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Home Remedies for Mange

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"Get outta here, ya mangey mutt!", I think I heard this in some cartoon as a child. I never really thought that MY dog would get mange. I had also mentally categorized mange with polio and measles; as if it were an ailment of which would never crop up in my vaccinated, disinfected world....

Can bike-sharing services take cars off the road?

If you have to travel a short distance in a city — to run an errand or meet a friend for a drink — how do you get there? In America, at least, your answer is probably not “ride a bike.” “I think our biggest competitor is the culture of biking that is nonexistent right...

The Most Amazing Mountain Biking Trails in the USA

IMBA returned to its roots when selecting this year’s crop of designated “Epic” trails. The popular program began a decade ago as a way to recognize the country’s best and most adventurous rides—trails like Big Boulder in Downieville, California and the Womble in Hot Springs, Arkansas.Since then the Epics have grown in scope to...

Multiple studies find that yoga can reduce the symptoms of depression

Yoga is a practice that has long been associated with a relaxed body and mind. New studies have suggested that yoga may help relieve the symptoms of depressions as well, especially when utilized as a complement to traditional therapy. These studies were presented at the 125th Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association (APA)...

Losing Weight Is Just The First Part Of Your Fitness Journey. The Second Leg Starts Now

There’s no greater feeling than finally shedding all those excess pounds. For many people, however, losing the weight is the easy part—keeping it off is the real challenge.The key here is to avoid being too complacent with your achievements, or you’ll just regain all that weight you lost. Luckily, there are a few things...