Good Works: PATCH provides opportunities for young people to provide input on health care practices and policies

Good Works: PATCH provides opportunities for young people to provide input on health care practices and policies

Delanie Johnson La Crosse Community Foundation PATCH believes that health care practices, programs and policies should be developed with young people rather than just for them. After all, who could be better than teenagers at providing insight into teenagers’ needs and wants? PATCH, which stands for Providers and Teens Communicating for Health, has been a … Read more

Toxic smoke from Canadian wildfires could impact the health of millions of people in the United States

Toxic smoke from Canadian wildfires could impact the health of millions of people in the United States

Wildfires in the United States and Canada, fueled by record heat and drought, could seriously impact the health of millions. Smoke from wildfires in several Canadian provinces, including Ontario, Quebec and Nova Scotia, has led to air quality alerts in several Midwestern, Mid-Atlantic and Northeastern states. Also, the fires in Michigan and New Jersey they … Read more

Flex Wheeler reveals 1993 cycle, says ‘people didn’t take large amounts back then’ – Fitness Volt

Flex Wheeler reveals 1993 cycle, says 'people didn't take large amounts back then' - Fitness Volt

Flex Wheeler, a 90s bodybuilding icon, still represents the sport with class today. In a recent The podcast of menace with Dennis James, Wheeler laid out his 1993 steroid cycle and discussed whether or not he used diuretics and growth hormones throughout his career. During a tenure that spanned over 20 years, Wheeler traveled the … Read more

Ultra-Processed People by Chris van Tulleken: An extraordinary book that hits where it counts

Ultra-processed people: why do we eat things that aren't food and why can't we stop?

Ultra-processed people: why do we eat things that aren’t food and why can’t we stop? Author: Chris Van Tulleken ISBN-13: 978-1529900057 publisher: Cornerstone Press Rough price: 22 I try to suppress the fact that I have a candy drawer in my office. Every morning I get a little rush of excitement at the thought of … Read more

Jewish culture, cuisine, people: inside Lehrhaus, Boston’s new tavern and house of learning

Jewish culture, cuisine, people: inside Lehrhaus, Boston's new tavern and house of learning

It was two nights before Passover, and at a new restaurant in Somerville, Massachusetts, Jews of all stripes were enjoying themselves chometzstuffed plates and local beers they were about to give up for eight days. In the next room, seated around a communal table, The Office star BJ Novak, his brother Lev and their father … Read more

People Who Lost 10 Pounds in One Month Reveal Their Top Tips

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When you’re trying to lose weight, it’s always inspiring to read about other people’s success stories and best-kept secrets for shedding unwanted pounds. Especially if you’re just starting out on your weight loss journey, it’s crucial to establish a solid course of attack and make healthier changes to your daily routine. Of course, everyone’s body … Read more