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Just For The Health Of It

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You may have seen the amount of trans fat listed on a Nutrition Facts label, but were uncertain why it’s there.

Trans fat intake has been linked to an increased risk of... Read More

Use sunscreen daily, no matter the weather,  HealthDay News, Tuesday, June 9, 2015
A routine regimen of protection can help prevent you... Read More

Health is a state of optimal physical, mental and social well-being.  It is not merely the absence of disease and infirmities.  Ask yourself, “What am I willing to do each day to... Read More

It is recommended to reduce pain.  However, according to Drugs.com, it can make you have diarrhea, increased sweating, loss of appetite, nausea or vomiting, stomach cramps or pain, swelling, pain... Read More

Health Insurance Marketplace Calculator

Find Out if you Qualify for Financial Help through the Affordable Care Act

SUBSIDY CALCULATOR

This tool was developed by the Kaiser Family Foundation to help people figure out if they qualify for a subsidy when  purchasing insurance in new health insurance exchanges (or "Marketplaces") created by the Affordable Care Act (ACA). You can enter different incomes, ages, and family sizes to get an estimate of your eligibility for subsidies and how much you could spend on health insurance.

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