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7 Tips for Busy Moms this Mother’s Day

7 Tips for Busy Moms this Mother’s Day

The day to day pressures of a busy family life can consume the mental and physical energy of even the most steadfast mother. We all strive to be the type of mother who dons a superhero cape and strides through the many challenges of modern motherhood with confidence.  But, super powers …

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Marijuana – Part 1

Marijuana

By Frank G. aVice, DVM, BS Pharm Cannabis, often called marijuana, was believed to be used by early Chinese physicians, probably as an herbal therapy. Records dated as early as 2737 B.C. mention medical treatments using cannabis for a variety of illnesses including gout, malaria, and constipation, along with other …

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So What’s the Big Deal about Food Allergies?

So What’s the Big Deal about Food Allergies?

 “The percentage of children with a food allergy increased by about 50% between 1997 and 2011.” Is peanut allergy the only allergy that is serious? What about other foods? Many foods in addition to peanuts can cause a serious allergic reaction. When children come into contact with the foods to …

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IMAGINE WHAT KIDS CAN ACHIEVE THIS SUMMER

At the YMCA of Central Kentucky, we believe kids can do anything with the right support. That’s why your Y is committed to helping kids get on (and stay on!) a healthy youth development journey that includes physical, intellectual, and social-emotional growth. From achieving goals, to making friends, and developing …

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You Have the Power to Reduce Your Healthcare Costs

You Have the Power to Reduce Your Healthcare Costs

Regardless of whether you have the best possible health insurance, a middle-of-the-road plan, or no plan at all, healthcare costs are a continuing concern for the American family. Healthcare expenses continue to rise while wages have remained stagnant. As a result, healthcare costs (insurance premiums, deductibles and co-pays), are eating …

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