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Hearing Loss Speeds Up Brain Shrinkage and Could Lead to Dementia

Research at Johns Hopkins University The brains of all people shrink with age but the brains of people with hearing loss shrink more rapidly – they lose an extra cubic centimeter of brain a year. Hearing loss is associated with increased risk of dementia, falls, hospitalization and poor mental health. Researchers at John Hopkins University, […]

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What Ever Happened to Freedom of Speech?

By Myrna Conrad What does freedom of speech mean? We all have the ability to say or express whatever we want to in any country. However, there are varying degrees of repercussions and consequences within the legal system of various governments. In the U.S., the First Amendment addresses our rights, within our country, to exercise […]

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The All or Nothing Trap

By Stephenie Craig, Journey Bravely Are you already over hope for new year possibilities? Maybe 2021 is already draining you and feeling like a punch in the gut. Sometimes you round New Years with ideas, goals and energy for something new only to be met with resistance, sick season, negative thinking and more of the […]

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Supplements, What You Should Know

By Kay Leaman, HealthyDay HealthyLife The first question we ask ourselves is, ‘Do we need vitamins?’ Some believe that, since they eat healthy and include fresh fruits and vegetables in their daily diet, they get what their bodies need. But, if you look into this further you’ll find: ‘An analysis of nutritional records done by […]

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Investing in Greener and Cleaner Energy

By Maurice Stouse, Financial Advisor and Branch Manager Investors are, and have for some time, been hearing and seeing a lot about green and clean energy. Green energy is also known as renewable energy or not expendable like a fossil fuel. Examples of green or renewable energy include solar energy, wind energy and hydroelectric energy. […]

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What Flood Zone Do You Live In?

By Victoria Ostrosky “I don’t understand!” Jack whined. “I just don’t. Why is buying flood insurance so hard?” “I hear you,” replied Megan. “All insurance can be confusing, and flood insurance is no different. Let me try to explain it in layman’s terms to make it a little easier.” Megan, Jack’s insurance agent and friend, […]

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Gumbo and Mardi Gras Go Together Like, Oh Yeah!

It’s Mardi Gras Time! Sunday, Feb. 14th, 2 p.m. No Cost to Attend Mardi Gras is BIGGER and BETTER than ever at The Village of Baytowne Wharf! “Laissez les bon temps rouler” (let the good times roll)! The Village streets will be filled with costumed dogs and their humans along with unique and colorful floats, […]

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