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Save Money By Refilling Your Water Bottles with Virgin America’s ‘Hydration Stations’

Now we have just one more reason to love  Richard Branson.

The environmentalist and founder of Virgin America airlines has installed “hydration stations” at San Francisco International Airport.

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US Government Mandates Fast Food Nutrition Labeling

In an effort to help people make more informed choices when eating away from home, the federal government is introducing mandatory nutrition labeling for fast food menus and vending machines.

Items sold at movie theaters are exempt, which is odd given what calorie bombs those snacks can be.

The problem is that few Americans pay much attention to the nutrition labeling on even the packaged foods brought into their homes.

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Don’t Be Fooled By These Foods

Sea salt, energy drinks, low fat... you gotta be careful not to be sucked in to the "pitch" of the food manufacturers! The more you know, the better you do. One thing I have learned is to shop around the OUTSIDE perimeter of the store. That's where the good-for-you stuff is.

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Is Your Shampoo Making You Fat

On first glance you might think, Bruce Mikells has lost his freaking mind, you might be right, but this story is based on the latest scientific findings. Did you ever consider that what you put on your body could have as much of an effect on your health as what you put in your body? That fancy shampoo you are using could be causing you to gain weight.

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Better Than Winning The Lottery, Become A Marrow Donor

I am registered with the National Marrow Donor Program. So is Jude, so is Krista, so is Tracy, so are many of the people who work here at 97.3 The Dawg. We want you to become a registered Marrow Donor too. Why register? Your bone marrow could be the miracle match countless thousand of people are looking for to save their lives. Two of our St Jude Kids need bone marrow tranplants, one has found a match, the other is still searching. Here is all you need to do.

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The Mystery Of The Migrane May Be Solved. Relief Could Be Coming Soon

Migraines, if you've get them you don't need to be told what they are . If you don't get Migrane headaches begin counting your luck stars right now and don't stop until I tell you too. New reasearch may soon bring hundreds of thousands of Americans like me out of the darkened room with the wet towel on their heads and back into the light of the living.

Migraine headaches to me are best described as a ton of bricks pushing down on the top of my skull while it is being held in a vice on the sides while my face is covered in throbbing punches of boulders rolling down hill into my brain. Through science there may now be new hope that migranes won't take away a day an half of our lives every time we get one.

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Your Cell Phone Could Be The Reason You’re So Tired

Have you noticed how items that are supposed to make our lives easier almost always wind up being bad for us too? For example the microwave oven, it makes preparing food faster, but most of us it for making popcorn and junk food.

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What Bit You? A Photo Guide To Bites And Stings

'Tis the season to get stung, you can fa la la la la if you want to. I hate getting bit and stung, it's my least favorite part of warm weather. If you have kids you know about mystery bites from bugs and other critters. Knowing what caused the problem is the beginning of the solution. We've found a nice photo slide show from the folks at WebMd to help you figure out what sank its fangs into your tender flesh.

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Pink Pork Is It Okay To Eat?

A delicious stuffed pork roast or grilled pork loin, now that sounds like Memorial Day heaven to me. Pork for the longest time we have been told you really need to cook it until it is totally done. Is that really true? To me a beef steak taste best when it's a little pink, but what about pork. Is pink pork okay to eat? 

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9 Surprising Truths About Sunscreen: How To Protect Your Skin

Sunscreen, I would say we are all in agreement it's a good thing to have and to use. A lot of us prefer to sport a golden tan but is that the healthiest thing for us to be wearing? One thing is for certain this Memorial Day Weekend a lot of us are going to be outside in the sun. What you don't know about sun screen could harm your children and be very unhealthy for you too.

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