Valentine's Day suggestions

  Many countries around the world celebrate Valentine’s Day.  The original Valentine’s Day was a liturgical celebration of one or more early saints named Valentius.  However, by the middle ages and probably largely due to Geoffrey Chaucer, Valentine’s Day became associated with a courtly love in which lovers expressed their devotion to one another with…

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New stroke risks for women announced

The American Heart Association just released guidelines for preventing strokes in women. The guidelines look at things distinctly female in nature that increase the chance of a stroke and then provide recommendations for treating the problem. It’s not that women don’t share many of the same risk factors that men because we do. But women…

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