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YMCA seeks input as expansion plans

YMCA seeks input as expansion plans

Inching toward a final plan has taken years, but the Betty J. Pullum YMCA is now less than eight weeks away from putting to paper a finalized expansion layout. YMCA members and employees attended the first of three public input meetings Saturday to give what could be final public comments on the expansion plan. Read […]

Warning signs of a heart attack

Warning signs of a heart attack

Do you take care of your heart? February is American Heart Month, and it’s a good time to learn more about the warning signs your body will send if you’re at risk of a heart attack. Read the full article in the Feb. 22 issue of Navarre Press. Visit www.navarrepress.com/subscribe to view subscription options. Sign […]

Should you get a prostate screening test?

Should you get a prostate screening test?

Prostate cancer, which affects 11.6 percent of men in the United States at some point in their lives, has actually shown a drop in the number of cases by an average of 5.8 percent each year over the last 10 years. Death rates also have been falling, 3.4 percent on average each year, according to […]

Seminar highlights importance of exercise for older adults

Seminar highlights importance of exercise for older adults

More than half of all adults are not meeting the recommended requirements for daily physical activity. That issue becomes a bigger concern for older adults, who are suffering a bone loss of 3-5 percent each year once they hit the age of 55. Sometimes it’s the craziness of life in general that gets in the […]