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July 4th - Barbecue facts and how to survive a weekend of celebration

It’s time to celebrate!

As I am thinking about INTENTIO clients, I wonder how next week will be for them — How will their meetings go at work? 513 more words

Lifestyle

What do you know about FASD? Educate Yourself

The Evan Hardy Media School Program and the FASD Network of Saskatchewan went out to the streets to find out what their community knew about FASD. 90 more words

FASD

Could insulin pills prevent diabetes? Big study seeks answer

http://jacksonville.com/news/health-and-fitness/2015-07-03/story/could-insulin-pills-prevent-diabetes-big-study-seeks-answer

CHICAGO — For nearly a century, insulin has been a life-saving diabetes treatment. Now scientists are testing a tantalizing question: What if pills containing the same medicine patients inject every day could also prevent the disease? 814 more words

Daily News

World Hepatitis Day is July 28th- Take a look at how YOU can help ‪#‎PreventHepatitis‬

“Viral hepatitis – a group of infectious diseases known as hepatitis A, B, C, D, and E – affects hundreds of millions of people worldwide, causing acute and chronic liver disease and killing close to 1.5 million people every year, mostly from hepatitis B and C. 52 more words

Healthcare

TIPS FOR PREVENTING BASEBALL SLIDING INJURIES

While baseball is commonly known as a non-contact sport, the risk of collision is certainly not minimal. Some are due to contact with the ball, bat, or another player, but it is easy to forget that a base can cause injuries.

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Articles

Smoking and Alcohol Use During Pregnancy: Findings from the Canadian Community Health Survey

Overall, alcohol and tobacco are the most commonly used drugs during pregnancy in Canada. They are also the two drugs that can be the most harmful to a fetus during pregnancy and in the long-term for babies that are exposed. 376 more words

Alcohol

Sun shines bright on obesity challenge

Anke van Eekelen

RECENT research supports the potential for sunlight to reduce the risk of excessive weight gain and also questions the effectiveness of vitamin D supplements to prevent obesity. 394 more words

Research News