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GUEST COLUMN: Five Star Urgent Care explains fact, fiction around nasal congestion

Find out which treatments are helpful or harmful

Five Star Urgent Care explains the truth behind nasal congestion symptoms that arise during the frigid winter season.

Marcellus Free Library has plenty of events this weekend

Library celebrates 'Go Red Day'

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Camillus resident appointed to Loretto

Farneti appointed chief nursing officer

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Snakeoil Glassworks, Blowin' Red Feb. 6

Local artisan to hold fundraiser for American Heart Association

Marcellus parks department programs

Marcellus parks department keeps people busy this winter

Welch Allyn acquires Hubble Telemedical

Acquisition will help combat diabetic retinopathy

Add health to the new year

Steps to be heart healthier

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Polar bear plunge fast approaching

Prepare to take the icy plunge

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Pajamarama party

Paige’s Butterfly Run asks schools, businesses to wear PJs to help kids with cancer

One of the perks of being sick as a child is getting to curl up on the couch in your pajamas for a day of rest and bad television. But when all you ever get to wear is pajamas and you live under a cloud of doubt about your future and your prognosis — like if you’re facing pediatric cancer — the idea of the simple wardrobe loses a lot of its luster. To support those kids at Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital’s Dr. William J. Waters Center for Children’s Cancers and Blood Disorders, Paige’s Butterfly Run is asking community members to wear their pajamas in honor of the kids that have to do so.

Winter blast on its way

YMCA prepares for winter fun

Health department offers tips to prevent cervical cancer

Did you know that over half of all cervical cancer cases occur in women who have rarely or never been screened for the disease? In fact, 4,000 U.S. women die annually of cervical cancer. Screening can prevent cervical cancer or find it early when it’s easier to treat.

GUEST COLUMN: Add exercise to your new year

You’re making a pledge to get healthier this New Year. You found your sneakers and dusted off the treadmill you were using as a closet. Your yoga pants are no longer just a fashion choice — they are ready to do actual yoga. Now you’ve got to find the time in your day — 30 minutes minimum for heart health — to get physically active. The American Heart Association says there are plenty of easy, no-cost ways to do it.

Residents have mixed feelings on ‘Ash for Trash’

About 50 people crowded into the Van Buren Town Hall to share their opinions on the proposed “Ash for Trash” waste management partnership between Onondaga and Cortland counties Jan. 6.

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Camillus woman battles misunderstood illness

McCastor wants other to know they are not aloine

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Soccer teams fight cancer

J-E soccer teams don pink for cancer awareness

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