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World Health Day Focus: Food Safety

Happy World Health Day! This year’s focus is on food safety. Take a minute and watch the video below to learn the five keys to safer food. For more information on the World Health Day and the World Health Organization … Continue reading

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Health webinar today – #FSHW14

Looking for something to do over lunch? Catch today’s farm safety webinar by the AgriSafe Network. Information below. Topic: Health Assessment and Prevention Programs for Agricultural Producers Presenter: Carolyn Sheridan, BSN Clinical Director, AgriSafe Network Time: 12:00pm – 1:00pm  (CST) … Continue reading

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Have you laughed today?

How did the farmer find his lost cow? He tractor down. Why shouldn’t you tell a secret on a farm? Because the potatoes have eyes and the corn has ears! The University of Illinois Extension put together a nice infographic about … Continue reading

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Wearing SPF in the Winter – The Facts

UV radiation exposure increases 4-5% with every 1,000 feet above sea level Skiers and snowboarders take note: according to the Skin Cancer Foundation, the higher your elevation, the greater your exposure to harmful UV rays. Plus, snow reflects and intensifies … Continue reading

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February – Heart Health Month

How healthy is your heart? February is Heart Health Month. Here are some healthy heart tips and some stats to help!

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We grow up, not out of risk

Remember when you welcomed your first baby into your home. You were a family for the first time and not just a couple. Tell me, what did you have on your gift registry or perhaps have purchased months before the … Continue reading

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National Rural Health Day!

The third Thursday of every November – Today, November 21 – celebrates National Rural Health Day. Today is an opportunity to “Celebrate the Power of Rural” by honoring the selfless, community-minded, “can do” spirit that prevails in rural America. It … Continue reading

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