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Middle-aged and Driving While Distracted

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 Middle-aged drivers are apparently guilty of doing something teenagers are commonly accused of… using their cellphones behind the wheel!

Could Oral Contraceptives Help Ease Rheumatoid Arthritis? (HealthDay)Only association was seen, and older women shouldn't take the pill to treat symptoms, experts say

Short Bouts of Activity May Offset Lack of Sustained Exercise in Kids From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Child Health and Human Development)

September 2015 is Healthy Aging Month!

Health Literacy Month

An annual health obser­vance designed to focus national atten­tion on the positive aspects of grow­ing older. Now in its second decade. Use Sep­tem­ber as the moti­va­tion to take stock of where you’ve been, what you really would like to do if money was no object,” says Wor­thing­ton. “And try it! Who says you have to do some­thing related to what you stud­ied in school? Who says, you can’t start your own home busi­ness later in life, test you’re your phys­i­cal prowess, or do some­thing wildly dif­fer­ent from any­thing you’ve done before? Only that per­son you see in the mirror!”

The American Cancer Society
is recruiting men and women across Shreveport-Bossier area for a landmark research study called Cancer Prevention Study -3 (CPS-3).

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What if you could make it so just one family never had to hear the words "you have cancer?" Now you can. This year our community has a unique opportunity to make an impact on the lives of many, and the American Cancer Society urges you to join and sign up today. Anyone can visit www.cps3northla.org and schedule an appointment today to reserve a spot to participate in CPS-3.

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