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AlabamaPioneers.com

Committee of Health declared the great cholera epidemic was over. At least 8,423 people died in St. Louis but countless others died along the Missouri River Valley to the west. more

Jul 28, 2017 12:13 PM Missouri History

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Pexels

Ticks are the bane of Missouri summers. They bite with abandon, leaving itch and irritation in their wake. Worse, they carry a multitude of diseases. Knowing the symptoms and simple prevention methods will keep you hiking healthy all summer. more

Jun 29, 2017 1:53 PM Life

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Courtesy of Heartland Canines For Veterans

This Joplin Group Gets Service Dogs For Veterans With PTSD

Heartland Canines for Veterans is a Joplin-based not-for-profit organization that provides service dogs to veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder and other disabilities at no cost to the veteran. more

Apr 5, 2017 12:47 PM MO!

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Courtesy of Siphiwe Baleka

Fitness coach Siphiwe Baleka created a fitness program for a unique group of Americans who don't get many chances to exercise: long haul truck drivers. more

Mar 15, 2017 1:11 PM Life

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Harry Katz

Putting the Hell Back in Health

Missouri Musings columnist Ron Marr chews over the meaning of personal health, and tries out a couple of different at-home exercise machines with mixed results. more

Nov 17, 2016 9:08 PM Musings by Ron Marr

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