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Minimize Risk to Maximize Business Potential

Minimize Risk to Maximize Business Potential

Provided By:  Stephen Sharpe, Northwestern Mutual “Risky Business” takes on a new meaning to the entrepreneur who excitedly opens the doors, real or virtual, for business on that first day and awaits customers. As any entrepreneur knows, one can work hard, create a good product and maintain good business relationships …

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Bugs

Bugs

Bugs, bugs, bugs, everywhere there are bugs. Lice, scabies, ticks, and mosquitos all infect humans in unique ways. Lice or Pediculosis Capitis is responsible for millions of infections yearly in the United States. Lice are approximately 3 mm in length, wingless, unable to fly or jump, spread in times of …

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What’s the Problem with Stress?

What’s the Problem with Stress?

We live in stressful times. The economy is tough, global conflicts rage, severe weather events are affecting people in every corner of the globe, and our numerous technological devices don’t seem to be making things any easier. Of course, this is nothing new. Every generation thinks theirs is the best …

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Prescription Pain Medication in the Elderly

Prescription Pain Medication in the Elderly

Missourians 65 years of age or older make up only 13% of the population, yet they consume approximately 33% of all prescription drugs. Why are seniors more at risk? Seniors are at risk for falls, broken bones, aches, pains, anxiety, and slowing bodily functioning, and too often, the solution is …

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Hormone Imbalances are a Pain in the Neck

Nearly 100 million Americans suffer from chronic pain, with more than 26 million between the ages of 20 and 64 reporting frequent low back pain (the most common location). There can be many reasons to pain including injury, infection, arthritis, nerve damage etc. although there is typically an underlying inflammatory …

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Rising Ever Upward

Rising Ever Upward By Justine Brooks Froelker

My alarm goes off at 4:14 am. I am one of those people, it must be set on a 4. Just one of my things I suppose. Admit it, you have at least one of those too. I do the affirmations of my morning routine despite it being so early …

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DRINK UP DEHYDRATION — IS NO JOKE!

DRINK UP DEHYDRATION—IS NO JOKE!

By Jean Huelsing RN (Founder of Camp Jump Start®) The dog days of summer are here. With the unrelenting heat and humidity comes the risk of a potentially deadly malady—dehydration, heat exhaustion and heat stroke. Scott was on the golf course when he collapsed at the 9th hole. Whenever he …

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Make Life a Little More ‘Hip’!

Make Life a Little More ‘Hip’!

Do you suffer from chronic hip pain with no relief from treatments you have tried? Has your doctor told you that you need a hip replacement? Are you hesitant to take that next step into surgery? Hip replacement surgery removes damaged or diseased parts of a hip joint and replaces …

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