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Important to know difference between Heat Stroke and Exhaustion Getty Images
Important to know difference between Heat Stroke and Exhaustion Getty Images
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Know Difference Between Heat Exhaustion and Heat Stroke

Especially with temps climbing into triple digits, you need to know the signs your body is getting too hot. Many of us have children who play sports in the spring and summer, and it's important to safeguard them.  Even doing yard work, we can be prone.

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FitBit, law firm, tussle in court (Getty Images)
FitBit, law firm, tussle in court (Getty Images)
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How Accurate Are FitBit Heart Rate Trackers? Study Claims Issues

There's already been a class action lawsuit filed against the company that makes the popular FitBit Heart Rate trackers, claiming they're inaccurate in calculating heart rates of consumers who wear them. The FitBit is designed to allow the wearer to see what their heart rate is throughout the day during various activities, with hopes of helping them boost physical activity and becoming healthier.

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Washington State AG considering legal action over sickened Hanford workers (KNDU-TV Department of Energy)
Washington State AG considering legal action over sickened Hanford workers (KNDU-TV Department of Energy)
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Washington State AG Considering Legal Action Over ‘Sickened’ Hanford Workers

With the number of Hanford workers being evaluated for a variety of symptoms and potential ailments due to smelling odors and fumes in the Tank Farm area now at 33, Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson is considering new legal action vs. the federal government.

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Despite regular vacuuming, THIS is what Zerorez pulled out of our carpet...lots of them!  (Townsquare Media)
Despite regular vacuuming, THIS is what Zerorez pulled out of our carpet...lots of them! (Townsquare Media)
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Here’s Why YOU Need Zerorez For YOUR Carpets! [VIDEOS]

As we all know, spring means increased traffic that's in and out, including pets, guests, sports teams etc.  Your floors and carpet get worse than they were in the winter. But you might not know, dirty carpets aren't good for  your health. IF ONLY you knew what was really in your carpet, you would call Zerorez TODAY!

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Oregon insurance companies post losses in 2015 (Getty Images)
Oregon insurance companies post losses in 2015 (Getty Images)
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Oregon Health Insurers Blame ‘Sick’ People for Losing Millions in 2015

Although a volatile health insurance market is partly to blame, from the turmoil caused by the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare), most insurers say it's because people just got sick more often.

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Death with Dignity numbers up slightly in Washington state
Death with Dignity numbers up slightly in Washington state (Photo by China Photos/Getty Images)
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Death With Dignity In WA Sees Slight Increase in 2014

In 2009 Washington voters approved what was called the "Death with Dignity" initiative, legalizing physician- assisted suicide in Washington state. Since then a total of 726 adults have chosen to end their lives with a physician-prescribed dose of lethal medication. The 2014 numbers show a slight increase over 2013.

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Sean Gallup
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See the Health Benefits of Local Peaches!

Peaches offer a low calorie treat. They are so sweet that you don’t need any other sweetener and if you pick the right peach, one that has firm skin with just a bit of softness all around, you will indulge willfully instead of that sugary treat you might have picked...

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Top 10 Health Apps You Need Now

If you're struggling with getting in shape you may need some extra help. May I recommend an app? Here are 10 you should download:

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Ethan Miller, Getty Images
Ethan Miller, Getty Images
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4 Best Fitness Trackers for Sale — You Need One This Summer

I know a guy who's lost almost 60 pounds and he attributes it all to his fitness tracker. They tell you heart rate, count your steps -- even critique your sleep patterns! I did some research and found the four best trackers for you to shop:

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Zerorez gets all the gunk out!
Zerorez gets all the gunk out! (Newstalk 870 image)
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Summer is Coming – Time to Get Carpets Clean with Zerorez! [VIDEOS]

Think back to the last time you shampooed your carpets.  FUN!  Now, there's a better way, and it's faster, cleaner and less messy.

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