Acne’s Effects on Teenagers

Acne’s Effects on Teenagers

Acne is one of the most common skin conditions, affecting people of all ages and ethnicities. Acne’s effects on teenagers are especially challenging, those who are already dealing with hormone changes and other physical changes. That affects their appearance. While acne isn’t life-threatening, it can have lasting

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Gardening Safety

Gardening Safety

Gardening Safety Working in the garden can be very rewarding, but it also comes with some dangers. The best way to protect yourself is to do so with a combination of preparation, wearing proper safety equipment and knowing how to use it, and staying focused on the

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How to treat a burn

How to treat a burn

If you’ve ever had a burn, you know how painful it can be. Burns are a common injury that can happen in many ways, for example from touching a hot oven or stovetop or by an open flame of a candle or fireplace. During the busy holy

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How to prepare for a summer job

How to prepare for a summer job

Summer is coming, and that means it’s time to get a job. Whether you’re looking for some extra cash or hoping for experience in your field, summer jobs are a great way to get ahead of the game. But be prepared: there are lots of things you

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6 Safety Tips for Winter

6 Safety Tips for Winter

Introduction Winter is a beautiful season. The snow-covered trees are stunning, and the cold weather makes for some great adventures. But winter can also pose some serious dangers to your health, especially if you don’t take proper precautions. Here are 6 safety winter tips to help keep

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Christmas time hazards

Christmas time hazards

Introduction The holidays are a time for family, friends, and special memories. But that doesn’t mean there aren’t some risks involved. There are many things you can do to stay safe during the holidays to avoid Christmas-time hazards—even if you’re hosting Christmas dinner at home. Turkey Turkey

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Insulin is a miracle drug

Insulin is a miracle drug

Diabetes is a condition where the body doesn’t produce enough insulin or the insulin that is produced doesn’t work properly. Insulin is a hormone that helps us to use energy from food, and it controls how much sugar (glucose) our bodies can use. Insulin is a miracle

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10 Bicycle Safety Tips

10 Bicycle Safety Tips

Bicycling is a great way to get around, but if you aren’t safe on your bike, it can be dangerous.  I have put together ten of the easiest things to do to keep yourself and other bikers safe. Here are 10 Bicycle Safety Tips to help keep

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Dog Bite Statistics

Dog Bite Statistics

Summer had just begun and yet it nearly ended for a Hamilton woman on June 23, 2022. While out for a bike ride on one of Hamilton’s beautiful trails, a German Sheppard broke away from its owner. The dog bit her repeatedly on her lower leg causing

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5 Tips to Prevent Seniors’ Falls

5 Tips to Prevent Seniors’ Falls

Falls are a fact of life. Even more so when you’re a senior.  Falls are the leading cause of injuries for seniors. So, if you haven’t taken care of yourself by being active to keep your balance and strength up, becoming older can be the kiss of

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