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If Every Food Had a Label…

by Freida Marie Crump

PooseyDigest_WPGreetings from Poosey.

I’m just taking a wild stab here, but I’m guessing that if you’re so dumb that you buy a huge bucket of buttered popcorn at the movie theatre, slathered with salt and fortified with every fat in the civilized world, and if you don’t realize this will hurt your diet, you’re also so dumb that you can’t read a label on the box

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Access II Helps Disabled Live Independently

Access II Independent Living Center is available to serve those living with disabilities by providing them with an opportunity to live more independently. Access II provides you with an in-home aide to assist with daily tasks so you can remain in your own home. If you are receiving MO HealthNet (Medicaid), have a significant physical disability, and are at least 18 years of age, you may qualify for the in-home

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Give the Gift of Health

by Janet Hackert, Regional Nutrition and Health Education Specialist University of Missouri Extension

As the holidays approach, this is a great time to start thinking about gifts for those we care about. What better gift than the gift of good health. Although no one can infuse into another’s life the guarantee of good health, we can encourage one another toward healthier choices.

Physical Activity

One way to show we care

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GHCAA Clinic for Women

Green Hills Community Action Agency Women’s Health Clinic has openings in Trenton (1506 Oklahoma Ave.) on Jan. 2, 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.; Jan. 7, 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1 to 5 p.m.; and Jan. 10, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Call 660-359-2855 to schedule an appointment. The GHCAA Women’s Health Services Program offers exams, testing, and education to anyone in need

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Flu Vaccine Still Available

The Daviess County Health Department still has flu vaccine available. We have a walk-in clinic every Tuesday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. with no appointment necessary. If you cannot come on a Tuesday we will be happy to set you up with an appointment with a nurse on another day that is convenient for you.

Flu vaccine is recommended for everyone starting at the age of six months. We

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Daviess County Courthouse News

Your Right to Know: The following is information released from the Daviess County Courthouse on Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014.

Daviess County Commission

The commissioners will meet on Nov. 26, and the minutes will appear in next week’s edition.

Circuit Court

In a change of venue case heard in Livingston County on Nov. 18, Cole Froman of Gallatin plead guilty to DWI, alcohol, class B misdemeanor and was fined $350. He

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CWF Chicken Dinner and Bazaar December 6

Lucille Bruce, 90, hand-painted 20 Biblical/Christian themed squares and Marge Hennen pieced this unique quilt now on display at the First Christian Church on Hwy. 13 south of Gallatin. Be sure to buy a ticket to win this one-of-a-kind design. Drop by the church to see the quilt or call 660-663-3415 for information. [Staff Photo/TLH]

The 102nd Annual CWF Chicken Dinner & Bazaar will be held from 11 a.m.

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Support Provided for Moms: Good Health Starts with Nursing

Breastfeeding is on the rise in Missouri and nationwide. In fact, Daviess County is a leader in breastfeeding and has one of the highest breastfeeding rates in the state. Breastfeeding is a very important start to a healthy life, which is why many mothers are now choosing to give their children breast milk, the best possible nutrition available for infants.

Breastfeeding is free, easy and takes no preparation to make.

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Capitol Perspectives: Politically Correct Speech

by Phill Brooks

This football season, when sports reporters confront the question of what to call the Washington Redskins, they’ll experience a conundrum we government reporters have been facing for decades.

It is the conflict between accurate speech versus politically correct speech.

For example, what term should we use to describe the federal health care law that has generated so much controversy? Is it “Obamacare,” the term critics coined to

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