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How to Get Those Icky Germs Off Your Fruit and Veggies
Sometimes it’s apparent that you need to wash your produce. Those potatoes or carrots you grew yourself or bought at the farmers market probably have a...
Jun 20
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Can Microdosing Psychedelics Boost Your Mental Health?
Please note: This article is for informational purposes only. Banner Health does not endorse microdosing or the use of illegal or controlled substances,...
Jun 15
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Invisible Rattlesnakes: How to Protect Yourself Against Snakebites
Rattlesnakes are found in almost every part of the U.S., but are especially common in the Southwest, such as Arizona, California and New Mexico. If you’ve...
Jun 01 8
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More Young Children Are Accidentally Ingesting Marijuana. Here’s What to Know
As more states legalize medical and recreational marijuana, children are more likely to be unintentionally exposed to it. Studies in Colorado and Massachusetts...
May 14
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The Best Ways to Defend Against Dangerous Snakes and Scorpions
If you live in or around the desert, you’ll want to take steps to keep snakes and scorpions out of your home and yard. Snakes and scorpions are more active...
Apr 20
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Eating Stuff That’s Not Food? It Could Be Pica
You may think that eating things that aren’t considered food is just something you see on shows like TLC’s “My Strange Addiction.” However, it’s more common...
Dec 02
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One Fentanyl-Laced Pill Can Kill You. Here’s How to Protect Yourself
Fentanyl is a drug that has the same effects as morphine or heroin, but it’s significantly more powerful than these drugs. That means a tiny dose can have...
Nov 23
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Got Something in Your Eye? Relief Is Only a Blink Away
Eyes are powerful — and powerfully sensitive. If you’ve ever gotten something stuck in your eye, then you know just how sensitive they can be. Even common...
Sep 27
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Summer Safety Tips: Everything You Need to Know to Enjoy the Season
School’s out for the summer! With COVID-19 vaccinations on the rise, getting out this summer is at the top of everyone’s mind. Whether you’re going on...
Jun 15
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Should I Be Scared of Bees & Wasps?
Summertime means a few things – your kids are home from school, you spend more time in a swimsuit than in jeans and popsicles are disappearing from your...
Jun 12