on July 17, 2014

Alzheimer’s disease is more common than you might think. “Although it is not part of normal...

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Posted on July 17, 2014

As summer heats up, you’re probably paying more attention to your fluid intake (or at least...

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I bet you know someone who has allergies, irritable bowel syndrome, food sensitivities or eczema....

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Approximately 30 million Americans suffer from Type 2 diabetes – a disease that has skyrocketed...

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The region’s most needy receive the health care they need thanks to the fundraising efforts of...

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Those that have a furry at home have long known that pets have profound mood-lifting powers and...

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If you’re tired of serving watermelon the same way at every summer barbecue, then you’ll want...

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Exercising reduces stress and cycling is a great way to do it. Why not take a different spin on...

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Whitney Myer Peppermill Resort Spa Casino July 24-26 Whitney Myer puts on a free show three nights...

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Suzanne Zsikla, MD, specializes in internal medicine at Renown Medical Group. Dr. Zsikla enjoys...

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If you’re wondering how best to promote kidney health, it may be as simple as pouring...

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Posted on July 17, 2014

Get in shape and improve your quality of life with a favorite pastime — riding your bike. You...

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Posted on July 10, 2014

Summer’s nutrient powerhouse, the bell pepper, is more than meets the eye. Grilled, roasted,...

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Posted on July 10, 2014

As your family prepares for the start of school, make sure your children have...

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Posted on July 10, 2014

Anna Zucker-Sandoval Speaks Out About Living With Type I Diabetes Eighteen years ago, without my...

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Posted on July 10, 2014

NEW YORK, Reuters Health - Overweight and obese people with arthritis in their knees tend to...

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Jennifer Stevens finds success at work and at play. Jennifer Stevens isn’t the type of...

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Can’t make it to the gym? Give some of these desk exercises a try. As a driven society, we...

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Posted on July 10, 2014

Nutrition Cutting the junk from your diet is the first step to weight loss. But sometimes, the...

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Some people with joint and muscle pain say that changes in the weather trigger their symptoms,...

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Posted on July 10, 2014

You may think that as long as an item is on store shelves, it’s got a proven health and safety...

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Posted on July 10, 2014