Topic: Health

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The Eyes of a Child

As children grow and develop, so do their eyes. School work often demands a lot of visual involvement, such as reading or writing. However, even

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To Mask or Not to Mask

What does it take to change a behavior? What prompts some people to recognize the critical importance of wearing face protection during these virus-laden days,

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A Real Pain in the Neck

Whether you’re scrolling through Facebook, texting or watching YouTube, you place your neck in a downward position multiple times a day. Known as “text neck,”

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All Choked Up?

When you’re eating a sandwich, you suddenly feel like your last bite didn’t go down your throat. There’s an uncomfortable feeling that you’re choking, but

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Stretch Your Neck

With the head placed in forward and downward positions so often in using devices, it is important to incorporate proper stretches into your routine. Cervical

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Men’s Health Quiz

Whether they’ll admit it or not, men need regular health screenings just as much as women do. Dr. Eric Webb, a general practitioner with Providence

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Surrounding Sound

Long before he became an expert in hearing loss, Robert Folmer used to go hunting as a kid. “We would go hunting and shoot the

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Altering Perceptions

When people suffer from traumatic events or memories, it can affect their lives in many ways. One form of treatment is eye movement desensitization and

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Happy Teeth, Healthy Body

Dental professionals consider periodontal disease — an inflammatory condition of the gum and bones surrounding the teeth — a dangerous health problem. According to the

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Seeing in 2020

The last decade has seen many advances in medicine, especially in the field of optometry. With the advent of new technologies, therapies and treatments, local

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The Stress Effect

It’s common to make a New Year’s resolution every January. Maybe you want to eat healthier, exercise, get more sleep or lose weight. However, it’s

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July 2020 TOC:

  • Go Chasing Waterfalls: Lovely hikes to local wonders
  • Neck & Shoulder Pain? Tips for relieving “text neck”
  • Saving Summer for Later: Discover dehydrating tips
  • Off to Dreamland: Fall asleep naturally
  • All Choked Up? When food gets stuck
  • Sore Today, Strong Tomorrow: 4 exercises to do from home