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It’s all in your head


It’s football season again. Every weekend on playing fields from the junior high school to the NFL stadiums injured players will be carted off or helped off because they can’t walk off the playing ...

October 20, 2011 02:46 PM | 0 0 comments | 1070 1070 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cooking matters


The Internet and the double-income family have combined to create an unprecedented number of sedentary children. Desk jobs have made it difficult to fit exercise into our daily lives. We’re too bus...

October 13, 2011 12:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 1077 1077 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ready for ZB?


The tightrope which is our lives is unforgiving. Balance is something we long for but find difficult to achieve.  It takes so little to knock us sideways, our arms pinwheeling in an attempt to keep...

October 06, 2011 12:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 1072 1072 recommendations | email to a friend
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Book of Miracles


A man in London had cancer and was told he had two months to live. He spent every penny he had to have a wonderful two months. By then he was feeling better — he was not dying. So he sued his docto...

September 29, 2011 12:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 1051 1051 recommendations | email to a friend
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Health law changes


This week’s health column will detail some of the program funding changes recently adopted by the state government that will affect seniors. It will also list some county programs available to seni...

September 22, 2011 12:25 PM | 0 0 comments | 1059 1059 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hearing on senior health


The annual Ulster County Office for the Aging (UCOFA) public hearing at Roudigan’s Steak House outside Kingston last week provided an overview of some of the services available to local seniors. En...

September 15, 2011 12:52 PM | 0 0 comments | 1062 1062 recommendations | email to a friend
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Reduce school stress


The change of routine felt by both parents and kids as the school year begins can be a major distraction that increases stress for everyone. It’s only normal for excited youngsters to anticipate ch...

September 08, 2011 03:35 PM | 0 0 comments | 1056 1056 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kinder cuts


Surgery is a scary experience. It has risks. It often involves a long recovery period. It leaves scars. A relatively new and very popular technique called minimally invasive surgery — laparoscopy —...

September 01, 2011 12:36 PM | 0 0 comments | 1056 1056 recommendations | email to a friend
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Safety first


There have been some unusual goings on around our house. It’s not surprising after a move: no matter how sedentary you may be, the appearance of two tons of boxes containing items you were convince...

August 25, 2011 11:20 AM | 0 0 comments | 1068 1068 recommendations | email to a friend
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New hospital opens


The consolidation and downsizing of New York State’s hospitals mandated by the Berger Commission report aimed to reform and restructure health care in the state. But it has also resulted in a new, ...

August 18, 2011 11:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 1075 1075 recommendations | email to a friend
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