Life

Off-Duty Sheriff Deputy Heroically Saves Three Month Old Infant

We wanted to give a special thank you to Marion County Sheriff K9 Deputy Jeremie Nix. Because of his training and quick thinking was able to save the life of a 3-month baby Wednesday night. According to the Sheriff's Office, Deputy Nix had just completed his shift and driving his marked car home...
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How To Tell If Your iPhone Has Been Slowed Down Due To Its Battery

If you think your older iPhone isn't as spy as it once was, you're right! Apple unveiled that it intentionally slows down the processing speed of your phone based on the condition and age of its battery. Apple says it is needed to smooth out the power draw on the batteries to prevent them from...
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Early Retirement Shown To Shorten Your Life

Apparently working yourself to death is the exact opposite of what happens. Data collected by the U.S. Census found that people who choose early retirement had a 20% higher mortality risk than those who stay in the workforce longer. Those who retired at 62 appeared to shorten their life expectancy...
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Owning A Dog May Be The Key To Living Longer

A pet can add so much joy to your life and owning a dog, especially if you are single, may actually help you live longer! The study tracked 3.4 million single Swedes in middle age for 12 years and what they found is that dog owners who lived alone were 11% less likely to die of heart disease and a...
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Lyrics for Life: A Night of Making Music Matter!

Rich & Carissa Blaser presents Lyrics for Life: A Night of Making Music Matter! Enjoy cocktails and heavy hors d'oeuvres as you browse a star-studded silent auction, featuring items from some of the music industry's biggest names. After delicious cuisine from Blue Water Bay, you’ll experience...
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Insurance Comapny Offers Discounted Smart Watch In Exchange For Living Healthy

There's more than one way to get an Apple Watch. While the latest Apple smart watch cost $329, one insurance company is offering the latest smart watch for just $25. John Hancock Insurance is offering all Vitality life insurance policy holders (including newcomers) an Apple Watch Series 3 or Fitbit...
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Housework Can Prolong Your Life By A Third

It would seem that you the constant cleaning of your house is killing you, it turns out that housework may actually prolonging your life. When researchers tracked over 130,000 people in 17 countries they found those who did any kind of exercise for 20 minutes cut their risk of early death by 31%...
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Your Friends Don't Have It Better Than You

Although we think our friends have a more social circle than us, perception is not necessarily reality. Researchers questioned 400 college freshmen and found 55% assumed other students had more friends than they did, but just 26% believed they had more friends than the average classmate. On average...
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Positive Thinking Linked To A Longer Life

It may be time to try seeing the glass as half full, even if you aren't in the best of health. According to Stanford University, people who view themselves as less healthy than others are at risk of suffering a premature death; no matter how active they actually are. This is the result of analyzing...
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This Is What Science Says Is The Key To A Good Night's Sleep

You toss, you turn! You even get out of bed and read. There are dozens of ways you try to get a good night's sleep but it now appears science has gotten to the bottom of getting a solid night's sleep. The secret is having something worth getting out of bed for the next day. A study published in the...
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