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lipstick beauty make up

lipstick beauty make up

Think twice about sharing lipstick with your girlfriends. Bacteria, germs and other viral diseases can be easily transferred via gloss or lipstick.

November 02, 2014 12:00 am
Road to recovery: Stroke Camp helps survivors with healing process

Road to recovery: Stroke Camp helps survivors with healing process

Roger Lee, a retired financial adviser, was making plans to enjoy the waning days of summer with a fly-fishing trip, along with his wife, Jacque, and friends.

October 08, 2014 6:00 am Photos

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Roger Lee high step

Roger Lee high step

Roger Lee and Mountain Land Physical Therapy’s Alex Gaglia and John Zakrzewski work on stepping over obstacles.

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Roger Lee walking

Roger Lee walking

Physical Therapist John Zakrzewski helps Roger Lee work on walking over a uneven surface at Mountain Land Physical Therapy. Lee and his wife attended a camp put on by St. Vincent Healthcare to help stroke survivors and their caregivers.

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Roger and Jacque Lee

Roger and Jacque Lee

Roger Lee and his wife, Jacque, talk about Roger’s recovery from a stroke. The couple attended Stroke Camp last year, and both speak of the camp experience and the staff only in superlatives.

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Roger Lee balance

Roger Lee balance

Physical Therapist John Zakrzewski, left, helps Roger Lee work on his balance at Mountain Land Physical Therapy. Lee and his wife, Jacque, were happy to attend a Stroke Camp which gives survivors and caregivers an opportunity for social interaction while providing tools on how to reintegrate…

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Roger Lee weight sled

Roger Lee weight sled

Roger Lee, left, pushes a weight sled at Mountain Land Physical Therapy with the guidance of physical therapist John Zakrzewski.

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Roger Lee works on his leg strength

Roger Lee works on his leg strength

Roger Lee works on his leg strength at Mountain Land Physical Therapy. Lee had a stroke in 2012, and continues to work to regain his speech and mobility.

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George F. Will: Public health campaigns promote benefits of prudence

WASHINGTON — In September 1958, a future columnist, then 17, was unpacking as a college freshman when upperclassmen hired by tobacco companies knocked on his dormitory door, distributing free mini-packs of cigarettes. He and many other aspiring sophisticates became smokers. Six years later —…

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Gazette opinion: Telemedicine law saves patients time, money

If you were ill and your personal physician advised consulting a medical specialist about your diagnosis, would you choose:

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Camp to help stroke survivors cope with lingering disabilities

Camp to help stroke survivors cope with lingering disabilities

As a registered nurse, Sharon Overcast spent 30 years caring for stroke patients.

June 16, 2013 12:05 am Photos

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Marylee Nunley

Marylee Nunley

Marylee Nunley

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John Nunley

John Nunley

John Nunley

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Men: Apply good advice to your own health care

The old saying that “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure” is generally good advice to follow.

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Bighaus: Bailey already setting sights on State Am 4-peat

Bighaus: Bailey already setting sights on State Am 4-peat

With his three-peat at the Montana State Men’s Amateur logged in the record books, Laurel golfer Nathan Bailey still has plenty to look forward to next summer.

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Billings Clinic receives Get With The Guidelines award

Billings Clinic has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement award. This recognizes Billings Clinic’s commitment and success in implementing excellent care for stroke patients according to evidence-base…

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Mourners remember Natrona County firefighter

Mourners remember Natrona County firefighter

CASPER, Wyo. -- The fire engine carrying Adam Longo's casket arrived first.

April 25, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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Natrona County firefighter dies following stroke

CASPER, Wyo. — A firefighter who suffered a massive stroke on his way to a grass fire in Natrona County has died.

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Officials: Casper firefighter suffered stroke

CASPER, Wyo. -- The Natrona County firefighter hospitalized during a grass fire Thursday afternoon suffered a massive stroke, county Fire Investigator Dave Baker said Friday.

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Kalispell doc, brother explore essence of the human heart in acclaimed book

Kalispell doc, brother explore essence of the human heart in acclaimed book

KALISPELL —The poets christened it the seat of the soul and Hallmark casts it into candy boxes, and yet the heart is mostly just a sophisticated pump, an indispensable utility providing the most vital commodity of all.

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