Health

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Keeping Firefighters Safe with Fire Science

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Nature Rx: One of the Healthiest Things You Can Do Is Hang Out in the Woods

Spending time in nature powerfully benefits our health

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Stay Safe in the Sun with These Tips

Daily sunscreen use cuts skin cancer risk in half

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Water Wellness: How to Select a Water Filter for Your Home

What you need to know before choosing a water filter or whole-house filtration system

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How to Make Eco-Friendly Shopping Decisions: 4 Tips

Consider the planet when you shop

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Protecting Your Family from Dangerous Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs)

Home furnishings, cleaners and other common household items can harm your health

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Is That Product Healthy?

Find out easily with the free GoodGuide® app

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7 Tips for Avoiding the Flu and Other Illnesses at Work

7 Tips for Avoiding the Flu and Other Illnesses at Work

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Is Your Wood Floor Coating Safe? A New Study Explains

Learn how to choose a safer wood floor coating, paint and other solvents

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Actions to Take Now During Flu Season

Prevention matters, as does knowing when to go to the ER

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​Give Cold Season the Cold Shoulder: Preventing the Spread of Infectious Diseases

Fall and winter are synonymous with cold season, especially in the northern states.

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What is Sepsis?

Knowing the signs could one day save your life.

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9 Habits That Make Seasonal Allergies Worse

Wearing contacts, stressing too much — do any of these sound familiar?

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Can a Home DNA Stool Test Replace a Colonoscopy?

There's no scope and no prep necessary — so is it too good to be true?

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Endometriosis Linked to Heart Disease in Study

Gynecological condition may boost heart risk 60 percent; even more in young women, research suggests.

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Sesame Street Joins Campaign Against Zika Virus

Elmo and the gang help spread the word about the mosquito-borne disease.