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Crisfield, Md. Lions Club Seeks Used Eyeglasses as Part of ‘Recycle for Sight’ Program

For people living in developing countries, access to prescription eyeglasses often seems like a luxury out of reach.However, the Lions Clubs of Tullahoma, Tenn. and Crisfield, Md. are hoping to make eyeglasses a little more accessible to these people through this month’s Recycle For Sight program, according to a June 12 Tullahoma Newsarticle.Throughout this month, the […]

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How Your Office Job Could Be Damaging Your Body

Is your back bothering you?You aren’t alone. An estimated 80% of adults will experience neck or back pain at some point in their lives. In fact, lower back pain is the top musculo-skeletal disorder and is the leading cause of disability around the world, according to a June 19 Island Connection article.The Island Connection reports that the cause of […]


Two Degree Temperature Increase From AC Units Has Heavy Impact

Arizonians are staring down a vicious, self-perpetuating cycle. The weather in Phoenix has been unprecedentedly scorching, with temperatures rising as high as 110°F–10 degrees hotter than last year’s average. Naturally as a result, people are going to turn their air conditioning on full blast. The problem here, according to Arizona State University research, is that […]