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Nearly 70 percent of Americans are on at least one prescription drug, and more than half take two, Mayo Clinic researchers report.

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By Jonathan Galland

Drug Deaths Overtake Car Fatalities

What is in your medicine cabinet could be more dangerous than what is in your driveway.

 

That’s the takeaway from a new report on the growing epidemic of prescription drug abuse from the Los Angeles Times. Drug deaths have doubled within a decade, while traffic fatalities have declined.

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Heat Stress - Staying Safe During a Heat Wave

Summer’s here and that means some very high temperatures that can lead to heat stress and heat-related illness.

 

People exposed to extreme heat or who work in hot environments may be at risk of heat stress. Heat stress can result in heat stroke, heat exhaustion, heat cramps, or heat rashes, and can be fatal.

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