How Prepared Are You?

National Preparedness Month Each September we recognize National Preparedness Month.  I was reminded of this when my granddaughter told me over the weekend that her school held a “lockdown” drill this past week. We wish it were a time when all we had to worry about in NC were hurricanes. Disasters come in many forms. …

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Baked, Sweet, or Couch???

Baked or sweet are a yes, but couch is a no! Don’t be a couch potato! We are constantly hearing about the obesity rate n the US. While being overweight can be drastically dangerous, being a couch potato may be even worse. A study from the University of Cambridge found that lack of exercise might …

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RecipeCorner – Garlic Lemon and Parmesan Oven Roasted Zucchini

Time to eat your veggies! Garlic Lemon and Parmesan Oven Roasted Zucchini Ingredients 6 medium zucchini 2 tablespoons olive oil Zest of 1 small lemon (1 teaspoon) 2 cloves garlic, finely minced 3/4 cup finely shredded parmesan cheese salt & pepper to taste Directions Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Line a rimmed cookie sheet with aluminum …

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Are plastic shopping bags taking over your home?

Recycle? Return? Reuse?  We all shop and unless we remember to take our own shopping bags we can end up with a huge pile of plastic shopping bags at home. Below are some tips for reuse, recycle, and cutting back on this accumulation. Plastic bags can take up to a thousand years to decompose and …

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Water, the Free Rx

10 Benefits of Drinking Water – Water can do wonders for your body. Boosts Immune System Water can result in a properly functioning immune system. It works to remove toxins from the body, so drinking more of it could help prevent toxins from building up and having a negative impact on your immune system. Water will …

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Shock – Be Prepared

Although the traditional hallmark of shock is hypotension (where the systolic blood pressure is less than 90 mmHg) this can be a late or misleading sign and is considered a medical emergency. It is therefore critical that other signs and symptoms are identified early by frequent observations to detect a patient’s deteriorating state and respond before …

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Don’t Let the Bugs Bite Insect Repellent

Ready to get bugs to stop bothering you but don’t want to use chemicals (DEET) on your body? Try this natural Bug Repellent version. Ingredients 1 small (2-oz) brown or blue glass spray bottle 1 small funnel or mixing cup with pour spout Jojoba oil vegetable glycerin witch hazel 5 drops lemon tea tree essential …

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Is Nationalhcs Changing? You Bet!!

On March 4, 2018 National Health Care Solutions, LLC (Nationalhcs) and our sister company Professional Nursing Solutions, LLC (PNS) merged to become one company operating under the Nationalhcs name. Are we changing? You bet! Nationalhcs is adding new jobs and clients every day. From applications to inquiries, to company documents…..our website has everything you need. …

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RecipeCorner – Good Anytime Summer Bean Salad

The weather is getting hotter and we don’t really want to fire up the oven. Use this bean salad as a side dish, or the main meal. Quick, simple, and delicious! Although this recipe uses red kidney beans, lima beans, black beans, and chickpeas you can certainly substitute and use your favorites!    Summer Bean …

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