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Weight Watchers: Why the diet I hated as a teenager became the lifestyle I love as an adult – NBC News

The first time I joined Weight Watchers, I was 16 years old. I attended a meeting in a dusty church basement with my friend and her mom. I remember my cheeks burning with shame, seeing my “number” written in pencil on a card. “You have far to go, like me,” my friend’s mom commented, reading… Read More »

Jim’s Pharmacy co-founder remembered as a visionary – Peninsula Daily News

PORT ANGELES — Jim Cammack, co-founder of Jim’s Pharmacy in Port Angeles, a noted community fundraiser and a long-time Olympic Medical Center commissioner, has died. He died unexpectedly surrounded by family at OMC on Thursday afternoon, said his son, Joe Cammack. He was 74. Services will be announced. Joe Cammack, current owner of Jim’s Pharmacy,… Read More »

Air Pollution Bad News for Your Blood Pressure

THURSDAY, June 27, 2019 (HealthDay News) — In yet another finding that shows air pollution is bad for more than just your lungs, a new study suggests long-term exposure could raise your risk of high blood pressure and metabolic syndrome. Metabolic syndrome includes a number of health conditions that increase the risk of heart disease,… Read More »