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Commentary: Avoiding electric-shock drowning

National Fire Protection Association

May 31, 2018

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With the start of summer just around the corner, the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) is reminding people about the potential electrical hazards in swimming pools, hot tubs and spas, on board boats and in the waters...

Commentary: Medicare and osteoporosis

Greg Dill: Medicare administrator

May 17, 2018

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Brittle bones could shatter your life. Every year, more Americans are diagnosed with osteoporosis, a disease that causes bones to weaken and become more likely to break. You may not know that you have this “silent" disease unti...

Commentary: May and July peak months for grilling fires

National Fire Protection Association

May 17, 2018

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Grilling season is right around the corner, and grill gurus everywhere are preparing for many family parties and barbecues. The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) encourages grillers to pay attention to safety duri...

Facts you should know about enrolling in Medicare Parts A & B

Essie Landry: Social Security public-affairs specialist

April 19, 2018

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Understanding Medicare isn't as difficult as you might think. It's a benefit most working Americans can count on. Here are some facts you might not know about the program. Can I still get Medicare at 65? Yes, you're still eli...

Therapeutic play in action

Nathan Swaringen: LCSW The Guidance Center

April 13, 2018

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My decade-plus tenure as a clinician at The Guidance Center has provided me with the privilege of being with hundreds of children of all ages. Notice the choice of word, “being" rather than the word “working." In my opinion, and exp...

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