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Hitting The Slopes: Skiing Can Be Fun & Safe

Staying active is important during the COVID-19 pandemic, and for many people, that means pursuing outdoor activities like skiing, where fresh air is plentiful and social distancing is easier to achieve.

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Plant protein Diet Lowers Risk Of Dementia-Related Death

Postmenopausal women who ate high levels of plant protein had lower risks of premature death, cardiovascular disease and dementia-related death compared with women who ate less plant proteins.

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Covid Shot: When It’s Your Turn, Don’t Worry About Numbers

When getting vaccinated against covid-19, there’s no sense being picky. You should take the first authorized vaccine that’s offered, experts say.

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How to Prevent Premature Skin Aging

As people age, it’s natural to experience thinner, drier skin and an increase in wrinkles and other signs of aging.

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Helping Older Adults Exercise During The Pandemic

Last winter, 12 to 20 older adults were exercising three days a week at the United Methodist Community Life Center through the Healthy Movement class led by South Dakota State University Exercise Science Club members.

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Homebound Patients Wait For Vaccine Despite Seniors’ Priority

Opening another front in the nation’s response to the pandemic, medical centers and other health organizations have begun sending doctors and nurses to apartment buildings and private homes to vaccinate homebound seniors.

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