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HondaVac: Best Invention of 2014

Heather Neal - Thursday, March 28, 2013 - 5:21am

If you frequently haul your friends or have a large family, a minivan is the classic, albeit less “cool,” mode of transportation. I admit that when I hear minivan, my brain recodes and processes that as “mommy-mobile...

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Camping Deal at Georgia State Parks

Heather Neal - Monday, April 1, 2013 - 8:43am

Just in time for Spring Break camping trips, Georgia State Parks has announced a new incentive program for campers and geocachers. The GeoCamp Loyalty Program enables campers to earn a free night of camping. Campers...

Dr. Sandy Says: Hep C Testing Imperative for Baby Boomers

Sandra Fryhofer, MD - Monday, April 8, 2013 - 4:53am

Attention fellow baby boomers! The CDC says all of us should be tested for Hepatitis C. Hepatitis C is a death threat. Find out if it's threatening you. Learn more in the videos below. Watch Boomer Alert for more:

Ask Dr. Sandy: Can Vitamin C Prevent Colds?

Sandra Fryhofer, MD - Wednesday, April 10, 2013 - 5:37am

In this segment of Ask Dr. Sandy learn the truth about vitamin C's effectiveness in treating and preventing the common cold. Send your health-related question to AskDrSandy@gpb.org

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Earth Day Weekend Events in Georgia

Heather Neal - Friday, April 19, 2013 - 8:29am

Earth Day weekend coincides with a number of festivals, fairs, and outdoor activities all over the state of Georgia. Many of those are specially designed with Earth Day in mind. •Located between Adel and Ellenton,...

PBS Parents Play and Learn App

PBS Parents Learn and Play App

Heather Neal - Thursday, May 2, 2013 - 5:06am

There’s a new app out and it’s available for free on Apple and Android devices! Also, the app is bilingual for English/ Spanish. PBS Parents released their app Play and Learn. I thought it was interesting that it’s...

Healing After the Boston Marathon

Sandra Fryhofer, MD - Friday, May 3, 2013 - 5:58am

All of us are touched by the terrible events at this year’s Boston Marathon. As the increasingly complex story unfolds, images of carnage fill television screens and front pages. These images and information are...

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WORKING: Family Business

Joshua Stewart - Friday, May 10, 2013 - 6:30am

At work, you might have your company’s mission or values posted somewhere in your workspace or in common areas. Maybe it’s automatically appended at the end of your emails. At home, some families do the same thing. They...

Baby Bump Basics

Sandra Fryhofer, MD - Friday, May 24, 2013 - 5:38am

So you’re pregnant. Your baby bump starts showing. You begin to gain weight. But how much weight should you gain and how much is too much? Weight gain during pregnancy is important because it affects both your health...

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Blanket Forts for Summer Fun

Heather Neal - Thursday, June 6, 2013 - 6:10am

A rainy day across the state is a great time to break out the blanket fort. An iconic staple of childhood, the blanket fort is the ideal combination of fun, creativity, and comfort. It’s also a fantastic way to get...

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