Archive for Author: oberry

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Gifting Fun And Safety This Holiday Season

Most toys are fun to play with, but some of them can be dangerous if proper precautions are not taken. A study published in 2014 reported that a child goes to the emergency room every three minutes due to a toy-related injury – mainly from ride-on toys such as scooters or skateboards.

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Learning About Lung Cancer Risks

Although the risk factors of lung cancer are well-documented, it remains the second-most common type of cancer in both men and women, not including skin cancer. November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month, making it an opportune time to learn more about the disease and reducing your risk of developing it. Skin cancer notwithstanding, lung cancer

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Dealing With Diabetes

Because diabetes can affect a number of major organs within the body, it’s important to understand what the chronic disease is and what can be done to prevent it. Diabetes – the seventh-leading cause of death in America – is a disease affecting how the body turns food into energy.

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