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Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Kaboom

The community of Desert Hot Springs came together to build a "Kaboom" playground at the newly opened Community Health and Wellness Center. A record 380 volunteers completed the project in half an hour less...

Major US retailers reject ‘frankenfish’

A number of top US grocery stores, including Trader Joe’s and Whole Foods, have pledged to reject selling the genetically engineered “frankenfish” if it is allowed on the market in April. The mutant fish was...

San Bernadino is fighting theWest Nile Virus

In response to recent exposures of the West Nile Virus, The San Bernardino Sheriff’s Department has launched a program in coordination with the County's Public Health- Vector Contro.  This will help identify areas likely...

Drinking May Improve Ability to Detect Changes

Newswise — Moderate intoxication may help a person notice minor changes in a visual scene, researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago have found. During tests of "change blindness," the inability to notice minor...

Beware: Nursing homes are not for sick individuals

By Dr. Ethelle G. Lord~ Providing three square meals a days and receiving help with getting dressed in a nursing home should really be no longer acceptable. This is the traditional way. Recently I received a...

Beat the Heat: Exercise Safety on Hot Summer Days

MAYWOOD, Ill. – It’s already been one of the warmest years in decades and the 90-plus degree temperatures just keep coming. It’s always important to be conscious of weather conditions when you exercise, but...