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Woman in a brown winter jacket standing at the cornery of a snow-covered road. (Photo: Joseph Pearson/Unsplash)

Winter Skin Blahs

How to Repair Your Dry Winter Skin Every year it amazes my how quickly my skin goes from fine to super dry winter skin. I am dry, cracked and in pain. If I bump my hand on something, I am sure to be bleeding. I asked skincare experts from estheticians to dermatologists for their
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A woman lying on a table in tank top and panties gets laser hair removal in her bikini area. (Photo: BHRC)

Hair-free, Carefree

To Laser or Not to Laser I am sure you have heard of laser hair removal, not to be confused with electrolysis which is the only FDA approved treatment for permanent hair removal. Since light is absorbed by dark objects and reflected by light ones, lasers use selective
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Stoves should not be used to heat your home and gas appliances should have adequate ventilation. (Photo: National Capitol Poison Center)

Breathe Easy

Prevent Carbon Monoxide Poisoning On Jan. 4, a 13-year-old girl died and dozens of people were injured by carbon monoxide poisoning in Perth Amboy, N.J. Locally, nine people were hospitalized for carbon monoxide exposure in mid-November when a three-story boardinghouse in the 500
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