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Healthier Together Tips + Tools

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Garlic scape friggione

This friggione recipe is inspired by a rustic Italian dish from Bologna, Italy. Strap in, because this recipe takes an ample amount of time to cook down but it’s more than worth the wait. 

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Lawn mower safety

In the U.S., more than 9,000 children go to the emergency room for lawn mower-related injuries every year.  Power mowers can be especially dangerous.

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What is a serving?

With the rise in restaurant dining and changes in eating habits over the last few decades, many of us don’t have a clear understanding of what a heart-healthy, nutritious serving of food should look like.

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Swimming safety tips

Swimming is a great recreational sport that can be enjoyed by people of all ages. But it’s important to know how to be safe while you’re in the water.

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Two steps can save a life

The American Heart Association indicates that 4 out of 5 cardiac arrests happen at home or at work, and that effective bystander CPR provided immediately after sudden cardiac arrest can double or triple a victim’s chance of survival. 

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Stuffed portobello mushrooms

In addition to being deliciously earthy and meaty, mushrooms are also an excellent source of powerful antioxidants.  This recipe for Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms is one of the tasty vegetarian meals occasionally served in the Art Nichols Café at Cheshire Medical...

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