Health

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October: Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month

Many of my readers from long ago on Mommy’s Links know this, but my newer readers may not.  Pregnancy and...

Deal on Eyeglasses and Contacts!

Deal on Eyeglasses and Contacts!

Four out of the six of us wear glasses in our house.  We have thoroughly enjoyed our experience at Davis...

Create a heart healthy environment World Heart Day #keepitpumping

Create a heart healthy environment World Heart Day #keepitpumping

Cardiovascular health is something very important to our family.  My husband, “Massapequa Dad”, suffered a heart attack just over 14...

Gluten won’t kill most of us, but SODIUM will! #keepitpumping

Gluten won’t kill most of us, but SODIUM will! #keepitpumping

My husband and I just returned from a grocery shopping trip, and I am once again baffled by what we...

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Watch your Sodium for World Heart Day #keepitpumping

We are taking part in World Heart Day on September 29 in the world’s biggest intervention against cardiovascular disease (CVD)....

#Visionworks giving away eye exams/ glasses to 10,000 kids in need

Now that Back to School season is in full swing, have your children gotten their annual eye exams yet?  We...

Universal - Red Carpet Style!

Our last hurrah of the summer! #TravelForReal @Loews_Hotels #FamilyForward

Thursday morning, bright and early, our family will be boarding a plane to head down to sunny Orlando Florida for...

Blood Drive

Blood Drive

Blood Drive Wednesday, August 12 1:30 to 7:30 p.m. (last appointment is 7:15 p.m.) Location: American Legion Post 1066, 66...

High cholesterol and risk factors for heart disease #HighCholesterol

High cholesterol and risk factors for heart disease #HighCholesterol

We do not take cardiovascular health lightly. As you may recall, my husband has been dealing with some cardiological issues...

Jen’s Clean and Healthy Egg Salad

Jen’s Clean and Healthy Egg Salad

I was in the mood for egg salad today, although mayo is not part of the ‘clean eating’ program.  So a...