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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 […]

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What Are The Healthiest U.S. States For Aging Americans? Maryland Ranks In The Top 10

A new report by the United Health Foundation named Maryland the tenth healthiest state for aging Americans. Minnesota topped the list, while Mississippi came in dead last. How did the report arrive at these conclusions?The document, the ‘America’s Health Rankings Senior Report: A Call to Action,’ uses 34 measurements of health data to grade each state’s performance in […]