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Jay Long
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Eleven Phone Apps to Help You Fight Colds and the Flu

It’s starting.  I feel like I’ve been hit by a Mac truck.  I’m freezing cold and my body feels like a load of bricks.  I’ve been popping vitamins like nobody’s business to try to keep whatever is attacking me at bay

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Plastic Water Bottle Ban

If I had a choice between a can of soda or bottled water, I always chose water.  Water is good for you but the wasteful packaging of the water is always a concern.

After a three-year successful campaign, officials in Concord, Massachusetts announce that they have become one of the first communities in the U

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Detoxing for the New Year

Welcome to the new year! If you're a little heavier than you were before the holidays, don't panic. You don't have to starve yourself or go on an extreme cleanse to get back to normal. Here are four HEALTHY ways to detox and drop some of the extra holiday weight you gained:

#1.) Avoid

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Pregnant? There’s an App for That

If you or someone you know is pregnant, you really might want to check this out. Doctors at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, say their app for pregnancy maps out what couples can expect during pregnancy, birth and baby’s first months

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4 Healthy Reasons to Drink Today

New research released today, New Year's Eve, claims that partying may actually be good for you.

#1-  It keeps you thin.  Research shows supports that women who drink a glass of wine or two a day stay 30% thinner than women who don't

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Ten Ways to Get Rid of Your Cold

It’s happened.  My nose is both stuffed up and runny at the same time and my eyes are itching.  I’m cold and I’m tired.  And I would like to thank Glenn Pitcher for sharing his sniffles with me

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Are Hair Straightening Products Dangerous?

Three members of US Congress say the Food and Drug Administration need to address the health risk associated with using hair straightening products. The representatives are Edward Markey of Massachusetts, Jan Schakowsky of Illinois, and Earl Blumenauer of Oregon and they say that hair straightening products contain unsafe levels of formaldehyde, which is a known carcinogen (that means something that causes cancer- scary!)

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Soldiers Failing Fitness Tests

Nobody respects soldiers that come in harms way every day and protect this great country of ours, more than I do.

A recent report is drawing attention to US soldiers who do not meet its fitness standards, dealing with obesity and under the intense pressure to trim its budget, the US Army is dismissing a rising number of these men and women

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Binghamton and the Most Healthy States in the USA

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the American Medical Association, the FBI and the Census Bureau, Vermont tops the list of healthiest states for the sixth consecutive year.

These findings are based on 24

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With Dad after his bone marrow transplant- Thanksgiving 2012.
With Dad after his bone marrow transplant- Thanksgiving 2012.

Christmas Cards of Love

For those who don’t know the story of my family’s journey with Myleofibrosis, here’s a little background:

 In November of last year, my dad was diagnosed with a very rare form of cancer called Myelofibrosis. Myelofibrosis is a disorder of the bone marrow, in wh

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