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Wellness Tips for Teenagers Only

Original Source: https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/teens-health-tips_b_1711684.html I can only imagine how hard it is to be a young woman these days! They are surrounded by ridiculous images of “perfection” while trying to grow into their own skin and feel beautiful. My daughter is on the verge of her teenage years and I’m so glad she’ll have my book when […]

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3 drugs parents should know about

Original Source: https://pennstatehershey.netreturns.biz/HealthInfo/Story.aspx?StoryId=deaadc9a-34f1-4bf4-ae0a-dd666c7addcb#.WphXBR3wbRZ Alcohol. Marijuana. Cocaine. These substances have been around a long time. Parents worried about their teen using these products would probably recognize them on sight. But parents may be less familiar with some of the newer illicit drugs—like bath salts, salvia and spice. In recognition of National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week, here’s […]

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What is anaphylactic shock?

Original Source: https://pennstatehershey.netreturns.biz/HealthInfo/Story.aspx?StoryId=262e8d3e-c773-4d31-949f-07466c882445#.WphREB3wbRZ Anaphylactic shock goes far beyond a normal allergic reaction. If you’re at risk, talk to your doctor. And if you’ve ever experienced it, carry emergency treatment at all times. Anaphylactic shock (or anaphylaxis) is a dramatic, life-threatening allergic reaction that can involve the skin, lungs, digestive tract and heart.

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FDA approves new peanut allergy claim on food labels

Original Source: https://pennstatehershey.netreturns.biz/HealthInfo/Story.aspx?StoryId=0de46303-0c1b-4e73-aec3-aecfe61730f2#.WphQoB3wbRZ The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has taken another step against peanut allergy. New food labels will say that eating foods that have ground peanuts may help high-risk babies avoid peanut allergy. Not a peanut-sized problem Peanut allergy is one of the most common food allergies. And it’s the leading cause of death in […]

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Just 1 cigarette a day is still risky

Original Source: https://pennstatehershey.netreturns.biz/HealthInfo/Story.aspx?StoryId=31b0483c-c6e7-4f23-b261-68cbac77b180#.Wpb6x1w-dBw It makes sense that if something is bad for you, doing less of it is better, right? It’s not that simple with smoking. Any amount is risky—even one cigarette a day. Researchers looked at the results of 141 different studies. And they found that smoking a single cigarette carries up to about half […]

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A wheely healthy commute: Bike to work in PA

Original source: http://www.penndot.gov/TravelInPA/RideaBike/Pages/default.aspx Biking is a healthy, accessible and affordable mode of transportation. It offers a reduced environmental footprint with no fuel expenses or parking fees, low maintenance costs, and provides a cardiovascular workout. With thousands of miles of bicycle routes and increasing focus on improving bicycling safety and access in Pennsylvania, there are lots of […]

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Kephart invited to join Governor’s Advisory Board on Health

Governor Wolf, Secretary Dallas from the Department of Human Services and Secretary Murphy from the Department of Health have invited Donna Kephart, Director of Outreach, to join the Governor’s Advisory Board on Health. The advisory board meets with the governor quarterly to discuss healthcare related issues. This gives the Center a unique opportunity to provide […]

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Physically Active Kids See Fewer Fractures

original source: http://www.medpagetoday.com/MeetingCoverage/ASBMR/54051?xid=nl_mpt_DHE_2015-10-13&eun=g846120d0r SEATTLE — Increased physical activity among children throughout the first 8 years of school sharply decreased their overall risk of fracture, a Swedish study found. In one school in the city of Malmo where children had 40 minutes per day of moderate physical activity, the risk ratio for fracture after 8 years was […]

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