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by Kelly Eusaint Lewis and Renee Bracey Sherman

Starting today, open enrollment for the Affordable Care Act (ACA) will set in motion a trifecta of change.  The ACA adds protections… Read More

Forget Me Not: 10 Ways to Your Improve Memory

Forget Me Not: 10 Ways to Your Improve Memory

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It is said in jest all too often: “I’m having a senior moment.” That assertion can indeed be a point of humor when… Read More

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Work It Out Hitting the gym may be beneficial for more than just eliminating belly flab and firming that booty. New studies from the Memorial… Read More

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August 2006 My middle sister Natalie is a praying fool. She comes to North Carolina hauling a huge heap… Read More

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