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Health

‘They’re fighters’; boxing class gives Parkinson’s patients improved quality of life

By CLARA MILLER
Juneau Empire

Twice a week, seven Juneau, Alaska residents with Parkinson's disease go through a transformation. "Once they go through this door, they are no longer Parkinson's … Full story    

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‘They’re fighters’; boxing class gives Parkinson’s patients improved quality of life

Twice a week, seven Juneau, Alaska residents with Parkinson's disease go through a transformation. "Once they go through this door, they are no longer Parkinson's … Full story    
Published:  February 12, 2017

Keeping immune system strong

Have you ever wondered why, when a bug or virus is making the rounds, some people get sick while others don't? What's the difference between … Full story    
Published:  February 12, 2017

16-month old’s life saved by nanny’s liver donation

JACKSON, N.J. - A 16-month-old New Jersey girl's life has been saved by her nanny, a University of Pennsylvania student who donated a portion of … Full story    
Published:  February 12, 2017

Technology helps woman regain hearing

There was silence, and then there were tears in Suzanne Michael's eyes. Her voice squeaked as Michaels fought her emotions. For the first time in … Full story    
Published:  February 5, 2017

Changing world view affects the way we parent

Our thinking changes as we grow. Our view of the world shifts over time, like a camera lens gradually coming into focus, moving back from … Full story    
Published:  February 5, 2017

Lifestyle and treatment options for atrial fibrillation

LITCHFIELD - Officially diagnosed with Atrial Fibrillation (AFib) in 2008, Gayla Chevalier, 68, of Litchfield, felt relieved. For many years, she had been experiencing a … Full story    
Published:  February 5, 2017

Repeal of health law could mean women pay more for less

WASHINGTON - From a return to higher premiums based on gender, to gaps in coverage for birth control and breast pumps, experts say women could … Full story    
Published:  February 5, 2017

Outcomes and compromise in times of disagreement

When people disagree, three outcomes are possible. War can break out. This is the option that closed-minded, aggressive people choose in the belief that might … Full story    
Published:  January 29, 2017

Opportunity to overcome hearing loss

QUINCY, Ill. - With the New Year, many set out to change the path of their lives by making resolutions. While many resolutions focus on … Full story    
Published:  January 22, 2017

Health, fitness trends to watch out for this year

January is upon us and here come the New Year's resolutions. Fifty percent of people who set these resolutions will quit by the end of … Full story    
Published:  January 22, 2017

It’s all good; go ahead, break a sweat: Study finds exercise cuts risk of death

Weekend warriors, take a victory lap. People who pack their workouts into one or two sessions a week lower their risk of dying over roughly … Full story    
Published:  January 15, 2017

Parents’ job is to teach kids to treat others with respect

You may not have realized it, but the week ahead is super-charged. It's likely to be confusing and full of emotion. Please take a moment … Full story    
Published:  January 15, 2017

The good, bad, unknown about marijuana’s health effects

NEW YORK - It can almost certainly ease chronic pain and might help some people sleep, but it may also raise the risk of getting … Full story    
Published:  January 15, 2017

Possible cybersecurity flaw in heart devices

WASHINGTON - The Homeland Security Department warned Tuesday about an unusual cybersecurity flaw for one manufacturer's implantable heart devices that it said could allow hackers … Full story    
Published:  January 15, 2017