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The Hidden Health Danger of Using Mouthwash

You might want to reconsider your morning swish. ewapee/Shutterstock Taking care of your mouth is important not just for shiny teeth but for your overall health. Gum disease has been linked to Alzheimer’s and heart disease. But that swig of mouthwash may not be helping. Researchers recently discovered that using mouthwash could actually increase your… Read More »

Snow Blindness a Wintry Danger

SUNDAY, Dec. 15, 2019 — With the arrival of winter, it’s time for skiing, sledding and ice skating, but it’s also when snow blindness can strike. Snow blindness is like a sunburn in the eyes. It’s caused by the same UV rays that give you that summer tan. In the case of snow blindness, the… Read More »