Self Advocacy

Preventive Care

What Happens If You Eat Mold?

28/01/2020 06:00am | 364 views

Eating mold sounds pretty scary, but chances are you've probably done it once or twice without even realizing it. When cleaning out your fridge, you toss the obvious, clearly ancient items coated in something that's green, gray, or fuzzy, and almost always gross.

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Insurance & Security

7 Items to Leave at Home — Not in Your Wallet

27/01/2020 06:00am | 467 views

by Harriet Edleson, AARP.

Protecting your personal information helps stop identity theft, experts say

 

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Preventive Care

12 Ways to Have a Healthy Holiday Season

25/12/2019 06:00am | 474 views

Brighten the holidays by making your health and safety a priority. Take steps to keep you and your loved ones safe and healthy—and ready to enjoy the holidays.

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Preventive Care

Don't Let Holiday Baking Make You Sick

23/12/2019 06:00am | 739 views

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Between cookie exchanges, parties, and family dinners, chances are you're going to be doing at least a little holiday baking this season. But if you don't want to be spending more time in the bathroom than you do the kitchen, resist the temptation to nibble on raw cookie dough or lick the beaters on your mixers clean. Food poisoning is a real risk.

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Preventive Care

What causes rapid weight gain?

12/09/2019 06:00am | 2224 views

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Most people experience fluctuations in their weight, and it is common to gain weight over time. However, if a person gains weight in a very short time for no clear reason, this could be a sign of an underlying health condition.

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