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Feb 20, 2015 10:35 AM

Foodie Friday: Try this immune system booster

"Immunity Broth" Drink this broth right before bedtime to enjoy the anti-inflammatory, detoxifying and calming effects of the roots and spices. Ingredients 4 cups of lemongrass-ginger tisane (recipe follows) 5.4oz coconut milk 2 tablespoons of raw honey 1 teaspoon Turmeric 1 teaspoon Cinnamon 1/4 teaspoon ginger powder 1/4... Read Story

Feb 18, 2015 3:36 PM

Researchers study cause of marijuana munchies

New research reveals why people get the munchies after smoking marijuana. Scientists monitored the brains of mice that were exposed to marijuana. The same neurons that usually shut down appetite were instead activated by cannibis, sending a false message of hunger to the brain. Experts say these findings... Read Story

Feb 18, 2015 3:29 PM

ACA sign-up numbers released

New numbers were released Wednesday on the number of people who have signed up for health insurance through the Affordable Care Act. According to the Department of Health and Human Services, 11.4 million people have signed up or were automatically re-enrolled in private health insurance. A majority, about... Read Story

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Feb 18, 2015 12:31 PM

Nursing field in critical condition

For more than a decade there has been a looming nursing shortage. The issue is now evident at the academic level, because there is a nursing faculty shortage. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports nationwide 7 percent of faculty positions are vacant, and, tens of thousands of nursing... Read Story