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Which states have the highest sin taxes?

A breakdown of what each state charges in taxes for beer, liquor, tobacco and wine. Read more

How To Defeat the Garden Slug

Cassie Sheets

Few things haunt a gardener’s nightmares like a slug invasion. These slimy pests eat double their body weight in a day, and can munch through your seedlings overnight. Fortunately, there are a few tricks you can use to keep slugs at bay. Read more


Fish Eaters Report Less Rheumatoid Arthritis Pain

FRIDAY, June 23, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Eating fish at least twice a week may significantly reduce the pain and swelling associate… Read more

Fewer U.S. Kids Binge Drinking

FRIDAY, June 23, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- A new federal report finds that fewer U.S. teens and young adults are indulging in frat-pa… Read more

A Baby's Skin No Match for the Sun

FRIDAY, June 23, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Want to help protect your children from skin cancer as they get older? Make sure they neve… Read more


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The 23 granolas with the most sugar

Many popular granolas are full of unhealthy amounts of sugar that will give you a quick rush, and a subsequent crash by the time you… Read more

Where is the least obese place in each state?

Take a state-by-state look at America's obesity epidemic. Read more

What are the best foods for brain health?

Three things for your shopping list: Sardines. Bacon. And beef brains. Read more

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Health Tip: Want Healthier Lungs?

(HealthDay News) -- Though you can't live without them, we'll bet you haven't spent much time thinking about how to take care of your lungs. Read more

Health Tip: Get the Facts on Alcohol and Sleep

(HealthDay News) -- A glass of wine may initially help you drift off to sleep, but it's hardly a prescription for a quality night of rest. Read more

ON HEALTH: Tips on helping those with cancer

No one wants to hear the dreaded diagnosis, “You have cancer!” It is scary. It feels like your life will be turned upside down. There are many aspects to life with cancer – for the patient as well as everyone connected to that patient! Read more