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Celebrate Summer with hard cider

Hard Cider

(NAPSI)—The warm days of summer are finally here, which means endless opportunities for entertaining friends and family. Delicious food and drinks are the key to summer cookouts, and cider’s crisp and refreshing flavor makes it the perfect beverage for gatherings. The first step in planning the ultimate summer cookout is …

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Raising Kids Who Speak For The Bees

Kids and Bees

(NAPSI)—Remember the Lorax, who spoke for the trees? Dr. Seuss’ tale laid important groundwork by encouraging the next generation to care about the environment. As Seuss wrote, “Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It’s not.” Regardless of age or ability, students …

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MUSC offers a game changer for Lupus

Lupus

by Kimberly McGhee The first clinical trial in the U.S. using allogeneic mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) to treat human disease is being led by MUSC [Medical University of South Carolina] Health rheumatologists Gary S. Gilkeson, M.D., and Diane L. Kamen, M.D., MSCR, who are studying their safety and efficacy in patients with systemic lupus …

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NMB Farmers Market opens Monday, May 6th

The North Myrtle Beach Farmers Market opens Monday, May 6 at 925 1st Avenue South, between the North Myrtle Beach Library and City Hall.  The Market will be open 10:00 .a.m. – 3:00 p.m. each Monday through October 28. The Market offers vegetables, fruits, baked goods, flowers, plants, seafood, artisan crafts, jams …

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Health Benefits Of Plant-Based Nutrition

As people continue to look for ways to live healthier lifestyles, the plant-based diet continues to gain momentum. A plant-based diet describes a way of eating in which there is an emphasis on plant foods in the form of colorful fruits and vegetables, legumes and whole grains. Supporting Your Health …

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Mosquito Spraying Scheduled for Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Conway, South Carolina-Horry County will conduct ground mosquito spraying, weather permitting, in following areas on Wednesday, May 1, 2019, Loris, Green Sea, Nichols, Socastee, Burgess, Hwy 57, and Hwy 90. Spraying is typically conducted between dusk and 11 p.m.  The chemicals used for mosquito control spraying are approved by the EPA …

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Four Ways To Remain Mentally Sharp In Retirement

Many retirees share a fear of gradually losing their ability to think as clearly as they used to or remember simple information such as other people’s names. And while everyone has the occasional “senior moment,” medical research indicates that aging by itself is generally not a cause of cognitive decline. …

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Living Better With Chronic Respiratory Diseases

Here’s news that should help many people with chronic respiratory diseases such as COPD breathe easier: Pulmonary rehabilitation is a proven treatment that improves quality of life. The Problem “People with COPD and other chronic respiratory diseases are often limited in many daily activities,” said Carolyn L. Rochester, M.D., professor …

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