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Friday 02/22/2019
Food Allergy Epidemic: An Escalating Problem
Posted: February 22, 2019

(StatePoint) Thirty-two million Americans are now living with food allergies, according to new data published by The Journal of the American Medical Association Network Open and Pediatrics. This equates to roughly one in 10 adults and one in 13 children (or about two in every classroom). What’s more, over 50 percent of adults and 42 percent of children with food allergies have suffered a severe food allergy reaction such as potentially life-threatening anaphylaxis.

Thursday 02/21/2019
Winter can be stressful: Try these 4 tips
Updated: February 22, 2019 - 2:50 am

(BPT) - Higher levels of stress can cause problems at work and home. But stress is not just hard on your mental well-being, it is hard on your body and can lead to many negative health outcomes.

High School Superintendent Fights Back Against Little Known But Common Skin Cancer
Posted: February 21, 2019

(BPT) - Montana native Bob Connors didn’t think much of a dry patch of skin on his face at first. But when it wouldn’t go away, it became the start of a decade-long battle with skin cancer. His journey, though arduous at times, is one of resilience, optimism and personal empowerment, and a reminder to never give up hope.

Easier Access To Insulin Through Discounted Direct Purchase Program
Posted: February 21, 2019

(NAPSI)—According to the American Diabetes Association, more than 30 million Americans have diabetes—and over 7 million of them don’t even know it.

Small Changes Can Mean Big Differences In Blood Pressure Control
Posted: February 21, 2019

(NAPSI)—Almost half of the U.S. adult population has high blood pressure—that’s any reading at or above 130 for the top number or 80 for the bottom number.

Study: Wellness Confusion, Lack of Support Can Impact Weight Loss
Posted: February 21, 2019

(StatePoint) If you are like many Americans, you probably read advice about health and wellness everywhere, from news feeds to social media. But, despite the abundance of information, many are still struggling to reach their weight loss goals. So, what is the cause of this disconnect?

Wednesday 02/20/2019
Did you know influenza complications can include heart attack and stroke? Most people didn’t.
Updated: February 22, 2019 - 2:50 am

(BPT) - During the 2017-2018 influenza (flu) season, nearly 80,000 people died and more than 950,000 people were hospitalized due to flu and flu-related illnesses, and fewer than four in 10 U.S. adults (37.1 percent) were vaccinated against flu, fewer than in previous years, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). While those who are vaccinated may still get the flu, the vaccine helps prevent serious complications that may result in hospitalization, loss of independence or even death.

Old phone, new service? Upgrade your wireless with a SIM card swap
Updated: February 22, 2019 - 2:51 am

(BPT) - Americans are holding onto their smartphones for longer than ever. Pricier smartphones have led consumers to wait an average of nearly three years before upgrading their device. Fortunately, smartphones today are so good, and so powerful, that they simply don’t need to be replaced nearly as often as in the past.

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