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8 Hangover Cures That Don’t Work, And What Does
Regretting the bevvies you had last night? A night of drinking alcohol – beer, wine, and liquor – seemed like a great idea at the time, but you’ve woken...
Nov 16
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What Can Go Wrong When You Mix Alcohol and Medications
Suppose you’re taking an antibiotic for an infection, treating pain with Tylenol or Advil, or using medication to control heartburn. You might not think...
Oct 28
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Kava & Psychedelic Beverages: Are They Safe?
“Cracking open a cold one” means something different to just about everyone. Whether it’s a local IPA, a hand-mixed cocktail, or a diet cola, the goal...
Sep 19
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Don’t Forget to Clean These Common Household Items
“Wash the dishes, do the mopping! And the sweeping and the dusting!” You don’t live with your evil stepsisters, and you don’t have an army of woodland...
Jul 25
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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