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Medical Marijuana

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Groundbreaking marijuana study canceled

Have at it, and let the University of Arizona know they need to support full legalization of marijuana. 477 more words


Boone Therapy and Bioness: 'It's amazing what they do here.'

On Thursday, July 24, Boone Therapy will offer free screenings for those who have lost hand or leg function due to stroke, brain or spinal injury, or other neurological disorders. 754 more words


Little Words

This morning I am thinking about a friend I use to know, when I lived in a different town.  I’ll call her “N”.  N has brain damage caused by an accident and a stroke.  634 more words

Madrona Grove

High-Salt Diets Could Double Risk of Heart Woes for Diabetics

By Dennis Thompson
HealthDay Reporter

TUESDAY, July 22, 2014 (HealthDay News) — A diet loaded with salt is associated with double the risk of heart attack or stroke in people with type 2 diabetes. 661 more words

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5 inspirational books

For this week’s post I want to share some books that have been very inspirational to me and I thought it would be worth sharing them with you. 906 more words

Beating the heat

MASON CITY, Iowa - Last year it was around 60 degrees at this time. We’re now looking at temps in the 90′s.

Jodi Willemsen, Cerro Gordo County Public Health, says they’re hoping you’ll take some advice if you’re going to be out in it. 74 more words


Healthy After Dark

It may be hard to believe, but there is something even better than chocolate: dark chocolate! Dark chocolate is packed with fiber, magnesium, potassium, iron, copper and other nutrients and minerals. 442 more words