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Winter Wellness

Here are 5 hot tips for the cold months:

Tip 1- Don’t forget to drink, water that is. During the cooler months its easy to forget to carry around your water bottle and keep hydrated but it is just as important to drink between 2-3lts of water each day in winter. 352 more words


This poem is for those struggling to breathe this season….

In the magma cavern
everything is heaving,
The air catches
in the dripping residue of past explosions. 44 more words


Precautions to Prevent the Flu

Flu season is an annually recurring time period characterized by the prevalence of outbreaks of influenza (flu). The season occurs during the cold half of the year in each hemisphere. 190 more words

Leon Healthy Living Centers

ER data: More weather-related injuries, less flu in 2017

Bend residents will remember the winter of 2017 as one of the worst in a long time. And data from the emergency room at St. Charles Bend supports that notion. 40 more words

Bend Bulletin


South Africa: Diphtheria outbreak in Western Cape

Officials with the National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) in South Africa are reporting a diphtheria outbreak that has affected four people, including one fatality, according to a local media report today. 62 more words


Don't Sabotage Your Massage! - A Pre-Massage Checklist

Have you ever been disappointed by a massage? It’s bound to happen eventually if you get regular massage, but there are a lot of factors that go into what kind of experience you’re going to have. 858 more words

What you need to know about dog flu

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Did you know your four-legged friend can get the dog flu?

It’s very contagious and starting to rear its ugly head right here in Memphis. 72 more words