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Want to be a Heimlich hero? All ages can learn how to save a life

(BPT) - Three siblings sit in their kitchen enjoying a bedtime snack of sliced oranges. One of them accidently takes too big a bite and suddenly his face is red and he can’t breathe. A routine activity has turned into a choking emergency. Without a second thought, an older sibling wraps his arms around his brother and performs the Heimlich maneuver. The orange slice is dislodged. Oxygen is restored. They all can sleep soundly.

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Thursday 10/23/2014
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Updated: October 25, 2014 - 1:30 am

(BPT) - Marquita Davis, a registered nurse, began her professional life as an early childhood educator. She cared for her students, shaping their minds and social development skills to prepare them for their future education. Years later, unforeseen life events inspired Davis to provide care in a new role, this time as a nurse.

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5 Important Tips for Choosing a Medicare Health Plan
Updated: October 24, 2014 - 1:31 am

(NewsUSA) - As baby boomers retire in record numbers -- 10,000 Americans a day -- more seniors than ever will be asking themselves, "How do I choose a Medicare health plan that's right for me?"

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Empowering People to Regain Their Mobility
Updated: October 24, 2014 - 1:31 am

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On-Site Workplace Health Clinics Emphasize Chiropractic Care
Updated: October 24, 2014 - 1:31 am

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Updated: October 23, 2014 - 1:31 am

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Picking Quality Plans
Updated: October 23, 2014 - 1:31 am

(NAPSI)—Every year, millions of Medicare beneficiaries must decide which Medicare Advantage plan to enroll in. During Medicare’s annual open enrollment period, October 15-December 7, you can change Medicare Advantage (MA) plans or enroll in one for the first time. Important factors to consider include premium costs, choice of doctors and plan benefits. But there is one other important question: What is the quality rating of the plan?

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Know Your Family's Risk Of A Rare Genetic Disorder And The Resources Available To Help You
Updated: October 23, 2014 - 1:31 am

(NAPSI)—There may be a rare genetic disorder in your family that you don’t even know about, but the good news is that a genetic counselor can provide the information, guidance and support to help you understand the chance of passing the condition to your children and options to help your child manage the condition.

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Helping Teachers Reach Students In Need
Updated: October 23, 2014 - 1:31 am

(NAPSI)—Many teachers say it’s not uncommon to find they have students with learning disabilities such as dyslexia in their classrooms. Fortunately, if they have not received tools or training in how to teach those students, teachers do have an ally they can rely on.

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