Vaccines, vaccine, Flu Vaccine

Why The Flu Vaccine Is More Important Than Ever This Year

22 September 2022

While social distancing and wearing masks kept the 2021-2022 flu season milder than pre-pandemic levels, experts who expect flu cases to rise this year as COVID-19 restrictions are lifted, are urging people to get their flu vaccine to prevent the nation’s health care system from being overwhelmed by influenza and the pandemic.

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pollution

Clearing Pollution Helps Clear the Fog of Aging: May Cut Dementia Risk

21 September 2022

During the past decade, a growing body of research has shown that air pollution harms older adults’ brains, contributing to cognitive decline and dementia. What hasn’t been clear is whether improving air quality would benefit brain health.

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Europe

6 New Rules For Smarter Travel In Europe

20 September 2022

Tourism rebounded this summer in Europe — and Europe wasn’t ready. Pandemic-related staff shortages led to massive lines and flight cancellations at many airports; meanwhile, prices for hotels and taxis soared.

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dental, Alzheimer's,

Dental Care: The Best, Worst & Unproven Tools To Care For Your Teeth

19 September 2022

Do probiotics prevent gum disease? Is flossing necessary? Many patients are unable to confidently answer these questions and more due to the abundance of conflicting dental information.

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home improvements, wood, repairs

How To Budget Realistically For Home Repairs

18 September 2022

If you’re a homeowner and haven’t faced big repair bills yet, just wait. Even in the best-maintained homes, stuff will wear out or break.

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flowers, garden, fall

Gardening Doesn’t Stop Just Because It’s Fall: Some Tips

17 September 2022

As summer turns to fall, the garden may seem to fade into the background. But there’s still plenty of action going on underground, so this is no time to rest.

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