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COVID UPDATE: Use of Johnson and Johnson vaccine put on hold

Apr 13th, 2021 | By

The state Department of Health announced today it is temporarily stopping the use of the Johnson and Johnson vaccine statewide starting immediately over concerns about its safety. In a statement, health department (DOH) officials said they’re following the nationwide guidance of the Federal Drug Administration and the national Centers for Disease Control (CDC). Use of
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Tax season is a good time to look ahead to next year

Apr 12th, 2021 | By
Tax season is a good time to look ahead to next year

With tax time upon us, one message we keep hearing is that you should file as early as possible. You may recall that last year there were numerous delays in getting tax refunds after the pandemic caught everyone, including the IRS, off guard. If you have a refund coming, the sooner you file, the sooner
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Eating clean and healthy on a budget

Apr 12th, 2021 | By
Eating clean and healthy on a budget

Does eating a healthy, nutritious and satisfying diet without breaking the bank seem like an impossible task?  Think shopping at upscale grocery stores like Whole Foods, ordering high-end take-out, or expensive meal kits are the best options?  Not so, says Manasa Rajan, lead nutritionist at Cure.fit, who shares five ways you can eat clean and
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How to make healthy choices about caregiving for your loved one, and for yourself

Apr 12th, 2021 | By

Oftentimes, many of us, when making decisions as caregivers, tend to leave out a vital factor – ourselves. As caregivers of our loved ones with dementia or Alzheimer’s, our role as the decisionmaker gets emotionally demanding. As the disease progresses, more decisions seem to pile up. As time goes by, we forget that we are
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