Jan 122016
 

wtvr.com
How antibiotics in the food system affect our health
wtvr.com
The superbugs were detected during routine health testing of pigs and chickens in southern China. The animals were found to be carrying bacteria resistant to colistin, an antibiotic widely used in livestock farming. CHINA OUT AFP PHOTO (Photo credit …

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Jan 092016
 

USA TODAY
Texas allows guns into state mental health hospitals
USA TODAY
AUSTIN — As of New Years Day, licensed gun owners in Texas have been allowed to openly carry firearms into restaurants, shops and zoos. Add a new place to the gun-friendly list: state mental health hospitals. Visitors to one of Texas' 10 state mental

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Jan 042016
 
Robber targets pharmacy store in east Vancouver
The Columbian
A robber who targeted an east Vancouver pharmacy store eluded capture Saturday night, according to the Vancouver Police Department. The robbery occurred about 8:45 p.m. at the store on the 2800 block of Northeast 162nd Avenue, a police bulletin said.

Dec 262015
 
Southgate Publix offers free home delivery for pharmacy customers
The Ledger
Wolfson's — the last of three pharmacies owned by late, long-time Lakeland resident Wilfred Wolfson — also served as a complement to the Southgate Publix, which did not include an in-store pharmacy. In 2009, Publix closed Wolfson's after completing …

Nov 242015
 

York Daily Record/Sunday News
Dallastown students learn about health careers
York Daily Record/Sunday News
Emily Young, an athletic trailer for WellSpan Health, asks "injured athlete" Kayli Mikita how she is feeling during a simulation at Dallastown Area High School. Young was part of a panel from WellSpan that was at the school to talk about sports

Oct 082015
 
Why It's Harder For Women To Lose Weight
The Post Game (blog)
In other words, women don't naturally have as much muscle as men. "As muscle is our 'engine' that burns calories for us, given that men's muscle mass is on average greater than a woman's, men have a naturally higher basal metabolic rate," Anegawa …

Aug 062015
 

Closer Weekly
Weight Loss Wednesday: Candy Lost 70 Pounds and Opened Up Her Own Fitness Center!
Closer Weekly
At 200 pounds, Candy Krelnikov felt depressed and embarrassed by her size — so she decided to make a major lifestyle change and get her weight in check. Over three years, the 45-year-old lost an impressive 70 pounds by kickstarting her workout routine …

Apr 042015
 
Are You Deducting Your Health-Care Expenses Properly?
Entrepreneur
Are you confident in your ability to navigate the intricate matter of health care when filing taxes? If not, you aren't alone. According to Mark Kohler, an expert in tax and legal issues, many small business owners aren't deducting health-care expenses

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Mar 302015
 

Leavenworth Times
New downtown pharmacy coming
Leavenworth Times
Recent visitors to downtown Leavenworth may have noticed signs for a new pharmacy at a storefront at Seventh and Cherokee streets. Glenn Harte, owner of DeGoler Pharmacy, said his company plans to open a store in the downtown area, probably within …

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Mar 302015
 
Highly effective and affordable weight loss program
Medical Xpress
"Not only did we see clinically significant weight loss by one-third of the participants, we were particularly intrigued by the high retention rate of the members compared with other costly commercial programs," said Nia Mitchell, MD, MPH (pictured