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Telemedicine is an ever-more-common reality more

Mar 2, 2016 9:59 AM Health

Have you been in an exercise class and heard the instructor say, “Engage your core?” more

Jan 4, 2016 11:50 AM Fitness

The average American adult sits 8-9 hours a day. There are significant health risks associated with too much sitting, including poor circulation, obesity and assorted aches and pains. more

Jan 4, 2016 11:50 AM Fitness

Mobile apps offer easy to use services and can travel with you anywhere. more

Jan 4, 2016 11:45 AM Health

A Bicycle Built for 2 (Million)

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Even in the cold of winter, residents in and around Columbus are sure to notice a lot more bodies on bikes than there were even a few years ago. There are any number of reasons for the uptick: an increase in advocacy groups... more

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Don’t Get Burned

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It’s 2 p.m. and you managed to dilly-dally an hour after lunch before returning to your office. You look at your Fitbit and wonder how the heck you are going to last for another three hours and make it to quitting time. more

Health

Time Out

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With so many things pulling us in so many directions, how do we decide where to invest our time? Rather than letting the “shoulds” and “oughtas” dictate our schedules, discovering what we would enjoy doing helps us ascertain... more

Health

Stress Busters

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There is so much emphasis these days on stress management. No surprise there; managing stress has been linked to all types of physical and mental health benefits. Even the prevention of cancer has been linked to good stress management. Beware... more

Health

By now, you are probably aware of the importance of following a healthy lifestyle through healthy eating. But when you get into specifics, it may quickly become clear that some of the conventional wisdom is anything but wise. more

Healthful Eating

Dental Care, Facial Rejuvenation, Partial Knee Replacement and Skin Care Tips more

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There’s not much evidence to suggest stress can outright cause cancer, but it can certainly exacerbate risks and symptoms. For one thing, some of the unhealthy ways of coping with stress... more

Health

It’s the Little Things

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No time for fitness? You can still be active with these easy ways to get off your butt and get moving. more

Fitness

Happy Pets, Healthy Life

Photo courtesy of Cheryl Bach

Having a lovable, faithful companion around the house can improve your health. According to an article on WebMD, researchers have noted that pet owners often have lower cholesterol than non-pet owners, and it suggests that... more

Health

The reaction we have to color is affected by factors such as age, gender, culture, personal experiences and associations, as well as climate and region. more

Sep 1, 2015 12:00 AM Renovation

We’ve all been told to “get plenty of rest” when fighting a common cold or flu, but what do you do when you suffer from common conditions such as anxiety or depression? more

Sep 1, 2015 12:00 AM Health

Holly Jedlicka grew up with horses – an opportunity that, she says, made her feel incredibly blessed. A licensed social worker, Jedlicka was eager to share her love of horses with those who could benefit from the animals on another level. more

Sep 1, 2015 12:00 AM Health

Whole grain oatmeal, and whole grains in general, have been shown to be healthful in many aspects. Oatmeal has a high level of fiber, which promotes and assists regulation and a healthy digestive system. more

Sep 1, 2015 12:00 AM Eat

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Author Mariel Hemingway shares her wellness habits. more

Sep 1, 2015 12:00 AM Healthy New Albany

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For years, Mariel Hemingway looked to outside sources to clear the fog of doubt and fear that she felt from growing up in a family that suffered from mental health issues and communication dysfunction. more

Sep 1, 2015 12:00 AM Local Profiles

For people with Seasonal Affective Disorder, cold, cloudy weather can cause symptoms of depression, which can affect not only personal happiness, but relationships with loved ones and work productivity. more

Sep 1, 2015 12:00 AM Health

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