“Vaping is hurting teenage athletes..”

July 10, 2019, 11:57 AM CDT By Erika Edwards Addictions to electronic cigarettes are derailing the dreams of promising young athletes, leaving them struggling to breathe, keep up with their teammates and find motivation to practice. Take Cade Beauparlant, 18, of Newburyport, Massachusetts. Beauparlant first laced up hockey skates when he was just a few […]

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Evaluation of SHIP workplace wellness

New study shows SHIP boosting Minnesota employers’ workplace wellness efforts Employers participating in Minnesota’s Statewide Health Improvement Partnership (SHIP) overwhelmingly reported positive changes in healthy eating and physical activity among their employees, according to a new study conducted by the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH). These findings are encouraging for employers looking to improve workers’ […]

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How to Stay Active in Warm Weather

When the temperature goes up in the summer months, exercising outside can become challenging. Even heat-loving, sun-seeking exercisers can become overheated when the sun is beaming down in the heat of the day. For more on this article: https://www.heart.org/en/healthy-living/fitness/getting-active/how-to-stay-active-in-warm-weather

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Walmart is raising the minimum age to buy tobacco to 21

New York (CNN Business)Walmart, the world’s largest retailer, will increase the minimum age to buy tobacco products, marking a big moment in the fight against teen nicotine addiction. For more on this article go to: https://www.cnn.com/2019/05/08/business/walmart-tobacco-minimum-age/index.html

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