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Great lawn, landscaping doesn't require lots of water | THE COMPLEAT HOME GARDENER

  • Apr 11, 2015 at 9:00AM

Here are 5 Dirt Cheap Garden Tips that you can bank on:

 

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Restaurant Food, a Likely Culprit in Spreading Heart Disease Among Younger Adults, Study Finds

Eating out is generally considered a pleasurable experience, not least because of its convenience. Busy lifestyles as well as lack of cooking skills and amenities make it an easy choice for many working-age adults to let others take care of their nutritional needs. Unfortunately, not being in charge of your own food preparation can prove...

Timi Gustafson, R.D.

Look Back Once in a While – With Gratitude

All therapy is about change. Whether someone seeks professional advice or follows a self-help program, the underlying assumption is always that something is wrong and needs fixing. In my line of work, as a health counselor, it’s usually about diet, exercise, stress management, sleep, etc. that could be improved upon. But when I find myself...

It's April, but don't be fooled into planting sensitive plants yet | THE COMPLEAT HOME GARDENER

  • Apr 5, 2015 at 8:00AM

April is a good month for planting trees, shrubs, roses, perennial plants such as hosta and rock garden plants as well as hardy sedums and succulents and cool season vegetables.

Timi Gustafson, R.D.

Growing Inequality in Health and Life Expectancy Between Nations

April 7 is World Health Day, an annual event sponsored by the World Health Organization (WHO) to promote greater awareness of global health issues. Conferences and activities all over the world address diverse topics like life expectancy, infant mortality, spread of diseases, access to clean drinking water, healthcare infrastructure, to mention a few. This year’s main focus is...

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