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We Think Better on Our Feet, Literally

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Summary: A new study finds students with standing desks are more attentive than their seated counterparts. Preliminary results show 12 percent greater on-task engagement in classrooms with standing desks. A study from the Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Public Health finds students with standing desks are more attentive than their seated counterparts. In(read more)

10 Ways Protect Your Pet’s Paws

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Exposure to winter’s dry, cold air and chilly rain, sleet and snow can cause chapped paws and itchy, flaking skin, but these aren’t the only discomforts pets can suffer. Winter walks can become downright dangerous if chemicals from ice-melting agents are licked off of bare paws. Pet parents should take precautions to minimize their furry(read more)

7 Home Treatments for Healing Blisters

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Every so often a blister forms on your foot despite your best foot care cautions. Gladly – if it’s not too big or deep – you can easily help it heal fast without going to the pharmacy. Oh, and try not pop it! We know it’s tempting, but it’s safer not to open up your(read more)

Foot Health Tips for the Airport and Airplane

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Getting through airport security and staying comfy on long flights is a breeze with the following tips: Wear Proper travel shoes Long lines, unexpected mad dashes, and getting through airport security are vexing enough. Avoid additional discomfort and hassle by wearing comfortable shoes you can easily slip on and off. Wear Socks For a majority(read more)