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Flouride in Water – The Invisible Additive

If we’re in any of the many fine Duval Street establishments, most of us will try and be prudent enough to keep an eye on our beverage....
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Healing therapy begins at Key Largo Yoga

Katharine Wheatley, better known as “Kat” to her students at Key Largo Yoga, treated the community to a free sound bowl healing session recently. The yogi, a...

That Chronic—ahem—Cough!

Since everyone is back to school this week, it’s worth reviewing how it usually goes, illness-wise. Everyone’s healthy for a few weeks after the start of school...

New shop in Marathon aims to introduce the beneficial side of CBD

Marathon has a new offering for residents who prefer the “natural” side of modern medicine. Meet Roger Haines, owner of Serenity CBD and E-liquids. A self-described “businessman...

E-Cigarettes and Youth – The Devil We Don’t Know

If you’ve been out and about as I have, you’re likely used to seeing them everywhere. All shapes and sizes, clouds of mist emanating from them. And...

Boy gets wish granted at DPMMR

Thirteen-year-old Alex Landskroener had a wish to swim with dolphins. Thanks to Kids Wish Network and Dolphins Plus Marine Mammal Responder, the Michigan boy, who has a...

The Cost of Diabetes – Drugs in District 26 some of most expensive

The House of Representatives’ Committee on Oversight and Reform released a report in late June, detailing the inordinate cost of diabetes drugs for Americans — in particular,...

FWC encourages homeowners to kill green iguanas

The public perception of the green iguana has gone from oddity to nuisance to invasive exotic. And the Florida Wildlife Commission (FWC) is urging the public, in...

Seaweed Smells Like Trouble Record – Breaking Sargassum Drifts Threaten Public Health, Tourism and...

by Reda Wigle In the past several weeks, a noxious smell emanating from the beaches of the Keys has kept swimmers, sun seekers and nature lovers away from the...

LGBT – Where We Are Now

We are residents of a city of celebrations. This week, two prominent subgroups have reason to be jubilant. Our kids have another year of schooling under their...