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How to Keep Your Kids From Getting Sick on Halloween Candy

It was Halloween 1984. I was a ballerina because as most little girls are at some point in their little lives, I was on a hardcore ballerina kick. As I walked from house to house collecting Halloween candy, I'd sneak my hand into my pillow case and pluck out a piece or two and pop it into my mouth. By the time I got home, I had the worst stomach ache of my life.

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Free Health and Legal Info Seminar in Vestal

Health care has changed so much in recent years and for some living in the Southern Tier, these changes can be very confusing. There's an informative senior health and legal information seminar coming to the JCC in Vestal on September 30th.

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Category: Health, Local News
Bob Joseph
Bob Joseph

Binghamton University Named in Top Healthiest Colleges

Binghamton University is among the nation's top 25 healthiest college campuses according to Greatist, an organization whose mission is to "help the world think of health in a healthier way." BU is said to have gone above and beyond to create a healthy environment for students and all those on campus.

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Category: Awards, Health, Local News
Traci Taylor
Traci Taylor

Binghamton Coloring Club for Adults

Something happens when we grow up- we put away our crayons and coloring sheets and push away one of our favorite childhood hobbies for pens and highlighters and charts and graphs. But studies show coloring can actually be a really good stress buster for adults.

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Health Benefits of Beer

Tell your significant other that you have to go to this Saturday's Binghamton Harvest Fest to drink beer because it's good for your health.  Well actually that would be the truth.  According to Men's Health magazine, "beer could safeguard your heart, boost your immunity, protect your bones, and more."

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Category: Health, Lists
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Doctors Offer Free Dental Care With ‘Doctors with a Heart Day’

In 1987, Dr. Schmidt, of Iowa founded Doctors with a Heart Day, Inc., to help people in need receive quality dental care. Today, Doctors with a Heart has become the largest doctor charity in the world.

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Inmate Asks to Give Life to Prosecutor

One would think that a prison inmate would have a bone to pick with the man who sent him there, but one prisoner has actually offered to donate bone marrow to the guy who helped get him locked up as a thank you for the wake-up call.

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Drug Take Back Day in Owego

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day is Saturday, September 26th and the Tioga County Council on Alcoholism and Substance Abuse, Inc. (TCCASA), Tioga County Sheriff's Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) have teamed up for a drug take back in Owego.

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Kristina Palmer
Kristina Palmer

Camp Hope Veteran Outreach Offers Support for Southern Tier Veterans

As many as 400,000 service members live and struggle with the invisible wounds of war and most think they're alone. What's even more sobering is that 22 Veterans take their lives each. That adds up to 8,030 lives lost each year.

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3 Ways to Get Hyped for Your Post Halloween Workout

Halloween might still be a month away, but if you're already in the throes of thinking about how you're going to decorate your house and what your kids are going to dress as, you're probably also thinking about the candy that will be consumed. 

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Tai Chi Classes to Help Arthritis Pain

The JCC Adult Program Department is offering Tai Chi for Arthritis/Falls Prevention and Tai Chi for Energy starting in.  These classes open to the entire community and are ideal for adults to help them improve cardiovascular fitness, flexibility and balance.  The exercises also help to alleviate arthritis pain, lower back pain, helps people relax, sleep better and feel better about them selves.

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Category: Health, Lifestyle
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One in Seven Americans Suffer From ‘Sleep Drunkenness’

If you had trouble getting out of bed this morning, it could be because you had an amazing Labor Day Weekend and need some time to recover. Or it could be because you suffer from "sleep drunkenness."

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3 Things That Make You Sick and Fat

I like to think of myself as a healthy person.  But according to Men's Health, there are a bunch of things that a healthy person unknowingly nay be making you sick and fat.  Here are 3 that make a lot of sense that you may not think about:

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Category: Health, Lists
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Science Says Your Kids Should Go to School Later

For most families, mornings are insane with everyone running in every which direction trying to get everything done before heading out the door to catch the bus or head to work.

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