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Cigarette smoking is the leading cause of preventable disease and death in the United States, accounting for more than 480,000 deaths every year. Tobacco use leads to nicotine dependence which more often than not causes smokers to continue their bad habit for years. With education and transparency in the tobacco industry on the rise, more people are ready to kick…

motorcycle

As the sun starts to show itself more regularly and the temperatures rise, motorcycles fill the roads. The danger of motorcycles is easy to see when you take into account the lack of protection for the riders. However, there are simple steps every driver can take in order to prevent accidents involving motorcycles. Passenger vehicles should take extra caution to…

By: Jared Smith Summer is coming and if you are like me, it comes with fond childhood memories of playing with man’s best friend.  Meet nine-year-old me and Sonic, my first dog: Sonic was a wiry terrier mix with front feet that pointed in opposite directions.  The local veterinarian used to joke that God must have put all his spare…

food allergy nuts

Food allergy affects around 7% of children under the age of 3 and around 3% of adults. These numbers do not indicate a cure for certain allergies, rather some people outgrow their allergy as they age. Food allergies are caused by your body mistakenly identifying specific foods as something harmful. In response your immune system triggers cells to release an…

arthritis knee pain

Approximately 40 million Americans suffer from arthritis, including more than 250,000 children. While there isn’t a cure for most types of arthritis, there are things you can do to mitigate the pain associated with it. The most obvious option is generally over-the-counter and prescription pain medication but there are possible risks associated with these. Topical Medications Gels, creams, and patches…

Legal news affects our everyday lives, whether we notice it or not. Here’s a summary of a few of this month’s major cases. Fisher Price Faces Class Action Over Recalled Rock ‘N Play Tied to Infant Deaths Fisher-Price is facing class action lawsuit over its recalled Rock ‘N Play sleeper. The product has been connected to more than 30 infant…

There are wonderful charities throughout Kentucky working to help people from all walks of life. Whether through acts of service, participation or simply a financial contribution these charities need YOUR help! Sometimes it can seem overwhelming to decide which charity to donate to, so we will be compiling a list every month of fun upcoming charity events to help guide…

At McCoy, Hiestand & Smith we value the health and safety of everyone in our community. Sometimes regardless of how careful we are the products we buy aren’t as safe as we had hoped. Products are recalled every day and it’s important to stay up to date on those recalls in order to keep you and your loved ones safe….

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