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You'll Spend 22 Years of Your Life Looking At Screens

A recent study published by StudyFinds found that the average American spends almost HALF of their life staring at screens. The study found that we now spend about 42% of our waking hours staring at a screen of some kind. That equates to an average of 6 hours and 43 minutes per day. If you…

10 Most Stressed Out Cities

Where you live can have a big impact on your stress-level, according to a new study published by the job-finder site Zippia. So, what are the 10 most stressed-out cities in America? Researchers looked at average commutes, unemployment, work hours and other factors in every U.S. city with at least 100,000 people... all 306 of…

Do You Use Oral-B Dental Floss?

Photo Illustration by Sean Gallup/Getty ImagesIf we are doing what our dentist recommends for us to do, we are all brushing and flossing our teeth daily. That's a good thing, right? Well, maybe not. If you are using the Oral-B Glide floss you may want to read this story. A new study says Oral-B floss…

Take The "No Booze" Challenge

Could you abstain from drinking alcohol for thirty days? Would you even want to? A recent study reported by CBS Boston finds that taking a month off from drinking improves health all year. If you give up drinking for a month, it could improve your health later in the year. British researchers studied 800 people…

Mandatory Flu Shots?

How do you feel about the state mandating that all Pre-K children (2-4 years old) have a flu shot prior to entering school? That's what is happening in Connecticut. Check out this story from WTNH-TV in New Haven, CT. For a look at Florida Health law and requirements click on Florida Health.gov .  

Heart Attacks Most Likely On Christmas Eve

We all know the holidays can really wreak havoc on our health. But now, a new study has found the risk of having a heart attack rises nearly 40-percent every Christmas Eve. The observational study analyzed the timing of 283,000 heart attacks over 15 years. According to the American Heart Association, someone suffers a heart…