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Seniors

Standing tall: What women need to know about

April 22, 2010

Spinal fractures are the most common osteoporotic fracture; over 900,000 spinal fractures occur every year in the United States alone, according to industry estimates and research. They occur more often than hip fractures in any one year.

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Smart tips for baby boomer retirement planning

April 1, 2010

If you are one of America’s 78.2 million baby boomers, you are likely considering what ideal retirement will look like, and the steps required achieving it. With the current economic downturn, many boomers are finding it necessary to revisit their initial retirement goals.

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What a heart failure diagnosis really means for you

February 7, 2010

Hearing the words “heart failure” from your doctor is a frightening thing. If that is your diagnosis, you’re not alone – more than 5 million Americans are affected by heart failure. But while it is certainly serious, it is not quite as ominous as it sounds.

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Home Genetic Tests: Are They Worth It?

January 30, 2010

It used to be that genetic tests were only available through doctors’ offices. But today dozens of companies offer at-home genetic test kits for the early detection of hereditary diseases like heart disease, diabetes, various types of cancers, Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s and more.

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Commentary

Guest Commentary Want a news desert? That’s what happens when newspapers die.

July 17, 2019

By Darrell Todd MaurinaEditor in Chief, Pulaski County Daily NewsIt’s all but impossible to overstate how much...

Go With The-Flo

Lee Daniels’ “Star” may not be returning for another season, but the show isn’t totally done

July 11, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: Lee Daniels  (Photo: Featureflash / shutterstock) By Florence Anthony #NissanDiversity recently was one of the...

Entertainment

Councilwoman Cindy Bass’ 7th annual Summer Events series kicks off as part of her #ReclaimingOurPublicSpaces campaign

July 11, 2019

Councilwoman Cindy Bass kicked off her 7th Annual Summer Events Series on Tuesday, July 8, with jazz,...

Sports

Gauff loses at Wimbledon, while Williams wins again

July 11, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: United States’ Cori “Coco” Gauff is dejected after losing to Romania’s Simona Halep in a...

Oasis

A Millennial Voice: Yei-Kaalu

July 11, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: Scenes of Yei Kaalu Hospital construction. By Danae Reid Eight years. Eight years of fighting....

Horoscopes

SUNscopes for the week of July 14

July 11, 2019

All Signs: Someone once said that the future is much like the present only longer. (And let’s...

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